MOUTAIN VIEW, Calif., Aug. 22, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Peel, the company dedicated to revolutionizing the way you watch TV, today announced that Philip Poulidis has become the newest addition to the Peel executive team as the Chief Revenue Officer. In the newly created position, he will be responsible for extending and establishing industry partnerships with smartphone and tablet vendors, multi-channel TV operators, wireless providers, content owners and aggregators.
Mr. Poulidis's extensive background and passion for the intersection of technology and TV makes him an ideal fit for the company and its ambitious growth plan.
"We are excited to bring Philip's exceptional talents and experience to the Peel team," said Thiru Arunchalam, CEO of Peel, "Our high volume of partnership requests will ensure that he will be busy as Peel ramps up our distribution through partner channels."
Mr. Poulidis has a track record of proven success along with a rich background in the digital media, Internet, semiconductor, software and mobile industries. Additionally, Mr. Poulidis has been acting as an advisor to Peel since May 2012. His familiarity with the company will provide a seamless transition into a full-time executive role.
"Peel has impressed me with their vision, track record of execution, and innovative second screen approach," said Mr. Poulidis. "I look forward to accelerating Peel's impressive growth through new partnerships and revenue streams."
Mr. Poulidis has a history of entrepreneurship and executive management at innovative technology companies. Most recently, he co-founded Morega Systems, Inc., a TV Everywhere software and systems company. As its President and CEO, Mr. Poulidis earned Morega the title of second fastest growing technology company in Canada.
Peel was founded on a passion for redefining the home entertainment experience. As the recognized leader in personalized TV discovery with millions of recommended shows viewed, the groundbreaking Peel app combines intuitive program discovery, seamless remote control and engaging social sharing. For more information or to download the iOS or Android app, visit Peel.com.
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