Ben Silverman, the Emmy and Golden Globe Award-winning media entrepreneur and visionary producer behind The Office is the Chairman and Co-CEO of Propagate Content, creating and producing all forms of content for distribution across a variety of platforms around the world.
Pioneering content at the forefront of the entertainment industry, Silverman has created and executive produced major network, cable, and digital platform hits, including Golden Globe and Peabody award-winning shows The Office, Ugly Betty, Biggest Loser, and The Tudors, as well as hits like Jane The Virgin at The CW, Marco Polo and Flaked with Will Arnett and Mitch Hurwitz for Netflix, NBC’s transformative TV commerce show Fashion Star and Running Wild with Bear Grylls on NBC, Separation Anxiety for TNT/TBS, and Fameless for TruTV.
Silverman has also produced feature films including My Boyfriend’s Meds, Mansome and Hands of Stone, the biopic of Roberto Duran starring Robert De Niro, Usher and Edgar Ramirez which premiered at Cannes Film Festival. Propagate is a creatively led company, whose emerging portfolio includes the “Hillary” documentary that premiered at Sundance and Berlin and will stream on Hulu as well as the unscripted “November 13: Attack on Paris” “Haunted” and “Prank Encounters” for Netflix, “In Search Of” and “Kings of Pain” for the History Channel and “Lore” for Amazon and the scripted “Blood and Treasure” and “Broke” for CBS, “Charmed” for The CW and “Best Intentions” for Pop TV. Propagate’s expanding portfolio of companies includes Electus (“You vs. Wild”, “Running Wild With Bear Grylls,” “Jane the Virgin,” “Fashion Star”), Big Breakfast (“Adam Ruins Everything”, “Hot Date”), Notional (“Chopped” food series franchise), and talent management firms Artists First and Authentic Talent & Literary Management.