Steve McBeth is a co-founder and the business head at Salt Entertainment. In his role, he has overall responsibility for business operations at the company, including marketing and business development for Salt titles. As part of his duties at Salt Entertainment, Steve has been business advisor to Jon and Andy Erwin, producers and directors of the films October Baby, Moms’ Night Out, and Woodlawn. Steve also served as co-lead of the national marketing team for the Woodlawn theatrical release in 2015.
Steve was a senior executive with the Walt Disney Company for 18 years, and was the founding president of Disney Interactive Worldwide, the division responsible for all Internet and online operations, computer games and CD-ROM products. He was also executive vice president for the Disney Consumer Products division for nearly a decade, with operating responsibility for all merchandise, publishing, music and ancillary consumer business operations for the Walt Disney Company.
After his time at Disney, Steve was a business development consultant for Scripps Networks, a leader in cable TV programming (Food Network/HGTV). His work there involved developing branding and merchandising opportunities, as well as advising on digital and online strategies.
As part of his duties at Salt Entertainment, Steve has been business advisor to Jon and Andy Erwin, producers and directors of the films October Baby, Moms’ Night Out, and Woodlawn.