Jerome Wauthoz Joins Levels Beyond as VP of Product
Jerome Wauthoz joins Levels Beyond as Vice President of Product. In this role, Wauthoz will be responsible for driving product vision and strategy while ensuring that the company continues to meet the needs of its customers through innovation and technology leadership.
“Jerome’s extensive experience in scaling product organizations for leading media technology organizations is a huge asset to our team,” says Art Raymond, CCO of Levels Beyond. “We have plans to do big things in 2021 and we’re thrilled to have such a visionary product leader join us in driving the REACH ENGINE product portfolio forward.”
Wauthoz joins Levels Beyond with 25+ years of media technology experience in product management and research and development roles. Previously, he served as VP Product at Tedial Media IT where he oversaw media asset management solutions and was pivotal in the creation of the company’s Smartlive product. Prior to Tedial, Wauthoz spent 22 years with EVS where he managed product and portfolio strategy including EVS’ core production asset management system, IPDirector.
“I’m so proud to join such a team of innovative, creative minds and talented professionals.” shares Wauthoz. “Joining Level’s Beyond is a natural evolution for me as the company is perfectly positioned to address the massive shifts occurring in media and the resultant technology transformations that are required to satisfy high-volume content organizations. Through my experience, I previously understood REACH ENGINE to be the most powerful asset management, workflow automation and media orchestration platform on the market, and now that I am under the hood, it is very clearly true.”
The company’s core media orchestration platform, REACH ENGINE, enables content creators and distributors to dynamically fulfill their media supply chain needs – at scale and with unprecedented efficiency. The company boasts an enviable roster of global content producers as customers that spans sports, gaming, networks, studios, enterprises and digital-first media companies. In 2020, Levels Beyond has seen significant customer growth with the additions of a pay television network, a global education publisher, and the largest global online rental and experience marketplace.
“We could not be more excited to have Jerome join the team. His depth and breadth of experiences building market leading products within the media supply chain ecosystem position him well to add massive value for our customers, prospects and the market as a whole,” says Mykel Sprinkles, CEO of Levels Beyond. “We look forward to continuing to accelerate the pace of product innovation with Jerome’s leadership and unique insights into making our customers’ content more valuable.”