Senior Content Producer, Programming
Multichannel News Editor
R. Thomas Umstead serves as senior content producer, programming for Multichannel News. During his nearly 35-year career as a print and online journalist, Umstead has written articles on a variety of subjects ranging from TV technology, marketing and sports production to content distribution and development. Umstead has provided expert commentary on television issues and trends for such TV, print, radio and streaming outlets as Fox News, CNBC, The Today Show, USA Today, The New York Times and National Public Radio. Umstead has also produced and edited more than 100 original video and podcast interviews, profiles and news reports featuring key cable television executives as well as entertainers and celebrity personalities.