About Court

Court Stroud is a writer and a longtime media executive who has worked at Univision, Telemundo, Azteca, CBS Digital, and several startups. Founder of consulting practice The Cledor Group, Stroud helps companies navigate today’s tumultuous media landscape in traditional and emerging media.

His clients include companies such as NBCU (NBC, Telemundo, NBC Sports), Sony Entertainment Pictures and BBC Studios.

An adjunct faculty member at both New York and Fordham Universities, Stroud teaches several courses he designed, including “Diversity in Media & Advertising” and “Selling Your Pitch: Essentials of the Business of Television.” He co-created a media course about the fundamentals of digital advertising certified by the Internet Advertising Bureau (IAB).

A contributing writer for Forbes.com, Court is a member of ASJA, the American Society of Journalists and Authors, and NLGJA, the Association of LGBTQ Journalists. He received a New York Press Association First Place Award in 2019.

Stroud holds undergraduate degrees from the University of Texas at Austin and an MBA from the Harvard Business School.