Broadcast News

Bookmark and Share

HHB Celebrates 30 Years In Business

2006 sees HHB Communications, Europe’s leading independent supplier of professional audio equipment, celebrating 30 years in business.
The occasion was marked with a party at the Belvedere in London’s Holland Park on June 24, at which staff, customers, suppliers and friends from as far afield as the USA, Canada, India, Thailand and Europe, gathered to enjoy a relaxed get-together on a perfect English summer’s day.
Much has changed in the industry in 30 years, but most would agree that HHB has remained a constant beacon of quality throughout the period. “We’ve always tried to run a quality business and be a source of advice and support to our customers,” commented HHB’s Founder and Managing Director Ian Jones, himself celebrating a fiftieth birthday this year. “We’re proud of the role the company has played in pioneering digital audio technology, and of our continued innovation with groundbreaking products like our own HHB FlashMic – the world’s first digital recording microphone.”
Today, HHB is active as a re-seller supplying products from more than 150 leading manufacturers, as a UK distributor representing leading brands including Røde, Eventide, PreSonus and Lynx, and as a manufacturer in its own right with award-winning products including the PORTADRIVE Location Sound Recorder, the aforementioned FlashMic and a range of professional recording media.
Counting many major broadcasters, recording facilities, artists and educational establishments among its customers, HHB publishes an annual 164-page product catalogue, which is widely viewed in the industry as the essential guide to professional audio technology. Most recently HHB increased its commitment to the post-production sector by opening a specialist division, Scrub, in the heart of the Soho film and television community.
“Thirty years is a significant milestone”, continues Jones. “The company continues to go from strength to strength and, with the hard work of our staff and the continued support of our customers and suppliers, HHB has grown to become one of the most successful professional audio businesses in the UK. On behalf of my fellow directors, I'd like to thank everyone who has contributed to that success, and to look forward to the next 30 years in the industry we all enjoy so much.”
Solidmate Ltd Memory Card Hire London

Top Related Stories
Click here for the latest broadcast news stories.

Unity Audio Unveils Boulder MKIII
Unity Audio has unveiled the Boulder MKIII with a faster, more accurate detailed sound and greater SPL. The new Boulder MK-III 3-way active monitor de
HHB Appoints APEX In France
Professional audio equipment supplier HHB Communications has appointed APEX France as exclusive distributor of HHB professional audio products in Fran
35 Years Of Quality Patching Products
2017 marks 35 years of designing and manufacturing broadcast patching products under the BES brand. "The industry has changed significantly since BES
Riedel Announce New Products At BroadcastAsia2017
Making its debut in Asia, Riedel's Bolero is described as a "game-changing" new wireless intercom solution. An expandable, full-roaming, DECT-based in
HHB Reinforces Commitment To Asian Market At Broadcast Asia 2012
Broadcast and pro audio technology specialists HHB Communications is highlighting its commitment to the broadcast industry in Asia by exhibiting a mul
HHB Celebrates 40th Anniversary
For 40 years, HHB has been much more than simply a reseller – offering customers the highest levels of specialist advice and technical support, counti
AJA Releases Host Of New Products
AJA Video Systems has released a host of new products including its KONA HDMI multi-channel HD/single-channel UltraHD HDMI capture card and KONA 1 3G-
Wisycom To Unveil New Products
Wisycom will unveil two new wideband antennas at NAB 2017, Booth C856. The LBN2/LNN2 UHF Wideband Antenna and the LBP/LNP Wideband Antenna with Amplif
360 Designs To Unveil VR Products At NAB
California-based live VR company 360 Designs will unveil new VR capture and live streaming products at this year's NAB. The company, whose clients inc
TSL Products Unveil MPA1 Solo SDI
TSL Products has announced details of the new MPA1 Solo SDI audio monitor. Part of the Monitor Plus Audio (MPA) Range, the MPA1 Solo SDI enables users
HHB Release 2012 Catalogue
Broadcast and pro audio technology specialists HHB Communications has announced the release of the HHB 2012 Catalogue, its biggest ever annual catalog
HHB To Make Product Debuts
Broadcast audio technology specialists HHB Communications will be highlighting a comprehensive range of professional audio loudness tools during the B
HHB Highlights The Best In Broadcast Sound At IBC 2012
HHB Communications will be highlighting a diverse range of state-of-the-art professional audio products for broadcasters and systems integrators with
HHB And Scrub Provide Audio Focus At BVE
Widely recognised as a leading supplier of expertise and tools for 5.1 HDTV surround sound production and delivery, HHB's stand at Broadcast Video Exp
HHB Appoints Syntec For Antipodes
A top pro audio manufacturer, HHB in London, has appointed the company Syntec as exclusive distributor of its products in Australia and New Zealand. T