Brick Eksten is CTO, Playout & Networking Solutions for Imagine Communications, leading the global product organization including all Product Line Management and Research and Development.
Eksten has been a major contributor to innovation in the industry for over 25 years. Prior to joining the company, Eksten was the founder and CEO of Digital Rapids Corp., a leading provider of software-based encoding, transcoding, and processing technologies which were used throughout the media and entertainment industry. He was responsible for the vision and oversaw development of the Zenium platform.
Prior to founding Digital Rapids, Brick served in various roles including CTO of MGI Software, VP of Technology for Digital Processing Systems, and was the founder and president of five start-up companies in the Silicon Valley.