Shane Rahmani is Executive Vice President and General Manager of Electus Digital Networks, where he oversees CollegeHumor, Dorkly and the new cult hit, Drawfee. Electus Digital creates and distributes award-winning content across social, digital and TV platforms, including CollegeHumor’s long-running YouTube series Hardly Working, PopTV’s Hot Date, truTV’s Adam Ruins Everything, Facebook Watch’s I Want My Phone Back, and more. CollegeHumor is the No. 1 most-viewed comedy channel on YouTube, and its sketch comedy, Dorkly’s comics and Drawfee’s beloved illustrators are adored by fans and sought after by brands who want to reach a younger entertainment-loving audience.
Prior to Electus, Shane worked at Thrillist Media Group and Lerer Ventures as head of Business Development and as a Strategic Adviser, respectively. Thrillist Media Group, was one of NYC’s fastest growing private companies, and is now backed by Discovery Communications as part of Group Nine Media.
Prior to Thrillist, Shane worked in a Strategy and Operations role at MTV Networks Digital Media Group where he defined and executed a range of new business opportunities, including joint ventures, M&A, and commercial deals. Before joining MTV, Shane worked in the consumer technology industry for Microsoft’s Xbox Live division and for Gateway computers. He launched his career at KPMG Consulting covering assignments in business and technology strategy in the retail, consumer products, and technology sectors in the U.S. and Europe.