Board of Directors

Michael Kelly


Mike brings 40 years of experience in advertising technology, digital transformation, and delivering quality content to consumers across all media platforms.


  • Mike is currently the Co-Founder of Kelly Newman Advisors, an advisory and investment firm which specializes in media, marketing, advertising and related technology, and has served as its Chief Executive Officer since its formation in September 2016.
  • Mike previously served as President and Chief Executive Officer of The Weather Channel Companies from 2009 to 2012.
  • Mike also previously served as President of AOL Media Networks, a division of Time Warner, Inc. from 2004 to 2007 and President of Global Marketing for Time Warner Inc. from 2002 to 2004.
  • Mike holds a B.A. from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.