Full Name
Jodi O'Donnell
Job Title
Commercial Director
Speaker Bio
Jodi is the Commercial Director at TVNZ, and is responsible for championing customers and partnering with our agency and advertising partners to deliver revenue through our sales and content creation teams.

With over 20 years’ experience in the media and marketing industry across a range of senior Marketing Communications and Commercial roles, including Head of Marketing for TVNZ 2 and General Manager Agency Sales for TVNZ Jodi is a leader who brings a wealth of knowledge, passion and skill to the role. She is committed to working alongside agencies and advertisers to understand their challenges and identify the important role video can play in their communication mix. She loves a good discussion with her clients about how viewing habits are evolving and the future for video consumption – while also busting some of the myths and misconceptions about what viewers watch each night in the comfort of their own homes.

TVNZ is New Zealand’s national free-to-air television broadcaster and digital video service provider. Each day it reaches more than 2 million New Zealanders through its ad-funded channels TVNZ 1, 2 and DUKE, its online entertainment destination TVNZ + and its leading news site 1 NEWS.
Jodi O'Donnell