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We do things differently

We strive to celebrate fandom in all its forms. So, we're building a collection of destinations (a constellation, if you will) that connect people with their passions. Each day, we work to achieve complete fan elation.

We are a transformative entertainment company

Home of industry-leading platforms Crunchyroll and VRV.


As part of Otter Media, a WarnerMedia company, Ellation operates at the intersection of technology and media to redefine the next wave of media interaction and consumption — breaking down barriers to content experiences for passionate fans around the world.

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Ellation’s offices in San Francisco, Los Angeles, Tokyo, and Chișinău develop the product, design, engineering, marketing, and content that brings our communities of passionate fans together.

Our leadership
Tom Pickett

Tom Pickett

CEO

Tom Pickett

CEO

Our Ellation mission is to create experiences for passionate communities to connect through the content they love

Joanne Waage

Joanne Waage

Crunchyroll GM

Joanne Waage

Crunchyroll GM

Our Crunchyroll mission is to champion the extraordinary

Arlen Marmel

Arlen Marmel

VRV GM

Arlen Marmel

VRV GM

Our VRV mission is to build fans a better universe

Quincy Carroll

Quincy Carroll

CPO

Quincy Carroll

CPO

Our team’s mission is to give fans engaging experiences they can’t live without

Susanna Hofmann

Susanna Hofmann

CFO

Susanna Hofmann

CFO

Our team’s mission is to super-serve our business units by providing critical business insights for key strategic decision making

Simon Obstbaum

Simon Obstbaum

CTO

Simon Obstbaum

CTO

Our team’s mission is to build and support a world-class, federated OTT platform to super-serve fans

Joellen Ferrer

Joellen Ferrer

VP of Communications

Joellen Ferrer

VP of Communications

Our team’s mission is to build brand pride (internally), affinity (from fans), and admiration (from the industry)

Mark Smith

Mark Smith

GC

Mark Smith

GC

Our team’s mission is to protect and serve Ellation

Elizabeth Cohen

Elizabeth Cohen

Associate GC

Elizabeth Cohen

Associate GC

Our team’s mission is to protect and serve Ellation