SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwire - Feb 12, 2013) - JadooTV, Inc., a global leader in the South Asian content consumption market, today announced that Rick Bottomley has joined the company as its chief financial officer. In his new role, Mr. Bottomley will be responsible for the company's global finances, accounting and tax strategies, as well as helping to evaluate business opportunities and strategies.
"I'm excited about the opportunity to join the JadooTV management team and provide the financial leadership for this fast growing company as it moves towards its next phase of growth," said Rick Bottomley. "The Company has proven itself to be a true innovator and is a leader in South Asian internet-based content."
"We are excited to announce the appointment of Rick to our management team," said Sajid Sohail, founder and chief executive officer of JadooTV. "Rick brings over two decades of strategic, operational and financial experience to this role. We look forward to leveraging his expertise and business acumen as we continue to grow the company and expand our product offerings."
Mr. Bottomley joins JadooTV from AWR Corporation, a leader of high-frequency EDA tools, where he served as CFO, and was an integral part of the company's growth and recent sale to National Instruments. Mr. Bottomley has also held senior financial positions in several private and public companies, including companies listed on the NASDAQ and the London Stock Exchange. Mr. Bottomley began his career with Ernst & Young, LLP, where he worked on the IPO's of several high-growth technology companies. Mr. Bottomley holds a BS degree in Accounting and Business Computer Information Systems from California State University, Stanislaus, and is a certified public accountant.
JadooTV is a consumer technology and services company based in Silicon Valley, committed to delivering Live and On-Demand content to viewers via its proprietary internet based set-top box (STB). JadooTV is the leading distributor of internet based South Asian television content, bringing Television, Movies, and Music to South Asian diaspora from India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Afghanistan, Nepal, and Middle East.
For more information on Jadoo TV visit: www.jadootv.com
Rick Bottomley can be reached at (209) 523-6688 x 200 or firstname.lastname@example.org.