Business & People News en Pliant™ Technologies Announces Media-Sys, S.L., as Spanish Distributor <div class="node-body press_release-body"><div></div><p><strong>AUBURN, AL, SEPTEMBER 27, 2016</strong> &mdash; <a href=""><strong>Pliant<sup>&trade;</sup> Technologies</strong></a>, the new professional intercom division of CoachComm<sup>&reg;</sup>, has named <strong>Media-Sys, S.L.,</strong> as its distributor for Spain and Portugal. Media-Sys, S.L., will help Pliant to further develop professional relationships and expand its product availability within these regions.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business & People News Tue, 27 Sep 2016 14:37:36 +0000 169991 at Board of Mountain Productions, Inc., Appoints Ricky Rose as Chief Executive Officer <div class="field-byline"> Justin Topa, Public Relations &amp; Marketing Coordinator </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Mountain Productions, Inc., a global leader in staging and entertainment event production, announced today that Ricky Rose has been appointed as Chief Executive Officer. Rose is an owner of the company and previously served as a staging supervisor and as Director of International Development, where he established a European division based in Dublin, Ireland.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Briefing Room Business & People News Tue, 27 Sep 2016 13:44:00 +0000 169981 at Bandit Lites World HQ Adds To Staff <div class="node-body press_release-body"><div></div><p><img alt="" src="/site-files/" style="margin: 5px; font-size: 12.8px; width: 302px; height: 300px; float: left;" /></p> <p>KNOXVILLE, TENNESSEE &ndash; <strong>Bandit Lites</strong>, the world&rsquo;s leader in concert lighting, has once again increased its workforce with the addition of <strong>Alex Becker</strong> and <strong>Jamie Sullivan</strong>. The two join the team as lighting technicians to meet the influx of events and productions in 2016.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Briefing Room Business & People News Mon, 26 Sep 2016 18:36:53 +0000 169931 at Magic Wands Of Light For Live Design September Issue <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The September 2016 issue of Live Design features magic wands of light, starting with Neil Austin’s lighting design for Harry Potter And The Cursed Child.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Concerts Business & People News Theatre Mon, 26 Sep 2016 17:35:00 +0000 168981 at Painting With Light At EAS <div class="field-byline"> Painting with Light </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Belgium based show, performance and visual design specialist Painting with Light exhibited for the first time at EAS, the Euro Attractions Show expo staged at the Fira Gran Via Convention Centre in Barcelona, Spain.</p> <p>The three day event is organised by IAAPA (the International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions) and .EAS 2016 was billed as an &ldquo;all-encompassing&rdquo; event for leisure, attractions and amusement industry professionals.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Briefing Room Business & People News Mon, 26 Sep 2016 17:33:00 +0000 169911 at DPA Microphones Fused Music And Virtual Reality At The Hubble Cantata <div class="node-body press_release-body"><div></div><p><strong>NEW YORK, SEPTEMBER 26, 2016</strong> &ndash; When sound designer for The Hubble Cantata, Garth MacAleavey, began to plan his sound setup for this year&rsquo;s live event, he knew that <a href=""><strong>DPA Microphones</strong></a> needed to be part of the show. What he wasn&rsquo;t expecting, was how essential DPA would become to the overall performance.&nbsp;<img alt="" src="" style="width: 200px; height: 300px; margin: 5px; float: right;" /></p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Briefing Room Business & People News Mon, 26 Sep 2016 14:14:49 +0000 169871 at Chauvet Professional Draws Large Crowds To WFX Educational Sessions <div class="field-byline"> CHAUVET Professional </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p><strong>LOUISVILLE, KY </strong>&ndash;<strong> (For Immediate Release)</strong> &ndash; Although CHAUVET Professional&rsquo;s Maverick series and other new products generated an enthusiastic response at the WFX Conference in Louisville, the &ldquo;star&rdquo; of this show as far as the company was concerned was its educational sessions that featured leading church lighting designers and tech directors from across the US.&nbsp; &ldquo;The house of worship market is very volunteer driven,&rdquo; said Berenice Chauvet, vice president of Chauvet.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Briefing Room Business & People News Fri, 23 Sep 2016 15:07:00 +0000 169781 at 5@5: 2016 Emmys, The Lab, Empires Tour, LDI Promo Codes, And More <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>As a round-up of top industry news, this week's 5@5 includes the 2016 Emmy winners of the design categories, Hillsong United's Empires Tour, The Lab at Panorama Festival, LDI 2016 promo codes, and Jeff Ravitz webcast.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business & People News Thu, 22 Sep 2016 19:19:00 +0000 169641 at Facade of The Lab at Panorama Festival; photo by Panorama Festival d3 New York Opens Collaborative Work Space <div class="node-body press_release-body"><div></div><p>2016 has seen rapid growth for d3 in America, with it becoming the media server of choice for many of its high profile events. Credits include the GRAMMYs, Seattle Opera, Beyonce&#39;s Formation World Tour and the MTV Video Music Awards. Growth is set to continue for d3 Technologies in the USA; the New York team at d3NY is expanding with a wealth of talent and experience, our training sessions have increased, and we&#39;re now awaiting the anticipated opening of d3LA, which will take place in early 2017.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Briefing Room Business & People News Thu, 22 Sep 2016 11:42:58 +0000 169591 at Soundbox Productions Adds Elation ACL Series™ To Inventory <div class="field-byline"> Elation Professional </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Soundbox Productions of Hamilton, Ontario ( has added Elation Professional ACL Series&trade; effect lights to its growing inventory of Elation products. Soundbox acquired ACL Bar&trade; LED battens in August which join a purchase of ACL 360 Matrix&trade; LED moving head panels from earlier in the year.<br /> <img alt="" src="/site-files/" style="margin: 5px; width: 350px; height: 134px; float: left;" /></p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Lighting Briefing Room Business & People News Wed, 21 Sep 2016 09:17:00 +0000 169471 at