CJ Kettler is a Television Producer and Media & Entertainment Executive focused on building brands and property franchises. Based in NYC, she has held senior management positions at MTV Networks, Oxygen Media, Vestron, Travelzoo and Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. As a serial entrepreneur, she led the sale of Channel One News to HMH, Sunbow Entertainment to Sony, and LIME to Gaiam--all strategic transactions. In television and multimedia, she develops and produces unique intellectual properties featuring strong characters and compelling storylines that build long lifecycle heritage brands and franchises.
In December 2017, CJ Kettler was named president of King Features --a Division of the Hearst Entertainment group and home to iconic characters including Popeye, Betty Boop, Prince Valiant, Mandrake, Krazy Kat, Flash Gordon and Cuphead. Kettler’s mission is to focus on new initiatives for King Features brands and comics in print, digital, and video entertainment across multiple platforms.