Two Worlds Collide at Sports Entertainment Summit

January 19, 2011 | Leave a Comment

The Sports Video Group hosted its largest West Coast event to date on Tuesday, with more than 300 broadcast professionals from the sports and entertainment industries descending on Club Nokia at LA LIVE in Los Angeles for the inaugural Sports Entertainment Summit. The Summit, which was streamed live online, kicked off with an overview of […]

SES 2011: Ohlmeyer: All Sports Is Entertainment

January 19, 2011 | Leave a Comment

Since 1967, few individuals have been more involved in shaping the production of sports and entertainment than Don Ohlmeyer. At SVG’s Sports Entertainment Summit at LA LIVE on Jan. 18, the legendary producer/director delivered a morning keynote address that offered insight into his four decades of trailblazing the production of both sports and entertainment. He […]

PACE Adds to Arsenal of Quantel Sid Stereo3D Workstations

January 19, 2011 | Leave a Comment

3D innovation company PACE has added three more Quantel Sid Stereo3D workstations to its arsenal. This purchase brings the Stereo3D pioneer’s complement of Quantel S3D systems to a total of seven. The new additions are currently supporting multiple productions including The Three Musketeers, Final Destination 5 and Journey to the Center of the Earth 2.  […]

XOS Digital Unleashes Auburn iPad App

January 19, 2011 | Leave a Comment

XOS Digital has released the official 2010-11 Auburn University Athletics iPad application. The iPad app offers exclusive Auburn video, live stats and standings, and photo galleries. XOS Digital developed the “Auburn HD” iPad app specifically for the Auburn Tigers and their fans. In addition to gaining access to Auburn video highlights minutes after games conclude, […]

Calrec Audio Unveils Software Interface for consoles, Hydra2 Network

January 19, 2011 | Leave a Comment

Calrec Audio has released advanced software interfaces that support flexible, cost-effective production for users of both its consoles and its Hydra2 networking system. The new interfaces enable Calrec consoles to integrate seamlessly with popular automated production systems, including those provided by Grass Valley, Sony, Ross, and Snell. Further software integration enables router control of the […]

Enroth, Andoos Join Wohler Sales Force

January 19, 2011 | Leave a Comment

Wohler Technologies has named Larry Enroth as western regional sales manager and Keith Andoos as eastern regional sales manager. Each will be responsible for driving sales growth and strengthening reseller relationships in his respective region. Enroth and Andoos will report directly to Kim Templeman-Holmes, Wohler’s executive VP of worldwide sales. Larry Enroth brings more than […]

T-VIPS Adds McCluskey to Head Up Western Regional Sales

January 19, 2011 | Leave a Comment

IP-based video transport provider T-VIPS America has named John McCluskey as Director of Western Regional Sales.   With over 14 years of technical sales experience in the video compression and transmission arena, McCluskey is entrusted with expanding T-VIPS America’s market share in 14 Western U.S. states and Vancouver, Canada. In this position, McCluskey’s responsibilities include the […]

Emerson College Trains Next Wave of Broadcasters with Ross Video Gear

January 19, 2011 | Leave a Comment

Boston’s Emerson College purchased a variety of gear from Ross Video, including a Vision 2 Production Switcher, OverDrive Automated Production Control System, XPression Graphics System, openGear Terminal Equipment and SoftMetal Production Video Server. Emerson went online October 14 and broadcast their first major production on November 2 with live coverage of the US Senate election. […]

Riedel MediorNet & RockNet To Debut At ISE 2011

January 19, 2011 | Leave a Comment

Riedel Communications will present the fiber-based signal transport solution MediorNet and the digital audio network RockNet at this year’s ISE. Visit Riedel Communications at the ISE 2011 in Hall 11 at Stand C41. MediorNet is not just a simple point-to-point link but offers a real network solution. This includes signal routing, allowing the user to […]

SES 2011: Studio Shows No Longer Play Second Fiddle

January 19, 2011 | Leave a Comment

Sports-based studio shows have grown into truly independent productions that often border on full-blown entertainment spectacles. The simple days of a pair of hosts on a soundstage are long gone, forcing producers to rethink the traditional pre-and post-game philosophy. At SVG’s Sports Entertainment Summit in Los Angeles on Tuesday, broadcasters and vendors took the stage […]

Chyron Hits BVE 2011 with AXIS, Hyperx3 Graphics in Tow

January 19, 2011 | Leave a Comment

At the 2011 Broadcast Video Expo, Chyron will highlight its AXIS graphics platform, a cloud-based service that provides on-demand graphics. The world’s only cloud-computing graphics creator designed specifically for broadcasters, AXIS facilitates the graphics creation workload across many users in a broadcast operation — from reporters to production assistants to news producers. AXIS integrates into […]

Front Porch Digital Adds Crouse, Johnson to Marketing Team

January 19, 2011 | Leave a Comment

Front Porch Digital has named Susan Crouse as product marketing director for the DIVASolutions Manage line of products and Travis Johnson as product marketing manager for DIVASolutions Migrate. Their responsibilities include identifying appropriate Front Porch Digital solutions to meet customer needs and ensuring that customers have both the access and the support required for implementing […]

NAMM 2011: Sennheiser Cleans Up at TEC Awards

January 19, 2011 | Leave a Comment

Sennheiser and Neumann captured Outstanding Technical Achievement awards by the TEC (Technical Excellence & Creativity) Foundation for innovative new products that were introduced to the market during 2010. Sennheiser USA CEO John Falcone and Neumann President Wolfgang Fraissinet were on hand to accept the awards during a reception held at the 2011 NAMM show in […]

Clear-Com Names Orbital Sound as UK Distributor

January 19, 2011 | Leave a Comment

Clear-Com has named Orbital Sound as its UK distributor in the Live Event/Live Performance market, effective Jan 1.  The sound and communication systems specialist for the theatre, event, and broadcast markets will offer Clear-Com’s full range of professional intercom products. The partnership is part of a continued effort towards growth in the region. Orbital Sound […]

Golden Eagle Master Control Goes Digital with Harris Gear

January 19, 2011 | Leave a Comment

Tulsa, OK-based Golden Eagle Broadcasting — viewed locally over the air (KGEB-TV) and distributed to cable and satellite systems as the GEB Network — has installed a variety of Harris workflow, infrastructure and networking equipment for its master control operation as the broadcaster continues its analog-to-digital conversion. Central to the dual-playout operation in master control […]

Grass Valley Lays Out New Executive Team

January 19, 2011 | Leave a Comment

Fresh on the heels of its acquisition by Francisco Partners, Grass Valley has announced a new executive team that will be headquartered in San Francisco.  Leading the team as President and CEO will be Alain Andreoli. Alain was most recently an Operating Partner at Francisco Partners, and prior to that has held leadership positions at […]

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