Sam Toles

Vice President of Global Content Acquisitions and Business Development
Vimeo

Sam Toles is an 18-year veteran of the entertainment industry whose career began in theatrical marketing with New Line Cinema and Warner Brothers, followed by home entertainment marketing roles at Paramount Pictures and Rhino. In 2005, Sam joined FremantleMedia as Vice President of Business Development overseeing media licensing for their extensive stable of brands including American Idol, America’s Got Talent and The Price Is Right. Toles’ most recent position was with Gaiam Entertainment as their Vice President of Content Strategy, initially building out the company’s general entertainment portfolio for distribution. As that company switched its focus towards direct to consumer digital distribution, Sam successfully crafted the content plan for GaiamTV, a proprietary SVOD service focused on conscious media and lifestyle programming. He joins Vimeo as Vice President of Global Content Acquisitions and Business Development, focused on substantially expanding the content offerings and revenue growth for Vimeo On Demand.