Jon is an Emmy award-winning producer/director and the SVP of Current for Glass Entertainment Group. In addition to overseeing GEG’s eclectic slate of non-scripted programming, he executive produces, writes and directs many of the company’s premium documentary series and specials. His six-part docuseries Lincoln: Divided We Stand remains one of the highest rated series in CNN’s 40 year history and recently earned Sterling K. Brown a Primetime Emmy for his outstanding narration.
Jon Hirsch Senior Vice President of Current
As Senior Vice President and Executive Producer for Glass Entertainment Group,
Jon’s creativity, passion, eye for detail and technical knowledge are helping
to drive our production team to create unrivaled, cutting edge programming.
More About Jon
Prior to joining GEG, Jon was a prolific showrunner and director for wide variety of clients; including A&E, Discovery, National Geographic, Esquire, Reebok, Adidas, Google, ESPN and the NFL. Prior to joining GEG, Jon helped launch Lucky 8 TV by Executive Producing the first 2 seasons A&E’s hit series Behind Bars: Rookie Year. And prior to joining Lucky 8, he was the VP of Current Programming at Hot Snakes Media and in-house at HBO.