MHz Expands Sales and Support Team to Enhance Customer Intimacy
With over 28 years in the industry and a long history of supporting broadcasters in their transition to tapeless, file-based workflows, Tim Rawlings brings a wealth of understanding and expertise to the role at Megahertz. He has a real affinity with these two markets having worked in the broadcast space in the Middle East and Africa for many years.
Chris McClure has a breadth of industry experience spanning over 30 years and has worked for broadcasters such as the BBC and equipment suppliers including, Sony Broadcast and Grass Valley. He comes to Megahertz from Arqiva where he was responsible for securing multi-million pound contracts with major broadcasters for the company’s managed distribution and satellite uplink services.
Mihail Jolicic has a range of end user broadcast experience starting with his time as an engineer with Radio-televizija Srbije – RTS, the public broadcaster in Serbia, as well as his role as Chief Engineer at Television IN and Technical Manager at Fox TV where he was responsible for the build out of the MCR and the company’s transmission systems. Jolicic is based in Montenegro and will be responsible for developing market opportunities for Megahertz in South East Europe.
“In today’s challenging climate we are looking at ways to get ever closer to our customers to build the intimacy and understanding of their business, and to ensure that our services and solutions offering best meet their changing operational and technical requirements now and into the future,” said Jon Flay, Managing Director of Megahertz. “The appointment of Tim, Chris and Mihail will help to solidify those relationships and grow these markets while allowing us to help broadcasters as they transition to HD file-based workflows, 4k Ultra HD, IP and beyond.”
Megahertz designs, engineers and delivers turnkey systems to the world’s leading broadcasters, content owners and media service providers. As a leading systems integrator, its expert team of skilled engineers and solutions architects, drawn from both broadcast and IT backgrounds, ensures a creative, forward-thinking, independent and highly efficient approach. Megahertz provides dynamic and resilient systems for news and sport production, state-of-the-art studios and advanced file-based workflows, as well as fully equipped vehicles for outside broadcast and newsgathering. The company also provides consultancy, training and support services.
The company has two UK locations, including an international sales office close to London Heathrow Airport and a 2000 square metre engineering facility. This allows Megahertz to carry out its own coachwork for vehicles and to pre-fabricate even the largest systems.
With a reputation for excellence since 1982, Megahertz continues to deliver value-added engineering solutions worldwide.