MONTREAL, May 16, 2019 — Grass Valley, a Belden Brand, has strengthened its remote production strategy, a key growth area for the company, with the appointment of Larissa Goerner as director of advanced live solutions. Based in Breda, Goerner will leverage her past experience of working with a number of major broadcast vendors to further cement Grass Valley as the industry frontrunner in remote/at-home production.
Prior to her appointment at Grass Valley, Goerner was part of the CTO team and strategic product manager with media solutions provider Net Insight. She has held several broadcast vendor roles in R&D, marketing, product management and business development, and has regularly contributed to and spoken at a multitude of industry events. As a freelancer she built up an impressive first-hand knowledge base in live production, including experience in premium events such as the Olympics. Additionally, Goerner has been an active member of the Board of Directors of Alliance for IP Media Solutions (AIMS), and holds MBA and EE degrees from the University of Applied Sciences, Munich.
Goerner will join Mark Hilton, vice president of live production products, Grass Valley, as a senior member of the team. Hilton commented: "We are extremely pleased to welcome Larissa on board. She is a well-known expert in our business and her addition to the Grass Valley team is a real win for us and our customers. Her extensive experience in the industry will bring valuable insight to the ongoing development of our products and solutions."
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Grass Valley's end-to-end ecosystem of reliable, open standards-based solutions helps content creators, broadcasters and media organizations to produce brilliant content and build successful media businesses. Our award-winning technology and trusted industry expertise empower our customers to create captivating experiences that connect people anywhere, on any device, through the magic of media.
As the industry's R&D powerhouse, with the most comprehensive suite of solutions for compelling live content, we are the trusted partner to many of the biggest and most creative names in the media and entertainment business. We help our customers transition to IP and cloud-based infrastructures to enable flexible, scalable and smart workflows. Our advanced solutions enable the production of rich, high quality content that brings the viewer closer to the action; engages them with the story and connects them with each other. Headquartered in Montreal, Grass Valley has been in the broadcast business for 60 years and is part of St. Louis-based Belden Inc. For more information, visit www.belden.com.