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Dayoung Kim

  • Distribution Manager
  • Camden, London, NW35DR, UK
  • 05/10/2021
Full time Content Distribution

Personal Summary

I am a 'vertically integrated' media professional with 12 years' experience, as a Manager of Content Sales and Distribution (Scripted and Unscripted) into global markets, including the US and Asia and as a TV Director and producer (in South Korea and Japan).

Work Experience

Global Distribution Senior Manager
Aug 2018 - Jul 2020 MBC PLUS

MBC PLUS is a Korean TV network company running five cable channels.

I led content sales and distribution (scripted and unscripted) to global platforms (Netflix, Direct TV, Daily Motion) and traditional TV networks in growth markets in the US and East Asia, regularly pitching original programs at global content markets (MipTV, Filmart, BCWW etc).

Branded content producer
Jan 2012 - Jul 2018 MBC Plus

I produced sponsored concerts and TV shows: developed and financed shows via sponsorship sales (selling in-show ads, and production placement) or new partnerships; negotiated legal contract terms, quality managed outputs, stakeholder management etc.

Apr 2009 - Sep 2010 CJ ENM JAPAN

CJ ENM JAPAN operates a cable TV channel and radio station in Japan. Mostly Korean tv-shows are programmed.

• Directed K-pop and K-drama shows (concert documentaries, entertainment news etc.).

Mar 2007 - Feb 2009 CJ ENM Korea

CJ ENM is the biggest South Korean entertainment and mass media company.

• Directed and produced TV shows and Music Awards


MA in International media business - business / London
Sep 2020 - Sep 2021 University of Westminster
BA in TV and Multimedia - TV and Multimedia
Mar 2002 - Feb 2007 Korea National University of Arts