“The quality and advanced features of the Vari-Lite line have created great demand among our rental customers," says Matt Talent, director of Rentals and Production at ELS. "With the addition of Vari-Lite equipment to the ELS inventory, they now have access to the gear they want to use – plus the depth of inventory and standard of support they have come to depend on from ELS.”
Rental inventory now in place includes the VL500 TM series – in both tungsten and arc configurations – as well as the VL1000 TM and VL2500 TM spot luminaires.
In the installation sales and systems integration area of its business, ELS provides complete access to the Vari-Lite line, as well as technical support and service.
“Entertainment Lighting Services is one of the nation’s leading lighting service, production and rental companies," notes Bob Schacherl, vice president of Sales for Genlyte Controls, which includes the Vari-Lite division. "They do a superb job of serving the needs of professionals in the entertainment industry, and we’re proud to have them as a distribution partner, bringing Vari-Lite’s award-winning automated lighting equipment to creative community in Los Angeles, all of California and the entire Western region.”