SeaChange appoints COO

DetailsMichelle Clancy | 08 June 2015

SeaChange International has appointed Edward Terino as COO, to be responsible for software development, sales and services globally.

"Ed's demonstrated capacity for delivering operational excellence will reinforce SeaChange's ability to expand the global footprint for our core software products and services, while continuing to establish our offerings in adjacent markets for premium video delivery and monetisation," said SeaChange CEO Jay Samit. "Ed hits the ground running with an extensive working knowledge of our company and customer base, producing the ideal outcome in support of my goal to reinstitute the vital COO function."

Over the past five years, Terino has served on the board of directors for software and technology companies including Extreme Networks, S1 Corp, Phoenix Technologies and EBT International. Presently, in addition to serving as a director at SeaChange, he serves as a director for Baltic Trading. His professional experience spans 30 years in senior management and operational roles for public companies including SVP and CFO of Art Technology Group, Inc., CEO and CFO of Arlington Tankers Ltd., and VP of finance and operations at Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

"SeaChange's worldwide software development, sales and services workforce delivers innovation and performance enjoyed by an enviable customer base," said Terino. "I look forward to enabling greater success through improved processes, efficiencies and execution that will leverage and optimise our resources for increasing customer satisfaction and capturing new business opportunities."