Sony’s Jon Hilton joins Portaprompt
Jon’s appointment is a firm indication of Portaprompt’s development plans as it looks to grow its sales operations to further support its very successful rental and day to day hire operations in the broadcast, events and corporate markets.
MD Helen Kingsbury said ‘Jon will add huge value with his experience of the Broadcast Reseller Channel as we seek continued growth from our sales operations over the coming years’.
Jon’s initial focus will be on developing sales channels for Portaprompt products across Europe.
Portaprompt is a family run teleprompting company based in High Wycombe, England .Founded in 1976 we developed the world's first digital teleprompter (which won us a technical Emmy) and have continued to be at the forefront of teleprompting or autocuing ever since prompting many household name shows. We have a very busy hire service, with and without operator, and a sales operation both of which support programmes all over the globe. Our innovative products have been designed with input from operators, customers and presenters which has resulted in high quality equipment and software which is straightforward to use and able to cope with the rigours of travel with the utmost reliability and portability. We are a member of the IABM, Guild of Television Cameramen and the Institute of Videography