Canon strengthens professional video team with Charles Montesin

Press release from Canon

Canon Australia has announced the appointment of cinema and broadcast industry stalwart Charles Montesin as Brand Manager – Professional Video, Canon Australia. The appointment continues Canon’s momentum in building strong professional video capability and backs a unique portfolio spanning HD video-equipped EOS digital SLR cameras through to the groundbreaking Cinema EOS System for the motion picture and broadcast industry.

“Charles brings a wealth of knowledge and professional video expertise to Canon at a very exciting time for the industry and our evolution in it,” said Darren Ryan, General Manager– Marketing, Canon Consumer Imaging, Canon Australia. “The professional video market is a growth sector and we are investing for the success of our partners and customers on the back of once-in-a-generation innovations that mark a new chapter in our 75-year history.”

Mr Montesin will lead Canon Australia’s Professional Video market development with a particular focus on the Cinema EOS System, launched in January this year.

“I am excited to join Canon at such a pivotal time in the cinema and broadcast industries,” said Charles Montesin. “New technology is enabling so much more to the creative process and is also enabling significant changes to workflow, and I look forward to partnering with the industry to achieve higher quality productions with reduced costs.”