Danmon's Datos Media appoints for new senior sales executive_20.12.2015

Danmon's Datos Media appoints for new senior sales executive


Juan Fernandez Gonzalez

| 20 December 2015

Spanish-based Datos Media, a Danmon Group company, has appointed Rafael Zapardiel as senior sales executive.

rafael datos mediaRafael Zapardiel brings over 30 years of experience in the broadcast video sector. He began his career as an engineer at Pesa Electronica, later joining Sony Spain as engineering manager, public television channel Telemadrid as technical vice-director and Canal+ as operations manager.

Before joining Quantel in 1995 as sales manager, he also worked for five years with Panasonic as engineering manager.

Zapardiel has been responsible for developing Quantel's activity in Spain, Portugal, Central America and the Caribbean region, introducing television and digital film production and post-production technology for HD, 3D and 4K.

“Broadcast television and film technology is advancing at an accelerating speed and this implies a need for constant adaptation and increased business competition,” said Datos Media managing director, Tomas Nielsen. “It is crucial to invest in experienced and trained staff in order to achieve market leadership.”

Datos Media is based in Madrid and provides technology, consultancy, integration, training and support to construct and improve production workflow for the media industry.