For immediate release
MediaCorp appoints Chief Technology Officer
Singapore, 28 January 2013 – MediaCorp is pleased to announce the appointment of Joseph Igoe as Chief Technology Officer (CTO) with effect from 4 February 2013.
Joseph began his career in educational television at the Rochester Institute of Technology and has worked in various leading US broadcast companies such as Disney and Fox. Prior to joining MediaCorp he was CTO at WGBH, a public broadcaster based in Boston, Massachusetts
In his role as CTO, Joseph will report to CEO Shaun Seow and lead in developing a strategic plan and technology roadmap to help support and grow the business in Singapore and beyond.
Issued by Corporate Communications, MediaCorp Pte Ltd
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Head, Corporate Communications & Marketing
MediaCorp Pte Ltd
MediaCorp is Singapore’s leading media company with the most complete range of platforms, spanning television, radio, newspapers, magazines, movies, digital and out-of-home media.
It pioneered the development of Singapore’s broadcasting industry, with the broadcast of Radio in 1936 and Television in 1963. Today, MediaCorp has over 50 products and brands in four languages (English, Mandarin, Malay and Tamil), reaching out to all adults in Singapore every week.
Initiatives in the new digital space include Internet TV-on-demand, High Definition TV broadcast and Over-the-Top (OTT) interactive services.
Beyond Singapore, MediaCorp is an active regional player through co-productions in TV dramas and movies, magazines publishing, as well as Channel NewsAsia International, one of the first Asian-owned English news channels.
Winner of numerous international awards and accolades including Asian Television Awards’ Terrestrial Broadcaster of the Year, MediaCorp’s vision is to become Asia’s top media company, delivering valued content to the world.
For more information, please visit www.mediacorp.sg.