Agoura Hills, CA – Larry Jordan & Associates, Inc. announces Media Distributors – the nation’s largest independent distributor of professional recording media products and technology and workflow systems integration to the production, broadcast and entertainment industries – has signed on as a gold sponsor of the industry-renowned 2008 “PowerUP with Final Cut Studio” seminar tour in the United States and Canada.
“Video and film editors are always looking for the latest technology to give them an edge in creating their programs,” said Larry Jordan, president of Larry Jordan & Associates, Inc. “But they also need professional advice and extensive selection. I’m delighted Media Distributors has partnered with us as a gold sponsor allowing us to tell our attendees about their services.”
The Tour covers 14 cities, offering over 45 seminar sessions between September 8 and November 8, 2008. Scheduled locations include: Boston, Charlotte, Chicago, Dallas, Los Angeles, Miami, Minneapolis, New York, Sacramento, San Diego, San Francisco, Toronto, Vancouver, and Washington D.C.
Jordan will be presenting three seminars: “Succeeding in the New World of Tapeless & HD Video,” “Integrating Adobe Products into a Final Cut Workflow,” and “Discover the Hidden Power in Final Cut Studio.”
The seminar series is targeted to both new and experienced editors interested in enhancing their skills. In every seminar, Jordan designates ample time for answering challenging technical questions to provide detailed, personalized solutions. Sessions include take-home workbooks, valuable editing tools, sponsor-provided giveaways, and an automatic entry into the “PowerUP with Final Cut Studio” raffle to win a new Macbook Pro at the end of the tour.
In addition, Media Distributors is raffling a free seat (valued at over $600) to the “PowerUP with Final Cut Studio” seminars in each city.
Jordan also acknowledges the support of the Tour’s platinum sponsor Adobe Systems Incorporated, gold sponsor Blackmagic Design, and silver sponsors Automatic Duck and SmartSound Software, Inc.
About Media Distributors
Media Distributors is the nation’s largest independent distributor of professional recording media products and technology and workflow systems integration to the production, broadcast and entertainment industries. Supported by 90 full-time employees, the company has earned this position by leveraging its numerous authorized vendor relationships to provide its customers with outstanding service, competitive pricing and a best in class branded product offering.
Media Distributors offers a vast array of products and services, including fully integrated workflow solutions, professional videotape, motion picture film, data media, RAID, NAS, SAN and standalone data storage, video editing systems, software, disc duplication/publishing systems, film archiving and media accessories.
Apple Final Cut Pro editing system rentals and fully networked edit suites are available through the companies’ “Rental Station” division. In addition, Media Distributors offers a number of value-added services, including product re-certification, recycling and disposal, custom bar-coding, consultation and systems integration.
About Larry Jordan & Associates, Inc.
Larry Jordan & Associates, Inc. provides high-quality, engaging training and information through a variety of media worldwide. We cover video production and post-production for practicing professionals and students, with an emphasis on Apple’s Final Cut Studio. The company was founded by Larry Jordan, an internationally-renowned consultant and Apple-Certified trainer in digital media with over 25 years experience as a television producer, director and editor with national broadcast and corporate credits. He’s a member of both the Directors Guild of America and the Producers Guild of America. Larry Jordan is executive producer and host of three talk radio shows including the weekly industry-leading digital media podcast Creative Planet’s Digital Production BuZZ; Video Production Radio, a monthly audio podcast syndicated by wsRadio; and Digital Production BuZZ, a weekly video podcast syndicated by GIMP.tv.