Robert Watson is Senior Vice President– US Distribution at Castalia Communications Corp. He has significant experience in the U.S. telecommunications and media industries and extensive international programming knowledge. He has over 30 years of product management, marketing, and strategy development at AT&T and Time Warner Cable. As Time Warner Cable's VP of Programming and New Business Development in New York City, he managed contractual relationships covering over 600 channels of programming, including over 100 multicultural channels. He was also responsible for the creation of TWC's highly successful bilingual Hispanic product set and International language packages. He served on the Cable & Telecommunications Association for Marketing - New York Chapter board of directors, including two terms as its president. Mr. Watson holds a BA from Hope College and has completed professional development programs at Cornell University and the Cambridge Institute/MIT.