06.01.17

AVI-SPL strengthens enterprise broadcast offering with VideoLink acquisition

Richard Silton president and CEO of VideoLink
Richard Silton president and CEO of VideoLink

AV integrator AVI-SPL hopes to tap into a growing market for video services for marketing and communication with the acquisition of broadcast specialist VideoLink.

Boston headquartered VideoLink started in the cable and television industry and now supplies technologies, including its ReadyCam video studio and EnhancedIP transmission network, to enterprise. 

John Zettel, CEO of AVI-SPL, said: “Recognising the growing demand for video amongJohn Zettel CEO of AVI SPL global enterprise companies and institutions, strengthening our leading broadcast capabilities to further support our customers’ workplace transformation needs became a top priority.” 

Richard Silton, president and CEO of VideoLink, has joined AVI-SPL and continues to lead the VIdeoLink team. He saids that access to AVI-SPL’s resources and market presence will “rapidly accelerate growth for VideoLink”.  

G2 Capital Advisors served as the exclusive advisor to VideoLink on the transaction.