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UBS Reponse to COVID-19

A message from UBS President Pradeep Batra

Dear UBS Family,

I wanted to take a moment to personally reach out to you in these very challenging times. As the world continues to jointly experience the COVID-19 crisis, our first thought is with the well being of our R2 family of employees and clients.

We have been in this business for decades and are committed to supporting your business and to providing you with continuity of service. Our established infrastructure includes extensive online collaboration capabilities for our employees to communicate with each other and with you.

You can count on us to provide you with continued support, upgrades, demos and training. Our commitment is to provide uninterrupted services for you to continue operations and to help meet the unique challenges that you may be facing.

We consider you a part of our family and do not take that lightly, especially in times of challenges. Over the next few weeks, we will be reaching out to each and every one of you directly. We also encourage you to please reach out to us if you have questions.

We will emerge stronger through this together.

Pradeep Batra
President



FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

February 18, 2020

UBS ADDS STRATEGIC PARTNER IN THE UNITED KINGDOM

Santa Monica, CA: Unique Business Systems (UBS), a global leading provider of rental management software is proud to welcome a new member to the R2 family.

Logiq Consultants, based in the United Kingdom, has been appointed as a Strategic Business Partner. When consulting with new and existing R2 customers globally, Logiq Consultants will bring 20+ years of experience and operational excellence within the AV rental and technical production industry.

Ali Sumar, Logiq Consultants’ founder and former Director of Operations at Blitz, a GES Company, will proactively reach out to the R2 customer family and consult on industry best practices leveraging his deep R2 product knowledge. Ali states, “I am really excited about this partnership and look forward to being able to offer R2 customers our experience and services alongside the extensive set of professional services offered by UBS.”

“I am thrilled for Ali to join our team given the benefits this partnership will bring to our R2 customers," said Pradeep Batra, UBS CEO. "As we rapidly expand our product lines and broaden our global reach, Ali’s background will help our customers use R2 products to maximize operational efficiencies and generate business intelligence at its highest potential." Ali will work closely with Ramon Garcia (UBS Vice President, Account Management) and Vic Khosla (UBS Vice President, Business Development) in delighting our customers.

CONTACT INFORMATION

Vic Khosla
Vice President
Global Business Development & Strategic Alliances
vkhosla@unibiz.com
p: (310) 396 3929 x 173 | m: (310) 864-9498
www.unibiz.com

Ali Sumar
Founder and
Senior Consultant
asumar@logiqconsultants.com
p: +44 (0) 7599 416 222
www.logiqconsultants.com

Total Construction Rentals uses R2 Rental Software

UBS extends a warm welcome to TCR on joining the R2 family

Wilmington, DE premiere commercial heating and cooling rental company joins the R2 family. For all kinds of heating and cooling needs, TCR has your solution. Visit them at heatmyjob.com

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NAB 2020 | April 19-22

Join us at BOOTH C12130 at the annual broadcast show at NAB 2020.
We look forward to showing you everything new in R2 at the Las Vegas Convention Center on April 19-22, 2020.

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Infocomm 2020 | June 17-19

Join us at the biggest AV show on the calendar. Visit us at BOOTH C4733 at Infocomm 2020. We will have plenty of new & exciting features to show you. This year at the Las Vegas Convention Center.

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Annual R2 Seminar | June 16

The work and planning is already underway for our biggest annual seminar yet with a whole new series of training and brand new surprises.

Coming to the Mirage in Las Vegas. June 16, 2020

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LDI 2020 | Oct 23-25

As we've done over the past two decades, we'll be in strong force at LDI 2019 and ready to demonstrate everything added to R2 this year.

Stop by at BOOTH 1138. We'd love to see you there.

Flocam Digital

UBS welcome to Flocam Digital to the global R2 family

With over 20 years of experience, Flocam Digital Cinema Solutions takes care of all camera rental needs for the motion picture industry.

Gamma Engineering

UBS extends a warm welcome to Gamma Engineering on joining the global R2 family

Gamma Engineering is the Middle East's First & Biggest Film Equipment Rental House since 1980. They have branches in Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Beirut and Saudi Arabia.

Gamma Engineering will use R2 tools and benefits to maximize physical and financial utilization of equipment rentals, minimize service turnaround times and lower costs of labor allocated for jobs.

Encompass Event Group

UBS is delighted and proud to welcome Encompass Event Group to the R2 family

Encompass Event Group is Colorado’s fastest-growing Production Rental company providing audio, video, lighting, LED, rigging, and décor.

Their specialties include high-end corporate events, conventions and trade shows, entertainment, and sporting events.

NEP New Zealand

UBS welcomes NEP New Zealand to the R2 family

NEP New Zealand is a part of the NEP Worldwide Network, the leading production partner supporting premier content producers in the broadcast and live events industries across the globe.

For over 30 years, NEP has provided the technology and know-how for Broadcast Services, Live Events and Media Solutions.

Ledcor

Ledcor Technical Services (LTS) joins the R2 Family

UBS is proud to announce that Ledcor Technical Services (LTS) will be joining the R2 family. Following an in-depth evaluation process, LTS has entered into a long-term relationship with UBS to help streamline their asset management.

LTS is the end-to-end telecommunications division of Ledcor Industries, Inc. LTS’ services include network engineering, design, build, and maintenance. Their business is focused on delivering infrastructure services across North America for every major telecommunications provider. From the Arctic Circle to the Southern US, LTS builds networks that connect people.

LTS is proud to partner with UBS to deliver the right asset, in the right place, at the right time, in the most cost-effective way. This partnership will enable LTS to continue delivering the highest quality of service to customers north and south of the border.

Vic Khosla
Vice President, Global Business Development and Sales, Unique Business Systems

Aaron Lapins
Analyst - Asset Management, Ledcor Inudstries Inc, Ledcor Techincal Services

Etech Events

etech joins the R2 family and the UBS team looks forward to delighting them with our products and services

UBS extends a very warm welcome and we are delighted at etech joining the R2 family.

etech designs and delivers visual communication ecosystems to the meetings and events industry that engage, inform and inspire in measurable ways – elevating the attendee experience and helping customers connect to their audiences. etech focuses on technology solutions that improve the attendee experience at events. From Digital Signage Networks, Wayfinding and Capacity Management to the content design of an event communications, the etech team has you covered.

The UBS team is proud of our partnership and their vote of confidence as we team up and apply R2 business software tools to better manage equipment and Labor scheduling.

HB Live

UBS is extremely proud to welcome HBLive to the R2 global family

UBS is proud to welcome and announce a partnership and long term relationship with HB Live. This follows a comprehensive, layered and deep evaluation of the R2 software benefits covering all aspects of their business needs and requirements.

HB Live is a full-service event production company. They develop and execute live event solutions that elevate the audience experience. Their team balances client expectations with creativity, technology, and logistics to deliver exceptional results. HB Live has been providing AV staging for over twenty-five years. Some of their clients include Pepsi, Yale University and Pratt & Whitney (A United Technologies Co).

Our team is thrilled to work with HB Live and to provide them with the tools to optimize Equipment Rentals and Labor Resource Management.

SMT

SMT chooses R2 as their business management software after an exhaustive evaluation

UBS proudly extends a warm welcome to SMT on joining the global R2 family.

SMT (SportsMEDIA Technology) are the pioneers in sports technology, having re-imagined the fan experience 30 years ago. Today, SMT has grown to become the premier technology provider for pinnacle world-renowned events, including the tennis Grand Slams, golf majors, the Olympics, NHL, NBA, the New York City Marathon and CrossFit Games. SMT designed and developed the official scoring, statistics, and onsite live presentation systems for the NBA, the NHL, the PGA TOUR, NASCAR, the CrossFit Games, all four golf majors, and the four tennis slams.

The R2 software will enable SMT to better manage both equipment and staff logistics across multiple divisions / warehouses.