LONDON — Foundry (www.foundry.com) has announced the appointment of Christy Anzelmo as chief product officer, in charge of leading the strategic vision and delivery of Foundry’s product portfolio across the media & entertainment and digital design industries.
Anzelmo joined Foundry in 2015 and was previously senior director of product, leading product management and product design for the company’s VFX compositing and review tools: Nuke, Hiero, Cara VR and Flix. She is an alumnus of Cornell University and the University of Colorado Boulder. In addition to product design, she has a strong background in business management, with 15 years of product leadership experience across fashion, electronics and software products. She also has a passion for helping creative and technical teams build successful products.
“Developing creative ideas into successful products has been a focus throughout my product management career,” says 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.”