Leyard and Planar Announce Hire of Kathy Skinski, General Manager for Broadcast and Media


Leyard and Planar, global leaders in visualization products, are pleased to announce Kathy Skinski has joined Leyard and Planar as General Manager, Broadcast and Media.

Skinski has more than 20 years of television and digital experience, working with top media giants including ABC Network, Time Warner Cable and CNN. At Leyard and Planar, she will create new opportunities and build on existing relationships with broadcast companies that seek to take advantage of Leyard and Planar’s industry-leading LED and LCD display technologies. Understanding that every client’s vision is unique, Skinski will employ Leyard and Planar’s commitment to create and implement strategies that yield the highest quality display experience for each customer. She believes that achieving that experience is based on engaged teamwork that spans an entire project timeline, from concept to installation, and she will apply all of Leyard and Planar’s renowned expertise in order to deliver an unparalleled result. 

“We are thrilled to have Kathy join the Leyard and Planar team as our broadcast and media market expert,” said Adam Schmidt, executive vice president of Sales and Marketing, Leyard and Planar. “Her years of hands-on broadcast experience are invaluable as we continue to build upon our longtime success in innovating the state of the art in broadcast and media display technologies.”

Skinski is a graduate of Ithaca College and Simmons College School of Management. She is based in Washington, D.C.