Darren Brelesky is Senior Vice President, Digital Products, Nickelodeon Group. In this role, Brelesky oversees the full product development life cycle from user research, to conceptualization and design, engineering and product delivery. He also spearheads the premium and web games teams for both Nickelodeon and Nick Jr.
During his time as SVP, Brelesky has played an integral role in several of Nickelodeon’s most recent forays into brand-new digital platforms including the multi-platform rollout of NOGGIN, a subscription video service for preschoolers, which launched in 2015; the responsive redesign of Nick.com, Nickelodeon’s dedicated website; and the launch of the Nick Jr. App, which received Apple’s Editors’ Choice award.
Prior to this position, Brelesky served as Vice President, Product Development & Production, Nickelodeon Group, where he was responsible for creating innovative product solutions for all digital experiences, discovering new customers, evaluating new business initiatives and leading the advancement of product and technology for the organization.
Brelesky and his team have received multiple industry accolades including an Emmy Award for User Experience and Visual Design for the Nick App and numerous Webby Awards. He holds a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst.