Arthur Sando

Arthur Sando is recognized as one of the top communications executives in the media industry. His global experience encompasses Internet services, broadcast and cable television, professional sports, telecommunications, politics, film production and nonprofit foundations. He is a skilled public spokesperson with expertise in crisis communications and public policy, and is counselor to high-profile personalities

Fluent in new and traditional media, Sando is CEO of Sando Communications, a Los Angeles-based consultancy. Before that, he was Acting SVP, Communications for ION Media Networks.

Prior to that Sando was SVP, Communications for CBS Enterprises (now CBS Television Distribution); SVP, Corporate Communications for King World Productions; and VP Corporate Affairs for Comsat Corporation

He is also credited with founding and building the PR department of Turner Broadcasting System, where he began as the company’s first PR Director and rose to become VP, Marketing and Communications. Sando began his career as a radio and television news reporter and anchor, and then served as Press Secretary to a member of the US House of Representatives.

Sando is also a recipient of the National Cable & Telecommunications Association’s President’s Award.


Recent Stories by Arthur Sando

The Aereo Case Is Argued Before the U.S. Supreme Court: The Problem Is the Cloud, and How to Make Sure It's Always Fair Weather

Posted April 22, 2014 at 2:01 PM

Oral arguments for ABC vs. Aereo have now been argued before the United States Supreme Court. You can find a full transcript of the oral arguments made today, April 22, 2014, if you click here. The entire 55-page transcript......

Author George R.R. Martin Weighs In on Latest 'Game of Thrones' Controversy

Posted April 22, 2014 at 1:55 PM

Author George R.R. Martin, whose books are the basis of the HBO hit "Game of Thrones," was among those sounding off about the latest in a series of controversies involving the fantasy series. For anyone following the series on......

NBC Racks Up a Monday Win as CBS Series Sinks to All-Time Low

Posted April 22, 2014 at 1:51 PM

NBC rolled to a ratings win as its Monday night 1-2 punch of "The Voice" and "The Blacklist" came in as the two highest-rated shows of the night on broadcast prime, based on Nielsen overnights for the key 18-49......

VH1 Lays Off Staffers

Posted April 22, 2014 at 12:50 PM

Cable channel VH1 has cut a number of staff positions. Deadline.com reports that the channel let go the bulk of its New York development and production team. The story reports that as many as 13 positions were cut. The......

Hollywood Execs Accused of Sex Abuse Refute Allegations

Posted April 22, 2014 at 11:39 AM

Three Hollywood insiders who are targeted by lawsuits accusing them of sexual abuse have responded to the allegations, with all three men denying that the accusations have any merit, according to The Hollywood Reporter. "TV executive Garth Ancier, former......