Showlight 2009 is delighted to announce that Martin Professional is to be the main sponsor for the event, which is being held in Glasgow, Scotland May 16th to 19th 2009.

Organized by lighting professionals for lighting professionals, Showlight exists specifically to give people time to talk, discuss ideas, and mix with some of the most well known names in the lighting industry. It is only through the support given by companies such as Martin Professional, that provide generous “seed” money, that enables Showlight to take place.

Mark Ravenhill, vice president, Television and Theatre Lighting, Martin Professional, says: “Showlight is unique and has emerged as one of the most important events for lighting professionals—an invaluable asset to the ongoing development of the industry. A coming together of minds and talent, it is unlike any other trade event. It is exceptionally fruitful for us as it provides the opportunity for real two-way dialogue—an unequalled chance to network with some of the top names in the industry as well as introduce Martin Professional to emerging lighting practitioners. We lookforward to meeting our industry colleaguesamidst the outstanding facilities at theBBC Studios in Glasgow.”