German company L-S-B Broadcast Technologies has launched a U.S. office, choosing Mark Whitman to head it.
L-S-B makes control systems for radio and TV production; its core product is the IP-based Virtual Studio Manager (VSM), a universal control system.
Whitman, shown, was named director of sales for L-S-B USA. “Working previously for many years with companies such as Grass Valley and Ross Video,” the company stated, “Whitman has vast experience and deep knowledge of the U.S. market coupled with an acute understanding of the operational and technical workflows of the live production environment.”
Whitman, who is based in Massachusetts, said in the announcement that the broadcast industry has shown “growing interest in centralized control solutions.”
Jamie Dunn is LSB international director of sales.
Read about the history of L-S-B.