Prior to working at NEP, Keith held the position of Director of Operations at Sky Sports for seven years. Using his extensive technical and production knowledge he has experience across a wide area of broadcast services, including: play-out, channel management, content management, outside broadcast, and during his time at Sky Sports, he also oversaw a number of technical advances and innovations.
NEP has worldwide teams assisting Discovery and Eurosport across a wide range of services and geographies. Lane’s focus will be on driving NEP’s superior service and supporting these teams to further deepen the Discovery / Eurosport relationship.
Speaking of the appointment, Steve Jenkins, President, NEP UK & Ireland, commented “We are committed to deep relationships with our clients, and Keith’s extensive background in sports broadcasting absolutely complements NEP and Discovery / Eurosport’s future plans.”
Keith Lane stressed it would be a exciting time to be joining the NEP as the Discovery / Eurosport account keeps growing. He is looking forward to working closely with the global teams and to further build NEP’s relationship with the channels.