As Director of Ventures and Innovation at Discovery, Inc., which offers a diverse mix of nonfiction, lifestyle, sports and kids content brands (including Discovery Channel, Animal Planet, and Eurosport, to name just a few) Adam Zuckerman, is the “intrapreneur” in charge of identifying, piloting and implementing future technologies for a company that distributes its products in more than 220 countries and territories. In 2011 he founded and continues to run Fosterly, an organization that helps grow Washington, D.C.-area start-ups. On fellowship he will explore the market potential of blockchain, a software platform commonly associated with tracking Bitcoin transactions, but which has the potential for many other business applications.


Discovery, Inc.


Director, Ventures & Innovation

Areas of Interest

Communications, Media, Entrepreneurship
  • adam zuckerman

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United States Program

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United States

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