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Larry Jacobson Joins QuVISAppointed President of newly formed Entertainment Division (June 21, 2005)
QuVIS, Inc. is pleased to announce that Mr. Larry Jacobson has joined the company as President of QuVIS newly formed Entertainment Division.
The new division will provide QuVIS advanced digital imaging technologies to those entertainment markets seeking solutions to the increasing demand for high resolution, high fidelity imaging - including d-cinema exhibition, gaming, large venues, production, post production, and alternative programming.
"The formation of a separate Entertainment Division is necessary to continue our expansion of efforts in this industry," said Kenbe Goertzen, President and CEO, "This move will ensure that QuVIS remains focused on our entertainment customers. We are proud to have a respected industry veteran like Larry Jacobson to lead it.
Mr. Jacobson most recently was Vice President of Strong Digital, a division of Ballantyne of Omaha Inc. He has approximately 30 years tenure as a theatre consultant and exhibitor.
During his career, Mr. Jacobson has been responsible for the design and construction of theatres, the purchasing and installation of fixtures, and the oversight of existing theatre rehabilitation. As a result of his involvement, he has personally been responsible for and holds patents on several industry innovations in audio and theatre facility design.
In 1998, Mr. Jacobson received an Academy Award for Technical Achievement and in addition, he was one of only four people in NATO history to be the recipient of the Medal of Honor for Outstanding Achievement on behalf of NATO and Exhibition. Eastman Kodak presented him with the Technical Service Award on 1991. In 1994, he received the Stace Award by Dolby Laboratory for the Theatre Equipment Association (?TEA").
?Im excited about the possibilities provided by the technological superiority of the QuVIS product line. QuVIS provides a true end-to-end digital imaging solution, a solution that is especially well suited for the emerging digital cinema market, Mr. Jacobson said. ?It was obvious to me that QuVIS' business philosophy of merging the most advanced technology with the needs of its customers will be a catalyst for success.
About QuVIS, Inc.
QuVIS Inc., is the leading provider of high fidelity high resolution motion imaging technology. The QuVIS line of servers, recorders and players provide guaranteed image quality using Quality Priority Encoding, (QPETM). QuVIS also offers optional JPEG2000, MXF, secure encryption and key management for a complete end-to-end digital cinema solution. QuVIS offers servers for real-time mastering and recording of content for SD through 4K for production, post production, digital dailies, digital cinema exhibition, simulation and large screen displays. The ASIC version of QPE, embodied in the QuVIS Digital Mastering Codec (QDMCTM), offers new capabilities for the image storage, analysis and communication industries and is available for OEM and licensing applications.
For information contact QuVIS, Inc., 2921 Wanamaker Drive, Suite 107, Topeka, KS 66614, (785) 272-3656, or visit www.quvis.com.
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