MCR Broadcast Hire is delighted to announce the appointment of Mike Ransome as Managing Director.

With full responsibility for the leadership and development of MCR Broadcast Hire, Ransome will play a pivotal role in meeting the company’s growth goals in the broadcast sector. He will also be instrumental in the creation and implementation of business opportunities and client relationships.

Ransome brings more than 35 years of professional broadcast sector experience to MCR, the last 27 years of which as CEO of one of the largest broadcast rental companies in the UK. His reputation for relationship building is equalled by his knowledge of the industry and his ability for team building. Ransome will be joining the management team comprising Becky Gowan, Paul Dunnett, Neville Fuller and Matt Bennett.

Commenting on his appointment, Ransome said: “Having been in the industry for a number of years, I am honoured to have been given the opportunity to lead MCR with a strong team of people who are market specialists in professional broadcast hire.”

MCR is a new broadcast equipment rental offering, combining innovative kit that’s perfect for every broadcast requirement with a consultative, knowledgeable and professional approach. In addition, the digital cinema arena is covered with the Company carrying cinematic equipment and cameras such as Arri and Sony; perfect for the production, commercial and advertising industries.

Clients are encouraged to take advantage of MCR’s expertise and many years of experience in the broadcast industry. The company’s philosophy is to guide clients on the complete working solution that’s right for project and budget.

Ransome continues: “My passion is to establish a company that delivers excellence. I want to provide a broadcast solution to help companies with a creative vision for their production by providing the very best quality equipment combined with the best advice and support.”

MCR is located just outside of central London.