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Vizrt Group appoints new Director of Channel Development to strengthen Channel Program

Proven channel strategy expert, Jenny Isaksson, joins Vizrt Group channel leadership with a mission to best support the organization’s growing global channel and ultimately, customers 

Vizrt Group, the global leader in software for live video production, announces today the hiring of Jenny Isaksson as the Director of Channel Development as the company focuses on additional investment and support for its channel partners and customers. 

Isaksson brings several years of experience and a depth of knowledge to Vizrt Group. She previously held roles at Nordic Capital as an Operations Manager where she was focused on channel strategy, commercial excellence, value creation planning, and portfolio management, and at Bain and Company as a manager across growth strategy, financial planning, customer satisfaction, change management, commercial due diligence, and more. 

Isaksson will work alongside the recently appointed Channel Sales leadership team which includes Paul Dobbs (APAC), Thomas Thal (EMEA), and Ed Holland (AMECS) who are focused on customer relations and growing and developing their respective regions. Together with the leadership team, Isaksson will create a comprehensive channel strategy across the territories to ensure our channel partners are equipped with the best experience alongside the best technology to support Vizrt Group’s global end users and customers.  

“Half of Vizrt Group business is conducted in collaboration with our valued partners. Our appointment of a strong channel leadership, alongside the addition of Jenny, demonstrates our focus on expanding and growing our joint channel business. Her expertise allows us to take our existing strategy to new heights, leveraging untapped opportunities and establishing even stronger alliances with the channel and our customers,” states Daniel Nergård, Chief Revenue Officer, Vizrt Group. 

“Our partner ecosystem is key to our customer’s success and ours. Our focus is to continue to deepen our relationships with our partners through our channel program, no matter what vertical, and continue to support them in the best way possible with the full Vizrt Group product portfolio. We go to market with a strong offering of both proAV and broadcast customers from a single streamer or a world-class broadcaster. These industries are intersecting, and we are uniquely positioned to serve a wide range of customer needs,” says Jenny Isaksson, Director of Channel Development, Vizrt Group. 

Vizrt recently announced its formal partner program and expansion of certification and training for its partners, as well as Vizrt Group channel partners, to gain access to the full Vizrt Group portfolio offering new solutions and technologies to customers and end users. 

“We bring more value to our customers through a robust partner ecosystem, and by introducing a new certification program of Vizrt products, we offer our partners an opportunity to grow their business with us, and for our customers to be even better served from our portfolio,” concludes Nergård.  

For more information on the Vizrt Partner Program, visit: www.vizrt.com/vizrt/partner-program/  

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Press contacts: Amisa Saari-Stout Asaari-stout@vizrt.com / Isabella Bertazi ibertazi@vizrt.com  

About Vizrt:  

Vizrt®️ is the world’s leading provider of innovative visual storytelling tools for media content creators in broadcast, enterprise, or new media – unlocking the power of a story for all. Vizrt offers market-defining software-based solutions for real-time 3D graphics, video playout, studio automation, sports analysis, media asset management, and journalist story tools. Vizrt offers Flexible Access to our workflows, and our platforms integrate with third-party products because we believe in enabling our customers’ success, giving them the right tool for the job, and accelerating their creative excellence. 

More than three billion people watch stories told by Vizrt customers every day including from media companies such as CNN, CBS, NBC, Fox, BBC, Sky Group, Al Jazeera, NDR, ZDF, Network 18, Tencent, and many more. www.vizrt.com/vizrt  

About Vizrt Group:  

Vizrt Group® runs under the passionately held single, simple purpose of “more stories, better told,” supplying media content creators around the world with software-defined visual storytelling tools to help them to build a better-informed world.   

The Group contains three of the strongest names in the broadcast technology industry; NewTek, NDI® and Vizrt. All three being creative businesses, built on innovation and grown by our people, with the goal of becoming the most recommended solution provider in the markets we serve.   

We combine our strategic pillars of Content-Centricity, Software-Defined, IP First, and Innovation to increase our customers’ success in delivering engaging and immersive content to their audiences.   

Vizrt Group is a global and diverse organization with over 750 employees from 64 different nationalities, with offices in 16 countries worldwide. It is privately-owned by a Nordic Capital-led investment consortium. www.vizrtgroup.com  

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