About Jason Carey
Jason Carey serves as EVP, Head Programming – West Coast for ITV Creative, overseeing production out of ITV America’s Los Angeles office, supervising the creative teams assigned to all ITV America projects.
With more than 20 years experience in the industry, Carey joins ITV America from Red Bull Media House where, as head of original programming, U.S., he helped launch Red Bull TV, Red Bull’s global digital television network, and built and managed the original programming production and development teams in North America, expanding the Red Bull global media brand through the delivery of serialized, non-fiction content.
Prior to Red Bull TV, Carey was a longtime executive at Animal Planet, where, during his time running the network’s production department, he was part of the core team to oversee the “Surprisingly Human” rebrand, which grew the network into a perennial top 25-cable channel. At Animal Planet, Carey also helmed the award-winning and Emmy nominated Whale Wars, Treehouse Masters and Taking on Tyson, among dozens of others.
Carey started his television career in 1997, spending nine years as an LA-based freelance writer, director, producer and showrunner.