Ernest Cartwright is an accomplished television executive with a distinguished career of more than twenty-five years in broadcast and cable television including production, syndication, sales, international distribution and operations.
Currently, Cartwright is producing two first run docutainment television series for a January 2016 launch, AMERICAN TRAVELER TV and OUR WORLD of ENERGY. On an ongoing basis, Cartwright remains dedicated to the designing and implementing of television marketing and distribution campaigns as well as providing consulting and financing services to television and film producers domestically and internationally.
As Executive Producer along with Barry Katz, Cartwright produced “I KILLED JFK’ for Newsmax TV in 2014. Prior assignments include serving as co-President of Radar Distribution where Cartwright helped launch the court strip “JURY DUTY” with Bruce Cutler as Judge (Variety, August 7, 2007) in broadcast syndication. He was also Executive Producer of “Good Morning Hawaii” (2006 and 2007), a first-run series produced in Hawaii (www.goodmorninghawaiitv.com) that aired in Hawaii on FOX affiliate KHON and nationally on AmericaOne network.
Earlier responsibilities included launching AIM TV’s distribution division as president of AIM Television Distribution (Variety, May 17, 2005). Cartwright also served as Executive Vice President for Byron Allen’s CF Entrainment (Variety, May 7, 2003) where his duties involved domestic and international syndication of CF’s extensive library of first run programs. At CFE, he was also Executive in Charge of Production for two of CFE’s original shows, “Global Business People” and “Every Woman”.