11/17/14 - New CTO

November 17, 2014

United Teleports announces its new Chief Technology Officer, Jack Efromson, former CTO at AMC Networks International Latin America

Miami, FL., November 10, 2014 - United Teleports Inc., Florida, a major provider of satellite telecommunications services for the Broadcasting Industry in the US,  is pleased to announce the appointment of Jack Efromson to our senior management team as Chief Technology Officer. Jack brings over 30 years of experience in Broadcast, Cable and Satellite Television, most recently as CTO for AMC Networks International Latin America. His career includes managing television engineering, operations and IT for MTV Networks International, Nickelodeon International, Chellomedia, and MGM Networks Latin America.  Jack will play a key role within United Teleports in the development  and expansion of  television content aggregation, preparation and distribution services, and attracting  new tier one clients, as the company embarks on its next phase of growth.

Jack Efromson said : “I know what it’s like to be on the client side of this business, what major programmers need to succeed, and what good value is, and in United Teleports I see something very special.  They are true disruptive innovators that have gained market share very quickly by combining top notch technical skills, individualized customer care and the great synergy their affiliated company UPCOM Technologies, a well established broadcasting equipment manufacturer, provides. UPCOM makes every key piece of equipment needed for television content services, antennas, encoders, transcoders, playout systems, you name it. With this unique edge, I’m genuinely excited about joining United Teleports’ hyperbolic growth in a very important, exploding technology space.“

Ricardo Dias commented: “ Jack is a leader with proven abilities for innovation and development of new products and services, and brings to United Teleports a unique blend of experience in the television market. I am thrilled to welcome such a talented executive to United Teleports.”

About United Teleports:

United Teleports, headquartered in Miami, Florida, USA, founded in 2010 by Ricardo Dias and Renato Dias, owns and operates the most modern and robust teleport in Southern Florida and provides a full range of SD and HD television content management, processing, playout and distribution services to more than 30 TV networks via satellite and Internet, reaching over 100 million households at all major Cable, DTH, OTT and Terrestrial Broadcast platforms in the USA and Latin America.

UPCOM Technologies, headquartered in San Jose, California, also founded by Ricardo Dias and Renato Dias, has a full line of broadcasting equipment deployed at most major US television networks and is also experiencing explosive growth since its creation in 2005.

For more information please contact:

UNITED TELEPORTS

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www.unitedteleports.com

+1.305.671.3333

19000 NE 5th Avenue.

Miami, FL 33179

UPCOM TECHNOLOGIES, INC.

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www.upcom.com

+1.408.329.4158

2033 Gateway Place, 5th Floor

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