Subtitling technology specialist Screen Systems has announced the appointment of SHM Broadcast as its distributor for Germany; the company’s second new distributor agreement since IBC2015.
Depending on the customer’s location Screen sells its solutions directly or through its network of 20 globally placed distributors.
SVP of international sales at Screen, Keith Lucas said: “Germany is viewed as a significant global player in both TV and the film industry and Screen wanted to strengthen its presence in the country.”
“We pride ourselves on our respected reputation in broadcast and insist on working with distributors with equal status within the industry; hence we viewed SHM Broadcast as a perfect choice to represent Screen in Germany.”
SHM Broadcast is a sales and service partner of broadcast products from international business partners. The company associates its success with a combination of many years of experience in broadcast consulting, sales and servicing and the delivery of a product portfolio from 18 manufacturers.
On the appointment by Screen, Juergen Helscher (pictured), SHM Broadcast CEO said: “We are extremely excited about this great opportunity to work with Screen Systems.”
“We are looking forward to offering best-of-breed solutions to our customers and we have already started working with Screen to integrate their products into the market.”
UK-based Screen Systems manufactures and supplies subtitle and captioning transmission systems and subtitle creation and preparation software.