Chief Revenue Officer and EVP, Strategy, Business Development and Partnerships
As Chief Revenue Officer and Executive Vice President of Strategy, Business Development & Partnerships, Bill Goodwyn oversees all revenue-generating strategy and execution worldwide for CuriosityStream. Goodwyn’s oversight encompasses global distribution including sales, marketing and partner channel teams, sponsorship, advertising and business development.
Goodwyn is a 30-year veteran of Discovery, Inc., and has served in numerous executive leadership roles in digital media, television, and digital education. He also currently holds the post of Vice Chairman of Discovery Education and was formerly President and CEO where he built the #1 digital ed-tech platform reaching over 4M educators and 50M students and transformed the company into a global leader in digital education.
During his earlier tenure with Discovery, Goodwyn led all sales, marketing and content distribution activity across Discovery’s U.S. content portfolio encompassing digital media and more than 13 television networks. Building and leading the #1 ranked sales and marketing team in cable television, Goodwyn spearheaded record-breaking distribution growth for each of the company’s television channels and digital media extensions.
Among his many honors, Goodwyn was inducted into the Broadcasting and Cable Hall of Fame in 2013 and the North Carolina Media and Journalism Hall of Fame in 2011. He is also a recipient of the National Cable and Television Association’s highest honor, the Vanguard Award.
Goodwyn holds a B.A. degree in Journalism and Communications from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.