We have assembled an all-star staff (James Stoffo, Karl Winkler and Tim Vear)to address the spectral challenges that face us all as wireless microphone and intercom operators now and into the future.
Comment from James Stoffo
:"We will be covering all aspects of the white space introduction in the United States, future FCC 600 MHz auctions and how this will affect our own wireless audio operations.
The Instructors: Gino Sigismondi, Tim Vear, Karl Wrinkler, and James Stoffo
James Stoffo has been working in the RF field for his entire professional career.
Starting out as a Radio Surveillance Technician in the US Navy Submarine Service, he
later literally wrote the book on wireless as the author of the RF Coordination and Procedures Manual for the Olympic Committee
used as the blue print for radio coordination at the Olympic Games.
After working as the manufacturing field technician for Vega Wireless Systems, he founded Professional Wireless Systems which continues to be among the top end of wireless audio providers in the US.
James has worked as the Frequency Coordinator for many high end special events including the World Cup, multiple NBA All Star, Finals and Rose Bowl Games and as the frequency coordinator for the Society of Broadcast Engineers.
James has also worked as the Wireless Microphone and Intercom operator on many large special events including fourteen consecutive Super Bowls, numerous Latin and English Grammy Awards, Every Latin and English Billboard Music Awards since 2000, Video Music Award, Soul Train Awards and Country Music Awards.
designed the wireless audio systems for Microsoft Studios
, most of the Cirque Du Soliel shows in the US, the NBC Sports Facility in Stamford Connecticut, large Theme Parks and Attractions and the QVC shopping Network, a 250,000 square foot facility with multiple studios on one combined antenna system.