Mediamorph Hires Vubiquity's Riley7 Apr, 2016 By: John Latchem
Industry veteran Jim Riley been named chief revenue officer of Mediamorph, a cloud-based platform and data management company that helps studios, networks and operators manage contracts, rights, and title avails; track content performance; and calculate royalties.
Riley will lead the Mediamorph sales team across all products, verticals, and territories, with a focus on opening and developing customer relationships in new markets across the globe, enabling clients to maximize revenues from the growth of SVOD, OTT and other new video consumption models.
In a career spanning 25 years, Riley supported the growth of AMC Networks and was later tapped to join the launch team of E! Entertainment Television. He joined TVN in 2000 and was with the company with it merged with Avail Media in 2009 and was rebranded Vubiquity.
“Jim understands the significant changes facing the media space and he knows how to address them — just as he did with a nascent VOD industry,” said Mediamorph CEO Rob Gardos.
With the addition of Riley, Mediamorph will transition Steve Pitts to a larger delivery role as EVP of global services, working more closely with strategic customers.