Executive Vice President, Administration & Operations
Jon Hookstratten is Executive Vice President of Administration & Operations for Sony Pictures Entertainment. He is responsible for the coordination of SPE’s day-to-day operations as well as the development and implementation of SPE’s business strategies, corporately and within the lines of business.
A lawyer by trade, and with over 25 years of experience in the industry, Jon has worked with some of the largest businesses in the entertainment space, and has held leadership roles in distribution, business affairs, human resources and other critical business functions.
Jon most recently served as EVP, Broadcast Distribution, at Fox Networks Group. There he oversaw relationships with station owners, general managers, programming departments, and sales organizations for all 207 company-affiliated stations, and drove extensive growth over a five-year period. Prior to that, Jon was EVP, Network Distribution for Fox Broadcasting Company, EVP Administration and Operations for NBCUniversal, and Senior Vice President of Business Affairs at Eyemark Entertainment, a division of CBS Corporation. Earlier in his career, as a lawyer at Hookstratten and Hookstratten, Jon represented and advised on-air talent and professional athletes, and oversaw business affairs for Johnny Carson’s production company.