Nov 14, 2017

NBC Olympics Selects Leyard for its Production of 2018 Olympic Winter Games in PyeongChang

NBC Olympics, a division of the NBC Sports Group, has selected Leyard to provide fine pitch LED video walls for its production of the XXIII Olympic Winter Games, which will take place in PyeongChang, South Korea, from February 9 - 25, 2018. The announcement was made today by Michael Sheehan, Coordinating Director, NBC Olympics. Leyard will provide multiple LED video walls for NBC’s broadcast sets in PyeongChang, South Korea. “We’re incredibly excited about the Leyard technology we will be using for our coverage of the PyeongChang Games,” said Sheehan. “As was the case with NBC Olympics’ coverage of the Rio Games, Leyard displays will help us take More…
Nov 03, 2017

Leyard and Planar Honored as a “Manufacturer of the Year” by Portland Business Journal

Leyard and Planar had the distinct honor of being recognized by the Portland Business Journal as a “Manufacturer of the Year” at the Oregon Manufacturing Awards event on November 3. The award recognizes makers and manufacturers who drive the local economy through innovation, excellence, growth and productivity. Leyard and Planar won in the 500+ employee category based on the company’s exemplary performance in company financials, overall business strategy, innovative internal operations, corporate training and manufacturing processes and sustainable practices. Rob Baumgartner, vice president of global operations, was on hand to receive the award and More…