News Roundup

Presteigne Broadcast North expands hire desk with Skinner hire

Presteigne Broadcast Hire has announced the appointment of Jane Skinner as senior hire desk co-ordinator. Reporting to Presteigne North hire manager Roy Gaterell, Skinner is based at the company’s northern office in Warrington, equidistant between Manchester and Liverpool. Skinner started her career at Granada (now ITV) in Manchester as a coordinator for Granada Reports and […]  More

Telestream Vantage to enable automated IMF packaging workflows

Telestream has announced Vantage IMF Producer, a Vantage option that automates the creation of IMF (Interoperable Master Format) packages from Adobe Premiere Pro CC. IMF packages are the preferred method to deliver show masters to companies like Netflix, 20th Century Studios, Disney and many others. Through the use of automated processing, editing staff can focus on […]  More

SNTV to manage J.League’s international YouTube channel

SNTV (Sports News Television), the joint venture between IMG and the Associated Press (AP), has agreed a new deal with the J.League, which includes managing the new international YouTube channel for J.League, Japan’s professional football league. SNTV will deliver a complete YouTube channel strategy for the J.League, to increase reach and connect with fans globally, […]  More

Calrec strengthens in Middle East with Graham Murray appointment

Calrec has announced Graham Murray as business development manager, effective immediately. Murray now represents Calrec in the Middle East. His goal is to further develop Calrec’s business in this territory and maintain its already strong presence. Murray has over 30 years of sales experience across the broadcast, studio and post-production industries in the UK and […]  More

DVEO agrees reseller relationship with Bridge Technologies

DVEO has announced a partnership with Bridge Technologies, a creator of  monitoring and analytics products for digital media service delivery in production, cable, broadcast, terrestrial, telecoms and OTT applications, headquartered in Oslo, Norway. Bridge Technologies products have been utilised in a large number of networks worldwide. It was founded by a group of people that […]  More

Eurosport snaps up Nordic rights to handball Olympics qualifiers

Eurosport has secured the rights to screen the 2020 IHF Men’s and Women’s handball Olympic qualification tournaments on an exclusive basis in Denmark, Finland, Sweden and Norway. The agreement, facilitated by global sports marketing agency Lagardère Sports, a long-term partner of the IHF and Discovery means viewers will be able to enjoy all six events […]  More

Robycam Global expands into South Korea

Movicom, international developer and manufacturer of specialty camera systems for the broadcast industry, has signed an agreement with Dong Hwa A.V. Co in partnership with Content Oceans to be the exclusive official representative for Robycam products in South Korea. The agreement goes into effect immediately, with Dong Hwa holding its own Robycam system. “We’ve worked […]  More

NAB 2020: Densitron plans comprehensive control surface and display showcase

Densitron, a creator of HMI technologies and a provider of display, monitor, and embedded computing solutions, has announced plans to significantly expand its range of Modular-Hybrid Control Surfaces, and to demonstrate displays from its UReady range at NAB 2020. The company will also introduce new features in the latest version of its Intelligent Display System […]  More

Sportradar and The Action Network announce multi-year partnership for real-time data

Sportradar has announced a multi-year partnership with The Action Network to be the company’s official sports data and content provider. The Action Network will use Sportradar’s wide-ranging sports data services for its premium subscription product, Action Edge, and to enhance the mobile experience for consumers looking to track their favorite scores and stats in real-time. […]  More