(MAYWOOD--May 11, 2015) Ikegami Electronics U.S.A., a world leader in HD cameras and production equipment for TV broadcasters, networks, and other HD content creators, announced that it has named Erin Rice to the position of Midwest Regional Sales Manager. Mr. Rice is based out of Lexington, KY, where he oversees sales for the U.S. Midwest region and Canada. A proven sales professional, he brings hands-on knowledge of equipment and a diverse broadcast business background to Ikegami. With two+ decades of experience working with integrators, local stations, and houses of worship, he has a deep understanding of Ikegamifs industry-leading product offerings and unparalleled customer support commitment.
Mr. Rice comes to Ikegami after serving as Sales Director for the national integrator and dealer Mankin Media Systems. Prior to that, Mr. Rice was a broadcast sales representative in the Midwest. He has also held positions within the broadcast industry as a videographer, editor, director, and producer for Fox and ABC affiliates, and freelance sports production for Speed Channel and the NCAA.
"Joining Ikegami is ideal, because they make a product I believe in," Erin Rice says. "As a broadcast director, I always preferred the look of Ikegami cameras and monitors. They offer an excellent product mix with competitive offerings for every market sector. Meanwhile, Ikegamifs service and support is well-known for going the extra mile, and that will be my philosophy as well: to make sure our users in the Midwest and Canada have all the resources they need."
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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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