Shane Rahmani is the Vice President of Business Development and Strategy for Thrillist Media Group, a digital media company converging leading men’s lifestyle brand Thrillist.com; members-only shopping club JackThreads.com; and local experiences platform Thrillist Rewards. Shane is responsible for breaking new partnerships and leading strategic growth initiatives that result in new content, commerce and revenue opportunities across the organization. The three brands collectively reach over 4 million daily subscriptions, targeting a young, urban male demographic locally and nationally, online and offline, through content and commerce.
Prior to working at Thrillist, Rahmani was the Senior Director of Strategy and Operations at MTV Networks Digital Media Group. During his tenure there, he defined and executed a range of new business opportunities, including joint ventures, M&A, and commercial deals that helped MTV’s digital properties emerge as the largest portfolio of websites in the comScore music category. Prior to joining MTV, Shane worked in the consumer technology industry for Microsoft’s Xbox Live and Gateway Computers.