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Top Voiceover Artist Joan Baker Finds Success by Cultivating the Talent of Others and ‘Surrounding Herself’ with Neumann Microphones

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New York–June 21, 2011: In her ascent towards becoming a top voiceover artist, Joan Baker’s success has taken root on two basic principles: “know your voice” and “choose the right equipment.” After getting her start by doing cartoon character voices on cable television, Baker’s talent was quickly spotted by several top voiceover agencies, giving her a platform from which to drive her own success and become aligned with the right tools of the trade. One her first decisions was to use Neumann microphones.

Since then, Baker has built her career not only on doing traditional voiceover work for clients like CNN, the Tribeca Film Festival and The Biography Channel, but her career has blossomed in other areas such as narrating audio-books and teaching aspiring voiceover artists how to take the next step in their own careers. In her book, “Secrets of more

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THE RAPCOHORIZON COMPANY ROCKS OUT AT THE PAGEANT

The Famous St. Louis Concert Nightclub Relies Exclusively on the Company’s RoadHog Cables for Stage Performances

ST. LOUIS, MO, JUNE 21, 2011 ― The RapcoHorizon Company, a leading manufacturer of audio/video interfacing and cable equipment, RoadHog cables are used by almost every artist who hits the stage at The Pageant concert nightclub in St. Louis. The venue’s audio crew relies on the RoadHog microphone and guitar cables in addition to a custom snake, which handles audio for the Halo Bar, an adjoining venue connected to The Pageant where up-and-coming bands perform weekly.

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OUTLINE EXPANDS OPERATIONS IN U.S. AND EUROPE

Tom Bensen Named Sr. VP and Managing Director of U.S. Subsidiary Outline North America, LLC; Chris Hinds Added as European Sales Manager

ORLANDO, FL, June 21, 2011 – Outline (InfoComm 2011, Booth 683), the makers of high quality, industry leading speaker systems for touring, installation and studio applications, has announced significant expansions to its corporate operations for 2011. The company has named Tom Bensen as senior vice president and managing director for its U.S. subsidiary, Outline North America, LLC, and has hired Chris Hinds as European Sales Manager. It is expected that the experience both Bensen and Hinds bring to the company will positively impact market acceptance of Outline’s new GTO Line Array speakers and iMode Intelligent Digital Loudspeaker Control Platform.

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Scott Rogers Joins T-VIPS America as Director of Sales, Mid-America Region

Millburn, New JerseyT-VIPS America Inc, a global leader in professional video transport solutions for contribution, distribution, and digital terrestrial television, today announced that Scott Rogers has joined the company as Director of Sales—Mid-America. With over 19 years of professional sales experience in the broadcast television industry, Rogers is entrusted with expanding T-VIPS America Inc.’s market share across the Central U.S. region. T-VIPS offers a wide array of solutions for broadcast video contribution, terrestrial television, JPEG2000 based video transport over IP networks, and transport stream processing and monitoring.

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In his new position, Roger’s responsibilities include expanding T-VIPS’ broadcast customer base—including station groups, independent stations, network operators and other key accounts through direct sales and channel marketing efforts—and developing new business sectors, such as stadium facilities and content providers.

“T-VIPS is a dynamic, fast-growing company focused more

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For Immediate Release
News Release

Global Television Upgrades Enterprise-wide
News Graphics Workflow with Ross XPression

Iroquois, ON, Canada – June 21, 2011 – Global Television in Canada will upgrade their entire news graphics workflow at their broadcast centers in Toronto, Edmonton, Calgary and Vancouver, in addition to news bureaus in 9 other cities, with Ross XPression 2D/3D CG’s and associated workflow tools.

Going on-air in August with XPression, Global will now have four channels of playout for every control room, MOS workflow, design tools, NLE integration with GV Aurora editing systems, and order/asset management provided by Ross openMAM partner, MediaBeacon.

“XPression was the only CG product we found that could operate at a high level without any connection to playout hardware,? said Gerry Belec, Director, Technology and Design, Shaw Media. “We are moving our news production away from dedicated hardware to desktop applications and this more

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Furman Unveils First Products in New Contractor Series at InfoComm 2011: CN-1800S and CN-2400S SmartSequencers(TM)

Designed for Commercial A/V Installers, Power Management Units Combine Robust Control Capabilities via SmartSequencing(TM) Technology, Advanced AC Protection, AC Noise Filtration, and Optional Compatibility With the BlueBOLT(R) Remote Power and Energy Management Platform more

Califone® Features Multiple-User Tour Guide/Assistive Listening Systems at 2011 InfoComm

Califone WS-TG10 tour guide/assistive listening 10-user system

The System Provides Specific Listeners with Extra Audio Support, Whether by Increased Amplification or Tailored for a Tour Group Activity

SAN FERNANDO, Calif., June 21, 2011 – Califone® International, Inc. (www.califone.com), a leader in the design, development, and manufacturing of A/V products and accessories since 1947, announced that it showcased its line of multiple-user, tour guide/assistive listening systems during InfoComm 2011, held in Orlando, Fla. from June 15-17 at the Orange County Convention Center, Califone booth 4117. The Califone WS-TG10 10-user system and accompanying products were featured during the show.

“The Assistive Listening System enables users to provide to any number of designated listeners a device to clearly hear the speaker or other amplified audio,? said Tim Ridgway, VP marketing of Califone. “This system provides specific listeners with extra audio more

RTI Appoints Tech Source as Full-Line Mid-Atlantic U.S. Distributor

SHAKOPEE, Minn. — June 21, 2011 — Remote Technologies Incorporated (RTI) today announced that it has named Tech Source as distributor of the company’s professional-grade, integrator-friendly control solutions in the Mid-Atlantic United Sates. Under the agreement, Tech Source will distribute and provide technical support for RTI’s entire line of award-winning handheld and in-wall controllers, central processors, audio distribution solutions, and related accessories throughout Southern New Jersey, Eastern Pennsylvania, Delaware, Maryland, Washington, D.C., and Virginia. more

Powerline Control Systems Adds Schuch & Associates and Sound Marketing as Manufacturer Sales Reps

Northridge, Cal. — June 21, 2011 — Powerline Control Systems, Inc., the inventor of Universal Powerline Bus® technology and developer and manufacturer of lighting control products for residential and commercial markets, has announced the appointment of Patrick J. Schuch & Associates and Sound Marketing to serve as manufacturers sales representatives.

“Schuch & Associates and Sound Marketing both have an excellent record for providing top notch service and product support to their dealers,? said Scott Klodowski, director of sales and marketing for PCS. “We look forward to this partnership, which will provide the tools needed to help dealers succeed in selling and installing our PulseWorx lighting control systems, powered by our Universal Powerline Bus technology, throughout their respective territories.?

Patrick J. Schuch & Associates has served CCTV, access control, fire and power manufacturers since 2001. Its service area includes Illinois, Wisconsin, Minnesota, and North and more

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Chyron Expands London Office With Three New Appointments

David Scott, Stephen Kelly, and Oliver Parker Bolster Chyron’s EMEA Footprint, Offer Increased Sales and Product Support more

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