Jon Rees Pegged To Oversee Encompass Digital Media’s L.A. Operations
Encompass Digital Media has appointed Jon Rees as Executive Vice President, General Manager Encompass Los Angeles. Rees will be based in Los Angeles where he will oversee all of the Encompass West Coast operations including network operations, broadcast engineering, digital media services, and production services.
“Jon’s technical expertise enhances our goal of delivering innovative broadcast solutions to our clients,” says Encompass’ CEO Simon Bax. “He brings valuable experience and strong leadership skills which contribute to our overall company strategy.”
Rees has 30 years of experience in multi-channel network origination, television production and the cable channel industry. Prior to Encompass, he was VP of Operations for MountainWest Sports Network (The Mtn.). Before joining The Mtn., Rees was Senior Director of Operations for the Comcast Media Center.
“Jon’s appointment is another step in our goal to add world-class talent to our top tier executive team as we continue to expand our facilities and services,” says Encompass’ COO Bill Tillson. “We are focused on executing at the highest level possible in an ever-evolving digital media world. We believe our success is ultimately about the people who operate and oversee our facilities 24/7.”