The Victor Group
14431 Ventura Blvd. Suite 279
Sherman Oaks, CA 91423
The Victor Group was founded in 1982, it is a contract broadcast
engineering firm located in Los Angeles, California. The Victor
Group has the resources to handle almost any project from building
a complete broadcast facility to engraving a rack panel.
Some of The Victor Group's past and present clients are:
Premiere Radio Networks,
Clear Channel Communications,
Tribune Television, Gannett
Radio, CBS Radio, USA Digital Radio (Project Acorn), Westinghouse
Broadcasting, Aphex Systems,
EEK Broadcasting, Comedy Radio Network, and The Financial Broadcasting
Some of the past and present projects have included:
- Installation services for 4 new IBOC FM radio transmitters for USC
radio Los Angeles, Palm Springs, Santa Barbara and Thousand Oaks,
- Installation services for new talk studio for the Michael Reagan
talk show, Sherman Oaks, CA.
- Overall engineering and technical management of the Mega Blast,
Radio Music Awards radio remote live broadcasts from Las Vegas for
1999, 2000, 2001 and 2003, hosting over 120 radio stations live
- Overall engineering and technical management of The Billboard
Awards radio remotes live from Las Vegas for 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000,
2001 and 2002.
- Design, construct and install new transmitter, antenna, microwave
and studio for KBIH, Coeur dAlene, ID.
- Design, construct and install 4 studios for Comedy Radio Network,
Marina Del Rey, CA.
- Design, construct and install a custom RF routing system for NBC
Television Los Angeles for their Simulsat satellite receiving
- Design, construct and install a custom master control on air audio
mixer for KNBC-TV Los Angeles.
- Consult, trouble shoot and proof the on air audio chain for KABC-TV
- Design, construct and install 17 studios for Premiere Radio Networks
- Design, construct and install new studios, transmitter, FM antenna
for KZDG Denver.
- Installation services for new KIIS-FM studios in Burbank.
- Design, construct and install custom IFB audio switcher/mixers for
Tribune TV Los Angeles and Washington DC.
- Design, construct and install custom audio mixers for ENG trucks
KTLA-TV Los Angeles.
- Design, construct and install a custom remote control interface
for the transmitter site of KNBC-TV Los Angeles.
- Design, construct and install custom audio test generators for TV
stereo for NBC Television Network O & Os.
- Design, construct and install power system for the KIIS-FM Star
Cruiser Los Angeles.
- Design, construct and install custom audio switchers, studios and
associated equipment KFWB Los Angeles.
- Design, construct, install 3 studios, microwave, transmitter site
and file all FCC engineering forms for KAGR-FM Ventura.
The Victor Group is owned and operated by Barry Victor. Mr. Victor
is a native of Los Angeles and has worked in the LA broadcasting
community since 1972. Mr. Victor was the Director of Engineering
at Premiere Radio Networks. He had held that position since 1990.
In September 1999, Mr. Victor left Premiere as a full time employee
and has continued his 12 year association with Premiere Radio as
a consultant. Previously Mr. Victor was the chief engineer of
several LA radio stations, KROQ AM & FM, KMET-FM and KCSN-FM. He
worked for CBS television at KNXT-TV (now KCBS-TV) and at CBS
Mr. Victor is a member of the SBE, AES and is the vice chairman of
the Southern California Frequency Coordinating Committee.