Biographies of Associates of Viodi
Jane Pyle – jane.pyle at viodi.com
Jane Pyle brings a diverse set of administration skills including a background in finance of increasing responsibilities at the Raychem corporation that culminated in the role of controller for the Interconnect Devices division. Later, she started and built a successful financial advising practice in association with American Express Financial Advisors. She sold that practice in the year 2000 after the birth of her second son.
Never one to be inactive, she has been an active participant and board member in the Las Madres mother's group, as well as her sons' parent participation preschool. Her organization skills have proved valuable, as she created and implemented a highly regarded speaker series for Las Madres.
As an officer of Viodi, she is involved with all of the administrative tasks associated with Viodi's various projects. This native Cheese-head (a person who hails from the great state of Wisconsin) has a Masters in Business Administration from the Loyola University of Chicago and a Bachelors in Science of Economics from the University of Wisconsin at Madison.
Ken Pyle – ken.pyle at viodi.com
Ken Pyle is co-founder of Viodi, LLC and is Managing Editor of the Viodi View, an online newsletter with a focus on independent telcos and their efforts to offer video services. He produced the Video Solutions for Independence interactive CD-ROM, edited and produced interactive CD-ROMs for organizations such as NTCA and is the co-producer of the IP Video Conference series in conjunction with USTA and is producer of Viodi’s Local Content Workshop.
Additionally, he has been intimately involved with all of Viodi’s clients. He created Digital Rights Management Reports that were approved by studios for several clients. He created processes for clients to use for their PPV and VOD operations. He has long standing relationships with service vendors such as Technicolor and Microspace, as well as many telecommunication manufacturers.
Prior to Viodi, LLC, Pyle was Director of Technical Sales for Demand Video, a Video On Demand application service provider which targeted cable television overbuilders. His independent telco experience dates to 1991 with product, project and sales management roles at Raynet and E/O Networks. His experience in the cable industry dates to 1979 with manufacturing, engineering and field service roles at companies such as Catel and C-Cor.