Encompass Shuffles Executive Team
Encompass Digital Media has named Greg Jennings as vice president of transportables and production services. He is responsible for one of the largest satellite uplink truck fleets in the nation and brings more than a decade of engineering and supervisory experience to the company.
“Encompass has the people and expertise to be a market leader as the industry evolves with new technology,” says Greg Jennings. “When our boots hit the ground, we want to provide the best possible service for our clients as well as find reliable and cost-effective ways of doing business, that’s why I’m here.”
Prior to joining Encompass, he was an independent contractor working in various roles from broadcast engineer to technical/production manager. Jennings’ clients included ABC, ESPNU, and Department of Homeland Security. He has also worked for Applied Marine Technology, Skyways Communications, and New England Cable News.
“Greg is a top performer in the field and has worked in many avenues of the business,” says Jim Schuster, EVP of Encompass. “His extensive technical knowledge paired with years of leadership and logistics planning and management, make him a great fit to head our Transportables and Production Services.”
Customer Care and Service Moves
In addition, Encompass has appointed Susie Tomenchok Senior Vice President and Carli Dahl Vice President of Client Business Solutions. Tomenchok and Dahl will concentrate on enhancing customer care and service through strategic business development and operational excellence.
“We are experiencing exponential growth on a global scale, and customer service is an integral part of providing value to our clients,” says Simon Bax Encompass CEO. “With the addition of Susie and Carli, the company is effectively positioned to deploy ongoing support to all Encompass service areas and to exceed customer expectations.”
Tomenchok will be responsible for maintaining and expanding Encompass’ client relationships. Prior to Encompass, Tomenchok was Senior Director of Distribution and Content Sales for Comcast Media Center in Denver, CO. Tomenchok is a graduate of Colorado State University and an alumnus of Betsy Magness Leadership Institute. With over 20 years in the industry, Tomenchok has taken the business lead on the launch of over 50 networks, negotiated business deals, maintained contractual obligations and generated new revenue with a staff responsible for over $30 million annually.
Dahl will serve as a liaison between the company’s operations and clients, further developing proactive customer strategies and creating synergies between Encompass’ Los Angeles and Atlanta facilities.
Also joining Encompass from the CMC, Dahl was Director of Customer Relations for HITS. She has worked with over 50 channels and has been instrumental in the launch of 25 of those networks.