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Dave Sarkies

Dave Sarkies is the Social Media Community & Content Coordinator for The Telos Alliance. Dave's background includes experience not only in social media, blogging, writing, and other editorial areas, but also as a radio news reporter and occasional DJ. Based in the Telos home office in Cleveland, Dave joined the Telos team in 2014. Aside for an enthusiasm for radio he shares with the rest of the Telos staff, Dave is an avid music fan, and thrilled to be in the Rock and Roll Capital of the World.

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Axia, Omnia Make this Radio Station Royal

By Dave Sarkies on Jan 31, 2019 10:12:24 AM

Craig Arthur is Engineering Manager and Information Technology Manager for Radio Royal, a hospital radio station in Larbert, Scotland, about halfway between Edinburgh and Glasgow. The station broadcasts via bedside TVs to in-patients and is played in waiting areas and the restaurant at Forth Valley Royal Hospital.

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Topics: Axia iQ

Top 5 Telos Alliance Social Posts of 2018

By Dave Sarkies on Jan 3, 2019 12:30:00 AM

2018 was a big year for the Telos Alliance, complete with a new CEO, successful trade shows, and groundbreaking new products. To reflect on the excitement of the past 12 months, we looked at our social media feeds to see what stories resonated with you, our audience, most. Turns out it's a pretty good review of what went down over the last 365 days. Take a look back with us as we examine the highlights.

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Topics: Telos Alliance

Top 5 Telos Alliance Videos of 2018

By Dave Sarkies on Jan 3, 2019 12:15:00 AM

As we make our way into the new year, it's time to take a look back at the year that was. We mean literally take a look. One of the best ways to review 2018 is with our top videos of the year, which shed some light on some of the highlights of the past 12 months. Let's watch!

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Topics: Telos Alliance

Top 5 Telos Alliance Blogs of 2018

By Dave Sarkies on Jan 2, 2019 12:50:00 PM

With the holiday season behind us, we welcome 2019 and look forward to big things in the coming year. But before we jump ahead, it's a good opportunity to look back at the exciting developments and big stories of the past year. Here's a look the blogs you engaged with the most in 2018.

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Topics: Telos Alliance

Axia iQ Console Shows Its Spirit

By Dave Sarkies on Dec 6, 2018 10:19:35 AM

Having founded Camdenton, Missouri Contemporary Christian station Spirit FM in 1985 and building it from the ground up over the last 30-odd years, President and General Manager Jim McDermott has an acute interest in ensuring the station keeps current with the latest broadcast technology. At the same time, equipment that’s intuitive and easy to use is also a concern. 

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Topics: Axia iQ, broadcast audio console

Four New Products from Telos Alliance Premiere at IBC 2018

By Dave Sarkies on Sep 13, 2018 12:09:08 PM

This year's IBC show in Amsterdam is gonna be one for the books. The Telos Alliance is launching four new products in Stand 8.D47, September 14-18, including the powerful new Axia Pathfinder Core PRO VM and appliance, the Telos VX Enterprise & Prime+ Multi-Line VoIP Phone Systems, and the Linear Acoustic Automatic Realtime Control (ARC) Television Loudness Processor. Read on for the details... 

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Topics: IBC 2018, Axia Pathfinder Core PRO, Telos VX Enterprise

Students Learn from Telos Alliance Thought Leaders in Radio Textbook

By Dave Sarkies on Jul 3, 2018 10:24:37 AM

Ever wonder where radio broadcasters learn their trade? The Radio Station: Broadcasting, Streaming, and Podcasting textbook by Bruce Mims and John Allen Hendricks is a valuable resource for budding broadcasters, and we're proud to be a part of it. Our own Marty Sacks and Geoff Steadman offer their advice, along with many other industry experts. 

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Topics: broadcast education, Broadcasting

Omnia Defines Crawford's Sound

By Dave Sarkies on Jun 21, 2018 12:44:23 PM

We sit down with Brian Cunningham, chief engineer of Crawford's Rochester and Buffalo markets, to learn about how Omnia has defined Crawford's sound since the beginning. 

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Topics: Broadcast Engineering, tech tips, omnia.11`

Don't Let Bad Sound Bring Your Station Down!

By Dave Sarkies on May 2, 2018 12:00:00 PM

When it comes to winning on the air and via streaming, your broadcast audio processor needs to do one thing, and do it really, really well: Make your station sound incredible. It doesn't matter how many bells and whistles your audio processor has, in the end, your listeners don't care about anything but the quality of your content. That means more than simply creating compelling programming. It is about allowing that content to sounds its absolute best. Crisper, clearer, cleaner, and louder, with less distortion and listener fatigue. So how do you accomplish that? With Omnia, of course. 

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Topics: audio processors, Omnia Audio

Trending: Optimize Your Streams for Smart Speakers with Telos Z/IPStream R/2

By Dave Sarkies on May 2, 2018 12:00:00 PM

“Some broadcasters aren’t paying enough attention to their streams,” says David Bialik, Director of Stream Operations for Entercom. “Broadcasters want to make a product advertisers want to sponsor, so delivering a quality product with quality audio is a must. We want to make sure the listener does not want to change the stream, or even adjust the volume for that matter.”

How to achieve this? David, who’s something of a streaming audio authority, having worked on a variety of streaming projects over the years, suggests the Telos Z/IPStream R/2.

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Topics: Streaming Audio, Streaming Audio Processing Encoders, Z/IPStream, Z/IPStream R/2

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