SMT Promotes Lisa Shanahan to Vice President of Operations

Former Vice President of Business Administration Now Responsible for Overseeing Manufacturing Systems, Remote Operations and Product Engineering for the Firm

Durham, NC, October 19, 2013 --( SMT, the leading provider of data integration, graphics presentation and video enhancement solutions to live sports and entertainment television, has announced that the company has named Lisa Shanahan as its vice president of operations. In her new position, Shanahan is responsible for overseeing SMT’s manufacturing systems, remote operations, product engineering, help desk, quality control and internal information management.

Shanahan joined SMT in 1997 as the firm’s production coordinator for the Autograph product line. She was promoted to Autograph production manager a year later and became director of the business office in 2000. In 2003, Shanahan assumed the role of director of business administration before becoming vice president of business administration in 2009. She received her Bachelor of Science from St. Joseph’s University in 1991. A native of Willingboro, N.J., Shanahan resides in Raleigh, N.C., with her husband, Joe, and their twins.

“Lisa has been a valuable asset to SMT since she joined the company 16 years ago,” said Gerard J. Hall, SMT founder and CEO. “Her hard work, determination and commitment to the company allow her to step into her new role immediately and help expand our business and services.”

About SMT:
Founded in 1992, SMT pioneered the first real-time scoring and wireless data system that allowed fans, media and broadcasters to interact with live data displays at PGA Tour events. SMT continues to develop and deliver customized products and services to enhance the production quality and viewers’ experience of sports and entertainment events. The company has won 20 Emmy awards since 1993. SMT’s solutions have been used at the most prestigious live events including the Super Bowl, NBC Sunday Night Football, the Indianapolis 500, the NCAA Final Four, ESPN X Games, NBA on TNT, NASCAR and NHL. SMT’s customers include all major broadcast television companies as well as several regional and specialty networks. For more information, visit

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