Some very cool news from Carbon Computing. Below is the official press release!
Toronto-based Carbon Computing, one of Canada’s largest and most successful Apple resellers, is launching its professional video and audio division with Pro Week, September 12 – 16!
Toronto, ON — September 9, 2005— Call them Mac fanatics. Carbon Computing, a locally-owned cornerstone of the Mac community in Toronto for over a decade, is bringing its unique “one-stop shopping” approach to the professional video and audio communities this fall with the launch of Toronto’s preferred source for creative industries - Carbon Sound and Picture.
Carbon Sound and Picture
is Canada's leading Production and Post Production System Integrator, having combined the talents and resources of Carbon Computing's audio and digital video department with ExTRA BYTES to form a department to serve the diverse needs of today’s production specialists.
“We’re proud to provide creative professionals in audio and video the tools they need to succeed. Our goal is to stay on the leading edge of digital technology and provide solid expertise and high-end support. The Carbon experience is what differentiates us from other retailers and it’s what we remain committed to through our talented staff and service centre at Carbon Sound and Picture,” says Ron Paley, owner and president of Carbon Computing.
During Pro Week (September 12 – 16, 2005) Carbon Sound and Picture will feature daily FREE workshops and demonstrations designed to showcase and introduce individuals to the latest in professional video and audio solutions. Carbon will present solutions experts, demonstration artists and Apple certified instructors from across Canada and the U.S. demonstrating a range of cutting edge production and post-production technologies. Each demonstration will involve the latest editing/production software and hardware and will feature solutions such as DVD Studio Pro, Final Cut Pro, Motion, Xsan, Logic, Pro Tools, Adobe Premiere Pro, Native Instruments, After Effects, Autodesk, Combustion, Universal Audio, Silicon Color Final Touch and more.
Carbon Sound and Picture offers industry-leading solutions that can be tailored to meet the most aggressive budget. Like Carbon Computing, Carbon Sound and Picture will provide professional, hands-on training to all clients through on-site demos and Apple Authorized training at its state-of-the-art Carbon Academy training lab. Carbon Sound and Picture supports top quality digital audio and digital video applications for audio and video creation and post-production. Carbon provides a full line of Xserve, Xserve RAID, Xsan and other server and storage solutions. For a complete Pro Week schedule, please visit www.carbonsp.com .
Launched in 1993, Carbon Computing has grown to be one of Canada’s largest and most successful Apple resellers with two locations in Ontario, offering its one of a kind one-stop shopping experience.. The company’s downtown Toronto sales complex houses 45 expert and friendly staff in its retail store, service department and corporate sales division. Carbon Computing regularly appears on the Profit 100 List of Canada’s Fastest Growing Companies and continues to be a leader in innovation and customer service excellence. In addition to Apple products, Carbon offers a full line of the latest technologies from Xerox, Epson, Adobe, Digidesign, Panasonic, LaCie, AVID, AJA and more. Carbon Computing was voted Best Computer Store by NOW Magazine readers in 2004.
Please see www.carbonation.com
for more details.