Wendi Murdoch

Co-Chief Executive Officer at Big Feet Productions

Wendi Murdoch

Wendi Murdoch

Co-Chief Executive Officer at Big Feet Productions

Overview
Career Highlights

Big Feet Productions
Art.sy, Inc.

RelSci Relationships

469

Number of Boards

4

Birthday

12/08/1968

Age

49

Number of Awards

1

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Founder at Art.sy, Inc.

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Co-Founder, President & Chief Operating Officer at Art.sy, Inc.

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Executive Chairman at News Corp.

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Founder at Diane von Furstenberg Studio LP

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Assistant to the President & Adviser at Executive Office of the President Under Donald Trump

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Managing Director, Beijing at HarbourVest Partners LLC

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Founder at Thrive Global Holdings, Inc.

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Managing Partner at Catterton Management Co. LLC

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Co-Founder at Oscar Health Agency, Inc.

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Chairman & Chief Executive Officer at Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc.

Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. is a media company, which engages in television broadcasting and film production. It operates through the following segments: Cable Network Programming; Television; Filmed Entertainment; Direct Broadcast Satellite Television, and Other Corporate and Eliminations. The Cable Network Programming segment consists of the production and licensing of programming distributed through cable television systems and direct broadcast satellite operators. The Television segment offers broadcasting of network programming. The Filmed Entertainment offers production and acquisition of live-action and animated motion pictures for distribution and licensing in entertainment media. The Direct Broadcast Satellite Television segment involves in the distribution of basic and premium programming services via satellite and broadband directly to subscribers. The Other, Corporate and Eliminations segment comprises of corporate overhead and eliminations. The company was founded in 1979 and is headquartered in New York, NY.

Ex-Spouse
Executive Chairman at News Corp.

News Corp. engages in the creation and distribution of media, news, education and information services. It operates through the following segments: News & Information Services, Book Publishing, Digital Real Estate Services, Cable Network Programming, and Other. The News and Information Services segment consists of Dow Jones, News Corp Australia, News UK, the New York Post, and News America Marketing. The Book Publishing segment publishes and distributed consumer books in print, digital, and audio formats through HarperCollins Publishers. The Digital Real Estate Services segment consists of REA Group Limited; Move, Inc. and DIAKRIT International Limited. The Cable Network Programming segment provides sports programming through FOX SPORTS Australia. The Other segment comprises of general corporate overhead expenses, corporate strategy and creative group, and costs related to the U.K. Newspaper Matters. The company was founded on December 11, 2012 and is headquartered in New York, NY.

Education
MBA

The Yale School of Management is the graduate business school of Yale University and is located on Hillhouse Avenue in New Haven, Connecticut, United States. The School awards the Master of Business Administration (MBA), Master of Advanced Management (MAM), and Ph.D. degrees. As of April 2012, 475 students were enrolled in its MBA program, 33 in the MBA for Executives program, and 33 in the PhD program.

BA in Economics

California State University, Northridge is a vibrant, diverse university community of 38,310 students and more than 4,000 faculty and staff, sited on a 356-acre campus in the heart of Los Angeles' San Fernando Valley. As you explore the university's web site, you will find ample evidence of Cal State Northridge's commitment to the educational and professional goals of students, and its extensive service to the community.

Career History
Co-Chief Executive Officer
Current
Co-Founder
Prior

Artsy’s mission is to make all the world’s art accessible to anyone with an Internet connection. We are an online platform for discovering, discussing, and collecting art. Our growing collection comprises 50,000+ artworks by 11,000+ artists from leading galleries, museums, private collections, foundations, and artists’ estates spanning diverse cultures and time periods. Artsy provides one of the largest collections of contemporary art available online.

Vice President
Prior

Star TV based in Hong Kong is one of the largest broadcast media companies in Asia and part of News Corporation.

Boards & Committees
Board Member
Current

Artsy’s mission is to make all the world’s art accessible to anyone with an Internet connection. We are an online platform for discovering, discussing, and collecting art. Our growing collection comprises 50,000+ artworks by 11,000+ artists from leading galleries, museums, private collections, foundations, and artists’ estates spanning diverse cultures and time periods. Artsy provides one of the largest collections of contemporary art available online.

Member, Board of Trustees
Prior - 2015

AFI is America's promise to preserve the history of the motion picture, to honor the artists and their work and to educate the next generation of storytellers. AFI provides leadership in film, television and digital media and is dedicated to initiatives that engage the past, the present and the future of the moving image arts. Become an AFI Member today and play your part in American film! As a non-profit educational and cultural organization, AFI relies on the generous financial support from moving arts enthusiasts like you to provide funding for its programs and initiatives. AFI preserves the legacy of America's film heritage for future generations through the AFI Archive, comprised of rare footage from across the history of the moving image and the AFI Catalog of Feature Films, an authoritative record of American films from 1893 to the present. AFI honors the artists and their work through a variety of annual programs and special events, including the AFI Life Achievement Award and AFI Awards. Celebrating its 41st year in 2013, the AFI Life Achievement Award has remained the highest honor for a career in film while AFI Awards, the Institute's almanac for the 21st century, honors the most outstanding motion pictures and television programs of the year. AFI's 100 Years...100 Movies television events and movie reference lists have introduced and reintroduced classic American movies to millions of film lovers. And as the largest nonprofit exhibitor in the United States, AFI offers film enthusiasts a variety of events throughout the year, including AFI Fest presented by Audi, the Institute's annual year-end celebration of artistic excellence in cinema; AFI Silverdocs, the largest documentary festival in the U.S.; and year-round programming at the AFI Silver Theatre in the Washington, DC, area. AFI educates the next generation of storytellers at its AFI Conservatory, which has been consistently recognized as one of the world's top film schools, boasting alumni including Darren Aronofsky, Patty Jenkins, Janusz Kaminski, Heidi Levitt, Matthew Libatique, David Lynch, Terrence Malick, Wally Pfister, Robert Richardson, Ed Zwick and so many more. AFI Conservatory offers a two-year Master of Fine Arts degree in six filmmaking disciplines: Cinematography, Directing, Editing, Producing, Production Design and Screenwriting. Aspiring artists learn from the masters in a collaborative, hands-on production environment with an emphasis on storytelling. AFI is guided by a prestigious Board of Trustees, chaired by Sir Howard Stringer, and a Board of Directors, chaired by Bob Daly, and is comprised of key figures from the entertainment, business and academic communities. It is led by President and CEO Bob Gazzale

Member, Board of Directors
Prior

The Fund for Public Schools is the nonprofit partner to the NYC Department of Education. The Fund plays a pivotal role in improving public education in New York City by: securing funding for critical public education initiatives; helping businesses create partnerships that support our city’s schools; and raising awareness about New York City public schools. See our work in action! Mission and History The Fund for Public Schools is dedicated to improving New York City's public schools by attracting private investment in school reform and encouraging greater involvement by all New Yorkers in the education of our children. In 2002 Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg and Chancellor Joel I. Klein established public-private partnerships as a critical means of supporting public education reform and building support for the city’s public schools. Now under the leadership of Chancellor Dennis M. Walcott, The Fund is the primary vehicle for advancing these efforts. The Fund has secured unprecedented investment from private business, individuals, and foundations, raising more than $350 million for system-wide reforms, student scholarships, and school-level grants to enhance arts education and literacy initiatives. With a mission-driven staff, a dedicated Board of Directors, and a strong working relationship with the New York City Department of Education, The Fund for Public Schools is well positioned to facilitate major private support for the public schools of New York City

Non-Profit Donations & Grants

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$250K - $1M
2013

AFI is America's promise to preserve the history of the motion picture, to honor the artists and their work and to educate the next generation of storytellers. AFI provides leadership in film, television and digital media and is dedicated to initiatives that engage the past, the present and the future of the moving image arts. Become an AFI Member today and play your part in American film! As a non-profit educational and cultural organization, AFI relies on the generous financial support from moving arts enthusiasts like you to provide funding for its programs and initiatives. AFI preserves the legacy of America's film heritage for future generations through the AFI Archive, comprised of rare footage from across the history of the moving image and the AFI Catalog of Feature Films, an authoritative record of American films from 1893 to the present. AFI honors the artists and their work through a variety of annual programs and special events, including the AFI Life Achievement Award and AFI Awards. Celebrating its 41st year in 2013, the AFI Life Achievement Award has remained the highest honor for a career in film while AFI Awards, the Institute's almanac for the 21st century, honors the most outstanding motion pictures and television programs of the year. AFI's 100 Years...100 Movies television events and movie reference lists have introduced and reintroduced classic American movies to millions of film lovers. And as the largest nonprofit exhibitor in the United States, AFI offers film enthusiasts a variety of events throughout the year, including AFI Fest presented by Audi, the Institute's annual year-end celebration of artistic excellence in cinema; AFI Silverdocs, the largest documentary festival in the U.S.; and year-round programming at the AFI Silver Theatre in the Washington, DC, area. AFI educates the next generation of storytellers at its AFI Conservatory, which has been consistently recognized as one of the world's top film schools, boasting alumni including Darren Aronofsky, Patty Jenkins, Janusz Kaminski, Heidi Levitt, Matthew Libatique, David Lynch, Terrence Malick, Wally Pfister, Robert Richardson, Ed Zwick and so many more. AFI Conservatory offers a two-year Master of Fine Arts degree in six filmmaking disciplines: Cinematography, Directing, Editing, Producing, Production Design and Screenwriting. Aspiring artists learn from the masters in a collaborative, hands-on production environment with an emphasis on storytelling. AFI is guided by a prestigious Board of Trustees, chaired by Sir Howard Stringer, and a Board of Directors, chaired by Bob Daly, and is comprised of key figures from the entertainment, business and academic communities. It is led by President and CEO Bob Gazzale

$20K +
2012

New York Philharmonic provides live theatrical presentations. The company was founded in 1842 and is headquartered in New York, NY.

Political Donations
$2,500
2012

Former Governor of Nebraska

Investments
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Artsy’s mission is to make all the world’s art accessible to anyone with an Internet connection. We are an online platform for discovering, discussing, and collecting art. Our growing collection comprises 50,000+ artworks by 11,000+ artists from leading galleries, museums, private collections, foundations, and artists’ estates spanning diverse cultures and time periods. Artsy provides one of the largest collections of contemporary art available online.

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Twigtale, Inc. operates as a company to provide parents with personalized and accessible expert advice for every major transition a child undergoes, such as welcoming a new baby, moving, even experiencing death or cancer. The personalized stories are scripted by child development experts, then personalized by parents. The books are engaging for kids and a powerful playbooks for parents. The company was founded by Carrie Southworth and Nishad Chande in 2011 and is headquartered in Marina Del Rey, CA.

Awards & Honors
2011
Newsweek Magazine - 150 Women Who Shake the World
Events
Attendee
Washington, DC, United States
President Barack Obama's State Dinner for President Hu Jintao of China

Dinner thrown by President Barack Obama in honor of the Chinese President's visit to the United States. Guests included Barbra Streisand, musician Yo-Yo Ma, ice skating champion Michelle Kwan, Vera Wang, and architect Maya Lin.

Attendee
Sun Valley, ID, United States
2012 Allen & Company Sun Valley Conference

The Allen & Company Sun Valley Conference is an annual conference hosted and wholly independently funded by private investment firm Allen & Company. The conference has taken place in Sun Valley, Idaho for one week each July since 1983. The conference typically features business leaders, political figures, and major figures in the philanthropic and cultural spheres.