AMT Appoints Industry Veteran John Wood as Director of Engineering for ENGenesis
Extensive Microwave Communications Experience Will Support Innovative Broadcast Backhaul Solution
Auburn, MA (April 18, 2017) – Accelerated Media Technologies (AMT) Inc. is pleased to announce that John Wood has joined the organization in the new role of Director of Engineering for ENGenesis™. In joining the AMT technical team, Mr. Wood brings a strong industry background in Electronic News Gathering and microwave radio communications engineering. His experience spans more than 20 years in the development of video broadcast transmission technology and solutions.
“Because the AMT ENGenesis bi-directional 2/7 GHz BAS band communications system operates in microwave frequencies, John’s knowledge and directly applicable experience in microwave transmissions of broadcast video are a strong fit for this new position,” said Tom Jennings, President, Accelerated Media Technologies. “In addition, John brings unique leadership experience in R&D, strategic partnerships and wireless networks that will help carry the ENGenesis product line forward to even higher levels of functionality and performance, delivering additional reliability and value for our broadcast customers into the future.”
Prior to joining AMT, Mr. Wood held engineering and leadership positions at Microwave Radio Communications (MRC), Vislink, and General Dynamics. Mr. Wood holds a degree in Electrical Engineering Technology from University of Massachusetts.
About Accelerated Media Technologies, Inc.
Accelerated Media Technologies Inc. (AMT) is the premier manufacturer of custom broadcast, command, and specialty vehicles and communications technologies such as the company’s revolutionary ENGenesis bi-directional 2/7GHz BAS band communications solution. AMT, the undisputed leader in mobile solutions worldwide, continues to refine the role and form factor of conventional news vehicles and has consistently introduced patented and exclusive technologies to evolve news acquisition to a new level. AMT is headquartered in Auburn, MA with facilities Haverhill, MA, Long Island City, NY, Upland, CA and Tampa, FL. Learn more at www.acceleratedmt.com.