Steve Penney has been appointed director of strategic technology and innovation by software-defined storage and data management solution provider, pixitmedia.
Penney has previously worked for Viacom and Red Bee Media.
According to pixitmedia, he has “an extensive and holistic understanding of media system architecture” having led the delivery of multi-petabyte archive migration projects and multi-site, multi-cloud business transformation projects.
In his new role based in the London headquarters, Penney will lead the team in software development, delivery and customer-driven development.
Barry Evans, CIO and co-founder, pixitmedia said, “We’re thrilled to welcome Steve to pixitmedia. He has been instrumental in leading the delivery of cloud architecture for a whole host of recognised industry names, and has worked across the entire breadth of our service, a perfect fit to lead our customer-driven development.”