NewTek Promotes Three Key Executives

NewTek, a leader in multi-camera live video production systems and 3D animation software, announced the promotion of three key executives. Philip Nelson has been promoted to Chief Relationship Officer (CRO), Carter Holland has been promoted to Chief Marketing Officer (CMO), and Don Ballance has been promoted to VP of Worldwide Training and Development.

“Carter, Philip, and Don have been instrumental in the growth of NewTek and we are proud to recognize their contributions to our collective success with these promotions.  Each will continue to aid in NewTek’s global growth and innovative leadership,” said Jim Plant, President and CEO of NewTek. “We’re looking forward to the continued value they will bring to NewTek as we move forward.

Philip Nelson, who was most recently SVP of Artist and Media Relations and has held a range of sales and marketing leadership positions at NewTek over the past 15 years, will drive the cultivation of strategic customer relationships across all markets.  He will also continue to champion the culture of the company and lead the social media efforts.

Carter Holland joined NewTek in 2011 as EVP of Worldwide Marketing, and has spearheaded the implementation of the company’s international demand generation programs. As CMO, he will continue to focus on driving strong customer growth and revenue performance for NewTek.

Don Ballance, who was previously Director of Training Worldwide and a 14-year veteran of NewTek, will help to further accelerate the expansion of NewTek’s training and certification programs, which has grown to include training centers in 29 U.S. states and certified operators in 11 countries.