8/17/2007 7:04 AM
Iroquois, ON, Canada - August 16, 2007 - Ross Video announced today Tri-Lite TV, a Toronto based full-service broadcast facility supplier will provide the world pool feed for the Trilateral Trade Agreement Summit with leaders of the U.S., Canada, and Mexico using a Ross Synergy 1 Multi-Definition (MD) production switcher.
Tri-Lite TV will exclusively provide the world feed for the summit to broadcasters such as CNN, CTV, CBC, and Televisa. Leaders, George Bush, President of the USA, Stephen Harper, Prime Minister of Canada, and Felipe Calderon, President of Mexico will hold a major trilateral summit meeting of the Security and Prosperity Partnership (SPP) in Montebello, Quebec, Canada on August 20th - August 21st, 2007.
“We are very pleased to be chosen as the exclusive broadcast supplier for this major summit. Our Synergy Multi-Definition production switcher has been used for many live network and entertainment specials,” said Chris Priess, President, Tri-Lite TV. “We chose Synergy based on our positive experiences with Ross. They work with their customers to deliver the right live production solutions.
The ability to delivery both HD and SD from a single switcher provides us the capability to cater to many different broadcaster requirements.”
“We are thrilled Tri-Lite TV has invested in Synergy Multi-Definition technology,” said David Ross, CEO, Ross Video. “Tri-Lite TV recognizes the powerful HD and SD feature rich abilities of Synergy. The switcher will deliver outstanding performance for this major summit.”
The Synergy MD/X and Vision series are fully equipped multi-definition production switchers supporting a wide variety of SD and HD video formats. Synergy MD/X and Vision are based on the latest technology in both hardware and software offering a readiness for the future.
About Tri-Lite TV
Tri-Lite TV is a Toronto based full-service broadcast facility supplier offering broadcasters and corporate clients a 34‘ SD mobile, recently launched “Diamond” HD and 4 SD flight-pack systems and a complete rentals department. Tri-Lite TV is one of a few independently owned and operated facility suppliers in Canada. Visit www.tri-lite.tv for news and information.
About Ross Video
Ross Video designs, manufactures and supports a wide range of innovative products for use in broadcast, distribution, live event, and production applications. Ross products are used to produce and distribute video and audio signals in over 100 countries daily. Ross‘ award winning product line includes the Vision, Synergy SD, and Synergy MD/X Video Production Switchers, openGear, RossGear and GearLite Terminal Equipment, SoftMetal Video Servers, and the OverDrive Production Control System. News and information are available at www.rossvideo.com.