(September 4, 2020) Leader Instruments
, a globally active producer of high-grade test and measurement solutions, announces that Thomas O'Neill has joined the company as Central Regional Manager. His appointment forms part of Leader's continued development of the support base for its customers and distribution network around the world. He was formerly Omnitek's VP of North American Sales & Business Development.
"Leader has lived fully up to its name over the years with innovative and reliable test instruments that meet the demands of TV and film content producers, post-production facilities and broadcasters," Tom O'Neill comments. "It anticipated the transition from the 1.5G-SDI and 3G-SDI media world to the 12G-SDI/IP hybrid environment in which modern studios operate. Leader's development team also met the challenge of creating instruments which can be used easily by non-technical personnel as well as engineers, complemented by the PHABRIX range of ultra-compact tools."
"We are pleased to welcome Tom as part of our North American sales team," adds Leader Instruments Corporation Director of Sales Pete Anderson. "He joins us with over 30 years of broadcast industry experience and will be in charge of business development across the US Midwest and Canada."
Graduating with a BA from DePaul University, Chicago, Tom O'Neill commenced his broadcast career at FOR-A Corporation, progressing to senior management roles with Abekas Video Systems, Quantel, Chyron, Cine-tal (co-founder) and Pixel Power Inc.
About Leader Electronics Corporation
Leader Electronics Corporation (www.leader.co.jp/en
) has earned a worldwide reputation for designing and manufacturing highly reliable, practical and cost-effective test and measurement instruments. Leader products are specified for research, development, broadcast, production and service applications. Manufacturing quality is built in every step of the way. Less than 0.1% of all Leader products made are ever returned for warranty repair or adjustment. The Leader product range includes award-winning 3G/HD/SD SDI waveform monitors and rasterising test instruments with customisable layout. Among available options are 4K/UHD, CIE color chart, HDR measurement, test pattern generation, eye and jitter measurement and closed caption display, IP and 12G-SDI. Leader has helped many customers manage their transition from analog to digital, from SD to HD, from HD to 4K/UHD, from SDR to HDR and from BT.709 to BT.2020 wide color gamut. Leader also provides dependable support for the transition from SDI to IP.