Here's who's on the other end of the phone when you call DJB Radio.
Over 40 years of experience in all aspects of radio automation, project financing, innovation, design, integration and radio studio operations. Ron has designed, managed and supplied numerous major market radio projects in USA and Canada. With the Paley family acquisition of DJB technology in 2012, this same experience and attention to detail is given to your DJB software and services purchases. Recognized internationally as a radio ambassador, Ron’s companies are holders of four NAB “Cool Awards” for radio industry product innovation recognition. Ron’s expertise in broadcast studios allows DJB to provide reliable and cost effective turnkey solutions for LPFM, FM, AM or networks.
Over 20 years experience in radio software design, development, support and site integration, along with extensive knowledge on broadcast format programming and operations. Rob was responsible for the design and installation of numerous well known music & program delivery systems for armed forces radio, direct to home TV music channels, satellite music channels, cable music formats and, of late, internet streaming. Rob is an expert in Ethernet network design, audio codecs, streaming of radio content, computer configuration, Audio over IP, ip I/O interfaces and large format databases. Great experience and top notch help are yours with DJB Support and Rob Parsons.
Enjoying his 29th year in Radio Broadcasting, Joe has all the bases covered from studio integration, automation design, testing, training and site installations along with experience in format programming, voice production and radio transmission. After 10 years On-Air, he joined Northeast Broadcast Labs followed by Harris Communications then ENCO Systems as Eastern USA Sales Director. Joe has worked on some of the biggest Automation projects including 2 Major Sports Networks, Several Major News Networks, and countless Medium and Small Broadcasters. If you need audio playout systems, you will be very impressed with Joe's knowledge of your current automation system and how easily you can transition to DJB.
Taylor as we all call him, is Mr. Radio at DJB with many years as On Air Talent in major market radio. After a decade of radio remotes, promotions, production and voice tracking (on tape), Taylor joined Ron Paley’s company in 1995 and has travelled the world installing software and training broadcast personnel. These days, we prefer to keep him at DJB home office where he works daily using the internet to teach, program and support. Taylor is expert in Web Dial-Up training for DJB users who wish to integrate with Natural Music & Traffic software, Selector and Music Master schedulers. He is also proficient in satellite programming using closures for breakaways, rejoins, and loading & off loading sports logs for network run radio or sports broadcasts.
Steven brings over 35 years’ experience in radio, marketing and advertising to DJB Radio. He is an accomplished announcer in the Kansas City market and also the stadium voice of several area sports teams. As a disc jockey, Steven has had the opportunity to work with numerous radio automation systems, remote broadcasts, program schedulers and production software. This hands-on experience gives him an excellent overview of what real world automation features are needed and how your current systems would transition to DJB Radio when you upgrade. You will likely get a chance to talk with Steven, since he regularly calls customers to see how we can improve our products.
Van Clough, has over 40 years of Broadcast Engineering experience and has built many studio and transmitting sites. He is an SBE Certified Broadcast Engineer and Certified Broadcast Networking Technician. In 2001, Van in association with Ron Paley, developed PROracks Broadcast Computers. His computer was rack mounted to fit the audio racks used in in radio, ultra-quiet so they could be installed in air studios, reliable for mission critical 24/7 operation and backed by a solid warranty with support. Van even designed a 4 TB Solid State File Server in 2014 that had no moving parts other than whisper quiet fans. He is a certified integrator for DJB Software with HP business and/or PROrack computers.
Call Van at iPROracks: 910-486-6904
Ted was a rock drummer in the 60's which led him to the world of the recording studio. He got into management, production and advertising. In the mid 70’s, Ted saw how great Tascam recording products were and his company, Oakwood Audio, became the exclusive Canadian vendor. By the late 80’s, he and brother Ron had acquired MediaTouch Automation and formed OMT which they eventually took public. In 2006, Ted joined Ron Paley Broadcast helping analog radio stations convert to digital. Today, Ron Paley Broadcast is the Canadian Vendor for Wheatstone, Audioarts, Tieline, Studio Hub, VoxPro and, of course, DJB Radio products.
Ginny has extensive experience in online web based database development, management and customer care. When Ron Paley acquired the rights to Digital Jukebox software, all of the previous 20 years of sales, software licenses, support plans and client contact information was on paper. Ginny converted over 175,000 records into one of the industry's best CRM databases giving us instant access to all of our many DJB worldwide users. Today Ginny is your frontline contact at DJB. She understands the 24/7 mission critical operations you face and when you call us, ,she knows exactly who you need to talk with to solve your needs.