Velocix Positions for Growth with New Executive Hires

Velocix, the market’s leading provider of content delivery solutions, today announced that it has expanded its executive leadership team with new hires to manage its finance group and American sales activities.  Paul Cross has assumed the role of Chief Financial Officer at Velocix, heading up the company’s global finance organization.  Matt James was recently hired to lead all sales and customers activities for Velocix in the United States, Canada, and Latin America.

Paul Cross, CFO at Velocix said: “I am thrilled to be joining Velocix at such an exciting time. I look forward to working closely with Velocix employees, customers, and partners to continue strengthening our business and extending our leadership in the market.”

Paul has held senior level finance positions with Unit4, A10 Networks, Hewlett Packard, and 3Com and has a wealth of industry and finance experience in strategic outlook, business development, and financial operations.  Paul studied Business Management at the University of South Bank, London and is based in the UK.

Matt James, VP Sales, Americas at Velocix said: “Velocix has a very unique value proposition in the market, with a class-leading product set, strong customer references, and key partnerships that provide a great foundation for growth.  I look forward to connecting with new and existing customers throughout the region to discuss how Velocix can help accelerate their multi-screen video strategies.”

Matt has more than 20 years of sales and marketing leadership experience in the telecoms and cable industry, including executive positions at Alcatel-Lucent, TiVo and Espial.  Matt is based out of Washington, D.C. and holds Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Industrial Engineering from Texas Tech University.

IBC Show, Amsterdam

Amsterdam RAI, Sept 13 – 17

Serious Solutions for Scale-Out Video Applications

Join us at IBC 2019 to see why Velocix technology is at the core of the world’s largest video networks.  Learn how our carrier-grade video solutions enable service providers around the globe to more efficiently and reliably scale-out new multi-screen video applications.  We will be meeting with customers to discuss the following topics:

  • Boosting the business case for video with programmatic advertising.
  • Tuning the video pipeline for ultra-low latency live streaming.
  • Saving cost and simplifying scale-out with hybrid-cloud architectures.
  • Optimizing content delivery networks for a new 5G era.

Visit us at Hall 5, stand C28 (5.C28) to see what’s new and sign up for our newsletter while you are there for a chance to win a special prize.

We look forward to seeing you there!


Cable-Tec Expo 2019

Join us at SCTE’s Cable-Tec Expo 2019 in New Orleans, LA.

Velocix will host customer meetings at our private hospitality suite at the Courtyard New Orleans Convention Downtown/Center Hotel, adjacent to the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center.  Learn why the world’s largest and most successful service providers rely on our carrier-grade technology to support scale-out video applications.  Discussion topics will include:

  • Optimizing the video pipeline for ultra-low latency live streaming
  • Boosting revenues with programmatic TV advertising
  • Reducing capital and operational expenses with hybrid-cloud content delivery architectures.
  • Preparing your content delivery network for 5G mobile traffic.

We will also host a cocktail event for customers and partners on Tuesday, October 1st at Broussard’s Restaurant and Courtyard.  If you don’t receive an invitation by e-mail, drop us a message at to get on the list.

We hope to see you there!