New People, New Products & New Business
There has never been a busier time at Tyrell, we have new people and new products added to our company and some new business wins as well. We can now offer better service because we have added to our Technical Team, also we have new hires in our Sales & Marketing and Business Logistics Departments. New Products include Silverdraft Storage, EMAM, Vokkero, Pure Storage, Intinor and we have renewed our Livestream range.
With new business, we have been facilitating Riverside Television’s mobile studio development and merging storage infrastructure for TV3. Meanwhile In the UK market, NHS Digital have chosen an EditShare EFS system to take their post production video workflow to the next stage. They saw Flow as a key application for the success of their post production expansion and were particularly impressed with the streamlined approval process that AirFlow offers, Tyrell will be installing this system in Q3 of this year.
Let us introduce you to the new people who have joined our all-star Tyrell Tech-Team:
Adam Lewiston is our Pre-Sales & Support Manager and has recently joined us from Soho-based Root6, where he was one of the Technical Pre-Sales Engineers. He is a qualified Avid ACSR and has also trained with EMAM, Object Matrix and Facilis to name a few. Adam graduated from The University of Hertfordshire where he gained a BAhons degree in Media Production and Management. He has held positions in various resellers as well as having experience in the field as a facilities manager at CrowTV and ORTV. His approach is characterised by a high level of technical competence with excellent customer service.
Greg Abell is Tyrell’s Pre-Sales Engineer, and joins us from Warner Brothers where he worked as a Senior Post Production Engineer. With 8 years experience supporting post production operations, Greg previously held positions in Molinare and Ericsson. A graduate of The University of Wales with a BSc in Studio & Performance Technology, Greg also graduated from The BBC Academy in Broadcast Engineering.
José De Freitas is our Director of Projects, and has one of the most complete broadcast brains in our industry, he has the operational appreciation with the depth of a detailed technical understanding of how a Television station should operate to enhance the all important operational and technical teams. All these combined with the clear focus on the commercials is a collection of traits Tyrell is particularly proud of. Before joining us José was the Chief Technical Officer of TV3, a position he held for 17 years.
Michael Martin is a highly motivated Broadcast/Electronic Engineer with over ten years experience with world leading companies. His TV industry experience started in Sydney (Australia) as a Broadcast Engineer at the busiest studio in Australia for Channel 7, this was a fast paced, very involved environment. Michael honed his skills at BBC Belfast when he moved back to the Northern Hemisphere working on first line broadcast support for all technical issues before moving to Tyrell to expand his knowledge even more.
Ross McSween joins us from Halo Post where he held the position of Senior Engineer, Ross has clocked up over 16 years of post production experience working at some of London’s top Post houses, including Nats, TMR, Evolutions and Halo, so understands the pressures and demands that clients can face on a daily basis. Ross Graduated from Staffordshire University with a BA Hons in Media Production before finding his passion for the world of post-production.
Ross Duffy takes responsibility for business management logistics, and ensures the correct product is delivered to you on time. Previously Ross was a logistics administrator with with JD Sports.
Fintan Friel joins us from Digital Marketing Agency, Juvo.ie and ensures that the Tyrell commitment to customer service is properly communicated across all our digital channels, newsletters, events, etc. He is a graduate of the University of Ulster (Belfast) and his career in digital projects includes being on the staff of GettyImages.com in New York (USA).