Raleigh, North Carolina – February 18, 2018 – Venture Beyond, and Mary Bassey Enterprises announced today that Dillon Brooks, has been named President and CEO of The Odyssey Channel, effective March 3, 2018.
“The Odyssey Channel is very fortunate to have Dillion joining the organization,” said Mandee Woodard, Executive Vice-President of Business Affairs for Venture Beyond and Mary Bassey Enterprises. “We are very certain that his managerial experience, his coding experience, and his contacts and relationships from the investment side of the business, as well as his enthusiasm for ‘The Odyssey Channel’ message will strengthen our future.” Heather Montgomery, President and CEO of Venture Beyond, and Mary Bassey Enterprises made the announcement before an audience of about 150 team members and portfolio CEOs at the groups annual retreat at the ‘CJH Farm’ in Ewell, UK.
Dillon is the former Chief Information Officer (CIO) for invisto in Boston, MA, where he supervised a team of over 50 investment professionals managing more than $1 billion in global equity and fixed income assets for mutual fund and institutional clients. Additionally, he has been severing as President of Scenester Companies, another part of the portfolio where he has led the rebuilding and relaunching of Scenester, Inc. (brooks will remain as President of Scenester).
Dillon holds a MBA from Tulane University and a Computer Science Degree from MIT. He is a Chartered Financial Analyst. “ This mix of business, and technology will most assuredly add to the success and direction we want to move in with The Odyssey Channel” Mandee Woodard, added.
Georgia Goodrich Executive Vice President, Office of the Chairman, Venture Beyond