Introducing Jim Wehrfritz, Manager, Strategy and Finance, Film & TV Hi everyone, I grew up in Colorado and graduated from Indiana University. After school, I completed GE Capital’s Financial Management Program and then worked in their leveraged finance business. While working at GE, I received my MBA at Northwestern University. Subsequently, I’ve worked at several start-ups in… Read more »
Introducing Liz Jasko, Product Designer, Film & TV Hi everyone! My name is Liz and I’m a new Product Designer for Film/TV in NY. I studied Communications & Media Arts / Interaction Design & Game Studies at Marist College in Poughkeepsie, NY. After spending the past few years doing UX design in the healthcare and… Read more »
Introducing Maïté Alvarez, Film Acquisitions Coordinator My name is Maïté and I’m new to the film acquisitions team in LA! I moved from NYC a bit over a year ago and am thrilled to be working at The Orchard and also to have gotten to cut down on my commute by an hour and a… Read more »
What The #&@$ Do You Do, Dan?!?
Dan Truong VP of Release Strategy and Financial Planning, Film & TV Joined The Orchard in April 2014 You’re an MBA-struttin’, film-lovin’, data-minin’ maven. But we have no idea what the #&@$ you do. Enlighten us?!!? I strategize releases and plan finances :) But seriously, do you have the time? My role with the team starts… Read more »
5 Ways The Online Video Industry Changed in 2015
This year we witnessed bigger developments in the online video world than ever before. Video consumption continues to grow exponentially, benefiting from major technological advancements in the way viewers consume entertainment and fueled with an overabundance of top-notch original series. Web browsing now accounts for just 6% of Internet bandwidth in North America with Netflix… Read more »