The Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers has tapped Barbara H. Lange as executive director.
In addition to managing SMPTE’s business development, operations and marketing activities, new topper is changed with increasing org’s revenue, recruiting members and finding investment opportunities. She will report to board of governors and exec committee.
SMPTE is the leading technical society for the motion imaging industry and sets the standards that enable compatible operations among all film, TV and digital technologies. Lange, who was previously director of product management and business development for the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE), assumes her new role Jan. 20.