Amagi Names Daniel Marshall EVP of Global Sales
Amagi, a global leader in cloud-based SaaS technology for broadcast and connected TV, has announced the appointment of Daniel Marshall as executive vice president of global SaaS sales. Marshall joins Amagi from Signiant where he was its Chief Revenue Officer. Marshall has a cumulative experience of 23 years in the media and entertainment industry, having worked in business expansion roles in organizations such as Omneon, Elemental, and eventually Amazon Web Services after it acquired Elemental.Marshall brings with him a deep operational knowledge of the cloud-led media technology landscape, extensive industry connections, and experience of driving business transformations through sales and customer functions.
“Dan has an incredible understanding of the power of the cloud in the fast-changing world of broadcast and streaming. He will be a trusted advisor to our customers helping them choose the right cloud strategies and hold their hands through the journey,” says Srinivasan KA, co-founder, Amagi. “We are excited to have him join us at a time when the industry is going through the twin transformations – from on-prem to cloud and from broadcast to streaming. Amagi is well-positioned to drive the benefits of a unified cloud solution for cable, OTT, and FAST for our customers, globally.”
“Amagi has established itself as a technology visionary in the media industry with the most advanced cloud-led playout and monetization capabilities. Amagi’s technology solutions are indispensable to several content brands in the United States, and the company is well on its way to becoming the most preferred technology partner for media companies worldwide. I am glad for the opportunity to take everything Amagi has accomplished so far and scale it internationally,” says Dan Marshall, EVP global sales, Amagi.
Amagi recently announced a 108% YoY growth, and strong momentum for its solutions across the Americas, Europe and APAC regions. The company has brought on board several senior leaders across business, product, engineering and customer success to scale its expansion. Amagi has expanded its presence with business and technology leaders across US, Canada, UK, France, The Netherlands, Israel, Singapore, Korea, Australia and India.
Amagi provides a full suite of solutions for launching, distributing and monetizing live, linear and VOD channels. The company’s clients include A+E Networks UK, ABS-CBN, AccuWeather, beIN Sports, Cinedigm, Cox Media Group, CuriosityStream, Fox Networks, Fremantle, fuboTV, NBCUniversal, Tastemade, USA Today and Warner Media, among others.