Meet Steven Haft -
Steven Haft

Steven Haft

Head of Global Partnerships Consensys


Steven is presently Head of Global Partnerships at CONSENSYS, Steven Haft ran innovation at TIME, Strategy at AOL $1.2B Ad Sales, produced DEAD POETS, EMMA and MADtv, is a Fellow at Prof Clay Cristensen's Disruptor Foundation, Advisor to the largest blockchain lab in the USA and has been leading figure in media, digital innovation, and civic affairs.

Digital exec for 18 years, in ‘17 Haft left as SVP Innovation at TIME, the largest publisher in the US (PEOPLE, FORTUNE, SPORTS ILLUSTRATED). He is currently Head of Global Partnerships for CONSENSYS, as well as Advisor to start-ups in ad-tech, video, blockchain and media ventures - EIR at Vaudeville Ventures.

Before TIME, Steven Haft built Indy works management consultancy. Haft’s clients there included Edelman, AOL Inc, Learning Annex, Airmedia ( Beijing), Paley Center, Viacom, PBS, TVplus, Comcast, College Television Network, and Burson-Marsteller. An attorney, Haft has lectured at Columbia and NYU, Beijing Film Academy, CES, and DLD.

In 2000 Steven Haft joined AOL, initially Head of Programming of AOLtv and later as VP/Chief Strategy Officer of $1.2B Ad Sales Group. Prior to AOL, Steven ran Haft Entertainment, generating 8 Academy Award nominations; BAFTA, Cesar, Donatello and, for television, 8 Emmy nominations and the Peabody. Producer Dead Poets, EMMA, others; from 1995-09 Co-EP 300 episodes MADtv, also tv films such as Pirates of Silicon Valley. HAFT Entertainment films/tv generated revenues over $500M.

Steven Haft started in public policy on the staff of The Mayor of New York. Carter President advance. He was Co-Founder of Earth Day. Haft is a Member of US and UK Motion Picture Academies and Trustee (Emeritus) of Sundance and Soros Documentary Fund. Bloomberg appointee to Brooklyn Navy Yard Corporation. Board of Dir.- Blockchain Social Impact Coalition and The Presidential Scholars Foundation.

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