Avid has announced the appointment of Michelle Munson to its board of directors, effective immediately.
Munson joins the board with more than 15 years of experience in developing new technologies and guiding companies that deliver innovations for the rapidly evolving media landscape. Previously, Munson was CEO of Aspera before its acquisition by IBM. She holds several patents for methods of data and bandwidth management.
Peter Westley, chairman of the board at Avid, said: “Today the board is pleased to welcome Michelle Munson as a director following our extensive search to significantly enhance our team with proven media technology and business expertise. Throughout her career, Michelle has repeatedly demonstrated her abilities to foster and guide organisations in the media technology sector toward successful outcomes. We look forward to the benefits of having such a distinguished technologist and entrepreneur on the board.”
While announcing Munson’s appointment, Avid also revealed John H Park has resigned from its board.