History

2017

  • Selected as a main 4K/UHD character generator for FSI Freestyle Ski/Snowboard world cup in PyeongChang
  • Launched VisualCG, the all-in-one 2D character generator

2016

  • Exhibited KarismaCG and related solutions at Inter BEE (Chiba, Japan)
  • Exhibited KarismaCG and related solutions at BCA (Singapore)
  • Exhibited KarismaCG 4K/UHD and related solutions at the 26th KOBA (Seoul, Korea)
  • Exhibited KarismaCG, and related solutions at NAB (Las Vegas, USA)
  • Participated in Sony IP Alliance as a member
  • Firstly authenticated by KBS (Korea Broadcasting Company) as a broadcasting equipment for 4K/UHD
  • Around 100 sets of systems were supplied for lawmakers election broadcasting in Korea
  • Signed dealership with DLP-Digital, China
  • Launched D-Stream, the digital video player/recorder in Japan

2015

  • Moved a new head office to Dangsan-Dong, Youngdeungpo-Gu, Seoul
  • Exhibited KarismaCG and related solutions at Inter BEE (Chiba, Japan)
  • Exhibited KarismaCG and related solutions at the 25th KOBA (Seoul, Korea)
  • Exhibited KarismaCG and related solutions at NAB (Las Vegas, USA)

2014

  • Made a dealer contract with Japan Material Ltd.
  • Exhibited KarismaCG and related solutions at Inter BEE (Chiba, Japan)
  • Exhibited KarismaCG 4K/UHD and related solutions at the 24th KOBA (Seoul, Korea)
  • Exhibited KarismaCG and related solutions at NAB (Las Vegas, USA)
  • Selected as main CG for pilot 4K/UHD broadcasting of Incheon Asian Game
  • Selected as main CG for local election broadcasting over 25 companies in Korea

2013

  • Won most innovative company awards in Korea.
  • Exhibited KarismaCG and related solutions at Inter BEE (Chiba, Japan)
  • Exhibited KarismaCG and related solutions at the 23th KOBA (Seoul, Korea)
  • Exhibited KarismaCG and related solutions at NAB (Las Vegas, USA)
  • Launched KarismaCG, the all-in-one 3D character generator
  • Launched V-Homshopping, the broadcasting coder for TV-Shopping program

2012

  • KarismaCG is authenticated by Korean TTA(Telecommunication Technology Association)
  • Selected as main CG for lawmakers election broadcasting in MBC, YTN, MBN and local 9 broadcasting companies in Korea
  • Exhibited VisualCG 3D and related solutions at Inter BEE (Chiba, Japan)
  • Exhibited VisualCG 3D and related solutions at the 22th KOBA (Seoul, Korea)
  • Exhibited VisualCG 3D and related solutions at NAB (Las Vegas, USA)

2011

  • Signed partnership with Compix, USA
  • Exhibited VisualCG 3D and related solutions at Inter BEE (Chiba, Japan)
  • Exhibited VisualCG 3D and related solutions at the 21th KOBA (Seoul, Korea)
  • Exhibited VisualCG 3D and related Solutions at NAB (Las Vegas, USA)

2010

  • Signed dealership with Cinthamani, India.
  • Exhibited VisualCG 3D and related Solutions at Inter BEE (Chiba, Japan)
  • Exhibited VisualCG 3D and related Solutions at the 20th KOBA (Seoul, Korea)
  • Exhibited VisualCG 3D and related Solutions at NAB (Las Vegas, USA)

2009

  • Exhibited VisualCG 3D and related Solutions at the 19th KOBA (Seoul, Korea)
  • Exhibited VisualCG 3D, sports and weather graphics solutions at NAB (Las Vegas, USA)

2008

  • Signed dealership with Alfatech, Indonesia
  • Signed dealership with Niva Technologies, Thailand
  • Exhibited PX3D at Inter BEE (Chiba, Japan)
  • Localized VisualCG 3D to 'Tem- Ta II’ for Thailand market
  • Selected as "2008 Best Corporation of technology innovation" (Korea)
  • Exhibited VisualCG 3D, sports and the weather graphics solutions at IBC (Amsterdam, Netherlands)
  • Certificated Small Business Technology Innovation (INNO-BIZ)
  • Certificated International Quality Management System (ISO 9001)
  • Strategic cooperation with Cosmic Engineering Inc. (Developed the Japanese ver. PX3D)
  • Exhibited VisualCG 3D and related solutions at the 18th KOBA (Seoul, Korea)
  • Exhibited VisualCG 3D, sports and weather graphics solutions NAB (Las Vegas, USA)

2007

  • Relocated office to Moonrae-Dong, Youngdeungpo-Gu, Seoul
  • Signed a strategic business partnership with Uwin Info Sys Co., LTD.
  • Exhibited VisualCG 3D, InfoCG, and Visual Paint at IBC (Amsterdam, Netherlands)
  • Selected as a HP premier business partner
  • Signed the joint development agreement with Seoul Broadcasting (SBS) for new network- based HD subtitle creation, transmission systems (NDS)
  • Exhibited VisualCG 3D at Broadcast Asia (Singapore)
  • Exhibited VisualCG 3D at the 17th KOBA (Seoul, Korea)
  • Exhibited VisualCG 3D and sports coders at NAB (Las Vegas, USA)

2006

  • Exhibited VisualCG 3D at Inter BEE (Tokyo, Japan)
  • Exhibited VisualCG 3D, Visual Paint at IBC (Amsterdam, Netherlands)
  • Selected as a standard HD character generator for Munhwa Broadcasting Corp. (Seoul, Korea)
  • Exhibited VisualCG 3D at the Broadcast ASIA (Singapore)
  • Exhibited VisualCG 3D at the 16th KOBA (Seoul, Korea)
  • Exhibited VisualCG 3D and sports coders at NAB (Las Vegas, USA)
  • Selected as a Korea HP premier partner

2005

  • VisualCG 3D selected as a next-generation's character generator by Munhwa Broadcasting Corp. (Seoul, Korea)
  • Signed joint next-generation's HD character generator development agreement with Seoul Broadcasting Corp. (Seoul, Korea)
  • Exhibited VisualCG 3D at Inter BEE (Tokyo, Japan)
  • Selected and signed supplement contracts with Munhwa Broadcasting Corp. (MBC) for HD character generator
  • Exhibited VisualCG 3D at the 15th KOBA (Seoul, Korea)
  • Exhibited VisualCG 3D at NAB (Las Vegas, USA)

2004

  • Exhibited Japanese HDTV character generator VisualCG HD at Inter BEE (Tokyo, Japan)
  • Exhibited VisualCG 3D beta at the 14th KOBA (Seoul, Korea)
  • Exhibited VisualCG X at NAB (Las Vegas, USA)

2003

  • Exhibited CG Station X, and VisualCG HD at NAB (Las Vegas, USA)
  • Released Japanese version of VisualCG HD v2.0 and exhibited at Inter BEE (Tokyo, Japan)
  • Presentation for a new product, VisualCG 3D that supports 3D text and real- time AVI transmission at FKI Hall (Korea)
  • Exhibited VisualCG HD at the 13th KOBA (Seoul, Korea)

2002

  • Exhibited Japanese version VisualCG HD at Inter BEE 2002 – Tokyo, Japan
  • Made a dealership contract with Kyoshin Technosonic, Japan
  • Made a dealership contract with Hall Digital Inc., USA
  • Exhibited VisualCG HD at NAB 2002 – Las Vegas, USA
  • Made a contract for the Korean sole agency on PCI products with AJA Video Inc. (USA)
  • Conference for character generator Visual HD v1.0 (Seoul, Korea)
  • Exhibited VisualCG FX, VisualCG 2000, and VisualCG HD at the 11th KOBA (Seoul, Korea)

2001

  • HD Character Generator VisualCG HD Release Announcement at Holiday Inn, Seoul
  • Made an exclusive dealership (PCI products) contract with AJA Video Systems
  • Made a dealership contract with GruppoTNT, Italy
  • Relocated office to Yongkang-Dong, Mapo-Gu, Seoul, Korea
  • Made a contract for the Korean sole agency on PCI products with AJA Video Inc. (USA)
  • Conference for character generator Visual HD v1.0 (Seoul, Korea)
  • Exhibited VisualCG FX, VisualCG 2000, and VisualCG HD at the 11th KOBA (Seoul, Korea)

2000

  • Registered VisualCG as a trademark in the United States Patent and Trademark Office
  • Registered as Adobe Software Solution Partner with Adobe Systems Inc.
  • Registered as Third-party Software Development Partner with Matrox
  • Exhibited VisualCG FX at NAB (Las Vegas, USA)
  • Registration to third-party software developers of in:sync (USA)

1999

  • Developed Korea’s first Character Generator Plug-in software VisualCG SE
  • Released VisualCG v1.5 with real-time effects
  • Exhibited VisualCG at 9th KOBA (Seoul, Korea)
  • Exhibited VisualCG at NAB 1999 (Las Vegas, USA)

1998

  • Released Microsoft Windows based Character Generator VisualCG
  • Opened an internet website (www.vri.co.kr)
  • Established a Washington branch office (USA)

1997

  • Released Power Titler
  • Exhibited PowerCG at the 7th KOBA (Seoul, Korea)

1996

  • Technical services of information technology to Jeju horse racetrack
  • Technical services of the board information system to Daegu stadium in Korea

1995

  • Changed corporate name to Visual Research Inc.
  • Exhibited more advanced PowerCG 64 at KOBA 1995 (Seoul, Korea)

1994

  • Exhibited character generator, PowerCG for DOS at 4th KOBA 1994(Seoul, Korea)
  • Made a contract with Compix and Evics Korea to supply as OEM
  • Relocated office to Mapo-Dong, Mapo-Gu, Seoul, Korea

1993

  • Developed character generator, Font Master for DOS
  • Business started as Video Graphics Inc.