Nicole Nicholas is an experienced entertainment executive who has worked with major media companies to impact their creative and strategic businesses. Currently, she is a Senior Consultant with Cognizant Consulting, where she leads strategy, project development, and implementation planning efforts to address some of film & television studios’ most pressing technological business challenges.
Previously, she worked closely with the senior management team at Endeavor Content, to use data to establish creative and corporate best practices in the first year of the company. As a lead Creative Executive at Fox Broadcasting, Nicole was responsible for managing the annual development and production cycles for several television series and live specials, including MasterChef, So You Think You Can Dance, and the Teen Choice Awards. She also worked with the Fox Networks Group Global Strategy team to source strategic opportunities and monetize content packages across the entire FNG entertainment portfolio, which included delivering for the NFL on FOX and the award winning Breaking2 documentary for National Geographic. Nicole’s media experience also includes roles in CAA, on the Programming team at NBC network and as the Managing Producer for Debbie Allen’s Dance Academy.
A proud Los Angeles native, Nicole earned her MBA from USC Marshall School of Business and a Management Science & Engineering degree from Stanford University. She is also an Arts advocate and serves on the Board of Nicholas Dance Studio, serving dancers ages 2-92 and the Board of Governors for Otis College of Art & Design in Los Angeles.