In her new role, the company’s former senior director of product will lead the product management and design teams in their planning and delivery of products across media and entertainment, and digital design industries.
Foundry has announced the appointment of Christy Anzelmo as chief product officer, effective immediately. In her new role, Anzelmo will lead the strategic vision and delivery of the company’s product portfolio across media and entertainment, and digital design industries. With the product management and product design teams under her leadership, she will be tasked with implementing a roadmap providing solutions to meet industry challenges.
An alumnus of Cornell University and the University of Colorado Boulder, Anzelmo joined Foundry in 2015, and was previously the company’s senior director of product. She has a background in product design and business management with 15 years of product leadership experience across fashion, electronics, and software products.
“Developing creative ideas into successful products has been a focus throughout my product management career,” commented Anzelmo. “I have been fortunate enough to work with passionate and dedicated VFX and animation artists and the teams that support them, which has been a continual source of inspiration and motivation to innovate the Nuke family. As our customers' workflows evolve, so must the tools and technologies that we deliver to them, so I’m thrilled to be stepping in as Chief Product Officer to drive our vision of enabling greater collaboration and efficiency for our customers so they can meet the demands of theirs.”
“Since joining Foundry, Christy has done an exceptional job building the compositing, editorial, and review product management team to strengthen our industry-leading products,” noted Foundry CEO Jody Madden. “I am confident that a respected and collaborative leader like Christy will be instrumental in delivering our vision to empower creative teams and increase momentum across the entire portfolio during a time of significant change. I look forward to seeing the innovative solutions Christy and team will deliver for our customers across industries.”