International Datacasting Corporation has named new President and CEO Doug Lowther to the corporation’s board of directors.
“We view Doug’s appointment to the board as a major step in the development of IDC as a technology provider to broadcasters,” said Del Lippert, Chairman of the Board at IDC.
Lowther was most recently executive vice president at Irdeto, a global supplier of digital TV technology and services. He has experience developing and executing business growth strategies in the fields of digital television, wireless networking, IP-based services and software security. He began as vice president of marketing at Irdeto in 2004. More recently, he was responsible for Irdeto’s business with Pay TV operators worldwide.
Other previous positions include several executive roles with Nortel Networks, where he was vice president and general manager of wireless applications and the vice president of strategic marketing. He began his career building network planning and operations systems for telecom operators.