Fred Boxa is a recognized digital strategist and operator with a 20-year track record of assisting Fortune 500 media, communications, and technology firms with transitioning to profitable digital businesses as well as assisting disruptive start-ups.
Fred is the Chief Operating Officer of Meridian Advisory Group, LLC (MAG), a premier boutique management consulting firm that focuses on the Digital Ecosystem, spanning content creators, aggregators, distributors, and supporting technologies. MAG serves c-suite clients and boards to drive rapid transformation and growth based on hands-on experience and deep technical insights from all MAG team members. MAG was previously recognized by Consulting magazine as one of its “Seven Small Jewels”, an annual award given to high-growth consulting firms.
Fred also serves as MAG’s Strategy Practice Leader, selling and overseeing engagements focused on cross-platform content distribution and monetization, advanced advertising, rapid product prototyping and development, technology partnering and negotiations, and content licensing and syndication. He has focused his career on identifying and applying the business implications of technology developments serving clients including Comcast/NBCUniversal, Condé Nast, Disney ABC, MGM Studios, Motorola, Saudi Telecom, Sony Pictures Television, Synacor, Time Inc., Tivo, Verizon, and Vonage. Prior to helping to found MAG, Fred served in senior consulting positions with IBB Consulting, Gartner, and IBM Global Services. He has an MBA in Strategic Management and Finance from Chicago Booth and graduated magna cum laude from Georgetown University with a BSFS in International Relations.