Head of Studio Engineering – RYOT
Colleen O’Hagan has most recently served as Head of Studio Engineering at RYOT, a part of the Verizon Media family, where she oversaw the continual advancement and introduction of new technology to their first of its kind 5G Studio. She has been dedicated to introducing emerging immersive and real time technologies to this production facility to further drive the future of content creation and delivery. The results have invited audiences to become not just content consumers, but a part of the storytelling experience. Prior to her time at RYOT, Colleen gained her experience in storytelling at DreamWorks Animation taking on challenges such as developing the new technology required to bring the familiar world of How To Train Your Dragon 3 into a one of unprecedented size and wonder for the final installment of the trilogy.
RYOT is an Oscar-nominated and Emmy award-winning immersive media company specializing in creating next-gen 3D media formats for Verizon and Verizon Media’s world class portfolio of brands and partners. Driven by a vision of connecting the world through technology, RYOT is leveraging the power and speed of Verizon’s 5G network to build the future of media experiences and delivering them at scale.