John Smith has been appointed as head of EMEA by Media Links. Smith has held senior roles over more than 25 years working with technology companies including Sony, Logica, Saudi Telecoms, OKI Systems, Feltech and IVC Media. His responsibility will be to manage the expansion of the organisation throughout Europe, Middle East and Africa.
“Due to unprecedented demand for our services, Media Links is now expanding into new geographical markets,” said Smith. “We are now well positioned to continue to set new standards in developing advanced video technology and cement our leadership in Ethernet and SONET based solutions for contribution video. Part of our expansion plans involve the roll-out of a partner programme which we are launching at IBC2015.”