YuppTV has appointed Damon S Johnson as SVP Business Development. Johnson will lead the development of distribution partnerships and explore, and build new content and entertainment options for the over-the-top (OTT) internet TV market.
Johnson brings to the table over two decades of industry experience. He joins from Playstation where he established the Media and Entertainment group. Johnson successfully led a team that negotiated with Netflix, Amazon Instant Video, Redbox Instant by Verizon, HBOGO, EPIX, Disney, ESPN, DirecTV, DISH, NFL, MLB, NBA and NHL to build the industry's leading OTT platform on PS4, PS3, VITA and VITA TV. Prior to PlayStation, he was responsible for building the digital media division for Fox Sports in Latin America.
YuppTV is one of the leading over-the-top (OTT) internet subscription TV providers for South Asian Content via live TV, Catch-up TV, and on-demand movies and music. The six-year-old company is headquartered in Atlanta, GA, with offices in San Francisco, CA and Hyderabad, India.