Skyview Networks Pacts With Houston Astros
June 7, 2011 at 12:22 PM (PT)
SKYVIEW NETWORKS has inked its 16th MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL club to a multi-year broadcast contract with the addition of the HOUSTON ASTROS. SKYVIEW provides its play-by-play broadcast systems, including its F.A.S.T. Inventory Management software and training, to the ASTROS.
"We are pleased to partner with SKYVIEW NETWORKS; their innovative solutions to broadcasting play-by-play sports has streamlined the process of managing our broadcast inventory," said JAMIE HILDRETH, ASTROS Senior Vice President, Premium Sponsorship. "We have also been impressed with the system's ability to provide detailed reporting and as-played information."
"We are pleased the ASTROS value the ease of use and benefit to the bottom line that the F.A.S.T. system provides. We have tailored this software solution over the years to create a program that is designed specifically for the unique formats and inventory options of play-by-play sports," said SKYVIEW President KEN THIELE. "We are proud that a quality organization like the ASTROS mark an important company milestone: we are proud to partner with over half of MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL to provide our broadcast solutions."
The ASTROS are hears on CLEAR CHANNEL Talk KTRH-A/HOUSTON and a network of 32 affiliates.