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RR Media expands European team

October 7, 2014

RR Media, a provider of global digital media services to the broadcast industry, has announced the expansion of its European team with the appointment of Andrea Winn as Director of Sales, Gary Finnerty as Technical Director and Darryl Huxley as Chief Engineer.

They will be responsible for driving RR Media’s expansion of its media services platform in Europe for effective content preparation, management and distribution, converging broadcast and online video.

Based in the UK, Winn joins RR Media with over 20 years experience in the media and broadcast distribution industry, with previous roles including Sales Director positions at BT Broadcast Services, BBC, Electra Entertainment and Ericsson Broadcast Services. Andrea brings with her a wealth of expertise in generating new business opportunities for broadcasters and content owners.

Finnerty brings with him 18 years experience in the playout and VoD industry to his role as Technical Director. Joining the business from Encompass Digital Media, he has commercial and management experience working with international broadcasters and platforms.

Having previously worked at Deluxe Digital, Gearbox and Octagon TV, Huxley joins the company as Chief Engineer. He will be applying his experience in HD film restoration, editing, archiving and workflow design to the RR Media engineering team.

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