API Media Innovations specializes in Audiovisual (AV) and Information Technology (IT) services with an emphasis on installed and managed media distribution systems. The managed private HDTV networks we install and support are relied upon to deliver content to onsite televisions, computers, mobile devices and large format LED screens. Our media systems are designed to provide viewers with a custom viewing experience while onsite at events and facilities. API Media provides AV/IT solutions for corporate environments, retail stores, hotels, restaurants, public spaces, stadiums, and various entertainment and sporting venues.
API Media Innovations is a division of API Systems Inc., which is an IT solutions company that supports Fortune 500 companies and other businesses worldwide. API Systems provides a range of IT solutions, cloud solutions, IT training and IT workforce services that incorporate the latest in virtual systems, network infrastructure and application support.
API Media Innovations has been a pioneer in the convergence of AV/IT and is dedicated to discovering new offerings through research and development. We are focused on establishing communication strategies and content management solutions that help to keep people informed and entertained on-location and around the world.
In addition to conceptualizing AV/IT strategies, systems and solutions, API Media Innovations offers a full suite of creative production services including; graphic design, application development, interactive offerings, and multimedia production.
API Media’s team of Project Managers, Network Engineers, Software Developers, Satellite Technicians, AV/IT Integrators, and Multimedia Producers are able to provide turnkey AV/IT solutions for any requirement. Call today to learn more about how API Media Innovations can help you.
David Reese - Chief Executive Officer
David Reese serves as Chairman and CEO of API Systems, Inc., the parent company of API Media Innovation. API Systems Inc. is a leading provider of IT solutions, IT training and IT consulting services that incorporate the latest in virtual systems, network infrastructure and application support, and whose clients include a number of Fortune 500 companies in the pharma and telecom industries.
David previously served as Chairman, President and CEO of ACTV Inc., a NASDAQ listed digital media company. David arranged the sale of ACTV to DirecTV parent Liberty Media, and concluded his consulting relationship with Liberty Media in 2008.
David was the first chair of the Advisory Board of Penn State’s College of Information Sciences and Technology. David led a team of corporate experts who devised a program whose graduates would understand the impact of technology on business, government, social services and education in a digital, global economy. He remains an active member of the committee.
Frank Tomaino - Principal Operations Officer
Frank Tomaino is the technology visionary behind API Media Innovations. With over 25 years of experience leading content delivery operations, projects, and system designs, Frank has been the driving force behind API Media’s business growth and development. Frank leads a strong team that is continuously working to deliver API Media’s service offerings that help clients to keep employees, guests, and their fan base informed while on-site or when following an event remotely.
Frank began his career in media distribution in 1988 as Owner/Operator of a Satellite Innovations and later joined TSI Cable as the Director of Technical Operations in 1997 and soon after TSI Events. Frank came to API Systems in 2001 as VP of Media Services and has helped to establish what is now known as API Media Innovations.
Frank graduated from Hillsborough College and attended University of South Florida in Tampa, Florida.
Adam Grisi - Operations Director
Adam Grisi is a detailed orientated technology professional that is responsible for API Media Innovations' daily operations, system design, project execution, and customer satisfaction. With over 15 years of networking, audiovisual integration, and media distribution experience, Adam is well equipped to manage complex projects and to troubleshoot a variety of technical issues that arise from time to time.
Throughout his career, Adam has excelled at project management, customer support, and technology integration to numerous Fortune 500 companies, corporate clients, and prestigious national sporting events. Adam is an Avixa Certified Technology Specialist and his expertise is a value-added resource to all API Media Innovation clients.
Adam graduated from the School of Audio Engineering Institute in New York, New York.