Barry Koch is senior vice president and general manager of the Turner kids and youth business in Latin America. In this capacity, he oversees programming, creative services, digital media, marketing, public relations, corporate social responsibility, licensing and network operations for Cartoon Network, Boomerang and Tooncast in the region.
Under Koch’s leadership, Cartoon Network Latin America has continually succeeded as a market leader in pay television and extended its reach to offer a distinctive multiplatform entertainment experience. Its websites are among the most visited by kids in Latin America and their applications for smart phones and mobile devices consistently rank among the top in the region. Koch has also overseen Cartoon Network’s development of popular original local content in Latin America.