Ascent Media Strengthens Global Operations
Leadership With Two Key Additions
David Walters Joins Ascent Media Group as SVP Global Technical Operations and Eric Denna Joins as
SVP Global Process Design
May 04, 2010 07:10 AM Eastern Daylight Time
SANTA MONICA, Calif.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Ascent Media Group, LLC (Ascent Media) today
announced it has appointed David Walters to Senior Vice President of Global Technical Operations and
Infrastructure, and Eric Denna to Senior Vice President of Global Process Design. Walters and Denna will be based
at Ascent’s Santa Monica offices and report directly to Douglas Parrish, EVP Operations.
Walters will be responsible for architecture and deployment of global infrastructure, specifically focusing on
networks, content storage, and enterprise computing. Along with his team, Walters will ensure Ascent Media’s
infrastructure properly supports the diverse needs of its businesses and operates with the highest availability and
reliability, while maintaining optimal cost and reducing the overall use of resources.
Denna will lead Ascent Media’s Global Process Design team and help further streamline and simplify media service
delivery by defining and implementing successful business processes, production workflows, and system tools that
will allow the company to operate more cost-efficiently, at scale, and at an even-higher level of quality.
“The addition of David and Eric to our team greatly strengthens our global operations leadership,” said Douglas
Parrish, EVP Operations of Ascent Media Group. “The combination of their expertise in information technology and
business processes will be invaluable in implementing cost-efficient programs that will help further strengthen our
global reach while reinforcing our commitment to best address our customers’ growing needs worldwide.”
Most recently, Walters served as Vice President of Technical Operations at Walt Disney Company’s Internet
division where he was in charge of the engineering, building and