About Gary Baker
Gary Baker has focused his 20-year career at the intersection of television, interactive media and the Internet. Currently, he serves as president of ClipBlast!, which he founded in 2005. With a focus on broadband, the Web and multimedia, Baker oversees the company’s video search and distribution strategies, product development and operations.
Baker previously served as a management consultant for IBM Interactive Media, leading Internet strategy, live webcasts and Web product development for clients including Hertz, Toyota, the Grammys, PGA TOUR and CompUSA. Independently, he consulted and provided strategic direction to CinemaNow, Inc., the first movie website to offer video-on-demand. Baker founded and later sold Catalog Site, an early e-commerce pioneer, in 1997.
He also has directed and produced children’s television programs, music video and sports programming for the Walt Disney Company, Dick Clark Productions and ABC.