Off the Fence & WaterBear Strengthen Leadership Team


Off the Fence and WaterBear Network have brought in Oliver Taprogge, former director of distribution at Insight TV, to their teams.

Taprogge has been appointed as Off the Fence’s director of digital sales and will serve as WaterBear Network’s head of distribution. Based in Amsterdam, Taprogge will be responsible for Off the Fence’s VOD sales globally, and he will be overseeing WaterBear Network’s digital distribution strategy and deals worldwide.

Stefanie Fischer, managing director of sales at Off the Fence, said: “I am delighted to welcome Oliver to the team. He brings with him a wealth of invaluable experience and will be an asset to our growing business. We look forward to expanding our digital reach worldwide.”

Taprogge said: “I am pleased to join the Off the Fence and WaterBear Network teams. The global potential for digital is expanding at an exponential rate and I look forward to being a part of a growing network focused on digital distribution.”