AfroLife.TV Appoints Chief Scientist of Global Operations

Role Will Focus on Innovations in Operations and Streaming –
Technology

LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–AfroLife.TV has appointed Martin D. King as their new Chief Scientist of
Global Operations. In this role, Martin will be serving as a combination
of a traditional COO (Chief Operations Officer) and CTO (Chief
Technology Officer). Martin is an innovative, success-driven
professional with an exceptional capacity to improve operations, drive
revenues, and expand market share for domestic and international
companies. As a leader and executive technologist, Martin has shared his
unique solutions with Goldman Sachs Technical Services (Algorithmic
Trading Group), The Williams Companies, IBM, Silicon Graphics, Digital
Semiconductor, and SCI in Houston, Texas, while also turning around
finances, redesigning technology, and effectively managing change.
During his career, Martin has contributed to groundbreaking efforts in
software engineering at Carnegie Mellon’s Institute for Software
Engineering as well as the OpenCourseWare project at Massachusetts
Institute of Technology.

“We have been working diligently to be on the forefront of the streaming
industry, not just from a content perspective, but also keeping an eye
on the global addressable market. Having Martin in this hybrid role is
exactly what we needed as a company and we are thrilled to have him on
our leadership team,” says Founder and CEO, Alberto Marzan.

“This opportunity is not only timely — but an intention whose time has
come,” says Martin. “AfroLife.TV is uniquely poised as a technology
organization, with demonstrative capabilities in delivering content,
commentary, and a premium curated media lifestyle across the digital
landscape and on countless platforms. I’m excited to participate and
share in what I see as a dominating global presence in live-and-curated
digital media. Just wait till you see what we do next!”

Coinciding with earning his BSSE, MS.c, and Ph.D., Martin has
participated in and led landmark projects in sectors as varied as
Biotech, Oil and Gas, Insurance, and Quantitative Financial Analysis;
additionally pioneering efforts in media streaming, including network
architecture, delivery, and head end media. AfroLife.TV is the perfect
place for Martin to effectively utilize the combination of skills he has
attained throughout his esteemed career.

About AfroLife

AfroLife.TV offers streaming access to a world of curated African
American, Afro-European, Afro-Latino, and African content. Our
integrated, streaming media destination is designed to connect the
African diaspora through premium content. Using a unique blend of
digital streaming, social media, and curated storytelling, AfroLife.TV
offers classic, popular, emerging, and independent content to educate,
inform, and entertain subscribers. For more information on AfroLife.TV,
visit us at www.afrolife.tv

Contacts

AfroLife.TV
Stephanie Thompson
Sthompson@afrolife.tv
(925)
471-6151