Slate Media Group, an independent provider of postproduction service to the film and television industry, announced the appointment of Rob DeMartin as chief operating officer of its New York operations, which includes postproduction companies Technicolor – PostWorks, PostWorks and Hula Postproduction.
“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, 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.
DeMartin plans to capitalize on companies’ strengths 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.