Director, OverDrive, Inception & Streamline
As Marketing Product Manager for Ross Video’s newsroom, media asset management, and teleprompter solutions, Shawn Snider is responsible for shaping the product, managing marketing and sales efforts, business partners, and providing leadership and guidance on future product roadmaps. Shawn joined Ross Video in 2007, where he started his career in broadcast as a designer on the OverDrive Automated Production Control System. Over the years, he took on additional responsibilities, including the design and architecture of Ross Video’s Inception, and ultimately the company’s web technology platform. During his years in the R&D group, Shawn was consistently interfacing with customers and business partners, as well as speaking on behalf of the company at industry and technology events. He is also an active contributor and speaker at MOS committee meetings, proposing and heading up the new HTML5 design specification. He has a Bachelor of Engineering – Software (High Distinction) from Carleton University. Shawn grew up outside of Toronto, moving to Ottawa in the early 2000’s which he now calls home. He enjoys playing hockey, board games, video games, and spending time with his two dogs, wife, and young daughter.