Tuesday, July 14, 2009

Rule Broadcast Systems purchases the Great Northern Video trade name

[Received this press release from Rule Broadcast Systems, Inc.]

Rule Broadcast Systems, Inc., New England’s leading professional video and film equipment sales, rental and service company, has purchased the Great Northern Video trade name, adding the retail brand and two key employees to its sales division.

Rule is an authorized dealer for a number of the industry's major solution providers, including Panasonic, Sony, Apple, and Avid, providing sales of broadcast and professional equipment along with a high level of technical expertise and service to its customers.

“Great Northern Video is an excellent fit for us” says John Rule, founder and president of Rule Broadcast Systems. “Both companies are dedicated to providing the latest tools and technology solutions to a wide variety of production and post-production projects and share a commitment to customer service.”

Rule welcomes veteran Great Northern Video employees Mike Sutton as Senior Account Manager and Melissa Demaine as Inside Sales Representative to the Rule sales team.

“Mike and Melissa bring a high-level of sales experience from their tenure at Great Northern, along with an investment in the production community and a true passion for the technology,” says John Rule. “We’re looking forward to carrying on the Great Northern Video name along with its legacy of customer service and support.”

For more information please see: www.rule.com.