Stefan D. Stankevich

Executive Producer

Nickelodeon / Paramount

With a robust 17-year tenure in digital media, Stefan has curated a diverse portfolio of content throughout his time at WWE and Paramount. His professional journey began in 2007 as a digital video editor for WWE, where he played a pivotal role in launching WWE’s now-behemoth YouTube channel, cementing his presence in the digital media landscape from its nascent stages.
Demonstrating prowess in leadership, Stefan currently serves as an Executive Producer within Nickelodeon’s Unscripted and Digital Studio team. Here, he leads a dynamic team of 23 individuals, spearheading the ideation, writing, and editing of over 230 pieces of content monthly across 10 premier Nickelodeon/Paramount Movies YouTube channels. Stefan's multifaceted role extends to overseeing the day-to-day operations of a burgeoning team, orchestrating premium linear specials, executive producing ongoing Nickelodeon original digital series, and strategically budgeting and planning for future content across various formats. Moreover, Stefan actively mentors aspiring talents, fostering professional growth and contributing to departmental expansion initiatives.
Beyond the professional realm, Stefan finds solace in the rugged terrain of New England's woods, indulging in mountain biking, embarking on road trips with his wife, and hanging out with his two black cats.

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