Mike Rizzo named president of Artel Video Systems
WORLD: Artel Video Systems has announced the appointment of Mike Rizzo as company president and CEO. Mr Rizzo joins the manufacturer with more than 20 years of experience having provided consultation for small to medium sized business as well as holding executive management positions with Cylon Energy and Schleuniger.
‘This is a great opportunity and exciting time to be a member of Artel's management committee,’ said Mr Rizzo. ‘With its established leadership in the broadcast industry, combined with the recent acquisition of the Communications Specialties Inc portfolio, Artel is primed for growth and is expanding its offering to meet the evolving needs of its customers. I look forward to using my experience to accelerate significant growth in revenue and share value for Artel's employee-owners.’
‘We are excited to be adding Mike to our executive leadership team. His experience with employee-owned companies and proven success in running high-performing companies is critical to Artel as we continue to anticipate a high level of growth over the next few years,’ furthered Richard Dellacanonica, Artel chairman of the board. ‘Our industry is dynamic and changing, and having a member of the executive management team with Mike's history of accomplishments is crucial in ensuring our continued success.’