ATEME Hires Ray Fitzgerald as North American Vice President/General Manager
ATEME announced the hiring of Ray Fitzgerald as Vice-President & GM of their North American organization. Prior to joining ATEME, Fitzgerald held key leadership roles at Edge Gravity (Ericsson), SeaChange International, ActiveVideo Networks, and BigBand Networks. Throughout his career, Fitzgerald has been instrumental in developing and defining the go to market strategy and sales organization to drive revenue growth and establish market dominance for those companies.
“I am excited to join ATEME top management team and take responsibility for North American operations. ATEME has established themselves as the industry leader in HEVC, H264, MPEG2 video compression solutions for the Broadcast, MVPD, DTH, IPTV and OTT market segments. My objective, and the goal for the entire organization is to continue innovating and delivering excellent execution across the market segments to drive revenue growth and clear market leadership by supporting our customers with world-class compression solutions.” said Fitzgerald.
“Major Content and Services Providers have standardized ATEME as their reference video delivery provider over the past few years. It’s great to measure the growing notoriety of ATEME on the US market through the quality of the applicants for this position” said Artières. “Ray is a fantastic addition to ATEME’s management team and I can’t wait for moving ATEME to the next stage together”.