Meet the Premion Leadership
Jim Wilson has spent 20 years at the forefront of Media & Technology that started when he launched the games business at Universal Studios and delivered numerous global hit games. As the CEO of Atari, he led the successful transformation of the company from a retail to digital and online publisher and restructured its French parent company leading to its sale in 2013. As COO of TouchTunes, a digital music company, he delivered new growth ahead of its sale and before he joined TEGNA. As the President of Premion, he launched and leads a new growth division of TEGNA focused on “Over The Top” video and advertising. Earlier in his career, he held senior marketing and general management roles at Universal Studios, Sony Wonder and Disney. He is a graduate of Loyola University and Harvard Business School.
Head of Product & Technology
Will leads the technology strategy and execution for Premion’s OTT advertising products and solutions. As Premion’s technology evangelist, Will is building on our position as the OTT advertising leader in spearheading the development of our next-generation OTT data management platform. Prior to joining Premion, Will spent 15+ years as a Digital Media & Technology Executive, running Operations and Technology Divisions for top media companies including Fox News Digital and NBC Universal. Also, recognized as a leader in the Programmatic space, Will built and led the programmatic divisions for Bazaarvoice Inc.& Spotible Inc. He has spearheaded ad campaigns for clients including Nike, Fed-Ex, Coca-Cola, Ford, Polo Ralph Lauren and State Farm. Will is a graduate of Villanova University
Senior Director of Sales
Charel MacIntosh is an accomplished Sales Executive with over 20 years of experience in media. She has spent her career managing high-value relationships across top-tier agencies and clients. With a foundation in TV/Cable and Radio, her interest in the union of traditional and digital media fueled her desire to work in this rapidly evolving sector of “Over The Top.” Charel has a proven track record and reputation for selling with consultation and developing tailored campaigns that exceed client expectations. Prior to joining Premion, Charel held management positions at Westwood One, Comcast Spotlight and iHeart Media (formerly Clear Channel), had her own media consulting firm and graphic design company. Charel lives in the heart of NYC and is graduate of University of Central Florida.
Annmarie Gatti is a Senior Marketing Executive with over 20 years of experience in managing physical and digital marketing and production for top-tier entertainment corporations. She has exceptional experience spearheading campaigns for high-profile releases and key entertainment franchises, and is expert in crafting strategies designed to establish market presence and increase profitability. As President of Gatti Entertainment Marketing, she has worked with Atari, TouchTunes, and Entertainment One, specializing in integrated marketing campaigns and brand management. As Senior Director of Marketing for Sony BMG Music Entertainment, she led the marketing strategy development and deployment for the Home Entertainment Group.
Mike Richter is a Marketing Manager with over 10 years of experience in sales and marketing. He specializes in broadcast media and digital marketing for top-tier clientele across multiple industries. Mike joined the marketing team at Premion in 2016, a new division of TEGNA, focused on “Over The Top” advertising. Prior to joining Premion, Mike developed and implemented strategic sales campaigns at WCNC in Charlotte. Mike is an expert in developing innovative marketing strategies and creative solutions across multi-platform and integrated packages. Mike is a Business Management graduate of East Carolina University.