Doug Ivanovich has 40 years of professional experience in entertainment, broadcasting, marketing, PR and business development. He is the Founder of the World Peace One Foundation, WP1 Concerts, WP1 Music, and the Executive Director of the Storm Aid Foundation. He is a co-founder of Success-Entertainment, and was co-founder of World TV Productions, a JV with Dick Clark Productions. He was a founder of SkyLink Satellite Communications, one of the broadcast industry’s primary satellite video trafficking service providers, with ABC, NBC, CBS, FOX, CNN, HBO, Showtime, Univision, Telemundo, ESPN, MGM, MCA, Universal, Sony, Warner, Disney, Columbia, Paramount, and more, as clients.
SkyLink pioneered humanitarian broadcast events, providing content to some 6,000 Earth Stations, and virtually every TV network in the world. He was a principal of Sports Radio Network, providing sports updates to some 550 radio stations across the U.S., and was a partner of DISC, a digital information company that was sold to Sprint. Humanitarian events include Live Aid, Farm Aid I & II, UN Earth Summit Rio, World Environment Day, the Pope’s Prayer For Peace, 5 Comic Relief Specials, 6 Jerry Lewis Telethons, 6 United Negro College Fund Telethons, and more.
He helped promote the First Earth Run in 65 countries, with 6 months of updates on Good Morning America. Mr. Ivanovich is Executive Producer of music recordings and musical careers, and more recently, on upcoming film projects. Mr. Ivanovich writes and lectures on social, cultural, and ecological topics, and on virtues, values, ethics, education, peace and non-violence, comparative religion, philosophy, transformational psychology, science, geopolitics, technology and social investing.
He is active in areas of global strategies, cross-cultural cooperation and international citizen diplomacy efforts, ecology and Earth restoration, and has been a keynote speaker at NAB (the National Association of Broadcasters), producers of the USA’s largest broadcast industry conventions and events. Mr. Ivanovich is a resident of Los Angeles.