(New York--January 19, 2012) Cinedeck LLC, pioneering developer of mobile capture systems for motion picture and broadcast production, today announced changes and additions to its personnel, as the company enters a new growth and expansion phase, which includes the launch of the new Cinedeck RX rack-mountable, hard-disc recorder, monitor and playback system.
Cinedeck co-founder CTO Charles Dautremont has taken the role of acting CEO, with Robert Stacy, Cinedeck LLC’s longtime collaborator and supporter at Asia Media Products (AMP), promoted to Vice President. Jane Sung, is promoted within the company to Director of Operations. Alan Hoff, Cinedeck’s former CEO, will remain as a company board member.
Robert Stacy is the CEO and co-founder of AMP, a global sales and marketing organization catering to small and medium-sized manufacturers focused on digital media. He has 20 years of successful experience in sales, marketing and product development in the digital media marketplace. Prior to AMP, he was Director of Sales and Marketing at Intergraph Computer Systems, and Director of Product Management at Avid. He has an intimate knowledge of Cinedeck technologies, sales operations and customers, having served as Director of Sales for the company for two years, and will oversee Cinedeck sales and business development operations in his new role. He remains CEO of AMP.
Jane Sung has been with Cinedeck for over two years, overseeing finance and operational coordination. Her knowledge and experience in logistics, manufacturing and operations will be important as Cinedeck's product lines continue to grow.
“We have an exciting and busy year ahead of us, starting with the official launch of Cinedeck RX, the latest addition to the Cinedeck product family, plus an array of other software and hardware enhancements in the pipeline,” said Dautremont. “Robert has a great track record in adding value, creating sales and marketing channels for post-production and broadcast manufacturers, and his expertise will prove invaluable to Cinedeck as we expand our product lines globally. Jane’s operational expertise will be necessary as we continue to grow and ship more products.”
Dautremont added, “Alan Hoff’s valuable contribution helped Cinedeck to grow, and to maintain its global reputation for innovation and excellence. Although he will be missed, Alan will remain as a board member for Cinedeck, and we look forward to his input as we move forwards.”
Adding to the Cinedeck family, Cinedeck today launched Cinedeck RX, a new, rack-mountable, hard-disc recorder, monitor and playback system, that delivers tapeless workflow to studios, post-production facilities and broadcasters covering the wide range of cinema production, sporting, music, theatrical and entertainment events in both 2D and 3D stereoscopic formats.
About Cinedeck LLC:
Founded by cinematographers, and headquartered in the heart of New York City, USA, Cinedeck manufactures innovative, touchscreen recording systems for use with all popular digital cinematography cameras. Along with on-set monitoring, playback and quality control capabilities, these recorders also unify camera-to-post workflows by offering the industry’s most comprehensive range of edit-ready output formats. Cinedeck EX, the industry’s first camera-mountable device, has proven essential to the workflow on hundreds of TV and cinema productions, and has won TV Technology’s “2010 STAR Award”, the “2010 Vidy Award,” and DV Magazine’s “Award of Excellence”. Continuing this pioneering spirit, Cinedeck LLC is also addressing the challenges of the mobile and outdoor broadcaster with Cinedeck RX, its new, rack-mounted, multi-format recorder, monitor and playback system. Cinedeck RX was awarded the prestigious “2011 Pick Hit Award at IBC 2011” from Broadcast Engineering Magazine. For more information, visit http://www.cinedeck.com