Paul Ragland

Vice President of Sales, Americas | Irdeto

With over 20 years of experience in the digital media industry and 10 years at Irdeto, Paul specializes in strategies and technology that shape the evolution of broadband and broadcast entertainment models. Paul came to Irdeto via acquisition of his former company Dayport Technologies, a video content workflow software company, which served most of the largest News Broadcasters in the US. Paul spearheaded work with some of world’s largest programmers, broadcasters and MSOs leveraging solutions from Dayport Technologies, including the NFL, Viacom, Comcast, WWE, Showtime, Martha Stewart Living, Major League Baseball AM, Time Warner, TV Guide, Fox Home Entertainment, CBS, Clear Channel and Disney. Prior to Dayport, Paul worked with 9Systems (now Akamai) and e-Media (acquired by 9systems). In those roles, he was a part of several landmark developments of video content being delivered over the Internet, from the first network simulcast of a sitcom over the internet to several of the world’s largest Internet broadcasts. He is a graduate of Colorado State University