(Letchworth, Hertfordshire--January 19, 2015) ATG Danmon, one of Europe's most experienced broadcast systems integrators, announces the appointment of Russell Peirson-Hagger as Commercial Director. He joins the company from Television Systems Ltd, where he led the team responsible for the delivery of all TSL projects.
Prior to this, Russell was head of the Global Bid Management team at Harris Broadcast, which was successful in delivering high class system proposals to a wide variety of global customers. He provided the direction and strategy and developed the processes under which the group operated.
"We have hired Russell to build on the strong development ATG Danmon is currently experiencing both in the UK and internationally," comments ATG Danmon Managing Director Christoffer Kay. "He brings over 30 years of broadcast industry experience stretching across the entire technical spectrum, plus a proven understanding of the business models in which our customers operate. A highly respected professional, he possesses exactly the right combination of managerial, communication and engineering skills required for this post. He will be based at our Letchworth headquarters. Russell will of course be part of the team representing ATG Danmon at the upcoming BVE show in London and ATG Middle East at CABSAT, Dubai."
"ATG Danmon has an excellent track record which I intend to build upon in close co-operation with my colleagues here in the UK and in the parent division's associate companies around the world," adds Russell Peirson-Hagger. "The broadcast business today is one of global opportunity and ongoing technical advancement."
About ATG Danmon
Part of the Dan Technologies Systems Integration Division, ATG Danmon (www.atgdanmon.co.uk
) offers a comprehensive range of services including workflow-design, project-planning, product sales, equipment installation, software-configuration, commissioning, documentation, on-site training plus ongoing support and maintenance.
ATG Danmon pioneered the transition from videotape to the server-based technology now used throughout the broadcast and media entertainment industry. It has also assisted many clients in the construction of high-definition studios, master-control rooms and playout facilities, as well as the upgrade of existing SD systems to HD.
Embracing tomorrow's technology, ATG Danmon delivers maximum value through close co-operation with customers, leading to mutually beneficial long-term relationships.
Dan Technologies System Integration Division operates from offices in Denmark, Germany, Jordan, Norway, Spain, Sweden, the United Arab Emirates, the United Kingdom and Vietnam.