Interview with Josh Kline – Head of Media and Entertainment at Box Consulting

elegantworkflow.com, dave ginsberg, consulting, cloud migration, digital asset management, workflow design, technology updates, Open Stack, user centric solutions, interviews, industry leaders, best practices, editing, DAM, MAM, SAN, NAS, SAAS, PAAS, technology solutions, Josh Kline, Box, Cloud, MetadataIn April 2014 Josh Kline joined Box, the Silicon Valley-based cloud content management firm, as Head of Media & Entertainment. He has been working in film and television production for the past 20 years, and has spent the last 13+ years building new businesses in Digital Media, with a focus on content production and distribution.

He co-founded and led Sample Digital, Inc. as CEO, where he oversaw development of, patented and brought to market Digital Dailies, revolutionizing the review and approval process in the film and television production industry, and for which he was awarded a 2013 Primetime Emmy Engineering Award. Josh left Sample Digital to run Secure Path Technology, a cloud-based content identification and metadata services company, followed by a role in Strategic Business Development at Deluxe Digital Distribution. He has also provided strategic consulting services to clients including Microsoft, Avid and Fujitsu.

During 2012 – 2013, he was the CSO of Final Draft, Inc., responsible for mapping the company’s go-forward strategy, and led development of Final Draft Connect, the company’s cloud services platform. He is a Producer on the live-action feature adaptation of the anime series Star Blazers, and produces the screenwriters interview series “Script Talks”.

In our interview, we discuss the advantages of using the Cloud and the importance of metadata standards like EIDR.

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Interview with Josh Kline – Head of Media and Entertainment at Box Consulting 

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Josh Kline Interview Transcript