Vizrt Elevates David Jorba to Role of President of the Americas; Isaac Hersly Shifts to Chief Partnership Officer
Last month, Vizrt named David Jorba as its new President of Americas region. Isaac Hersly, who spent 18 years in that role as moved to the new position of Chief Partnership Officer.
Jorba has been with Vizrt since 2001, holding various positions in the U.S. and Europe, most recently serving in the post of SVP, Graphics Operations. Hersly has been a pivotal figure in Vizrt’s presence in the Americas, building much of the company’s prominance in the region from the ground up.
“[Isaac’s] entrepreneurial spirit, combined with his strong customer focus, knowledge of technology and the broadcast industry, combined with his business acumen, have been important drivers to build our business in this region,” says Martin Burkhalter, CEO of Vizrt. “I have been impressed and inspired by Isaac’s capability to look for and exploit business opportunities, rather than focusing on the problems or limitations, as well as his personal commitment, energy and drive. Isaac has been a true pillar in the construction of the Vizrt organization.”
In the Chief Partnership Officer role, Hersly will be responsible for leveraging business partnerships with leading organizations in the broadcast and new media space.