VANCOUVER, June 20, 2014 /CNW/ -
Mitch Singer, former Chief Digital Strategy Officer, Sony Pictures
Entertainment, Inc. (Sony Pictures) has joined General Harmonics
Corporation, a Vancouver based software Development Company as Vice President, Digital Business Development and Special Advisor to the
Board. Mr. Singer will assist and contribute to the formation and
development of strategy, including such matters as product development,
marketing and business development/strategic alliances.
Mr. Singer stated "General Harmonics' extensive audio encoding
technologies will revolutionize the delivery of music and media to
consumers. At a time when consumers expect more from mobile streaming
services, General Harmonics delivers cutting-edge encoding technology
with superior quality at low bandwidth while enabling social
interactive features which will fuel new revenue models in this fastest
growing mobile market."
At Sony Pictures, Mr. Singer focused on emerging and disruptive
technologies, evaluating and developing adaptive business models to
stay ahead of the technological curve. In addition to developing new
consumer usage models, he played a central role in Sony Pictures'
worldwide anti-digital theft and digital rights management efforts, and
was the lead negotiator for Sony Pictures in content protection
technology licensing issues.
He serves as President of Digital Entertainment Content Ecosystem, the
75-member, cross-industry consortium behind UltraViolet. While at Sony
Pictures, Mr. Singer sat on numerous boards including Motion Picture
Laboratories, DVD CCA, Entertainment Technology Center USC and the
HDBaseT Alliance. He was also appointed to the copyright committee for
The National Academies' Board on Science, Technology, and Economic
About General Harmonics
General Harmonics is a Canadian based international research and
development company that has developed entirely new technology which
dramatically improves efficiency and monetization of digital
entertainment. The GH "DynamicMedia Platform" for mobile and
terrestrial delivery of audio, video and related media provides massive
media data reduction and delivery acceleration without loss of quality,
effectively changing the way media content is stored, distributed and
monetized. The Company has filed two PCT patents covering over 100
individual claims and has filed 26 provisional patents.
The DynamicMedia Technology and its underlying concepts are radically
different from those presently in use in Internet media systems. The
Technology is derived from principles of harmonic analysis, semantic
multi-node transfer and neural pattern recognition combined with
principles of advanced chaos information processing.
Mr. Wade Attwood, CEO and President of General Harmonics states "we are
very pleased that Mitch has joined our team of dedicated business and
technical professionals and we are confident that Mr. Singer will
provide GH with an exceptional skill set. We look forward to working
with him, bringing this new and powerful technology to the market."
Forward Looking Statements
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are forward looking statements, which are subject to a number of known
and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors that may cause the
actual results to differ materially from those anticipated in our
forward looking statements. Although we believe that the expectations
in our forward looking statements are reasonable, actual results may
vary, and we cannot guarantee future results, levels of activity,
performance or achievement.
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SOURCE: General Harmonics Corporation
For further information:
Wade Attwood, CEO and President