Russell Peirson-Hagger promoted to Managing Director of ATG Danmon
ATG Danmon, one of Europe's most experienced broadcast systems integrators, announces that Russell Peirson-Hagger is stepping up from his current role as Commercial Director to take the position of Managing Director. He succeeds Christoffer Kay who becomes Executive Chairman of ATG Danmon and will now concentrate on his primary role as Director and Chief Operating Officer of ATG Danmon's parent company, Dan Technologies A/S. Former ATG Danmon Non-Executive Chairman Graham Pitman remains a member of the ATG Danmon board.
"Russell has proved to be a talented and highly motivated member of the ATG Danmon team since he joined the company," says Christoffer Kay. "Popular with customers and colleagues alike, he has an excellent understanding of broadcast media technology plus the skills necessary to sustain and expand a successful business. Russell will be working alongside ATG Danmon COO Clive Northen and together they will run the day-to-day operations."
"This is a time of a rapid advance in broadcast engineering techniques as new technologies are added to the established mix of dedicated hardware and IT-based solutions," Russell Peirson-Hagger adds. "The broadcast industry today demands a truly global focus which, by being part of the Dan Technologies Group, ATG Danmon is able to provide. We have a great track record in designing and delivering highly reliable cost-effective systems allowing our customers to gain maximum benefit from their investment. I am excited to be able to build on ATG Danmon's 20 years of solid experience serving broadcasters and independent facility companies as well as the wider market. I will be looking to maintain the excellent relationship we have with all our customers, as well as growing the business."
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, equipment installation, software-configuration, commissioning, documentation, on-site training plus ongoing support and maintenance.
ATG Danmon pioneered the transition from videotape to the file-based technology now used throughout the 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 Britain, Denmark, Germany, Jordan, Norway, Spain, Sweden, the United Arab Emirates and Vietnam.
Contacts for further information
ATG Danmon: Nicola Boddington
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