August 4, 2008

Broadcast International Appoints SVP and General Manager of Networks Division

Broadcast International, a provider of video-powered broadcast solutions, has appointed David Van Epps as its new senior vice president and general manager of networks division.

Van Epps will oversee the company's network solutions, enabling clients to deploy and maintain digital signage, music and messaging, corporate communications, sports web casting and distance learning networks, as well as support services such as network engineering and design, installation and maintenance.

Before joining Broadcast International, Mr Van Epps was CEO and president of ScentAir, where he revolutionized the use of fragrance as an environmental marketing and branding tool. Prior to his tenure with ScentAir, he held several executive management positions with Muzak, a provider of music, messaging, and sound system design utilized to enhance retail environments.

Rod Tiede, CEO of Broadcast International, said: "We are proud to be able to bring a seasoned media executive with Van Epps' experience on board to head up our networks group. His proven expertise in developing innovative, customer-centric media solutions will enable us to take the networks side of our business to a whole new level."