Slalom Adds Industry Leaders to Growing M&E Team

Slalom announced several new additions to its growing Media & Entertainment team to best meet the needs of its expanding client base.

The expanding team will ensure Slalom keeps up with the growth of its strategy, technology, data & analytics, product development, Salesforce and transformation solutions for global leading streaming, television, film production and distribution, consumer products, video games, music, and sports and live entertainment companies across the M&E landscape.

Tracy Ruthkoski joins the LA based M&E team to lead the company’s expanding work in the Video Games sector where its business has grown substantially with AAA gaming giants in recent years. Tracy brings deep cloud experience from prior roles at AWS and from Slalom’s Global Technology practice where he has worked extensively on devising and implementing next generation cloud-based solutions for both M&E and Video Game clients.

Michael Vos has joined Slalom’s M&E sales team, and will lead the company’s expanding work with Warner Bros Discovery, Fox, Sony, Netflix, and other strategic accounts. Michael brings nearly 20 years of technology experience with prior roles at AWS and Pivotal in the M&E industry.

Jason Arnold joined the M&E team earlier this year as account leader for Warner Bros Discovery, NBCU, and other M&E clients. Jason brings deep M&E and consulting experience from prior roles at Amazon Studios, NBCU, PwC, and Cognizant.

Tu Quach will start with Slalom on July 26 as an Account Leader for Major Studio clients. Tu brings 20 years of consulting and technology experience with previous experience from Accenture Interactive, OnPrem, Vubiquity and Cognizant in the M&E space.

“We are thrilled to have Michael, Tracy, Jason and Tu join our expanding M&E team at Slalom. Building trusted relationships with experienced practitioners is how we bring the best of our M&E consulting experience Slalom’s culture to support our Major Studio, Video Game, Streaming, Sports & Live Entertainment, Media Networks, and other M&E customers and technology partners,” said Steven Polster, Managing Director for Slalom’s LA-based M&E Industry team.

The new hires join the rest of the M&E account and sales team which includes Chris Reyes, Igor Mandrosov, Marcus van der Hoek, Dean Bolte, Aaron Atkins and Katie Hasman, and over 100 LA-based consultants with M&E experience and over 250 in North America.