Bexel Names Hatic General Manager
Qualifying experience includes time with DVS, Silex Media Americas, Vizrt
September 19, 2012
BURBANK, Calif.– Bexel has appointed Halid Hatic as
general manager. Hatic will report to Matthew Danilowicz, CEO, Vitec Group
Videocom and Services Division. As the new general manager, Hatic will emphasize custom solutions for clients
and increased integration with other Videocom companies. With 20 years of qualifying experience, prior to joining Bexel, Hatic has
performed various roles throughout the industry.
Hatic previously spearheaded business development for DVS, Inc., the U.S.
subsidiary of Digital Video Systems (DVS), a manufacturer of processing
hardware and turnkey systems for the television and film industries. Hatic also spent time as vice president and general manager for Silex Media
Americas in Munich, a consultancy advising TV broadcasters on the adoption of
He has also served as Vizrt’s vice president of worldwide business
development in Bergen, Norway. While there, he reorganized the U.S. subsidiary,
improved sales, marketing and customer-support-based operating efficiencies.
Hatic also built up partnerships with Microsoft, Apple and Adobe, and
implemented joint marketing plans.
For five years, Hatic was also president and chief operating officer at Curious
Software in London. There, he took the company from a start-up phase into a
recognized developer of animation products and tools to create
broadcast-quality maps. Hatic also created the road map for the
company’s acquisition by Vizrt.