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Guitammer and Moving Image Technologies Sign Agreement to Increase Sales of the “ButtKicker Cinema System”

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Guitammer and Moving Image Technologies Sign Agreement to Increase Sales of the “ButtKicker Cinema System”

Exhibiting at ShowEast; MiT booth #411

WESTERVILLE, Ohio — October 19, 2017. The Guitammer Company (OTCQB: GTMM), creators of haptic-tactile broadcasting and award-winning ButtKicker® low frequency audio transducers, and Moving Image Technologies MiT, a leading manufacturer and integrator of cinema projection and audio technology for the cinema industry announced today they had entered into a distribution agreement for sales of Guitammer’s “ButtKicker Cinema System” to select regional cinema exhibitors in North, Central and South America.

“We’ve known Guitammer for quite a number of years now”, said Joe Delgado, MiT’s Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing, “and we’re really impressed with the growth of the ButtKicker Cinema System not only in the United States but worldwide. We think this is an ideal solution for the exhibitors we work closely with and will help them grow, compete and be more profitable in the very competitive premium large format market. The relatively easy install, very affordable pricing and strong ROI is well suited for the markets and companies we support.”

Guitammer’s Cinema System is used worldwide to add an amazingly lifelike immersive experience for every seat at an affordable price point in over 200 auditoriums and over 45,000 seats. The system works equally well for any brand of luxury recliners and traditional seats. The system is ideal for reseated auditoriums and as a retrofitted enhancement for existing cinemas. The system is deployed by the three largest US exhibitors, AMC, Regal and Cinemark Theatres as part of their Premium Large Format upgrades, in three IMAX theaters, and cinemas throughout mainland China and Hong Kong. In addition, the system is gaining popularity in Europe and in the Middle East with locations in Cambodia, Romania and Qatar slated to open later this year or early next year.

Guitammer will be demonstrating the ButtKicker Cinema System in the MiT booth, #411, at ShowEast, October 24 – 26 at the Loews Miami Beach Hotel.

For sales information or to request more information please visit MiT at www.movingimagetech.com / sales@movingimagetech.com or visit or Guitammer at http://www.guitammer.com/theaters cinema@guitammer.com

 

About The Guitammer Company

The Guitammer Company, based in Westerville, Ohio, is a leader in low-frequency audio products and broadcast technology. The Guitammer Company’s patented and patent-pending broadcast technology “4D Sports powered by ButtKicker®,” enables the excitement, impact, and feeling of live sporting events to be broadcast along with the sound and video, and puts the viewer into the action, whether at home or at the event. The technology is available for cable, satellite, fiber optic, IPTV, and over-the-air broadcasts. For more information see http://guitammer.com/broadcast-technology.

The company’s innovative and award-winning line of patented ButtKicker brand low-frequency audio transducers let users feel low-frequency sound (bass) and are musically accurate, powerful, and virtually indestructible. They are used around the world by leading entertainment and theater companies such as AMC Theatres, Regal Entertainment, Cinemark Theatres, IMAX, Disney, and Lumiere Pavilions in movie theaters and attractions; by world-famous musicians; and in home theaters by consumers for video games, simulators, and car audio. They are distributed by Pearl Drums for musicians under the trade name “Pearl’s Throne Thumper by ButtKicker.” For additional information on The Guitammer Company and detailed product information, visit www.guitammer.com. To like our Facebook page or follow us on Twitter for company updates, visit www.facebook.com/TheButtKicker and www.twitter.com/TheButtKicker.

 

About Moving Image Technologies

Moving Image Technologies (MiT) is a manufacturer and integrator of purpose built technology and equipment to support a wide variety of entertainment applications with a focus on motion picture exhibition. MiT offers a wide range of products and services such as custom engineering, systems design, integration and installation, enterprise software solution, digital cinema, A/V integration as well as customized solutions for emerging entertainment technology. MIT’s Rydt Entertainment Systems Division provides turnkey FFE solutions for new construction and remodels to include procurement, design, consulting, installation and project management. Based in Fountain Valley California, our 28,000 sq. ft. facility is home to our corporate offices, engineering, manufacturing, distribution, integration as well as service and support divisions. Our primary manufacturing and warehouse location is augmented by a global network of service partners & OEM manufacturers.

 

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Announcing Enhancements To “Green Energy” Product Line

 

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Moving iMage Technologies Announces Enhancements to its “Green Energy” Product Line

 

Fountain Valley, California – September 29, 2017 Moving iMage Technologies announces an expansion to its “green energy” product line with three new products and improvements to existing products, all debuting 4Q 2017. David Richards, Moving iMage Technologies SVP of Engineering commented, “The introduction of LED-based lighting in theaters has rapidly become an important aspect of our Green product line. The new technology has everyone scrambling to take advantage of the tremendous advantages it offers in efficiency, appearance, and reduced maintenance, which all translate to lower operating cost for the exhibitor.”

 

The new MiT product additions and improvements include the following:

 

Architectural Lighting Manager / Dimmer system (ALMS-20L). Effectively two dimmers in one, the new ALMS-20L combines a two-channel AC phase control dimmer with a two-channel 1-10VDC lighting management system. The AC phase control portion is rated at 1000W per channel (2000W total). The 1-10VDC control outputs correspond to the IEC 60929 standard but also support additional special features of the new MiT ALF LED lighting fixture models (see below). Both outputs are programmed using the same user-friendly interface accessed via a network.

 

8” Architectural LED Fixture (ALF-8) 2018 model. This product was introduced in 2015 and continues to be refined to add features. New additions to the technology for the 2018 model include a feature called “Virtual 2-channel™,” a user selectable option that allows both lighting channels to be controlled by a single 1-10V control line. Another feature is called “AutoNox™” which completely extinguishes each lighting channel when its control voltage is reduced to the minimum level. Other design improvements have increased dimming ratio from 1000:1 to over 2000:1.

 

4” Architectural LED Fixture (ALF-4). This new fixture is a 4” diameter round downlight luminaire intended for T-bar ceiling installation. The fixture uses the same proven LED and driver components as its 8” big brother, including MiT’s new 2000:1 dimming, and a projected 50,000 hour lifetime at full output. This new fixture is intended for aisles, entranceways and exits where a narrow illumination beam is desired to minimize spill light. It uses a 36VDC, 15W, 2700°K LED module as standard but may be customized with a lower wattage or different color temperature LED.

 

Architectural LED “Split Personality” Sconce. Another new product that leverages the MiT 2-channel LED driver – by day it’s a conventional-appearing, slim footprint, 30VDC, 30W wall sconce. But activate the second channel and it can adopt a variety of different “personalities.” The second channel may be a different color light. Or it can be a rear-facing LED module to throw light on the wall behind the sconce for indirect illumination. The second channel can also be used to project an image (e.g., your logo) on the wall from a gobo. Dual mounting modes include conventional wall mounting as well as suspension from a T-bar ceiling grid.

 

Demand Controlled Ventilation system (DCV). This product has also undergone refinement since its initial introduction in 2016. The product automatically shuts down projector exhaust fans when not needed, saving expensive conditioned air and reducing energy costs. The production model now available incorporates microprocessor control to adjust the exhaust fan speed based on projector activity as well as ambient temperature, humidity, and fire alarm status. It can provide status feedback to users via a network interface.

 

All these products will be shown at Show East 2017 being held at the Loews Miami Beach, October 23-26, 2017, booth #411.

 

Moving Image Technologies (MiT) is a manufacturer and integrator of purpose built technology and equipment to support a wide variety of entertainment applications with a focus on motion picture exhibition. MiT offers a wide range of products and services such as custom engineering, systems design, integration and installation, enterprise software solution, digital cinema, A/V integration as well as customized solutions for emerging entertainment technology.  MIT’s Rydt Entertainment Systems Division provides turnkey FFE solutions for new construction and remodels to include procurement, design, consulting, installation and project management.  Based in Fountain Valley California, our 28,000 sq ft facility is home to our corporate offices, engineering, manufacturing, distribution, integration as well as service and support divisions. Our primary manufacturing and warehouse location is augmented by a global network of service partners & OEM manufacturers.

 

Joe Delgado or Tom Lipiec

Moving iMage Technologies

17760 Newhope Street Suite B

1.714.751.7998

sales@movingimagetech.com

 

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National Amusements to roll out Cinergy™

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National Amusements to roll out Cinergy™

 

Mahwah, NJ and Fountain Valley, CA March 25, 2017 – Digital Cinema Implementation Partners (DCIP) and Moving Image Technologies (MIT) announced today that National Amusements Inc. of Norwood, Massachusetts will begin a roll out of DCIP’s enterprise software solution Cinergy™ across its U.S. market. MIT is DCIP’s distributor of Cinergy in The Americas and provides Cinergy customers with front-line support for the product. Implementation of Cinergy is already underway NAI’s US territories.

 

Encompassing nearly 400 screens, Cinergy will provide National Amusements with digital equipment health monitoring, proactive alerting, theater asset management, trailer scheduling, automated key delivery, and content and equipment log management, all controlled through a centralized “Command Center” that is also capable of generating user-defined alerts and advanced reporting to key management personnel within National Amusements.

 

“This was a very important initiative for us. We looked at the various solutions in the marketplace and they all had their merits. Not only did Cinergy meet all our requirements, their flexibility to grow and evolve as our needs change, was impressive, and made them the obvious choice.” said Jon Kidder, Director of Cinema Technology, National Amusements Inc.

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Joe Delgado, Executive Vice President, Sales and Marketing of MIT, stated “We are extremely proud that a circuit such as National Amusements, who have set a benchmark in operations and customer experience, chose Cinergy.  We view our commitment to National Amusements as more a partnership than a client-vendor relationship. Simply put, our industry continues to change, and solutions like Cinergy were developed to accommodate those changes.”  He continued “Our technology partners and friends at DCIP have provided National Amusements outstanding service and responsiveness throughout the test period, and having Cinergy available in Spanish and Portuguese further shows our commitment to National Amusements’ U.S., U.K. and Latin American markets.”

 

Rich Manzione, President and CEO of DCIP, stated “We are very excited and honored for the opportunity to see our Cinergy products implemented at one of the premiere exhibitors in the world. We look forward to continuing to grow and evolve Cinergy along with our friends at MIT and National Amusements and we remain committed to helping our partners solve the technological challenges of today and tomorrow by providing adaptable industry leading solutions.”

 

You can see Cinergy demonstrated at CinemaCon 2017 in Las Vegas, Caesars Palace Booth 2419.

 

Moving Image Technologies (MIT) is a manufacturer and integrator of purpose built technology and equipment to support a wide variety of entertainment applications with a focus on motion picture exhibition. MiT offers a wide range of products and services such as custom engineering, systems design, integration and installation, enterprise software solution, digital cinema, A/V integration as well as customized solutions for emerging entertainment technology.  MIT’s Rydt Entertainment Systems Division provides turnkey FFE solutions for new construction and remodels to include procurement, design, consulting, installation and project management.  Based in Fountain Valley California, our 28,000 sq ft facility is home to our corporate offices, engineering, manufacturing, distribution, integration as well as service and support divisions. Our primary manufacturing and warehouse location is augmented by a global network of service partners & OEM manufacturers.

 

Digital Cinema Implementation Partners (DCIP) is a joint venture owned equally by exhibition industry leaders AMC Entertainment Inc., Cinemark Holdings, Inc. and Regal Entertainment Group. Formed in February 2007 to facilitate the roll-out of a digital cinema infrastructure, DCIP has since overseen the digital conversion of more than 18,000 screens in the United States, Canada and Latin America. DCIP has also developed Cinergy™, an enterprise exhibitor software solution aimed at streamlining theater operations and interactions with distributors, and has partnered with Moving Image Technologies to market and distribute Cinergy. DCIP is headquartered in Mahwah, New Jersey with offices in Minneapolis and Denver.

 

National Amusements Inc. is a world leader in the motion picture exhibition industry operating more than 925 movie screens in the U.S., U.K. and Latin America. National Amusements delivers a superior entertainment experience in theatres around the world under its Showcase, Cinema de Lux, Multiplex, SuperLux and UCI brands. Based in Norwood, Massachusetts, National Amusements is a closely held company operating under the third generation of leadership by the Redstone family. National Amusements is also an equal partner in the online ticketing service MovieTickets.com and is the parent company of both Viacom and CBS Corporation.

           

Contact for more information:

Joe Delgado or Tom Lipiec

Moving iMage Technologies

17760 Newhope Street Suite B

1.714.751.7998

sales@movingimagetech.com

 

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National Amusements, Inc. to Implement Moving Image Technologies’ Cine-QC Circuit Wide

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National Amusements, Inc. to Implement Moving Image Technologies’

Cine-QC Circuit Wide to Further Ensure Movie-Screening Quality

 

Fountain Valley, California – March 23, 2017 — National Amusements, Inc. of Norwood, Massachusetts will begin a roll out of MIT’s quality assurance and remote access technology solution Cine-QC.

 

Cine-QC will allow National Amusements to ensure its quality assurance policies over its entire 925 screen footprint. Cine-QC allows a check of movie presentations before or during features, making sure customers receive the best moving-going experience possible. The Cine-QC technology provides real-time and after action reporting, not only in the auditoriums but also throughout the building, maintaining the highest standards of customer comfort and efficiency.

 

“With the added value that Cine-QC provides our customers are assured not only the best cinematic presentation in our auditoriums but also the best experience from the moment they walk into any of our theatres,” said Jon Kidder, Director of Cinema Technology, National Amusements, Inc.

 

“We are extremely proud that a prestigious circuit such as National Amusements a circuit that has set a benchmark in operations and customer experience, chose Cine-QC,” said Joe Delgado, Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketing, MIT.  “Our technology partners at DOR International have provided National Amusements, Inc.  with consistent and immediate responses throughout testing and having Cine-QC also available in Spanish and Portuguese further shows our commitment to the program.”

 

You can see Cine-QC™ demonstrated at CinemaCon 2017 in Las Vegas, Caesars Palace Booth 2419.

 

National Amusements

National Amusements, Inc., is a world leader in the motion picture exhibition industry operating more than 925 movie screens in the U.S., U.K. and Latin America. National Amusements delivers a superior entertainment experience in theatres around the world under its Showcase, Cinema de Lux, Multiplex, SuperLux and UCI brands. Based in Norwood, Massachusetts, National Amusements is a closely held company operating under the third generation of leadership by the Redstone family. National Amusements is also an equal partner in the online ticketing service MovieTickets.com and is the parent company of both Viacom and CBS Corporation.

 

Moving Image Technologies (MiT) is a manufacturer and integrator of purpose built technology and equipment to support a wide variety of entertainment applications with a focus on motion picture exhibition. MiT offers a wide range of products and services such as custom engineering, systems design, integration and installation, enterprise software solution, digital cinema, A/V integration as well as customized solutions for emerging entertainment technology.  MIT’s Rydt Entertainment Systems Division provides turnkey FFE solutions for new construction and remodels to include procurement, design, consulting, installation and project management.  Based in Fountain Valley California, our 28,000 sq ft facility is home to our corporate offices, engineering, manufacturing, distribution, integration as well as service and support divisions. Our primary manufacturing and warehouse location is augmented by a global network of service partners & OEM manufacturers.

 

DOR International (DOR)

DOR International was has been involved in the Mexican cinema market since 1993. It has become the largest integrator in the country. With a 4,500 plus screen experience, DOR has applied this to create new and innovative solutions for the world cinema exhibitor market. Everybody at DOR prides themselves of: “THINKING OUTSIDE THE BOX”. In 2015 DOR introduced Cine-QC, the first quality control oriented operations software. Cine-QC, since then has expanded to include many other aspects of exhibitor operations.

 

 

Joe Delgado or Tom Lipiec

Moving iMage Technologies

17760 Newhope Street Suite B

1.714.751.7998

sales@movingimagetech.com

 

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