Audrey CochranVP, Research and Insights, Global Markets at TV One
Audrey Cochran is a television researcher dedicated to promoting the value of the African-American consumer segment within the media industry by creating compelling, fact-based business cases using primary and secondary research. She has supported the corporate, programming and sales research efforts of The Nielsen Company, BET, UPTV, ASPiRE and most currently, TV One where she serves as the Vice President of Research.
Although research is her “day job”, Audrey has also been an avid supporter of the ERG (Employee Resource Groups) and professional development programs within the organizations she has worked for. Most notably as a charter member and founder of Nielsen’s ERG for African-Americans, SABLE (Sustaining Active Black Leadership and Empowerment) and TV One’s Professional Development Group.