Ottawa, Canada, April 2nd 2020 – Ross Video is proud to announce it has acquired the US-based technology company Coiron, Inc. Located in Irvine, California, Coiron, Inc. has partnered with Ross Video to develop a suite of popular applications for use with the XPression family of real-time motion graphics systems.
XPression Telestrate, XPression Trackless Studio, and XPression Touch Factory have empowered customers to create astounding video productions using XPression at both the national and local level. The trio of applications are used for sports analysis, virtual studio production, interactive touch screen video presentations, respectively.
As part of the acquisition, Carlos Vasquez (Coiron’s CEO) will become part of Ross Video’s graphics division in the role of Technical Product Manager for the Ross Virtual Solutions group.
“I’ve always been impressed with Carlos’ brilliance, integrity, and the fact that he’s an all-around nice guy”, says David Ross, CEO of Ross. “Coiron is a perfect fit for Ross”.
“After years of collaboration, which has evolved from producing real time graphics and data integration projects for Ross customers, to building and releasing live production products together, we are now moving into the next phase of our relationship: becoming integral part of their awesome team”, says Carlos Vasquez, CEO of Coiron, Inc. “We are really excited to join a prestigious company with years of continued growth like Ross Video. We’re looking forward to contributing as much as we can to deliver new, outstanding solutions for our global customers, especially in the Virtual Solutions product line.”
“For many years Coiron has done an outstanding job bringing cost effective, reliable products and workflows to our market. This acquisition will ensure we can continue down that path together and we’re certain the sum of our combined efforts will be even greater than the individual parts. Having someone as talented as Carlos further strengthen our team is a true gift as well,” notes Bas Saleh, Ross Video’s VP of Graphics.
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Ross powers video productions for billions of global viewers daily with the industry’s widest range of high impact, high efficiency production solutions. Ross makes it easy to create compelling news, weather and sports broadcasts, engaging material for sports stadium screens, entertainment shows and rock concerts, educational institutions, legislative assemblies, corporate applications and inspiring content for houses of worship.
Ross solutions have impressed the audiences and marketing partners of NBC Sunday Night Football, Eurosport, BBC World, Google YouTube Space London and China’s esports powerhouse VSPN. Ross delivers an unrivalled range of products and services comprising virtual studios, real-time motion graphics, cameras, robotic camera systems, production switchers, video servers, infrastructure and routers, social media management, newsroom systems and mobile live events.