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4K broadcaster and producer of native UltraHD HDR content, Insight TV, has announced two key appointments in a continued effort of growth and expansion.

Newly hired Robert Gold has been appointed VP of distribution for the Americas, and Jonathan Shrank has been promoted to VP of distribution for EMEA.

Gold and Shrank bring resumes of TV industry experience to their positions, specifically in sales, distribution, contract negotiation and marketing.

Prior to joining Insight, Shrank was a senior distribution and business development manager at the BBC, where he negotiated and closed distribution deals with major partners across TV platforms and led the distribution strategy and engagement for Red Button coverage of major sporting and music events. Before that, he led content acquisition for Globecast in New York, licensing linear and VOD content for OTT and satellite platforms. He is based in London.

In his previous role, Gold was SVP of distribution at Poker Central. Before that, he spent 22 years at Discovery Communications.

“Robert and Jonathan have impressive backgrounds in the TV distribution lifecycle and their sales and marketing experience are exactly what we’re looking for. We know their ability to nurture business relationships and provide strong and effective leadership will help lay the groundwork for us to not only meet but exceed our goals next year and well into the future,” said Rian Bester, CEO, Insight TV.