The Entrepreneurial Career
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Mark Jung '82, chairman of Songbird, discusses his career, focusing on personal growth and development, challenges, and rewards he has experienced in the last 20 years as a successful internet media CEO and entrepreneur.
Jung is the former CEO at Vudu, a leading provider of digital home entertainment and interactive television services. Prior to Vudu, Mark was the Chief Operating Officer of Fox Interactive Media, where he was responsible for all of its internet properties including MySpace, IGN Entertainment, FoxSports.com, AmericanIdol.com, and Scout Media. Prior to Fox Interactive Media, Jung was the co-founder and CEO of IGN Entertainment, a leading Internet media and services company for videogaming and other forms of digital entertainment that he took public in 2000 and then private in 2003. Mark led IGN's sale to NewsCorp, the parent company of Fox Interactive Media in 2005
Jung holds an MBA from Stanford Business School and a B.S. in electrical engineering from Princeton University.