Phyllis Ehrlich is Senior Vice President, Chief Client Solutions Officer for Time Warner Cable Media and one of the senior executives responsible for driving more than one billion in annual advertising revenue for the company. Specifically, she leads the integrated marketing organization dedicated to defining and creating new, innovative ways to serve Time Warner Cable Media’s more than 25,000 clients in 50 markets across the country.
Prior to joining Time Warner Cable, Ms. Ehrlich was a senior member of the entrepreneurial management team of BrightLine iTV, specialists in creating measurable, interactive TV programs for top marketers. As Senior Vice President of Business Development, she generated new business and added Fortune 500 companies, including Kellogg’s and GlaxoSmithKline, to BrightLine’s client roster.
Before BrightLine iTV, Ms. Ehrlich spent 11 years rising through the executive ranks at Turner Broadcasting. As Senior Vice President of Cartoon Network Ad Sales Promotions & Marketing, she forged deep and lasting partnerships with premium brands and contributed to more than 80% of Cartoon Network/Adult Swim’s annual revenues of $500 million. Through these partnerships, she also help generated more than $25 million per year in marketing value.
In her earlier career, Ms. Ehrlich was recruited by The Walt Disney Company to serve as Editor-in-Chief of Disney Adventures magazine and was subsequently named Editorial Director of Disney’s Kids Magazine group. She was also a key member of the launch team and first Editorial Director for Cahners Publishing’s Healthy Kids Division, where she created Healthy Kids magazines and The Healthy Kids TV Show, the first of their kind dedicated to children’s health and in association with The American Academy of Pediatrics.
Ms. Ehrlich is most proud and passionate about shaping the lives of young people who will become our future leaders. She serves as a member of the Board of Directors of the Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB) Education Foundation, focused on championing IAB’s iDiverse initiative, and as a mentor and member of the 2015-16 Board of Directors for Advertising Women of New York. She is an alumna of the Harvard Business School Cable Executive Management Program and the Betsy Magness Leadership Institute. She is also an Adjunct Instructor of Integrated Marketing in the graduate program at NYU-SPS and a Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) Certified Practitioner.
Ms. Ehrlich and her husband established The Phyllis & Joel Ehrlich Foundation, which supports charitable organizations that celebrate and elevate the mind, body, and spirit. The Foundation seeks to promote “human harmony” and initiatives dedicated to the arts, education, wellness and spiritual growth.
Time Warner Cable is among the largest providers of video, high-speed data and voice services in the U.S., connecting 16 million customers to entertainment, information and each other.