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Company Overview of Convergent Media Systems Corporation

Company Overview

Convergent Media Systems Corporation provides video integration services to the enterprise market. It offers integration services, such as project management and installation, content creation, help desk, and operations and field support services. The company also provides digital signage, digital audio, and enterprise video communication services. Convergent Media Systems Corporation was formerly known as EDS Video Services and changed its name to Convergent Media Systems Corporation in 1992. The company was founded in 1980 and is headquartered in Alpharetta, Georgia. As of October 1, 2013, Convergent Media Systems Corporation operates as a subsidiary of Ballantyne Strong, Inc.

190 Bluegrass Valley Parkway

One Convergent Center

Alpharetta, GA 30005

United States

Founded in 1980

Phone:

770-369-9000

Fax:

770-369-9100

Key Executives for Convergent Media Systems Corporation

Chief Executive Officer
Chief Financial Officer
Senior Vice President
Managing Director of Retail Operations
Senior Vice President of Engineering
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Convergent Media Systems Corporation Key Developments

Convergent Media Systems Delivers IPTV Technology to World Cup Stadiums

Convergent Media Systems announced that it has designed and installed IPTV (Internet Protocol television) systems that are being used in two of the key stadiums hosting the 2014 World Cup soccer tournament. Convergent will also be responsible for the ongoing monitoring of the systems during the World Cup. The IPTV system was designed to deliver targeted programming and content to provide fans with an impactful in-stadium experience. The Convergent team provided a turnkey solution, which included system design, procurement, integration, testing, installation, quality assurance and ongoing technical support.

Convergent Media Systems Corporation Announces Executive Changes

Convergent Media Systems announced the hiring of three key sales professionals to further grow its enterprise digital signage and distribution channel businesses. Jay Leedy, Nancy Holland and Robert Guzman will join the existing Convergent sales team headed by Gary Johns, who recently joined Convergent to provide a re-energized focus to the company's sales and marketing organization. Nancy Holland, vice president, customer engagement, brings tremendous experience in point of purchase marketing and management with a successful track record of driving growth through new business development. Nancy is a results-oriented professional who has achieved success in creating customer solutions, identifying emerging trends and successfully converting them into revenue-generating opportunities. Her experience comes from successful stints at DuraColor, In Store Media Corp, Novamedia, Pointsmith and Miller Zell. Most recently, Nancy was Principal of NL Holland and Partners. Jay Leedy also joins Convergent as vice president, customer engagement. Jay brings vast experience in growing sales and on-boarding new customers with a strong focus on retail and consumer goods companies. Jay began his career in the retail sector working for companies such as Macy's, IKEA and Home Depot.

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