VMI is a Bay Area institution. Founded 1975 in Sunnyvale, this company’s growth has seen it expand its’ operation to include offices in Sacramento, Orange County, Seattle and Spokane. Many have passed through the Sunnyvale office over the years, and if their demo room could talk it would be able to recount the changing technology for the entire era of modern video. From the early days of oversized portable cameras to the modern world of HD video, VMI has seen it all. One thing that has remained consistent with VMI is their commitment to total customer service. They make sure that their sales staff is knowledgeable about the latest technology, and they are constantly looking for ways to expand their services to meet the growing needs of their clients. They offer an incredible array of services and their clients include everyone from broadcasters, to corporate clients, to production and post production facilities, and individuals. Because they maintain a full rental department it is possible for you to try out gear you are interested in before making a purchase. When the time does come to make that purchase VMI has relations with leasing companies to provide a flexible list of options. Some of the advantages of leasing include; minimal or no down payment, tax advantages, obsolescence protection and more.
Because their strategic partners include some of the biggest and best known companies in the industry such as: Sony, Panasonic, Sanyo, Canon, JVC, and more they are able to provide customers access to the latest technology and gear.
In addition to the large selection of professional video cameras, recorders and other gear VMI also offers design and implementation of many different systems. From projection to media streaming to turnkey systems or upgrading of existing systems VMI’s staff can steer you in the right direction. For Corporate Clients they not only offer equipment rental and sales, but can also assist with Corporate Meetings, Video Conferencing, Tradeshows and Production Support.
The also offer media of all kinds from cards and video stock in most major formats. They can handle your duplication needs, and also have full service and support department.
These guys have and do it all. Their reputation for complete customer satisfaction and support is well known to the local community. You should stop in to say hello to their friendly staff, and if for no other reason then to visit their iconic showroom. Always at the ready with the latest camera and gear to tempt you and tease your imagination VMI is a one stop shop for just about all your video, and media needs. You will enjoy working with this supportive and knowledgeable team. PHS says check them out.