Hula Post Production, one of the West Coast's leading suppliers of editorial equipment, editorial space and other post-production products and services, has promoted Josh Rizzo to Chief Technology Officer. Formerly Vice President of Technology, Rizzo will lead Hula's long-term technical direction, engage in business development and oversee strategic planning for future service and support offerings.
"Josh has played a vital role in Hula's development and success; his technical expertise, creativity and dedication to customer service have been the underpinning of our ability to remain at the leading edge of technology," said Chief Operating Officer Robert Nio. "We want to reward his service and take greater advantage of his talents and leadership skills by expanding his role."
Rizzo's tenure with Hula Post Production spans more than 10 years, including two years as Vice President of Technology for Slate Media Group and eight years with Wexler Video. At Wexler, he served in a variety of engineering roles, lastly Director of Technology. He has worked with clients from the film, television, broadcast and advertising industries while focusing on the melding of production and post, providing workflow automation, media asset management and cloud collaboration solutions.
Additionally, Rizzo has hands-on experience in cinematography, editorial and visual effects, as well as product design, software development and systems engineering. He is a graduate of Ithaca College, Ithaca, New York.
About Hula Post Production
For nearly 20 years, Hula Post has provided exceptional equipment rental services to the post production and broadcast communities. With offices in Burbank and West Los Angeles, we are the industry leader in customized workflow solutions. We offer a large inventory of editorial and finishing systems, storage solutions, and support gear, and we back it up with the most experienced and knowledgeable support team in the industry. Whether you need a single system or a complex, customized workflow to take you from production through post, we can provide you with the tools to meet your technical requirements, budget and production schedule.