Atlantic Video Acquires Pyramid NewsPort

Lst Monday, Atlantic Video (AV) announced the acquisition of Washington, DC-based Pyramid NewsPort. Pyramid has been a pillar in the DC regional transmissions and live shot market for more than 20 years.

“With Pyramid, AV will exponentially expand its Washington, DC fiber and satellite uplink/downlink abilities and sought-after local DC live shot positions as well as the global connectivity the company already offers,” comments Todd Mason, Atlantic Video president.

Pyramid NewsPort will operate as a division of Atlantic Video, Inc. headed by Dustin Fain, Facilities Manager and will have the ability to provide its current clients full service transmissions and live shot coverage anywhere in the world based out of two state-of-the-art broadcast centers in New York City and Washington, DC. The company will provide facilities for press conferences at its new home at the Washington Television Center, allowing clients to broadcast live via fiber, satellite, and webcast, and capitalizing on its strategic location between the White House and the U.S. Capitol. By becoming a division of Atlantic Video, Pyramid clients will gain access to AV’s state of the art HD post production facilities, which include multiple Avid, Final Cut Pro, Smoke, and Pro Tools suites for high end post production services as well as several large scale broadcast studios offering the latest technology for live and pre recorded program productions. For more information on Pyramid, please visit their website at or call 1-877-4Liveshots for 24/7 booking services.