(Newbury, United Kingdom--August 19, 2013) Quantel announced today the appointment of Tim Claman as CTO (Chief Technology Officer) of Quantel Inc.
Tim brings to Quantel a wealth of experience gained as both a supplier and user of broadcast and post production technology. Most recently, as CTO of Avid, Tim helped shape the company's technology and product strategies over a period of 14 years. Prior to that Tim worked with a number of leading US post production facilities, helping them move into the digital age and working on many high-profile film and TV productions. Before working in Film and Television, Tim was a professional recording engineer and musician in Los Angeles.
"I'm delighted to be joining Quantel at a very exciting time in its development," said Tim Claman. "Quantel's ideas and innovations can truly transform our industry and I'm really looking forward to playing a part in making that happen; it's a natural fit for me!"
"Tim's skills and experience will be a great asset to Quantel as we bring our exciting revolutionQ software services to market," said Simon Rogers, Quantel R&D Director. "The USA has always been a very important market for Quantel and having a CTO of Tim's capabilities based there will ensure that we stay as close to our customers' needs and aspirations as possible"
Quantel is a world-leading developer of innovative, high performance content creation and delivery systems across post, broadcast and Stereo3D. We are driven by a passion to create the most open and efficient tools for the digital age. Quantel's product range unites the very best IT technology with brilliant software. Products include: Pablo Rio software color correction and finishing systems; Enterprise sQ fast-turnaround production systems; Mission media asset management; QTube global media workflow products; and a full range of professional services. All Quantel systems deliver the creative, productive and profitable workflows that give post houses and broadcasters the edge they need to thrive and grow in today's highly competitive global media market.
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