(Los Angeles, California--April 29, 2014) ARRI Inc. is pleased to announce Stephan Ukas-Bradley has been promoted to Director of Strategic Business Development and Technical Marketing. This newly created position allows Ukas-Bradley to further expand relationships with business, technology and creative decision makers, engage and support technology partners, in addition to coordinating efforts with ARRI’s R&D and business units in Munich, Germany.
Says Ukas-Bradley, “ARRI has a great legacy in the motion picture industry and prides itself on build quality and emulating film. I am looking forward to working more closely with our technology partners and industry contacts in my new position to continually innovate future products for our end users.“
Ukas-Bradley started his professional career at Arnold & Richter Cine Technik in 1988 as an apprentice. He worked in the camera service department in Munich from 1991 until 1994, before transferring to the US. At ARRI Inc., he has performed a variety of roles including supervising camera service, supporting the launch of the ARRILASER and ARRISCAN products, along with the development of the ARRIFLEX D-21 digital camera. In 2005, he joined the camera sales team as Product Manager, Digital Production and was instrumental in the launch and industry adoption of the ALEXA camera.
Earlier this year, he was honored with the prestigious ARRI Lion Award in recognition of his substantial contributions over his career at the company. Ukas-Bradley is an associate member of the American Society of Cinematographers. He will continue to be based out of the Burbank office.
With headquarters located in Munich, Germany, Arnold and Richter Cine Technik (A&R) was founded in 1917 and is the world's largest manufacturer and distributor of motion picture camera, digital intermediate (DI) and lighting equipment. The ARRI Group comprises a global network of subsidiaries and partners that covers every facet of the film industry, including worldwide camera, grip and lighting equipment rental through ARRI Rental; turnkey lighting solutions through the ARRI System Group; lab services, postproduction and visual effects through ARRI Film & TV; and film distribution through ARRI Worldsales. Manufactured products include the ALEXA camera system and AMIRA documentary-style camera; Master Anamorphic lenses; L-Series LED and M-Series HMI lights; Pro Camera Accessories; and ARRISCAN archive technologies. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has recognized ARRI’s engineers and their technical contributions with 18 Scientific and Engineering Awards.
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