|Page (1) of 1 - 06/07/05||email article||print page|
DTS Appoints VP & General Manager For Lowry Digital ImagesFormer DTS Executive Bill Neighbors Returns In New Role (June 07, 2005)
DTS, Inc. announced the appointment of Bill Neighbors as Vice President and General Manager of Lowry Digital Images (LDI), a wholly-owned subsidiary of DTS and innovator in imaging enhancement and restoration. As Vice President and General Manager, he will work closely with LDI founder John Lowry and executive Mike Inchalik to lead and grow DTS? business in the digital images space. The appointment marks a return to DTS for Bill: In the early 1990s he was instrumental in launching DTS, and served as Executive Vice President, General Manager from 1993 to 1996, and President from 1996 to 1999.
A proven leader and strategist with a successful track record managing organizations in the entertainment electronics, software and technology sectors, Bill was most recently President of V-Log, Inc., a highly specialized digital imaging document storage and retrieval company serving the business aviation industry. Prior to V-Log, he served as President and CEO of WorldJAM, Inc., which developed proprietary software-based products for the music industry. Before that, Bill spent six years building DTS in his roles as a senior executive. He holds a BS in Business / Finance from California State University, Northridge.
"Bill Neighbors helped lead the growth of DTS in the 1990s," said Jon Kirchner, President and CEO of DTS. "He brings with him a tremendous amount of start-up, growth management, business leadership and entertainment technology experience that will strengthen our management team at Lowry Digital Images as we work to build a highly successful image enhancement business."
About Lowry Digital Images Founded in 1998, Lowry Digital Images (LDI) is a market leader in digitally restoring and enhancement of moving pictures. The stunning quality LDI delivers is based on a series of groundbreaking image processing algorithms developed by the company's founder, John Lowry, who revolutionized video imaging processing in the 1970s; his first breakthrough inventions were used on live video signals from the Apollo 16 and 17 missions. Since its inception, LDI has applied its image processing magic to more than 100 of the world's most recognized feature films with output to broadcast television, DVD, 35mm film and IMAX. Recent restorations include the Indiana Jones and Star Wars trilogies. Lowry Digital Images is a DTS company.
About DTS DTS, Inc. (Nasdaq: DTSI) is a digital technology company dedicated to delivering the ultimate entertainment experience. DTS decoders are in virtually every major brand of 5.1-channel surround processors, and there are more than 300 million DTS-licensed consumer electronics products available worldwide. A pioneer in multi-channel audio, DTS technology is in home theatre, car audio, PC and game console products, as well as DVD-Video, Surround Music and DVD-ROM software. DTS audio products are featured on more than 24,000 motion picture screens worldwide. Additionally, DTS provides imaging technology and services for the motion picture industry; Lowry Digital Images, a wholly-owned subsidiary of DTS, is an industry leader in image restoration and enhancement. Founded in 1993, DTS is headquartered in Agoura Hills, California and has offices in the United Kingdom, France, Italy, Canada, Japan and China. For further information, please visit www.dtsonline.com.
Related Keywords:dts, lowry digital images