David Heppe has been promoted to president and chief operating officer of Telestream, from his former sales and marketing position. He replaces Dan Castles, who will retain his title as chief executive officer and will play a more active role in helping to guide the company’s Flip4Mac business.
Castles said he hopes to bring Telestream technology to markets beyond broadcast, while letting Heppe manage the company’s daily activities among its core workgroup and enterprise solutions business.
Heppe’s spent the past seven years overseeing Telestream’s worldwide sales and marketing programs, most recently as senior vice president of sales and marketing. Prior to Telestream, Heppe served as managing director of TDK’s European Communications business unit in the United Kingdom. Heppe holds engineering degrees from the University of Nevada and Stanford, and an MBA from Harvard Business School.
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