Media consultant and entrepreneur Tom Wolzien presents the Big Picture on TV, mobile, movies, advertising, OTT, privacy and social media with a close-up look at Facebook. By putting content on Facebook, media companies may be cannibalizing their existing businesses. “So there is increasing concern of … call it disintermediation without offsetting monetization.” The presentation was created for the entertainment bar in Los Angeles.
TV veteran Tom Wolzien’s Video Call center differs from from ordinary approaches to viewer or field reporter call-ins to live programming is that the host — not a producer running a traditional production switcher — runs the show, choosing which and how many Skype callers to put on air.
Inventor Tom Wolzien just received the patent for his Skype-based Video Call Center technology, which means he can roll it out to TV or Web providers who want to offer an affordable video version of talk radio.