Los Angeles, CA. Sep 4, 2013 – SDI Media announced today the appointment of Art Salyer as its new Chief Operating Officer, effective immediately.
Art joins SDI Media with over 30 years experience managing operations for companies with global footprints. Art has an impressive track record leading global operating teams including at Technicolor, where he acted as SVP, World Wide Film & Cinema Services and was responsible for the motion picture pre/post production services, film printing & distribution across the Americas, Europe and Asia. More recently, Art served as the CEO of Palladium Energy where he was successful in increasing Palladium’s revenues significantly, developing and launching new product lines, and rebuilding and strengthening its operating functions in both Latin America and Asia.
Art returns to SDI Media in the COO role after previously working with SDI Media as a consultant in 2009. As SDI’s COO, Art will be responsible for all aspects of SDI’s global operations including growth and development of existing facilities, operationalizing footprint expansion efforts, implementation of systems & processes, and the rollout of tools & services. Art will be based in Los Angeles but will actively be supporting efforts in Europe, Latin America, and Asia.