Sophie Fry, Jason Robinaugh, and Clint Marsh Named to Newly-Created Product Leadership Roles
Cleveland, Ohio, January 23, 2017 – Futuri Media, a global leader and innovator in media technology, today announced three appointments to newly-created leadership roles designed to further drive the company’s impressive growth. All three are based in the company’s Cleveland headquarters and report directly to CEO Daniel Anstandig.
Sophie Fry has been named Director, TopLine, the service that provides broadcast sales teams client-specific, data-driven sales presentations designed to develop new recurring revenue. A veteran broadcaster with 25+ years experience in senior management roles at companies including Cox Media Group and iHeartMedia, Fry has a track record of being a results-driven executive specializing in developing fresh concepts for generating new revenue. Fry will help further deliver on TopLine’s mission to provide unique capabilities to broadcasters looking to go into sales calls with maximum firepower.
Jason Robinaugh has been named Product Manager, Futuri Mobile, LDR, and Takeover. Robinaugh is responsible for teams devoted to the ongoing growth and evolution of LDR and Takeover, the widely-used, patented audience interactivity technologies, as well as Futuri Mobile, the service that develops and constantly iterates on customized, white-label mobile apps for TV and radio broadcasters. A longtime Futuri Media team member, Robinaugh has worked with hundreds of stations in top U.S. and global markets to implement its products and services and help develop audience engagement strategies. Robinaugh’s keen understanding of programming, digital, development, and broadcast engineering will further drive the big picture, 360-degree vision on which Futuri Mobile, LDR, and Takeover are based.
Clint Marsh has been named Product Manager, POST and Futuri Streaming. With 30+ years experience in GM, programming, and talent coaching roles at broadcasters including Federated Media, Citadel, and Saga, Marsh is uniquely qualified to drive the growth of Futuri Media’s newest offering, POST, which provides personalities and producers turnkey solutions for podcasting broadcast content to reach wider audiences and maximize ROI. Marsh will also lead the team for Futuri Streaming, the high-quality, reliable, mobile-friendly streaming encoder that’s designed like a broadcast transmitter.
“Futuri Media continuously iterates development on our suite of products to ensure we’re future-minded and helping our client partners stay two steps ahead,” said Futuri Media CEO Daniel Anstandig. “Sophie, Jason, and Clint are unique and energetic leaders who fit our culture of speed, proactivity, passion, and trust. They enable Futuri to deliver innovative ratings- and revenue-driving products to market faster, building on our reputation as a media technology partner on the leading edge.”
ABOUT FUTURI MEDIA
Futuri Media is a global leader in audience engagement technology and tools to help broadcasters and publishers drive audience and revenue growth. Launched in 2009 with its award-winning Listener Driven Radio (LDR) audience engagement platform, Futuri Media now holds 11 published or pending patents and has been named to the Inc. 5000 List of America’s fastest-growing private companies for three consecutive years.
Recognized as a leading innovator in media, Futuri Media is a trusted partner to the world’s leading broadcasters and prides itself on offering best-in-class support. Futuri Media’s platforms are in use by programming, content, and sales teams at more than 1,000 TV and radio stations in 20 countries, reaching more than 100 million consumers monthly. For more information, visit http://www.old.futurimedia.com.