(n+1) designstudio Celebrates Company Launch
Full-Service Design Firm And Subsidiary Of SMT Will Provide Creative Solutions For Television Broadcasting Industry
DURHAM, N.C. – SMT (SportsMEDIA Technology) (smt.com) has announced the launch of (n+1) designstudio, a full-service creative firm that specializes in serving television broadcasters and related organizations in industries such as sports and entertainment. (n+1) designstudio represents a comprehensive design solution that exceeds clients’ creative and technology needs.
As a subsidiary of SMT, (n+1) designstudio seamlessly integrates its design work into TV broadcast graphics packages for SMT and other clients. (n+1) designstudio will utilize SMT’s expertise when fulfilling deliverables for TV broadcast and live event graphics to develop a more engaging and informative presentation for the viewer.
Led by Executive Director Janet Arlotta, (n+1) designstudio’s management team represents more than 25 years of graphics, data presentation and technology expertise. Arlotta joined SMT as vice president of creative services in 2009 to form the SMT Creative Services Group, which is responsible for graphic creation and manipulation of on-air packages, interface design, and virtual technologies for SMT clients. Prior to joining SMT, she led Fuel, an internationally recognized, Emmy-award winning, branding, design and production firm in the world of broadcast television, advertising and film.
(n+1) designstudio is excited to announce the recent hire of internationally acclaimed creative head, Bob English who will serve as (n+1) designstudio’s senior creative director. English most recently created Thebritpack in 2001 and prior to that co-founded English+Pockett (UK) before traveling to the U.S. and New York to be the senior creative director for Lee Hunt Associates. Bob has acted as a consultant to clients in media and entertainment. English has earned awards from D&AD, Royal Television Society, BBC Design, Telly Awards, International New York Festivals, Monitor, Leaf and PromaxBDA.
(n+1) designstudio will participate in the 2013 National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) Show beginning Monday, April 8, at the Las Vegas Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nev., where they can be found at the Brainstorm booth #10621.
“The (n+1) designstudio team will enhance and redefine the viewer experience through visual technology,” said Arlotta. “We are the house where tomorrow’s graphic innovations live, and our creative vision goes beyond what the marketplace has come to expect. By marrying exceptional design with strong technical production and live data integration, we have given ourselves a unique competitive advantage to better serve our clients.”
ABOUT (n+1) designstudio:
(n+1) designstudio is a full-service creative firm that specializes in serving the sports and entertainment television industry. A subsidiary of Sports Media Technology (SMT), (n+1) designstudio provides national and international sports and entertainment brands with creative development, analysis and strategy, brand specialization, motion graphic design, 2D and 3D animation, graphic insert packages, virtual insert graphics, interface design, virtual set design and animation, video wall display, video editing, and music and sound direction. For more information, visit nplus1designstudio.com.