Adtec Digital Marks 29th Anniversary

Nashville, Tennessee  

(September 11, 2014)

For the past 29 years, Adtec Digital has been a global market leader providing hardware and software of broadcast solutions for contribution, distribution, studio operations, commercial insertion and professional video playback applications. Incorporated on September 12, 1985, Adtec has set its sights on developing equipment and solutions that serve the global broadcast and professional audio-visual markets.


Since the beginning, Adtec has made a positive contribution to the broadcast industry. “Our innovative contribution encoders and receivers, our digital video players, and our ad insertion products have allowed our customers to improve their broadcast operation and helped them to increase their profit,” states Ron Johnson, president of Adtec Digital.  


Adtec started as a company manufacturing VCR controllers, switchers, and character generators for the closed circuit, cable, and broadcast television markets. Since then, Adtec has grown to be one of the premier developers of innovative digital video technology. Thousands of Adtec products are in use all over the world. In fact, Adtec Digital products and support services have been an integral part of broadcast solutions for some of the most watched events in the world.


Going forward, Adtec Digital will continue to broaden its product portfolio and offer value-added solutions to its customers. “Our focus will be on developing new products, providing great service and expanding our business to serve more customers,” adds Johnson.


He continues, “The next year will be very exciting for us as we will be nearing our 30th anniversary. We expect to offer some new products that will allow us to help distribute and manage video content in a way that is extremely cost effective. This will allow us to be a greater service to our partners and customers around the world.”




About Adtec Digital: Established in 1985, Adtec Digital is a global market leader providing hardware and software solutions for contribution, distribution, studio, commercial insertion and professional video playback applications. Adtec develops equipment and solutions for standard and high definition MPEG 2 and MPEG 4 AVC compression, multiplexing, decoding, ad insertion, playback and data management. Adtec products proudly serve the global broadcast and professional audio-visual markets. Adtec Digital is headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee, with product and development solutions in Jacksonville, Florida. Among other accolades, Adtec Digital is a three-time Superior Technology Award Recipient (STAR) by TV Technology Magazine, and a three-time finalist for the World Teleport Associations’ Teleport Technology of the Year Award. For more information, visit

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