Mekaelian Will Head Netia''s International Sales Division
Feb 3, 2015 10:44 AM
CLARET, France � Netia has tapped J�r�mie Mekaelian as its new head of sales. Mekaelian will supervise the company''s international sales force and lead continued development and implementation of sales and presales programs.
Mekaelian has more than 10 years of experience in the IT, telecommunications and media industries, and his expertise includes audio, speech and video coding; technologies for collaborative solutions; network engineering and optimization; and intellectual property protection and enhancement.
He has held key roles with several French government-owned companies, including the position of business developer for France Telecom's R&D division. There he helped to rebrand the division as Orange Labs, a research and development center with a presence in standardization bodies.
Mekaelian was a 1999 graduate of the ENSI Caen and holds a master's degree in materials science and subsequently became a specialized master at the ESCP Europe business school, where he spent five years teaching key-account management.
Netia, a Globecast company and part of Orange, is a provider of software solutions that enable efficient management and delivery of audiovisual content to today's full array of media platforms. Netia provides radio automation, media asset, and workflow management solutions to major radio and television brands and to multimedia groups around the world.