Exhibit #764. Speaking Engagements to Cover the Basics of HD Video, Banking, and Urgent Messaging
Wegener Corporation, a leading provider of equipment for television, audio and data distribution networks worldwide, today announced Ken Leffingwell, Vice President of Worldwide Sales, and Melanie Charles, Marketing Manager, have been selected to lead discussions at the 2012 Digital Signage Expo in Las Vegas, Nevada.
The Digital Signage Expo is the world’s largest international trade show and conference dedicated to digital signage, interactive technology, and Out-of-Home networks. The 2012 exhibition will be held in the Las Vegas Convention Center, March 7-8.
Ken Leffingwell will lead an industry discussion group titled “Hosted Networks in the Financial Sector” exploring the pros and cons of using a hosted network and offering valuable tips to make the partnership a fiscal and operational success for a financial institution. It will be held at 10:30am on Wednesday, March 7th.
Melanie will also lead an industry group discussion Wednesday, March 7th at 3:30pm titled “Urgent Messaging in Digital Signage.” It will focus on different network options to replace scheduled digital signage content with urgent national or local messages.
In addition, Mr. Leffingwell will co-present a seminar Thursday, March 8th at 3:00pm titled “Video Signals and Distribution Demystified.” His section of the workshop will focus on the basics of transmitting and displaying HD video.
WEGENER speakers, along with WEGENER Vice President and System Architect, Gary Pelkey, will be available in booth #764 at the 2012 Digital Signage Expo to expand on these discussion topics and showcase WEGENER’s new video solutions. WEGENER will display new media player features and applications for digital signage distribution and localization.
To learn more about WEGENER at the 2012 Digital Signage Expo visit www.wegener.com.
WEGENER® (Wegener Communications, Inc.), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Wegener Corporation (OTCQB: WGNR), is an international provider of digital video and audio solutions for broadcast television, radio, telco, private and cable networks. With over 30 years experience in optimizing point-to-multipoint multimedia distribution over satellite, fiber, and IP networks, WEGENER offers a comprehensive product line that handles the scheduling, management and delivery of media rich content to multiple devices, including video screens, computers and audio devices. WEGENER focuses on long- and short-term strategies for bandwidth savings, dynamic advertising, live events and affiliate management.
WEGENER’s product line includes: iPump® media servers for file-based and live broadcasts; COMPEL® Network Control and COMPEL® Conditional Access for dynamic command, monitoring and addressing of multi-site video, audio, and data networks; and the Unity® satellite media receivers for live radio and video broadcasts. Applications served include: digital signage, linear and file-based TV distribution, linear and file-based radio distribution, Nielsen rating information, broadcast news distribution, business music distribution, corporate communications, video and audio simulcasts.
WEGENER® can be reached at (770) 814-4000 or at www.wegener.com.
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