- Tuesday, May. 1, 2018
- MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif.
Industry veteran Rafael Castillo has joined live IP video solutions company TVU Networks as its general manager of Latin America. Castillo is leading TVU’s efforts to strengthen its presence across the Latin American region.
Castillo brings decades of management experience across Latin America to TVU. Most recently, he served in the roles of VP of Latin America and Caribbean for Snell Advanced Media, as well as VP of Latin America for SeaChange International. Previously, Castillo worked for Grass Valley for 18 years, including seven years in the role of SVP, Latin America.
Paul Shen, CEO of TVU Networks, said of Castillo, “He has a proven track record of driving growth and strengthening relationships across the Latin American region--an area that TVU is dedicated to expanding its presence. As we roll out the new TVU MediaMind platform, which consists of innovative new solutions that use AI technologies to automate the broadcast workflow, we’re confident that these new solutions will simplify operations for Latin American broadcasters and content creators.”
Castillo, who is based in Miami, said, “From the company’s flagship TVU One mobile uplink transmitters, to its new cloud-based video production solution TVU Producer Pro, TVU is focused on creating next-generation technologies that stay ahead of the curve.”
TVU Networks has over 2,500 customers in more than 85 countries. The TVU Networks family of IP transmission and live production solutions gives broadcasters and organizations a powerful and reliable workflow to distribute live video content to broadcast, online and mobile platforms. TVU has become a critical part of the operations of many major media companies. The TVU Networks suite of solutions has been used to acquire, transmit, produce, manage and distribute professional-quality live IP HD footage as an integral part of news, sports and major global events.