ABOUT MEDIA PARTNERS
To be a leading producer & distributor of video-based learning products takes great leadership and collaborative teamwork. We enjoy the process of working together. And when you love what you do, it shows in your products. We hope you agree.
Media Partners' Commitment
We are a team committed to helping our customers build work environments where all employees feel respected, safe, and fully engaged.
We do this through award-winning films and learning content that are based on storytelling and data science. Our storytelling techniques engage learners so that the content sticks. We use data to continuously produce ever-more-compelling training that drives behavior change.
JOHN HANSEN, Chairman and CEO
Seven-time CEO with 20+ years of experience developing world class organizations that disrupt industries. Known for growing companies, increasing their value, and creating workplaces where employees are highly engaged, respectful, and intensely committed to company success. Currently Chairman and CEO of Media Partners. Lecturer at the UW Foster School of Business teaching Strategy and Entrepreneurship. Avid pilot, flight instructor, mountain climber and hiker. John Hansen LinkedIn Profile
TOM MUNRO, COO/CFO
Experienced CFO and COO across various industries, consumer and B2B, and a range of company sizes from startups to businesses with over 3000 employees. Strong finance background, including two IPOs and over 15 M&A transactions. Seasoned operations executive successful building teams, systems and processes to support rapid growth. Currently COO/CFO at Media Partners, leading Media Partners’ transformation of systems to accelerate the uptake of people skills training. Tom Munro LinkedIn Profile
MIKE MASTERS, CRO
Sales & Marketing leader with expertise increasing revenue, building brands and leading customer-focused innovation at companies such as Amazon, Concur and T-Mobile. Extensive experience in diverse environments from start-ups and large enterprises to B2B/B2C. Specific interest in building positive workplace cultures by empowering HR/L&D professionals. Currently Chief Revenue Officer at Media Partners responsible for Sales, Marketing, Customer Success. Mike Masters LinkedIn Profile
KAREN EDWARDS, VP of Marketing
Marketing executive with large company experience and startup / early stage expertise. Specialty in building brands, establishing thought leadership, and managing extensive digital demand generation programs. Known for building diverse teams with drive to execute marketing programs that make a difference to the business. Currently VP of Marketing at Media Partners, responsible for building digital marketing capabilities and programs to accelerate the adoption of people skills training. Karen Edwards LinkedIn Profile
TOM MATTHEWS, VP of Sales
Top performing Sales Executive with 15+ years’ experience supporting multiple sales channels with focus on increasing productivity, customer satisfaction and results. Expertise building successful sales organizations with skills in customer relationship management, negotiating, and pipeline management. Currently VP of Sales at Media Partners, responsible for building sales team that covers 26 different industries with an emphasis on bringing world class sales automation systems to the company. Tom Matthews LinkedIn Profile
MICHAEL BOND, Creative Director
Over 25 years in corporate training video market. Multi-talented creative director with experience as producer, director, editor, and graphic designer of premier films. Involved in creative development of Media Partners’ top selling programs. Known for combining high production value with compelling storytelling that result in superior content for the learning industry. Currently Creative Director of Media Partners, responsible for developing all company’s learning content. Michael Bond LinkedIn Profile
DAVID HANSEN, CTO
Technology, protocols, and software systems expert. Experienced technologist working on complex systems including satellite tracking software for the DoD Space Command, aircraft ground proximity warning systems, 1st-generation wireless data systems for billing and an extended tenure with broad development responsibilities at F5 Networks. Currently CTO of Media Partners with a focus on deploying the latest platform technology and new protocols. Accomplished ski instructor with wide ranging interests in outdoor activities. David Hansen LinkedIn Profile
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Media Partners Hires New CRO from AmazonDecember 4, 2019Media Partners Corporation, an award-winning producer of people skills training films and learning content, announced that Michael Masters joined the company as Chief Revenue Officer (CRO).Read More
Media Partners Best-Selling Respectful Workplace Training Captures 9th AwardNovember 14, 2019
Competitive MarCom Awards recognizes How Was Your Day? Getting Real About Bias, Inclusion, Harassment and Bullying with a Platinum Award. Media Partners’ best-selling respectful workplace training program has won an unprecedented 9 awards since its introduction.Read More
Sexual Harassment Prevention Training Solution wins 7th AwardNovember 13, 2019
Prestigious MarCom Awards honors Once & For All: Stopping Sexual Harassment at Work with Platinum Award. This award represents the 7th time Media Partners newest sexual harassment prevenetion program has won recognition for its educational and creative excellence.Read More
Once & For All: Stopping Sexual Harassment at Work Wins Videographer Award for ExcellenceAugust 29, 2019The Videographer Awards announced Media Partners’ latest training film, Once & For All: Stopping Sexual Harassment at Work, a winner in the 2019 international awards. Read More
“Once & For All: Stopping Sexual Harassment at Work” receives its 5th AwardMay 23, 2019
Once & For All: Stopping Sexual Harassment at Work has won the respected Award of Merit from The Accolade Global Film Competition. The award was given in the categories of industrial/technical/business training and educational/instructional training for excellent script writing, exceptional production quality and professional acting.Read More
The 40th Annual Telly Awards Recognizes “Once & For All: Stopping Sexual Harassment at Work”May 21, 2019“Once & For All: Stopping Sexual Harassment at Work received The Telly Award, one of the premier awards honoring video and television across all screens. With over 12,000 entries from around the world, Once & For All won a silver award in the category of Training for Corporate Use.Read More
Media Partners Honored as Stevie® Award Winner in 2019 American Business Awards®May 3, 2019
Media Partners was named the winner of a Silver Stevie® Award in the 17thAnnual American Business Awards® for its training video program “Once & For All: Stopping Sexual Harassment at Work”. The American Business Awards are the U.S.A.’s premier business awards program.Read More
“Once & For All: Stopping Sexual Harassment at Work” Winner of Platinum Hermes AwardApril 15, 2019
Hermes Creative Awards announces Media Partners’ program, “Once & For All: Stopping Sexual Harassment at Work” received its highest platinum 2019 award in the electronic media / interactive media – educational video category.Read More
“Once & For All: Stopping Sexual Harassment at Work” Wins Ava Digital Platinum AwardFebruary 1, 2019Ava Digital Awards announced Media Partners’ film, "Once & For All: Stopping Sexual Harassment" received its platinum award in the long form video training category.
Highest award honors creativity and production excellence in the field of training content
New Video Training Helps Organizations Move from #MeToo to #NotHereOctober 24, 2018
One year in the making, Media Partners releases major new production that goes beyond sexual harassment compliance to preventionRead More
Media Partners ranks in the Top 20 Online Training CompaniesSeptember 28, 2018High-quality, engaging content separates Media Partners from other Online Training Companies.Read More
“How Was Your Day? Getting Real about Bias, Inclusion, Harassment, and Bullying” Wins Videographer Award for ExcellenceSeptember 11, 2018
Training film wins Videographer Award, it’s 9th award for outstanding video and digital production.Read More
Media Partners’ “MANAGER MOMENTS: How to Build a High-Performing Team”, a 7 Part Micro-Learning Series, wins Accolade Award and Telly Award in recognition of video excellenceJuly 18, 2018Micro-learning series receives two prestigious awards, promoting the value of high-quality training films for modern learners.
“How Was Your Day? Getting Real about Bias, Inclusion, Harassment, and Bullying” Adds a Stevie® and a Telly to its Impressive Total of Eight AwardsJuly 15, 2018Training film wins a Stevie® and a Telly award, adding further to its recognition for high-quality, engaging training on harassment in the modern workplace.
MANAGER MOMENTS: How to Build a High-Performing Team Wins Hermes Creative Platinum AwardMay 25, 2018Latest Media Partners film takes home platinum Hermes Award!Read More
“How Was Your Day?” Getting Real about Bias, Inclusion, Harassment, and Bullying Wins 5th AwardMay 15, 2018
Film continues to shine in international competition winning the Hermes Creative Platinum AwardRead More
“How Was Your Day? Getting Real about Bias, Inclusion, Harassment, and Bullying” Wins Another AwardMay 14, 2018
Film earns 2018 New York Festivals® International TV & Film Award in the Instruction & Education CategoryRead More
Media Partners Wins Award in Accolade Global Film CompetitionApril 11, 2018Media Partners, a leading producer of premier people skills training films and learning content, has won two prestigious Awards of Excellence from The Accolade Global Film Competition.Read More
Media Partners Releases Micro-Learning Series for Strengthening TeamsApril 8, 2018
New video in popular series delivers practical wisdom to take team performance to a higher levelRead More
“How Was Your Day? Getting Real about Bias, Inclusion, Harassment, and Bullying” Wins Prestigious Ava Digital Platinum AwardFebruary 1, 2018
Ava Digital Awards today announced Media Partners’ film, “How Was Your Day?” received its highest platinum award in the long form video training category.Read More
Media Partners Releases New Training Film on Workplace Bias, Diversity, Harassment, and BullyingJuly 18, 2017"How Was Your Day?" is the newest release from Media Partners. This film highlights many issues that plague the modern workplace and how to solve them.Read More
Media Partners Announces An Exclusive Licensing Agreement With CRM Learning LPJanuary 1, 2017
This worldwide exclusive agreement brings together the libraries of two market-leaders in the business education industry to address the growing corporate video training market.Read More