Weybridge, UK – Pebble Beach Systems, a leading automation, content management and integrated channel specialist, today announced the appointments of David Russin as VP of Sales, and Robert Amoroso as Sales Engineering Manager for North America.
Having previously held positions at Grass Valley, Harris Broadcast, Omnibus and Masstech, Russin brings over 35 years of experience selling automation, automated workflow and infrastructure solutions to North American broadcasters.
In his new position, Russin will be able to bring his breadth of knowledge and connections to help grow Pebble’s business across North America.
“Pebble Beach Systems is a strong influencer in the market with a forward-thinking philosophy in the field of playout and automation solutions. I’m looking forward to building on the company’s excellent foundation in the market and helping to grow the business in North America,” said Russin.
Pebble has also appointed Robert Amoroso, as Sales Engineering Manager for North America. Amoroso brings over 35 years’ experience in the broadcast industry, having managed the pre-sales engineering group at Leitch/Harris for 14 years where he collaborated with solutions architects and applications specialists for master control and newsroom solutions. With a broad background in television technology and station operations with companies like CBS, ABC, PBS and Univision, Amoroso will be working with Pebble’s US customers to help solve their complex workflows.
Tom Gittins, Pebble Beach Systems’ Chief Commercial Officer, commented: “We are pleased to welcome David and Robert to the Pebble team and look forward to introducing them to our associates and customers at NAB next month on Booth #SL4528. Between David’s business acumen and industry connections, and Robert’s technical expertise, we are well poised to continue to expand our presence in North America and support the needs of broadcasters both today and in the future.”
About Pebble Beach Systems
Pebble Beach Systems is a world leader in automation, channel in a box, integrated and virtualized playout technology, with scalable products designed for highly efficient multichannel transmission as well as complex news and sports television. Installed in more than 70 countries and with proven systems ranging from single up to over 150 channels in operation, Pebble Beach Systems offers open, flexible systems, which encompass ingest and playout automation, and complex file-based workflows. The company trades in the US as Pebble Broadcast Systems.