By: SVG Staff
Friday, August 19, 2011 - 9:02 am
Wireless video and audio system supplier, Broadcast Sports Inc, has expanded out of the US for the first time and into the United Kingdom to meet the fast-growing demand for state-of-the-art RF broadcast technology and services around the world.
BSI has provided wireless broadcast solutions for TV sporting and media events for over 25 years. Using wireless HD and 3D cameras, microphones and proprietary technology, BSI provides viewers with point-of-view coverage placing them right in the action. BSI’s technologies are a vital part of the broadcast of a wide range of series and events including: NASCAR, Indy Racing League, the World Series, the Super Bowl, the PGA, the LPGA, Thoroughbred Horse Racing’s Triple Crown, the US Presidential Inauguration, the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade and more.
With the new UK location, BSI is better positioned to provide its exclusive RF over fibre systems, cameras and audio systems for dry hire to production companies for news, sports, and other events throughout Europe and Asia. Dave Remnant, Business Development Director, and Tony Valentino, Engineering Director, have joined BSI to lead the United Kingdom.
Remnant has almost 20 years of experience in the broadcast media and electronics manufacturing industries in the United Kingdom, where he is best known for his role as Sales Director with Link Research, manufacturer of award-winning wireless camera systems. Valentino comes to BSI with 20 years experience supplying wireless camera systems and services to the global broadcast market.
“We are very excited with the opportunities available in the European and Asian markets. We are building a great team in the Watford office. I am convinced that with our people in place in Europe and the cutting edge technology we can supply, we can undertake any project, anywhere in the world and deliver a superior, competitive product,” adds Peter Larsson, General Manager of BSI.