Comtelsat, Leader in Integrated Solutions Throughout the Americas', Is Proud to Announce the Launch of the Newly Inaugurated Operation in Bogota, Colombia

Jun 28, 2010, 07:00 ET from Comtelsat

MIAMI, June 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Comtelsat is proud to announce the start of its new full service office in Bogota, Colombia.

On Wednesday, June 30th, Comtelsat will hold a seminar with several technology providers in its new headquarters in Bogota. Invited to the seminar are local engineers from major Colombian TV networks, production video companies, and cable television operators. There will be keynote presentations from companies such as Evertz, Newtek, Panasonic, Vitec Group, Wegener, Harmonic and Verimatrix.

"The dynamics of the Colombian market for telecommunications and TV justify the launch of this new office that will be responsible for developing business in several countries of the region," says Manuel Arroyo, Founder and President of Comtelsat.

Thanks to the talent and creativity of Colombian professionals in the TV industry, the category has shown significant growth. For example, the opening of a third private national channel is not only an opportunity for companies providing solutions to satisfy consumer needs, but it's also a sign of market expansion. Comtelsat's Colombian office will actively pursue the telecommunications market, specifically for cable television providers. Furthermore, Comtelsat sees vast opportunities in the education sector where they posses extensive know-how and case studies.  

For the last 15 years Comtelsat has continuously delivered the highest levels of quality, service, and integrated solutions to clients in the following industries: Broadcast, Cable, Audio and Video Production, Movie Production, Telecommunications, Television Content, and Digital Content Production. Thanks to its holistic service platform, Comtelsat is positioned to service clients across the Americas. From North America to Argentina, Comtelsat delivers integrated solutions.

About Comtelsat

Comtelsat is headquartered in Mexico City and operates in ten countries. Their offices are located in Monterrey (Mexico), Merida (Mexico), Houston and Miami (USA) and in the cities and Latin American capitals such as Guatemala City, Managua, Tegucigalpa, San Salvador, Panama City, Sao Paulo, and Buenos Aires.

With more than 180 professionals working internationally, the company brings in annual revenues of about $60 million from the sale of its projects, products and services. Comtelsat has developed projects for the areas of government, broadcasting and users of audio and video in general, telecommunications, state enterprises and large companies, schools and auditoriums, hotels and convention centers, museums and biennials.

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