Leading digital media and marketing agency, RMS Networks, announces Jay Wilson’s promotion to Chief Technology Officer, highlighting Wilson’s outstanding success and complex knowledge of the digital arena.
"Jay is much more than an experienced professional in the digital media and marketing industry. His forward-thinking and thorough understanding of technology has helped push RMS to stay at the forefront of this digital revolution," said Jason Kates, CEO and founder of RMS Networks. "For almost a decade, Jay has proven himself invaluable to the agency. As RMS continues to pioneer new digital marketing advancements, I can think of no one more qualified to assume such a critical role."
Wilson joined RMS in 1999 as an assistant software technician and has risen through the company, directing technology developments and new initiatives. Formerly Director of Engineering, Wilson's key projects have included designing an automated digital workflow system that reduced labor requirements by streamlining operations between creative and technical departments, implementing linux-based solutions throughout the company to improve efficiencies and lower costs, as well as supervising the re-engineering of RMS' digital playback application. As CTO, Wilson will continue to lead RMS' product development projects, including overseeing the proprietary free-to-download video content delivery and ad management software, rVue. With it’s user-friendly features that integrate digital signage, mobile, and internet experiences for advertisers, retailers and consumers alike, rVue is revolutionizing the digital marketing arena.
Responsible for all technological applications and key relationships, Wilson and his dedicated team of engineers successfully manage RMS' computer operations, application solutions, systems and networks, as well as direct relationships with numerous technology vendors, including Dell, Panasonic and Minicom.
"This is the culmination of a decade-long climb through a dynamic and innovative company," Wilson said. "I'm proud to lead the RMS technology initiatives and I welcome the challenges that the future of digital media and marketing will continue to put before us."
RMS (rmsnetworks.com, rVue.com) is the internet based, digital media and marketing agency that develops, manages and delivers the most relevant video advertising segments to millions of consumers daily. Through rVue, the free-to-download software created by RMS, high-traffic venues and consumers can access HD video content, create play lists and dramatically enhance the shopping experience. From its headquarters in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., RMS has served clients including AutoNation, Blockbuster, Subway and Advance Auto Parts – all with a simple proposition: Where ROI meets awareness. That's RMS.