Executive Vice President
U.S. Business Affairs
Jeff Frost serves as executive vice president, U.S. business affairs for Sony Pictures Television (SPT). In this position, he oversees the studio's U.S. business affairs department, including day to day operations as well as strategic counsel on the company's network, cable and syndicated television productions. Frost manages SPT's negotiations between the studio and its partners at networks and production companies, talent, and other outside companies.
Frost joined SPT in 2008 from ABC Studios, where he most recently served as senior vice president, business affairs, managing and overseeing the operations of the business affairs team for the studio's traditional production arm as well as their digital media group. Frost joined ABC in 1997 as an attorney in the litigation department and beginning in 1999, held posts in the legal affairs and business affairs departments for the production company, Touchstone Television, through 2003, when he segued into ABC Cable Networks as senior vice president and head of legal affairs. He rejoined Touchstone Television in 2005 as senior vice president, leading the legal department before taking on his most recent role in business affairs.