Airbeem appoints former Ericsson, Comcast Technology Solutions execs

Airbeem has appointed the former CTO of Ericsson Broadcast and Media, Steve Plunkett, to its board of directors and has hired former Comcast executive, Tim Clement, as vice-president of sales. Plunkett, who left Ericsson earlier this year, will advise Airbeem on its technical growth and strategy and brings more than two decades of experience in […]

Airbeem names sports and entertainment development chief

OTT technology provider Airbeem has named Louis Starnowski as sports and entertainment business development director. Starnowski, who will be responsible for growing Airbeem’s business in the sports content market, joins the company from Comcast Technology Solutions where he was Strategic Customer Success Director. Prior to Comcast, he worked at a range of media companies including […]

Airbeem names marketing chief

OTT content distribution platform provider Airbeem has named Miles Weaver as its marketing director. The new role was created following Airbeem securing Series A funding in May to enable it to scale its product R&D sales and marketing and customer success teams worldwide. Weaver, who will be in charge of the company’s global marketing including […]

Airbeem hires Neil Berry as chief revenue officer

OTT content distribution platform Airbeem has hired former Comcast technology solutions VP and managing director, international, Neil Berry, as chief revenue officer. In his new role, Berry will be responsible for leading the global sales, business development and marketing growth of the company. Berry, who has held executive roles at Ooyala and Piksel as well as […]

Airbeem names Thorsten Sauer as executive chairman

OTT content distribution platform Airbeem has named former Ericsson executive Thorsten Sauer as executive chairman. Sauer previously served as president of Ericsson Broadcast and Media Services, now known as Red Bee Media. His time at the helm saw the acquisition of Technicolor’s Broadcast Services division in 2012, Red Bee Media in 2014 and FYI Television […]

Edge Investments takes stake in OTT TV outfit Airbeem

Creative industries investment outfit Edge Investments has invested in a “significant” minority stake in OTT TV distribution platform provider Airbeem. Airbeem’s software-as-a-service platform is designed to enable content owners to publish and make money from video content delivered direct to consumers across multiple devices. The company describes its platform as “a turnkey solution for the […]