PodcastOne Names Kris Smith CTO
January 7, 2015 at 10:54 AM (PT)
PODCASTONE has named KRIS SMITH Chief Technology Officer. SMITH, over a decade of experience in the medium, replaces ROB GREENLEE who will be starting his own consulting firm, with PODCASTONE as its first client.
“KRIS is a pioneer podcaster and innovator," PODCASTONE CEO NORM PATTIZ said. "He has been creating podcasts and associated technology well before the medium ever went mainstream. Having him join our team and lead the technological growth of our company is of the utmost importance as we continue to play a larger part in the growth of the industry.“
"I am excited to join PODCASTONE in this important role at such a profound time,' SMITH said. "This is a growing company in a rapidly growing industry. PODCASTONE is what podcasting has always needed to achieve its potential as a market-changing technology. In this role, I have an opportunity to help build on the amazing work that NORM and team have done.”