Orad North America Boosts Operations

Orad Hi-Tec Systems Ltd. says it's getting strong demand for its broadcast graphics, virtual studio and sport solutions, and it's strengthening its North America sales and operations teams.

Leading the new staff additions is Shaun Dail, new vice president of sales for North America. Dail has previously led sales and marketing activities with technology companies in North America.

The Israel-based Orad also named new senior marketing members. Rob Rizzuto, formerly with Pinnacle Systems and Avid Technologies, brings over 20 years' experience in product development, project management, graphics innovation and workflow, and won an Emmy for Outstanding Graphics for Super Bowl XXVII. Arturo Abano, formerly with Televisa Mexico, has many years experience working with Orad's sports and graphics technologies.

Orad North America has further strengthened its New Jersey and Toronto support centers with additional technical support personnel, who are fluent in English, Spanish and French.

Orad's product line includes virtual sets, on-air graphics systems, channel branding, virtual advertising, sports production solutions and hardware for the virtual reality industry.