Business & People News http://livedesignonline.com/taxonomy/term/7484/more en Riverview Systems Group CEO Evan Williams On 30 Years Of Live Event Production http://livedesignonline.com/business-people-news/riverview-systems-group-ceo-evan-williams-30-years-live-event-production <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Riverview Systems Group is celebrating 30 years, and CEO and co-founder Evan Williams looks back on three decades of producing groundbreaking events and the lessons learned.</div> <p><a href="http://livedesignonline.com/business-people-news/riverview-systems-group-ceo-evan-williams-30-years-live-event-production" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://livedesignonline.com/business-people-news/riverview-systems-group-ceo-evan-williams-30-years-live-event-production#comments Business & People News Fri, 17 Feb 2017 18:28:00 +0000 182401 at http://livedesignonline.com Learn To Build Dynamic Show Control With ETC's Mosaic Training Videos http://livedesignonline.com/briefing-room/learn-build-dynamic-show-control-etcs-mosaic-training-videos <div class="field-byline"> ETC, Inc. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>From hotel lobby installations to pixel walls to theme park attractions, ETC&rsquo;s Unison Mosaic&reg; Designer 2 Software is an open sandbox in which designers can build layered, dynamic control for their art. The Mosaic software melds the capabilities of a lighting control console, the flexibility of a media server and the precision of a PLC, making it a perfect all-in-one show control tool. Now, thanks to a new series of free tutorial videos, Mosaic users will find it easier than ever to turn their visions into reality.</p></div> <p><a href="http://livedesignonline.com/briefing-room/learn-build-dynamic-show-control-etcs-mosaic-training-videos" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://livedesignonline.com/briefing-room/learn-build-dynamic-show-control-etcs-mosaic-training-videos#comments Lighting Briefing Room Business & People News Fri, 17 Feb 2017 18:00:00 +0000 182471 at http://livedesignonline.com 5@5: Grammy Awards 2017, Continued Halftime Show Coverage, And More http://livedesignonline.com/business-people-news/55-grammy-awards-2017-continued-halftime-show-coverage-and-more <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>As a round-up of top industry news, this week's 5@5 continues coverage of the Super Bowl LI Halftime Show as well as the 59th annual Grammy Awards and the latest with Apollo.</div> <p><a href="http://livedesignonline.com/business-people-news/55-grammy-awards-2017-continued-halftime-show-coverage-and-more" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://livedesignonline.com/business-people-news/55-grammy-awards-2017-continued-halftime-show-coverage-and-more#comments Business & People News Thu, 16 Feb 2017 20:19:00 +0000 182431 at http://livedesignonline.com Lady Gaga performs at the 59th annual Grammy Awards. Photo by Kevin Winter, Getty Images Two New Sound Awards Announced By The Outer Critics Circle http://livedesignonline.com/theatre/two-new-sound-awards-announced-outer-critics-circle <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The Outer Critics Circle has announced that it has added two new categories to its annual theatre awards—Outstanding Sound Design and Outstanding Orchestrations—to be presented for the first time in 2017.</div> <p><a href="http://livedesignonline.com/theatre/two-new-sound-awards-announced-outer-critics-circle" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://livedesignonline.com/theatre/two-new-sound-awards-announced-outer-critics-circle#comments Business & People News Theatre Thu, 16 Feb 2017 19:02:00 +0000 182411 at http://livedesignonline.com ATR Treehouse Appoints Senior Account Manager http://livedesignonline.com/briefing-room/atr-treehouse-appoints-senior-account-manager <div class="node-body press_release-body"><div></div><p>PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island (February 16, 2017)&mdash;ATR Treehouse (Providence, RI), New England&rsquo;s most respected source for event staging and audio-visual sales, rentals, and installations, has announced the appointment of Lew Abramson to the position of Senior Account Manager. &ldquo;Lew comes to us with a wide breadth of experience in all aspects of the business, states Dave LaPorte, President. Not only does he have real experience in event staging, he also has in-depth knowledge of video production and business management.&rdquo;</p></div> <p><a href="http://livedesignonline.com/briefing-room/atr-treehouse-appoints-senior-account-manager" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Briefing Room Business & People News Thu, 16 Feb 2017 14:17:51 +0000 182371 at http://livedesignonline.com Triple Award Win For Kramer http://livedesignonline.com/briefing-room/triple-award-win-kramer <div class="node-body press_release-body"><div></div><p><img alt="" src="/site-files/livedesignonline.com/files/uploads/2017/02/01/51b446fd-80a8-4516-9a3c-ede37cd6c945.jpg" style="width: 595px; height: 235px;" /></p> <p>Kramer took home three industry awards at ISE 2017. Kramer Video Content Overlay (VCO) won Best of Show from AV Technology magazine, Kramer AOCH/60 fiber optic HDMI cables won Best of Show from Installation Magazine and Kramer VIA GO won the 2017 InAVation award for &quot;Small Group Presentation (less than 20 people).</p> <p><a href="http://www.KramerAV.com" title="www.KramerAV.com">www.KramerAV.com</a></p> </div> Briefing Room Business & People News Wed, 15 Feb 2017 15:11:45 +0000 182241 at http://livedesignonline.com DPA Microphones Heads to Nepal for Groundbreaking Opera http://livedesignonline.com/business-people-news/dpa-microphones-heads-nepal-groundbreaking-opera <div class="node-body press_release-body"><div></div><p class="rtejustify"><strong>KATHMANDU, NEPAL, FEBRUARY 14, 2017</strong> &ndash; When Lucy Peckham, co-partner of Anchorage-based Both Ears Live Sound, was contacted by Greg Mitchell, a design professor at UC Santa Barbara, she knew she would be a part of something special. Mitchell was looking for a sound engineer to go to Nepal to work on the first opera ever performed in that country. Peckham recognized early that she would also need equipment capable of performing under Kathmandu&rsquo;s less than forgiving environment.</p></div> <p><a href="http://livedesignonline.com/business-people-news/dpa-microphones-heads-nepal-groundbreaking-opera" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business & People News Tue, 14 Feb 2017 16:04:41 +0000 182131 at http://livedesignonline.com Electrosonic Grows With New Hires And Talent Initiatives http://livedesignonline.com/briefing-room/electrosonic-grows-new-hires-and-talent-initiatives <div class="node-body press_release-body"><div></div><p>Electrosonic has expanded its engineering and project management teams with the addition of ten new employees who will assume posts at the company&#39;s US headquarters in Burbank and in Orlando. &nbsp;The new hires are part of Electrosonic&#39;s Employer Branding Initiative, which includes an extensive recruitment process to support significant business growth last year and the fast pace Electrosonic has set for 2017.&nbsp;</p></div> <p><a href="http://livedesignonline.com/briefing-room/electrosonic-grows-new-hires-and-talent-initiatives" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Briefing Room Business & People News Tue, 14 Feb 2017 12:37:54 +0000 182111 at http://livedesignonline.com Tom Celner Joins Morpheus Lights as Business Development Manager http://livedesignonline.com/briefing-room/tom-celner-joins-morpheus-lights-business-development-manager <div class="field-byline"> Morpheus Lights </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p align="center"><strong><u>Tom Celner Joins Morpheus Lights as Business Development Manager</u></strong></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>Las Vegas, NV-February 10, 2017</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>Morpheus Lights, the exclusive distributor of Ayrton LED luminaires in the US market, is pleased to announce the appointment of Tom Celner as Business Development Manager. Tom is based in Chicago, and will assist Morpheus&rsquo; sales and management team in expanding and diversifying our clientele.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p></div> <p><a href="http://livedesignonline.com/briefing-room/tom-celner-joins-morpheus-lights-business-development-manager" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://livedesignonline.com/briefing-room/tom-celner-joins-morpheus-lights-business-development-manager#comments Briefing Room Business & People News Mon, 13 Feb 2017 21:05:00 +0000 182091 at http://livedesignonline.com Lighting Designers Call For Boycott Of Apollo; CEO Responds http://livedesignonline.com/business-people-news/lighting-designers-call-boycott-apollo-ceo-responds <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Dozens of members of the lighting, production, and theatre community took to Facebook over the weekend to express disapproval of posts made by Apollo CEO Joel Nichols that some stated they felt were intolerant.</div> <p><a href="http://livedesignonline.com/business-people-news/lighting-designers-call-boycott-apollo-ceo-responds" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://livedesignonline.com/business-people-news/lighting-designers-call-boycott-apollo-ceo-responds#comments Business & People News Theatre Mon, 13 Feb 2017 16:52:00 +0000 182021 at http://livedesignonline.com