(Maywood, New Jersey--January 7, 2015) Ikegami , a leader in HD cameras, monitors, and production equipment for TV broadcasters, networks, and other HD content creators, is proudly marking the 50th Anniversary of its American subsidiary, Ikegami Electronics U.S.A., Inc.
The company was established in New York City in December, 1964. Fourteen years later, in December, 1978, Ikegami Electronics U.S.A. moved to Maywood, New Jersey, where it continues to be headquartered. The company's US offices also includes locations in California, Florida, Texas, Illinois, Indiana, and Georgia.
Ikegami's USA offices have helped make the manufacturer an essential technology provider to American broadcasters and content creators. Today, Ikegami Electronics U.S.A. employs a talented team of engineers, sales professionals, and service technicians committed to providing its customers with outstanding technology and support, across all 50 states, as well as the other countries in North and South America.
In addition, Ikegami Electronics U.S.A. is honored to have been the recipient of four Emmy Awards:
· 1981 -- Emmy Award (Engineering Section) for development of digital computers of automatic adjustment of color studio cameras (HK-312, HK-357A).
· 1983 -- Emmy Award for technological development of Electronic Cinematography Camera (EC-35).
· 1994 -- Emmy Award (Technology Development Section) for Skin-Tone Detail, Control Edge Enhancement technology.
· 2010 -- Emmy Award (Technology & Engineering) for development and production of portable tapeless acquisition.
Ikegami Electronics U.S.A. is a subsidiary of Ikegami Tsushinki, which was founded in Ohta-ku, Tokyo in 1946.
"The people of Ikegami Electronics U.S.A. have worked diligently to allow us to reach this significant milestone," says Hidehiko Tsuruoka, President and Chief Executive Officer of Ikegami Electronics, U.S.A., Inc. "From 1964 to today, the name Ikegami has come to represent leadership in camera and broadcast technology. We will be proud to represent the industry standard for another five decades."
Ikegami Electronics (U.S.A.), Inc. is a leading supplier of professional broadcasting products in the Western Hemisphere. With US offices in New Jersey, California, Florida, Texas, Illinois, Indiana, and Georgia, the Ikegami name is recognized globally for its state-of-the-art television cameras and closed-circuit TV equipment. World-class CMOS imagery, multi-format flexibility, and unparalleled customer support define the Ikegami experience for users in broadcast, sports venues, mobile production, houses of worship, education, corporate and many more applications.
For more information and the location of the Regional Office nearest you, call Ikegami's headquarters at 201-368-9171 or visit www.ikegami.com
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