Premier UK Company Formed Strategic Alliance at Village Demo Party.
Pictured in the PMC listening room at The Village recording studios in LA are Sasha Owen, Penteo Surround COO, Maurice Patist, PMC President Sales & Marketing; Tommy Vicari, film & TV music mixer; Chris Stone, Penteo CMO; Jeff Greenberg, Village CEO; Lisa Chamblee-Hampton, engineer/producer; and Dave Hampton, engineer/author/educator. Photo by David Goggin.
During an exclusive listening party for PMC speaker systems at LA’s The Village recording studio, principles of the new Penteo Surround company met with PMC CMO Maurice Patist to discuss plans for the AES Convention in NYC. PMC has a long standing reputation for quality monitoring using Advanced Transmission Techology, with a large number of installs in premier recording studios worldwide.
Convention attendees will be able to experience Penteo Surround at PMC Booth #647:
Saturday, Oct. 10, 2:30 – 4 PM;
Sunday, Oct. 11, 11 AM – Noon;
Monday, Oct. 12, 11 AM -1 PM.
Penteo(r) Surround is the defacto industry standard for the conversion of stereo audio to optimum quality 5.1 Surround Sound for motion picture, broadcast, and Internet streaming media – using Penteo proprietary technology. At AES, the company will be showcasing its new Penteo/RT(tm), which automatically converts live stereo broadcasts into 5.1 surround on the fly, giving broadcasters the ability to send out all their programming as a 5.1 mix simultaneously with their stereo transmission.
PMC is a UK based, world-leading manufacturer of professional monitor and audiophile speaker systems. PMC designs feature its uniquely engineered Advanced Transmission Line (ATL(tm)) technology, which provides a near identical, high resolution, wide bandwidth signal response across the complete product range. Proprietary drive units, electronics and cabinet engineering, provide unrivalled tonal accuracy, clarity and dynamic range throughout a range of designs, extending from the world’s smallest ATL(tm) design, the DB1i, to large scale active control room monitoring systems such as the flagship BB5-XBD-A. PMC monitor systems are in service with most of the world’s premiere music and film sound recording studios, broadcast companies, post production and audio mastering facilities.
Penteo, LLC, based in San Francisco, California, has created cutting-edge technologies and services that convert any stereo audio into 5.1 surround sound, with automatic downmixing back to stereo. The company has developed proprietary, patent-pending technologies and applications that allow television, film, and music industry professionals to convert and deliver their stereo content and assets into superior-quality 5.1 surround sound, setting a new standard in completely downconvertible, stereo-compatible 5.1 audio processing.
Penteo is a registered trademark of Penteo, LLC.