Tech Moves: RealNetworks names Bill Patrizio consumer media president; Erik Selberg joins …

Bill Patrizio (Via Silverwood Partners) — RealNetworks has hired Bill Patrizio, a media industry veteran, to be president of its consumer media business, the company announced Monday. Patrizio will be responsible for strategy and management of Real’s PC RealPlayer group and its IP licensing business, according to a news release. He will also handle the global rollout and marketing of Real’s new RealMedia HD codec technology. Based in Seattle, Patrizio will report to CEO Rob Glaser. “I’m delighted that Bill is joining Real to lead our Consumer Media group,” Glaser, founder of the 22-year-old company said. “Bill’s extensive background at the intersection of media and technology, his track record for creating value, and his personal passion for digital media all make Bill a great addition to our senior leadership team.” Patrizio spent nearly four…


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