LONDON | March 4, 2022
March 4, 2022
Iyuno-SDI Group, a global provider of localization and media services, today announced a broad scope engagement of Andy Munro to provide design guidance for its significant expansion of studios and facilities globally.
With 45 years of involvement in acoustics, consultancy and research, Munro is one of the most experienced and successful studio designers in the world today. He has been presented with several Life-Time Achievement Awards, most recently by the Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers in America for his work in the improvement of sound for cinema and broadcast.
Munro will focus primarily on ensuring consistent, highest-quality acoustics across the entire global network of Iyuno-SDI studios. In the past, he worked closely with many major international film and television producers to provide dubbing environments to match original dialogue recordings.
Iyuno-SDI is a recognized media localization partner in the world’s entertainment community with the widest range of technology-driven, end-to-end solutions to meet the needs of films, television, games, new media and corporate. The company has 273 recording rooms and 132 mixing rooms across its 67 facilities, employing more than 20,000 in-house and freelance employees, and delivering nearly 100,000 hours of dubbing every year.
Munro commented, “Iyuno-SDI is the industry leader in the localization business. I am looking forward to bringing my experience to the table to elevate our global studio expansion plans and support the industry as high-quality dubbing reaches a level that it has never been at before.”
Iyuno-SDI CEO David Lee stated, “We are delighted to welcome Andy to the Iyuno-SDI team. He is a world-renowned studio acoustic design expert, and his expertise will help us elevate our dedication to quality and creative excellence across our entire global facilities footprint.”
ABOUT IYUNO-SDI GROUP
Iyuno-SDI Group (www.iyuno-sdi.com) is the media and entertainment industry’s leading localization service provider. As a trusted global partner to the world’s most recognized entertainment studios, streaming platforms and creators, it offers end-to-end localization services – from dubbing, subtitling and access services to media management, transformation and distribution services – in over 100 languages for every type of content distribution platform. With deep roots in the industry dating back to 1974, the company is unmatched in operational expertise, scale, capacity and breadth of services.
Iyuno-SDI Group was formed in 2021 following the acquisition of SDI Media by Iyuno Media Group. Leveraging the best in breed creative and technical talent, state of the art facilities and next generation technologies, the company now boasts the largest global footprint with 67 offices in 34 countries. The company’s scale and customer-centric approach is focused on its mission of connecting content, connecting people.
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