Rob Kennedy, former vice president of theatre for Westsun International has joined Christie Lights Toronto in the position of Rental Account Manager.

Kennedy has years of experience as a technical director and production manager in regional theatre and summer festivals along with 14 years experience as a rental rep in the theatre market. Among other accomplishments, he assembled the lighting systems for The Phantom of the Opera, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, Show Boat, Ragtime, Kiss of the Spider Woman, Fosse, You’re a Good Man Charlie Brown, Barrymore, Sunset Boulevard, The Bridge, Mamma Mia and productions of Disney’s The Lion King in New York, London, Toronto and Los Angeles.

Kennedy will be splitting his time between Toronto, New York and his home in Winnipeg, Manitoba. He can be reached at: Christie Lites Ltd., 15 North Queen St., Unit 102, Toronto, ON M8Z 6C1 Mobile: (204) 793-0530. Office: (416) 644-1010 x161). Fax: (416) 644-0404. Email: rkenn@christielites.net