Scott Manson is the Chief Operating Officer of SB Projects and a Partner at Ithaca Holdings, LLC. He leads the company’s corporate and business development, strategy, content and consumer businesses, including identifying and structuring partnerships for SB Projects as well as their elite roster of clients including Justin Bieber, Ariana Grande, Demi Lovato, J Balvin, Dan+Shay, Tori Kelly, Idina Menzel and Dave Burd to name a few.
Manson helped create the highly rated CBS drama Scorpion, leading the charge on SB Projects’ ongoing expansion into television and film. Manson continues to be instrumental to the growth of SB Projects’ television and film slate, most recently serving as executive producer on projects such as FX’s most-watched comedy series DAVE, Justin Bieber: Seasons, which is YouTube’s most-watched debut episode ever and Ariana Grande’s documentary feature film Excuse Me, I Love You, which was one of Netflix’s most-watched music films in the service’s history. Additionally, Manson was instrumental in finalizing SB Projects’ multi-year, first-look television deal with Amazon Studios and first-look podcasting deal with Spotify, further expanding the reach of their visual and audio media department.
Prior to joining SB Projects in 2012, Manson served as an attorney in the business trial and litigation group at O’Melveny & Myers LLP where he worked on the firm’s most complex commercial cases for their Fortune 500 clients.
Manson resides in Los Angeles with his wife and two children.