Company promotes executive to lead its digital media processes and procedures throughout its U.S.-based facilities.
LOS ANGELES – May 2, 2012 – Encompass Digital Media, Inc., a leading digital media services provider, today announces the promotion of Peter Riordan to Senior Vice President, Media Workflows and Operations for North America. In this role, Riordan will be responsible for media workflow systems, process development and implementation across the U.S. coordinating Encompass clients’ media requirements for incoming file delivery, encoding/transcoding formats, asset management, quality control and archiving services.
Riordan will work in partnership with the Encompass Digital Media Center, which is led by Vincent Lyons, to ensure efficient movement, utilization and storage of its clients’ digital media throughout the company’s worldwide facilities. Reporting to Bart Spriester, Encompass’ Chief Technology Officer, and under the direction of Bill Tillson, President and COO, Riordan will enhance and refine existing workflows and procedures. In addition, he will implement and execute cross-departmental operations with Encompass’ engineering, operations and digital media service groups ensuring effective use of company-wide resources.
“With Encompass’ unique value add of capture once and deliver anywhere, it is imperative that we have a comprehensive focus on the specs, delivery requirements and integrated workflows required for each client and their applicable platform to ensure a seamless delivery of assets,” said Bart Spriester, Chief Technology Officer of Encompass. “Peter’s expertise will undoubtedly heighten our ability to perform and provide our clients with creative, cost-effective solutions to move their media around the globe.”
“Peter’s acute understanding of existing and emerging technologies and his ability to direct vendors in the development of file delivery, quality control and asset management in this space is invaluable,” said Bill Tillson, Encompass’ President and COO. “This appointment furthers our unwavering commitment of providing our clients an unsurpassed level of performance and service delivery every day.”