KAONMEDIA BRINGS ON BESOCKE AS NEW VP OF NORTH AMERICAN BUSINESS DEVELoPMENT
October 8th, 2020 • Denver, Colorado
KAONMEDIA, the set-top box and broadband manufacturer has brought Mark Besocke on board as their VP of North American Business Development. He will play a key role in driving the national sales strategy for the broadband and set-top box business based out of the Denver, Colorado. Besocke will report to Eric Hybertson SVP and GM of KAONMEDIA’s operations in North America, into the Global Business Unit at KAONMEDIA under Richard Kim.
“Mark Besocke is an outstanding addition to our KAONMEDIA team and brings a deep blend of both video hardware and media software experience to our customers,” said Hybertson. Richard Kim commented, “Mark has great enthusiasm about the broadband industry and can communicate our value proposition to the marketplace. We are happy to have him represent our rapidly growing business in North America.”
Besocke comes from a 20 year background in the cable and broadband industry working with cable operators TCI, AT&T Broadband, HITS and held North American business development roles at Tier 1 suppliers including Pace, TV Guide, Evolution Digital and Ericsson.
His background includes an MBA from Regis University in Denver, Colorado and Besocke recently supported the SCTE High Plains Chapter serving on the Education Committee. Mark and his family enjoy time in the mountains outside of their home in Castle Pines, CO.
KAONMEDIA (or KAON Media Co Ltd) is a South Korean technology company which specializes in the development and manufacturing of digital connectivity devices (including set-top boxes) and residential gateways for pay-TV operators, broadband operators and telcos. They provide digital broadcasting services to more than 120 operators in 80 countries.