Channel M Names CTO

Los Angeles-based Channel M, a venture backed, digital out-of-home video advertising network, said Wednesday that it has named Peter Lee as the firm's Chief Technology Officer and Chief Strategy Officer. Lee joins the company from The Walt Disney Company, where he was Vice President, Business Development New Technology in the firm's Corporate Strategy, Planning, and Technology Group. Lee has also served as President and CEO of GeoVideo Networks, COO/CTO of Hitplay Media, and also served at IBM. Channel M is venture backed by Ascend Venture Group, Benedek Investment Group, Intel Capital and Vintage Fund Management.