Sorenson Media announced today that Matt Timothy has joined the company as Chief Commercial Officer. Based in New York, NY, Timothy will be responsible for all customer facing aspects of Sorenson Media’s business including business development, sales and marketing.
Sorenson Media, which recently announced its expansion into digitally-enabled television to benefit broadcasters and advertisers, and Neustar, Inc., a trusted, neutral provider of real-time information services and analytics, today announced a partnership to provide better insight into TV audience viewing patterns and behaviors. Neustar’s real-time, validated data will bring added scope and depth to the already groundbreaking analytics and insights provided to broadcasters and advertisers by Spark Enlight, Sorenson Media’s recently introduced TV analytics & insights product.
As part of its continued expansion into the world of television, Sorenson Media today announced the launch of its new Spark suite of digitally-enabled TV and analytics products: Spark Enlight, Spark Enhance and Spark Engage. The Spark suite, which builds on Sorenson’s deep heritage in video encoding and streaming, heralds a dramatic expansion for the company into the world of digitally-enabled television. The introduction of the new Spark range of products is also accompanied by a refreshed corporate identity, including a new website, to further reflect the evolution of Sorenson Media and its increasing focus on assisting television broadcasters and advertisers to adapt and thrive in the digital age.
Sorenson Media today announced it is launching a new product, Squeeze 360 – an end-to-end video platform for broadcasters that will enable encoding, storage, streaming and play-out across all connected devices. A pioneer in video encoding, this announcement highlights Sorenson Media’s expansion into the world of television as it offers a platform that will enable broadcasters to easily distribute content digitally.
Sorenson Media today announced the immediate availability of Squeeze Desktop 10 and Squeeze Server 3.0, the first encoding tools capable of supporting both HEVC and VP9 encoding, enabling video professionals to begin working with 4K UHD video.
Sorenson Media announced today plans to attend the 2014 National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) Show. This year the company will leverage the industry meeting hub as a resource in gaining perspective from existing and prospective customers and partners in order to best meet the industry needs with its future releases.
Sorenson Media announced today that Marcus Liassides has joined the company as president and Chief Executive Officer. Liassides comes to Sorenson Media with more than 15 years of diverse, successful experience in all facets of the digital media industry, including significant expertise in over-the-top (OTT) video platform development. Liassides will direct all areas of the company’s operations and strategic initiatives.