Argosy, a leading international supplier of HD broadcast cables and studio infrastructure products, has announced the appointment of John Sears as Senior Field Sales Engineer, reporting to Chris Smeeton who recently joined the Board of Directors at Argosy.
Sears will be responsible for supporting key customers in Southern England and driving the companys plans to grow its presence in this region. Sears will start his role at Argosy in October 2011 and will be based out of the companys recently expanded Long Crendon headquarters.
Sears comes to Argosy with over 20 years of experience in broadcast equipment sales and business development, most recently with PAG Ltd, the British-based camera power and lighting specialist. At PAG, Sears was responsible for international sales and distribution, having managed PAGs network of European distributors for many years.
We are delighted to appoint John to this senior role at Argosy. He brings a wealth of broadcast experience to the company and is an important addition to our business which has seen continued growth over recent years, said Chris Smeeton, sales director at Argosy. John is perfectly placed to support the future growth plans of our business.
Argosy has seen steady but considerable growth over recent years and in addition to its corporate headquarters in the UK, the company has a UK branch office and warehouse facility at The Pie Factory at MediaCityUK on Salford Quays, Manchester. Argosy also has an office and stock facility in Dubai (UAE) and India, as well as a joint venture company, Argosy Broadcast Asia Sdn Bhd (ABA) in Malaysia, to meet the fast turnaround needs of its customers across those geographies.
Established in 1984 Argosy has a broad range of experience in advising and supplying studio installation products such as cabling, connectivity solutions, equipment racking, cable management & patching and is recognised as a leading international distributor and expert in this field. With customer locations around the world Argosy is renowned as a one-stop-shop for systems integrators and end-users alike, however large or small the project. For more information, please go to www.argosycable.com