Industry expert brings extensive sales leadership skills to spearhead Imagine’s growth plan for region
TORONTO, May 21, 2019 – Imagine Communications has appointed Ken Gould as Account Executive in Canada for its playout and networking business. In his new capacity, Gould is responsible for expanding Imagine Communications’ presence across Canada and supporting broadcasters and media companies as they migrate to IP, cloud and virtualization.
Gould is a highly experienced sales professional in the broadcast, media and entertainment sector, having served in the industry for over 25 years. With an incredibly successful sales career based on specialist knowledge of media workflows for broadcast television and live event production, Gould has held leadership positions at such companies as EVS Broadcast, Grass Valley, Nevion, Ross Video and TV Magic.
“This is a critical and exciting time for broadcasters as they transition to an all-IP workflow,” said Gould. “It’s fantastic to return to Imagine — a long-standing market leader in the implementation of transformational technology across the industry. The company’s track record for helping broadcasters define transition plans that deliver productivity, scalability and flexibility speaks for itself, along with the loyalty, praise and trust they receive from their customers worldwide.”
Imagine Communications’ Glodina Connan-Lostanlen, SVP & GM Americas, Playout & Networking Solutions, added, “We are eager to have Ken take on this key role on his return to Imagine. His deep knowledge of the broadcast industry and understanding of its fast pace of change will enable him to guide our customers in their choices when moving towards an all-IP environment. Ken is also well established and respected within the Imagine Communications team and with our customers and partners. We’re delighted to have him back on board.”
About Imagine Communications
Imagine Communications empowers the media and entertainment industry through transformative innovation. Broadcasters, networks, video service providers and enterprises around the world rely on our optimized, future-proof, multiscreen video and revenue enablement solutions every day to support their mission-critical operations. Today, nearly half of the world’s video channels traverse our products, and our software solutions drive close to a third of global ad revenue. Through continuous innovation, we are delivering the most advanced IP, cloud-enabled, software-defined network and workflow solutions in the industry. Visit www.imaginecommunications.com for more information, and follow us on Twitter @imagine_comms.
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