Iroquois, ON, Canada – December 23, 2011 – Ross Video is pleased to announce that it will become the Official Video Production Technology Supplier to the Ottawa Senators, supplying the behind the scenes video production gear that will drive high definition video to the new Bell HD Screen at Scotiabank Place.
Ross Video, a local Ottawa company is the leader in video production equipment for stadium game day production, with more than 140 Stadiums and arenas in North America using Ross to drive video to their big screen scoreboards.
“We are very proud and excited to enter this partnership with the Ottawa Senators,” said David Ross, CEO of Ross Video. “Partnering with our home town team to bring the latest technology to enhance the game day experience at Scotiabank Place will benefit the Senators, Ross Video and most importantly the Fans that attend events at Scotiabank Place. I’m really looking forward to attending games myself with all this new HD gear in place. Go Sens!”
The agreement includes the supply of a state of the art High Definition Video Production Control Room equipped with Ross technology including a Vision 4 Multi-Definition Video Production Switcher, XPression 3D Character Generator and Motion Graphics System, SoftMetal Video Server, NK Series Routing system and openGear Terminal equipment.
“A key component of our Bell HD Screen is the production gear that produces the video that feeds it. We wanted to provide our team with high definition production tools that will allow us to enhance the fan experience and really take advantage of the size and resolution of the new screen,” said Senators president Cyril Leeder. “We are very excited to be deploying the best equipment on the market. The fact that Ross Video is a local Ottawa high technology company and the leader in this field was important to us and is a nice added bonus.”