London, UK – 10 February 2019 – Imagen, the leading SaaS video management platform business, has appointed Ryan Rolf as Chief Revenue Officer for the Americas region.
Ryan joins Imagen to oversee the development of strategic sales and client account management, with a clear focus on increasing new client wins and opening up partnership opportunities in the US. Ryan brings over a decade of experience in leading global revenue teams, as well as expertise of the US technology market, most recently serving as Vice President, Data Solutions at Lotame where he oversaw a global sales and account management team across the US, APAC, and EMEA regions.
This latest appointment follows Imagen’s successful investment round – securing £6.5million in Series B funding – and reflects the company’s intention to advance its operations in the US. Ryan will play an instrumental role in growing Imagen’s position as an industry leader in the video management field across the US, building on a number of recent client wins in the US sports sector.
“We are excited to welcome Ryan to our executive team at Imagen, his technical sales experience as well as extensive industry knowledge will be a great addition to our business,” said Charlie Horrell, CEO of Imagen. “Ryan’s appointment is critical to our long-term success in the US, and we are looking forward to rapidly expanding our presence within the sports, media and enterprise markets.”
Ryan Rolf comments, “Imagen has developed a unique business combining deep industry expertise with premium video management capabilities. I am thrilled to have the opportunity to grow Imagen’s service offering in the US and continue delivering outstanding results for our clients.”
Imagen is an intuitive video management platform that enables sports organisations, media companies and enterprise sectors to intelligently manage their video content with enhanced functionality, control, and insight. Imagen is being used by global organisations to manage and distribute their expanding video and media libraries – enabling fast, easy, secure and controlled access to content through the highly customisable platform.
Imagen’s customers include Formula One, The Premier League, World Tennis Association, BP, Reuters, BBC and IMG, part of Endeavor. The secure platform is also used by the Ministry of Defence, and preserves archive collections for Imperial War Museums, the British Library and the BFI.