Former Avid Technology product designer and 25+ year industry veteran to drive LucidLink’s innovation and product strategy to expand market reach
LA VEGAS, April 25, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — LucidLinkan innovative SaaS solution connecting creative teams around the world, today announced the appointment of Matt Schneider as Director of Product Management, M&E, for LucidLink. Schneider’s appointment was announced during NAE 2022 (April 24and-27and at the National Convention Center in Las Vegas).
Schneider will help manage LucidLink’s portfolio of products and solutions that transform workflows, increase production efficiency, and reduce friction for M&E creatives. His experience includes over 25 years in the M&E industry, most recently as a Product Owner at Avid Technology. While at Avid, his primary focus was the post-production pipeline and developing platform-based solutions that extend collaborative workflows for editorial teams, regardless of location. »
“We are delighted to welcome Matt at a time of tremendous disruption and opportunity in the M&E digital transformation space,” said Peter Thompson, co-founder and CEO of LucidLink. “Matt’s track record of innovation at Avid and elsewhere as a leading product designer and media workflow specialist makes him ideally suited to steer LucidLink’s product offerings in a direction that adds even more value to our clients in the M&E market.”
Schneider worked at Avid early in his career, from 1997 to 2002, before joining the company in 2019. In between, he spent 16 years at PostWorks New York, a film and television post-production facility, focusing on workflow development and customer support for clients in the feature film, scripted television and non-fiction television markets. Schneider’s first term of service for Avid included large-scale broadcast news deployments and workflow support for feature film and television customers.
“Solving workflow and technology issues in the media and entertainment space has always been my passion,” said Schneider. “I am honored to join LucidLink as one of the most dynamic and innovative companies driving this evolution of collaborative productivity for the M&E market.”
Schnider will join the LucidLink leadership team on-site at NAB 2022 (Booth #N7301). For more information or to schedule a briefing with LucidLink at NAB 2022, please visit: lucidlink.com/nab.
LucidLink offers an innovative cloud file service designed specifically for extended remote data access. LucidLink Filespaces offers best-in-class security and high-performance scalability to run file-based workloads on object storage for maximum efficiency and productivity. The service is compatible with Microsoft Azure Blob and any Amazon S3 compatible object storage provider that uses cloud, on-premises or hybrid storage. It supports all major operating systems including Linux, Windows, and macOS. Investors include Baseline Ventures, Headline, Adobe, Bright Cap Ventures, Bain Capital Ventures, S28 Capital and Fathom Capital. LucidLink is a private company headquartered in San Francisco, Californiawith offices at Bulgaria, Europeand Australia.
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