Wazee Makes ‘Revolting’ Choice For Ops Role


A provider of cloud-native video management and licensing services has tapped the former Chief Technology Officer of Revolt TV and Media as its new VP/Operations.

Josh Hatter

Taking the role at Wazee Digital is Josh Hatter, who will be responsible for all aspects of the company’s operations. He will also assume responsibility for further developing existing accounts.

Wazee account managers, media services, customer support, and workflow services all now report directly to Hatter.

“Hatter is a leader at heart and can manage at both strategic and tactical levels,” said Mark Pougnet, COO and CFO of Wazee Digital. “He comes to Wazee with more than 20 years of media-related technology design, operations, and management experience, which gives me great confidence in his ability to oversee strategy, vision, and operations related to customer support, media services, and especially Wazee Digital Core, which powers all other parts of the business.”

At Revolt TV and Media, Hatter created and launched the broadcast and digital brand with Sean Combs (a.k.a. P Diddy) and Andy Schuon, and designing and building a state-of-the-art facility in the heart of Hollywood for live news production and performances. He also oversaw the digital engineering team responsible for creating the revolt.tv website, custom CMS, Revolt mobile apps, and internal web resources.

Hatter also ran broadcast and production operations at TMZ. During his tenure there, he oversaw the migration of TMZ on TV from SD to HD, worked on numerous web video CMS migrations, built field-to-air streaming systems used to break the biggest stories in entertainment news, and managed production of numerous TMZ branded pilots.

Hatter is based in Denver and reports to Pougnet.