International content services and processing company ODMedia announced today that Emma Geelen has been named Chief Operations Officer. Geelen wil report report to ODMedia CEO Sjef Pijnenburg and be based in the company’s Dutch headquarters.

With expertise in strategy development and execution, process optimization, and operational management in the entertainment industry, Geelen brings tremendous experience to her new role at ODMedia.

Having earlier worked at VodafoneZiggo, BNN and ODMedia Geelen’s optimistic energy, wealth of experience, and hands-on mentality will further strengthen the forward momentum and upward trajectory for ODMedia.

Sjef Pijnenburg, CEO of ODMedia said: “Within the sky-high ambitions that ODMedia has, we are continuously looking for experienced talent. With Emma, we are adding yet another pillar to our already strong foundation.”

“These are exciting times in the entertainment landscape, as the OTT market is booming, and ODMedia operates right in its center. I look forward to being part of the next chapter and further writing the story of ODMedia in this ever-evolving global landscape,”  added Geelen.

Established in 2004 by Sjef Pijnenburg, ODMedia has strategic partnerships with all the global VOD platforms. In addition to offering the full range of technical-delivery services, ODMedia acts as an aggregator for the major platforms, providing digital-rights management, monetisation, target audience development, and cross-promotion. It also manages linear and non-linear channel playout for SVOD, AVOD, and TVOD.