LT Projects Ltd., part of The Lighting Technology Group, has been appointed to manage the sales and technical support services for the Irideon(TM) product line in Great Britain...M&M Stage & Special E/Fx reports that CITC's Hi-Lo Digifoggers, combined with two Hurricane II fans, hazed an entire 13,500-seat ice hockey arena in a record-breaking 10 minutes...Optical Research Associates (ORA), the makers of LightTools optical design software, has relocated to a larger office, at 1800 West Park Drive, Westboro, MA, 01581-3912; phone: 508/870-6500, fax: 508/870-6504...National Specialty Lighting has relocated to the Colorado Tech Center, 1753 Boxelder Street, Louisville, CO, 80027; phone: 800/527-2923, fax: 800/527-4358...Reliable Ballast Inc. has moved into a new facility in California. The address is 11660 Western Avenue, Stanton, CA, 90680-3441; phone: 714/901-3900, fax: 714/901-0026...New Castle, PA-based Pyrotecnico, which puts on indoor and outdoor pyrotechnic and fireworks displays, has opened an office in Denver, CO. Industry veteran Gene Trott heads the facility...Miami Stage Lighting has changed its name to Illuminart, but is entirely separate from the existing company of that name...Rockeffects Canada/Kabuki has simplified its name to Kabuki...Vari-Lite has added account manager Kevin Forster to its North American sales team. He will work out of the Los Angeles office...Matt Levesque has joined the staff of Hollywood, CA-based Moody Ravitz Hollingsworth Lighting Design Inc (M/R/H). Levesque, most recently with the Huntington Theatre Company in Boston, is an assistant lighting designer for M/R/H with primary responsibilities for TV and live events...Gary Gross has been named the broadcast division director of Camarillo, CA-based Pana-Tek Inc., which supplies continuous source lighting equipment for professional applications...Paul Kutchera has joined England's Theatre Projects as head of design and production. Kutchera's career includes freelance stints as a production manager, lighting designer, and sound operator...Paul Caramagna has been named vice president and general manager of Osram Sylvania's new photo-optic lighting division...Russell L. DeVeau has been appointed the specification and design manager of Starfire Lighting Inc.'s fiber-optic lighting products...Michelle Morin has been named Philips Lighting's application marketing manager for retail, an area the company is focusing on...For "lighting up the lives" of troubled families in New York City, W.A.C. Lighting president Tony Wang has received the Family and Community Life Award from the Queens Child Guidance Center...Union, NJ-based Supply Division, which makes HID lighting products, has appointed David C. Silverman its Midwest regional sales manager...Remote Source Lighting International (RSLI) has sold an equity stake for $6 million in cash to Quantum Industrial Partners LDC (QIP), an international investment fund advised by Soros Fund Management LLC. Says RSLI chairman Dr. Isaac B. Horton III, "We are honored to win the confidence of the Soros organization and welcome QIP as an important shareholder. We expect to benefit from their experience, financial expertise, and business savvy in global investing."