About Pete

PetePeter Putman is the president of ROAM Consulting L.L.C., which provides training, marketing communications, and product testing/development services to manufacturers, dealers, and end-users of displays, display interfaces, and related products. He also publishes HDTVexpert.com, a Web blog focused on 21st-century digital TV, display, interfacing, and wireless technologies, and is a regular contributor to industry trade publications including Sound & Communications, TV Technology, and Church Production.

Pete received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Communications from Seton Hall University and holds a Master of Science degree in Television and Film from Syracuse University. He is a Senior Academy Instructor for the International Communications Industries Association (ICIA), and was named ICIA’s Educator of the Year for 2008. He is a frequent speaker at industry trade shows and technology conferences, including InfoComm, NAB, the Hollywood Post Alliance Technology Retreat, and the SMPTE Fall Technology Conference.

Pete is a member of both The Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers (SMPTE) and Society for Information Display (SID). Additionally, he also holds industry certifications from ICIA (Certified Technology Specialist) and the Imaging Science Foundation (ISF).