Sony Digital Rapids Pixel Power calrec Sony

DirectOut Distributor Awards 2017

10/10/2018

DirectOut Distributor Awards 2017 posted: 10/10/2018

Bettina Hulsmeyer (Pilote Films), Jan Ehrlich (DirectOut), Julien Galifret (Pilote Films), Jan Ehrlich (DirectOut), Kim Johansen (KDMC)

DirectOut has appointed Pilote Films of France and KDMC of Denmark respectively with the awards of Distributor of the Year 2017 and Outstanding Sales Performance of 2017. Both companies have achieved a great result during 2017 and are confirming the positive trend in their business.

Founded in 1982 and based in Puteaux, just outside of Paris, Pilote Films is a very well-known and established audiovisual distribution company in France. It is organized into two divisions, broadcast and residential, but it very well covers also the live and fixed installation markets.

According to DirectOut's managing director Jan Ehrlich, the decision upon which company is going to be awarded as Distributor of the Year is at no time an easy one: Many DirectOut partners performed quite well in the past year, but Pilote Films has performed incredibly well and this award is also a recognition for the whole journey that DirectOut and Pilote Films have traveled together, he stated. We have been cooperating with Pilote Films since 2014 and both the personal and business relationships with the whole company have been developing in a very positive and productive way.

Bettina Hulsmeyer, president and general director at Pilote Films is pleased to receive the recognition. What an honor to be distinguished with the Distributor of the Year Award! She exclaimed. We try really hard to push DirectOut products. We at Pilote Films are very proud to be DirectOut distributor here in France and Im sure that the years to come will also be successful.

Julien Galifret, commercial engineer at Pilote Films, also added to Bettina Hulsmeyers words: Its a great compliment for all of us here to be awarded and receiving the respect from the manufacturer for our daily work. Our success is founded on a very good and close relationship with DirectOut, great team work and our loyal dealers. But most of the success comes from the quality and reliability of the products.

KDMC of Denmark is a recently born distribution company located in Lystrup. Kim Johansen, owner of the company, has been working with DirectOut products for more than six years, as sales engineer for the Danish distribution company Danmon. In its first full year as official distribution partner for DirectOut, KDMC has done an amazing job and obtained a great success which granted to the company the 2017 Outstanding Sales Performance Award.

Kim Johansen has commented on the award: It is always good to hear that the people you work with are happy! And I can only say the same about the relationship I have with DirectOut, including the people at the office, the support team as well as the products. I am also very happy that DirectOut has decided, without hesitation, to follow me in my new adventure as a distributor.

Jan Ehrlich, who has been knowing Kim for several years, has added: We are extremely happy about our decision of selling our products into the Danish market through KDMC. The personal relationship with Kim has always been key for us while his experience and professional working attitude have made the rest. Were sure that this cooperation will continue to bear fruits also in the future!.

About DirectOut GmbH

DirectOut GmbH was founded in 2008 by a team of professional sound engineers headed up by Stephan Flock. The company specializes in developing essential pro audio connectivity, networking and bridging solutions for broadcast, studio, live and installed sound applications. Unique in that all members of the DirectOut development team are still active professional sound engineers, the company is thus fully focused on real-world demands and problem solving. The product range, marketed under the brand of DirectOut Technologies , offers solutions that build bridges between different audio worlds and make systems and formats more flexible. Audio formats supported include MADI, SoundGrid, Dante, RAVENNA and the standards AES67 and SMPTE ST2110-30. Headquartered in Mittweida, Germany, DirectOut products are distributed worldwide.
LINK: https://www.live-production.tv/news/products/directout-distributor-awa...
See more stories from liveproduction

Most recent headlines

24/08/2019

Spiderman is Swinging Over to Disney Jr. In New Marvel Series

Marvel Animation & Family Entertainment is producing a new original Spiderman series for Disney Junior that is title Marvel's Spidey and His Amazing Friends...

24/08/2019

MultiDyne Evolves 12G Series of Fiber Transport Solutions at IBC2019

MultiDyne Evolves 12G Series of Fiber Transport Solutions at IBC2019 posted: 23/08/2019 Expanded 12G product family enables customers to better manage hig...

24/08/2019

Season Two of Temptation Island' on USA Network Oct. 10

(Photo by: Mario Perez/USA Network) Season two of unscripted series Temptation Island premieres on USA Network Oct. 10. Mark L. Walberg hosts. There are 12 epi...

24/08/2019

Sony and TVN set live production milestone with new 4K HDR OB truck

Sony and TVN set live production milestone with new 4K HDR OB truck posted: 23/08/2019 Constructed by Carroserie Akkermans in the Netherlands Designed by ...

24/08/2019

EVS Strikes Major Deal with NEP to Upgrade their US Production Activities

EVS Strikes Major Deal with NEP to Upgrade their US Production Activities posted: 23/08/2019 NEP is investing over $8m to deploy the next generation EVS l...

24/08/2019

The Best Moments from the 2019 GoPro Creator Summit

Community Aug 23, 2019 Forty creators, representing 19 countries, traveling a combined total of well over 1,000 hours to a remote region that no one from t...

24/08/2019

The search for a new CEO begins immediately

At an extraordinary meeting on 21 August 2019, the Supervisory Board of SGL Carbon SE decided to fill the position of the departing Chief Executive Officer exte...

24/08/2019

Ugandan teens use smartphones to share life stories

Which way would you hold the phone if you were filming for TV? ask trainers, Kate Middleton and Feras Saleh. I have never seen a TV came a reply. It was th...

24/08/2019

ProSiebenSat.1 PULS 4 GmbH Brings Its Media Operation into the Future with Dalet

Dalet, a leading provider of solutions and services for broadcasters and content professionals, has signed a deal with Austrian private broadcaster group ProSie...

24/08/2019

Promosi rebat RM62 Jom Celebrate Sama-Sama' Go Shop bersempena ...

Promosi rebat RM62 Jom Celebrate Sama-Sama' Go Shop bersempena Hari Kebangsaan & Hari Malaysia Date Released:23 Aug 2019 Share Tweet Sempena sambuta...

23/08/2019

Education For All: Broadcast Academy's Ekta Hutton on Creating a Lasting Legacy

Education for all: Broadcast Academy's Ekta Hutton on creating a lasting leg...

23/08/2019

Countdown to Kick Off: Sky Italia Prepares For New Serie A Season

Countdown to kick off: Sky Italia team prepares for new Serie A season By Philip Stevens Wednesday, August 21, 2019 - 18:05 Print This Story Italy's 2...

23/08/2019

Soccer Summit Americas: USL's Brad Baker on How Expansion and At-Home Production are Revolutionizing the League

Soccer Summit Americas: USL's Brad Baker on How Expansion and At-Home Produc...

23/08/2019

Former HBS CEO Francis Tellier To Be Honored With Outstanding Contribution Award at SVG Europe's Sport Production Summit

Former HBS CEO Francis Tellier To Be Honored With Outstanding Contribution Award...

23/08/2019

5 Ways to Take Control of Your Streaming with Spotify Premium

The music and podcasts you love on the world's most popular audio-streaming subscription service. On any device. Anytime. Anywhere. If that sounds good, th...

23/08/2019

Lukas Graham Becomes First Danish Artist to Hit 1 Billion Streams for a Single Song

Danish trio Lukas Graham, fronted by Lukas Forchhammer, has reason to celebrate....

23/08/2019

Interviews with Industry Leaders: Kjetil Rohde Jakobsen, Global Director Products and Partners, iflix

The Pay-TV Innovation Forum is a global research programme for senior pay-TV and...

23/08/2019

ITV commissions Kate and Kolo

Published: Fri 23 Aug 2019 ITV commissions Kate and Kolo ITV today announces the commission of Kate and Kolo, a brand new 6 x 30 studio sitcom for 2020. Res...

23/08/2019

ITV announces brand new factual series Meet The Furys

Published: Fri 23 Aug 2019 ITV announces brand new factual series Meet The Furys ITV has secured exclusive, behind-the-scenes access to film Tyson Fury and hi...

23/08/2019

The NFVF funding applications to attend Markets and Festivals taking place in November 2019 are open

The NFVF funding applications to attend Markets and Festivals taking place in No...

23/08/2019

Apantac lleva el Procesamiento de Imgenes 4K/UHD al Siguiente Nivel

Apantac lleva el Procesamiento de Im genes 4K/UHD al Siguiente NivelApantac, fabricante reconocido internacionalmente de multiviewers, Video Walls, soluciones d...

23/08/2019

Ericsson joins the Global Network Initiative (GNI)

Comprising ICT companies, academia, human rights and press freedom organizations, and investors, GNI works collaboratively to protect freedom of expression and ...

23/08/2019

Wheatstone To Show Compact IP Audio Console At IBC2019

Wheatstone To Show Compact IP Audio Console At IBC2019 posted: 23/08/2019 Strata 32 packs 64 channels and latest IP audio innovation into a 40 frame. Sh...

23/08/2019

Apantac Showcases KVM over IP at IBC2019

Apantac Showcases KVM over IP at IBC2019 posted: 23/08/2019 New KVM over IP card for OpenGear; KVM over IP Extenders with Fiber Apantac, an internatio...

23/08/2019

Broadcast Solutions to present new Streamline S12T (12G-SDI UHD) OB Van model at IBC2019

Broadcast Solutions to present new Streamline S12T (12G-SDI UHD) OB Van model at...

23/08/2019

The Bigness of Huge Drum Sound

So you want some huge drum sounds? Here you go. This is super well-suited to hip-hop and EDM, but can also give a monster drum sound for rock. The star of this ...

23/08/2019

NBCU to Premiere All Access on NBC Owned Stations in Six Markets This Fall

NBCUniversal's Access Hollywood is adding new half-hour, All Access, when the new season debuts Monday, Sept. 9. The new half-hour will air on NBC-owned TV ...

23/08/2019

Wanda Sykes Developing Half Hour Comedy for BET

BET is working with comedian Wanda Sykes to develop a half-hour sitcom with the working title W.H.I.P.s. The show is about four former sitcom stars from the 80...

23/08/2019

Upcoming Season of HBO's Ballers' is Final One

The fifth season of comedy-drama Ballers begins on HBO Aug. 25, and it is the final season for the football-focused series. Dwayne Johnson plays Spencer Strasmo...

23/08/2019

Primetime Ratings: CBS, Fox, NBC Split Win

CBS, Fox and NBC all rated a 0.9 in viewers 18-49, per the Nielsen overnights, and a 5 share. CBS was bolstered by Big Brother, Fox had pre-season football and ...

23/08/2019

NovaStar appoints PSCo as...

UK LED display distributor PSCo has been appointed as NovaStar's UK & Ireland distribution partner, becoming NovaStar's first UK distributor. NovaSt...

23/08/2019

UK researchers create world's smallest pixels

Photo credit: NanoPhotonics Cambridge/Hyeon-Ho Jeong, Jialong Peng Researchers from Cambridge University, UK, have created the smallest pixels to date, creatin...

23/08/2019

AES to host 2019 international headphone technology...

AES will host its second international headphone technology conference, offering three days of presentations, sessions and demonstrations dedicated to headphone...

23/08/2019

CGW Names Silver Edge Award Winners from SIGGRAPH 2019

There were quite a few technologies and products that caught our eye at SIGGRAPH 2019 - some so impressive that we named them CGWs best-of-show winners....

23/08/2019

How Calrec can Assist and Connect you - IBC 2019 stand 8.C61

Calrec's powerful Assist and Connect applications are both centre stage at IBC 2019 on the Calrec stand. As the industry embraces new standards and workflow...

23/08/2019

Switch Media Unveils VOD2Live for Easy Launch of Live Linear OTT Channels

Switch Media, a world leader in online video technology, has launched VOD2Live, a clever new solution that enables broadcasters and content owners to effortless...

23/08/2019

Grass Valley Live Production Solutions Give Expert ease the Edge

Grass Valley s versatile cameras have been selected by Expert ease, to enhance its live production offering. Grass Valley s solutions were chosen for their prov...

23/08/2019

Insys Video Technologies to Unveil New Cloud Media Recording Solution and Expanded OTT Platform at IBC2019

Over-the-top (OTT) video solutions innovator Insys Video Technologies is heading...

23/08/2019

Alpha Eye solves optical image distortion in micro cameras

A new company with a revered name, Alpha Image, will make its first public appearance at IBC2019. The company will launch with a simple solution to a common pro...

23/08/2019

Marshall Electronics Debuts New CV503-WP at IBC 2019

Marshall Electronics, a leading provider of professional cameras, monitors, and accessories for broadcast production, introduces the new CV503-WP All-Weather HD...

23/08/2019

Leading Hong Kong Production Houses Invest in Riedels Bolero Wireless Intercom for Large-Scale Event Production

Riedel today announced that two of Hong Kong s leading providers of rental broad...

23/08/2019

Red Giant Releases Game of Thrones VFX Pt. 2: The Undead Horse

Red Giant, creator of filmmaking, visual effects and motion graphics tools, today released the second installment of its multi-part Game of Thrones visual effec...

23/08/2019

The Philippines and rsquo; Cignal TV Expands Playout Capabilities with Imagine Communications

Cignal TV, the leading satellite broadcaster in the Philippines, has expanded it...

23/08/2019

Harmonic Brings Real-World OTT and Broadcast Success to IBC2019

At IBC2019, Harmonic (NASDAQ: HLIT) will demonstrate real-world deployments of its unified OTT and broadcast delivery solutions. A variety of deployment strateg...

23/08/2019

Invitation to submit films for the Oscars International Feature Film category

23 August, 2019 - 09:07 The National Film and Video Foundation (NFVF), an agency of the Department of Sports, Arts and Culture, is extending a call to all S...

23/08/2019

Recreating TV once thought doomed

Dan Meier gets permission to speak to Dad's Army: The Lost Episodes director and executive producer Ben Kellett Dan Meier 2 hours ago Dan Meier gets...

23/08/2019

Three quarters of US consumers expect to stream video via 5G

New report from IHS Markit Jenny Priestley 4 hours ago New report from IHS Markit target=_blank title=Share on LinkedIn class=share-linkedin> New rep...

23/08/2019

Sky's Cristina Gomila is first female recipient of SMPTE's Progress Medal

Highest honour awarded by SMPTE Jenny Priestley 4 hours ago Highest honou...