Dejero, a leading manufacturer of portable transmission equipment for remote broadcasting, has been named 2013 Company of the Year by Golden Triangle Angelnet (GTAN), an association of more than 100 accredited “angel” investors from the Waterloo, Canada region. The Company of the Year Award recognizes Dejero’s innovation, community support, and successful return on investment for Southern Ontario investors.
“GTAN plays a critical role in this area’s economy by matching investors with innovative companies seeking funding,” said Bogdan Frusina, chief technology officer, Dejero. “We are honored to be named GTAN’s Company of the Year, and are greatly indebted to the investors that have helped make our company a success and secure a leadership position in the market.”
Dejero was founded in 2008 by Frusina to develop and deliver a new class of portable wireless video uplink solutions for electronic newsgathering (ENG). Today, Dejero’s LIVE+ family of products is now in use by major broadcasters throughout the world to cover a wide range of global events.
“With its exponential growth accelerated by a deft reorganization of company leadership, Dejero is the perfect choice as our 2013 Company of the Year,” said Rob Douglas, president and co-founder of GTAN. “We heartily congratulate founder and CTO Bogdan Frusina and his team.”
Dejero offers the most extensive and versatile range of bonded wireless uplink solutions for mobile newsgathering. Winner of numerous industry awards, the Dejero LIVE+ Platform and its patent-pending Intelligent Connection Management combine adaptive bitrate encoding with the latest advancements in 3G and 4G LTE mobile technologies — making electronic newsgathering as immediate, portable, reliable, and cost-effective as possible. From any location around the world, the LIVE+ Platform enables both traditional and online broadcasters to transmit high-quality HD or SD live video using a variety of mobile devices, including professional-grade rugged transmitters, laptops, tablets, and smartphones. Dejero LIVE+ products can be set up anywhere in seconds to broadcast live to television viewers, stream to the Web, transmit recorded video for later use, share video content with other organizations, or send files remotely. Innovative engineering from wireless experts combined with input from many of the world’s top broadcasters has produced the Dejero LIVE+ Platform. Dejero is based in Kitchener, Ontario.