Business & People News http://livedesignonline.com/taxonomy/term/7484/more en WorldStage Acquires Bay Area Tech Company Tekamaki http://livedesignonline.com/briefing-room/worldstage-acquires-bay-area-tech-company-tekamaki <div class="node-body press_release-body"><div></div><p>Adding to the company&#39;s San Francisco Bay area presence, WorldStage Inc, a leading provider of high-tech equipment, engineering and planning for the event industry, recently announced the acquisition of Tekamaki, LLC. &nbsp;In a deal to be closed in February&nbsp;2016, Tekamaki, a 12-year old event technology firm specializing in complex technological solutions, will build on WorldStage&#39;s recent expansion in the Bay area through its WorldStage LAB facility, which opened in 2014.&nbsp;</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://livedesignonline.com/briefing-room/worldstage-acquires-bay-area-tech-company-tekamaki" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Briefing Room Business & People News Mon, 08 Feb 2016 12:52:04 +0000 148761 at http://livedesignonline.com Audio Systems del Norte Invests In Pointes http://livedesignonline.com/briefing-room/audio-systems-del-norte-invests-pointes <div class="field-byline"> Robe </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>One of Mexico&rsquo;s major full technical production and rental companies, Audio Systems del Norte based in Monterrey, capital and largest city of the north eastern state of Nuevo Le&oacute;n, has invested in its first Robe moving lights &ndash; 24 x Pointes.</p> <p>Mexico is a rapidly expanding market for Robe, largely due to the efforts of distributor Vari Internacional, and the Pointe with its true multi-functionality is one of the most popular products right now.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://livedesignonline.com/briefing-room/audio-systems-del-norte-invests-pointes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://livedesignonline.com/briefing-room/audio-systems-del-norte-invests-pointes#comments Briefing Room Business & People News Mon, 08 Feb 2016 12:00:00 +0000 148751 at http://livedesignonline.com Production Staff Under Investigation After Actor's Death On Stage http://livedesignonline.com/business-people-news/production-staff-under-investigation-after-actors-death-stage <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Two directors and two stage technicians are under investigation for manslaughter in the death of Italian actor Raphael Schumacher, 27, who was strangled during a stage hanging scene.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://livedesignonline.com/business-people-news/production-staff-under-investigation-after-actors-death-stage" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://livedesignonline.com/business-people-news/production-staff-under-investigation-after-actors-death-stage#comments Business & People News Theatre Fri, 05 Feb 2016 16:55:00 +0000 148541 at http://livedesignonline.com Avon Lydinstallasjon To Expand VUE Distribution Network Into Nordic Countries http://livedesignonline.com/briefing-room/avon-lydinstallasjon-expand-vue-distribution-network-nordic-countries <div class="node-body press_release-body"><div></div><p><strong><img alt="" src="http://www.mixonline.com/sites/default/files/public/users/Rob/avon%20team.jpg" style="width: 350px; height: 233px; margin: 5px; float: right;" />​TRONDHEIM, NORWAY, FEBRUARY 5, 2016</strong> &ndash; <strong>VUE Audiotechnik</strong> is proud to announce the expansion of <strong>avon lydinstallasjon</strong> (AS) to exclusive distributor for the Nordic countries for all VUE Audiotechnik product lines.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://livedesignonline.com/briefing-room/avon-lydinstallasjon-expand-vue-distribution-network-nordic-countries" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Briefing Room Business & People News Fri, 05 Feb 2016 16:27:07 +0000 148501 at http://livedesignonline.com Maestra Group Invests In New Technology For London And Dubai http://livedesignonline.com/briefing-room/maestra-group-invests-new-technology-london-and-dubai <div class="field-byline"> Maestra </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>London and Dubai based Maestra Group, specialist in premium event production, design and solutions, has made a large investment in new sound, AV and lighting equipment for 2016, which also follows the launch of the new Maestra London office on January 4th.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://livedesignonline.com/briefing-room/maestra-group-invests-new-technology-london-and-dubai" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://livedesignonline.com/briefing-room/maestra-group-invests-new-technology-london-and-dubai#comments Briefing Room Business & People News Staging & Rental Fri, 05 Feb 2016 13:59:00 +0000 148491 at http://livedesignonline.com Avid And Focusrite To Commit To Future Collaboration At NAMM 2016 http://livedesignonline.com/briefing-room/avid-and-focusrite-commit-future-collaboration-namm-2016 <div class="node-body press_release-body"><div></div><p><em>Avid and Focusrite express their joint commitment to a common mission: to provide Pro Tools&nbsp;users with the best possible audio interface and DAW experience.</em></p> <p><a href="http://www.clynemedia.com/Focusrite/Avid_Alliance/Photo1.jpg"><img src="http://www.clynemedia.com/Focusrite/Avid_Alliance/Photo1.jpg" style="height:361px; width:542px" /></a></p> <p><em>Image: Dave Froker, CEO Focusrite PLC, and Tim Carroll, VP of audio products,&nbsp;Avid, commit to future collaboration at NAMM 2016.</em></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://livedesignonline.com/briefing-room/avid-and-focusrite-commit-future-collaboration-namm-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Sound Briefing Room Business & People News Fri, 05 Feb 2016 05:00:00 +0000 148661 at http://livedesignonline.com Roland Presents Lifetime Achievement Awards 2016 http://livedesignonline.com/briefing-room/roland-presents-lifetime-achievement-awards-2016 <div class="node-body press_release-body"><div></div><p><img alt="http://www.clynemedia.com/Roland/Artist_Lifetime_Achievements/Roland_Lifetime_Awards_3.jpg" class="shrinkToFit" height="330" src="http://www.clynemedia.com/Roland/Artist_Lifetime_Achievements/Roland_Lifetime_Awards_3.jpg" width="496" /></p> <p><em>Inaugural awards presented to industry icons who have contributed greatly to the&nbsp;music industry while using Roland and/or BOSS gear throughout their careers</em></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://livedesignonline.com/briefing-room/roland-presents-lifetime-achievement-awards-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Briefing Room Business & People News Fri, 05 Feb 2016 05:00:00 +0000 148651 at http://livedesignonline.com Roland Corporation And Virtual Sonics Form Joint Venture http://livedesignonline.com/briefing-room/roland-corporation-and-virtual-sonics-form-joint-venture <div class="node-body press_release-body"><div></div><p><em>Seattle-Based duo works with Roland to form a community for musicians</em></p> <p><strong>Hamamatsu, Japan </strong>&mdash; Roland Corporation and Seattle-based Virtual Sonics are pleased to announce an exciting joint venture: Roland Virtual Sonics, a software, services and media solutions provider. Roland Virtual Sonics represents the next wave in the evolution of modern music creation and was developed to solve several challenges present in the current music creation landscape.<strong> </strong></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://livedesignonline.com/briefing-room/roland-corporation-and-virtual-sonics-form-joint-venture" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Briefing Room Business & People News Fri, 05 Feb 2016 05:00:00 +0000 148561 at http://livedesignonline.com Elation Professional Makes New Appointments In U.S. Sales Staff http://livedesignonline.com/briefing-room/elation-professional-makes-new-appointments-us-sales-staff <div class="field-byline"> Elation Professional </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>In response to recent growth and in line with the company&rsquo;s strategic expansion plans, Elation Professional is pleased to announce several new appointments in its key headquarter sales staff. Elation Sales Director Eric Loader comments, &ldquo;As part of a sales team realignment which will present new opportunities for our extremely committed sales team, these changes are designed to better support our dealer/distributor/rep network, offering more coverage and increased focus on established and developing markets.&rdquo;</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://livedesignonline.com/briefing-room/elation-professional-makes-new-appointments-us-sales-staff" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://livedesignonline.com/briefing-room/elation-professional-makes-new-appointments-us-sales-staff#comments Briefing Room Business & People News Wed, 03 Feb 2016 09:01:00 +0000 148361 at http://livedesignonline.com Christie Displays Breadth Of Solutions For Power Industry At DistribuTECH http://livedesignonline.com/briefing-room/christie-displays-breadth-solutions-power-industry-distributech <div class="node-body press_release-body"><div></div><div>Christie, a leader in creating and sharing the world&#39;s best visual and audio experiences, will be exhibiting industry leading video wall solutions for the utility industry at DistribuTECH 2016 from February 9-11 at the Orange County Convention Center, Orlando.</div></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://livedesignonline.com/briefing-room/christie-displays-breadth-solutions-power-industry-distributech" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Projection Briefing Room Business & People News Wed, 03 Feb 2016 05:00:00 +0000 148411 at http://livedesignonline.com <p>Christie Phonexi Quad-T</p>