(New York, New York--March 15, 2013) Slate Media Group, a leading independent provider of post-production service to the film and television industry, today announces the appointment of Rob DeMartin as Chief Operating Officer of its New York operations, which includes post production companies Technicolor – PostWorks, PostWorks and Hula Post Production.
DeMartin, who brings more than 25 years of managerial and entrepreneurial experience across a range of industries, will oversee day-to-day operations at all facilities. He reports directly to Slate Media Group CEO David Rosen. DeMartin previously served as Chief Operating Officer of PostWorks for five years, beginning in 2004.
“We are thrilled to welcome Rob back to New York,” said Rosen. “Rob is a brilliant and innovative leader with a proven track record for helping companies grow. We expect to benefit greatly from his experience and managerial skills as we take on the challenges and seize opportunities that lie ahead.”
DeMartin plans to capitalize on companies’ unique strengths in order to provide a seamless experience for customers and promote growth. “Our New York facilities offer a combination of services that is unique to the market,” he said. “We plan to optimize operations and improve integration between our facilities in order to capitalize on our inherent strengths.”
DeMartin has served as a board member and has been an equity partner in Slate Media Group since its inception in 2011. He previously served as Business Manager at publishing and media firm O’Reilly Media. He also served as Executive Vice President of television production company Zero Point Zero Productions. Additionally, his background includes senior level experience in the medical, real estate and garment industries.
About Slate Media Group
Slate Media Group is an entertainment technology services company driven to redefine the intersection of technology and creativity. The company provides film and television studios, production companies, independent producers and other content creators with technologies, services and expertise that are crucial to bringing their creative visions to life. At a time when tools and techniques of media production are undergoing revolutionary change, Slate Media Group collaborates with its clients to develop unique solutions to the challenges they face to help them achieve even higher levels of creative excellence and production efficiency.