William F. White Announces Creation of Whites Camera

Thursday, February 4th, 2016

Paul Bronfman, chairman and CEO of Comweb Corp. and William F. White International (Whites), has announced the launch of Whites Camera. It’s a new department at Whites Toronto dedicated to providing professional camera rental and related technical services.

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Ross Video Names New VP of Sales

Thursday, February 4th, 2016
Jared Schatz

Jared Schatz

Ottawa-based Ross Video today announced appointment of a new VP of sales to strengthen the company’s sales team in North America.

Jared Schatz is now VP of sales for the United States and Canada.  In this role, Schatz will oversee all sales operations for both U.S. and Canada and will be reporting directly to Jeff Moore, executive vice president and chief marketing officer.

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Grif Palmer Named VP of Sales for PixelFLEX

Thursday, February 4th, 2016

Grif PalmerLED video display manufacturer PixelFLEX has announced the appointment of Grif Palmer as its new Vice President of Sales. Palmer will oversee the day-to-day operations of the PixelFLEX sales team while implementing the sales strategies.

“We could not be happier about the introduction of Grif Palmer as our new Vice President of Sales for PixelFLEX,” says Monty Rains, president and COO. “He has a very distinguished career in the technology industry, and he’ll be an invaluable addition to our team strengthening and developing relationships with both our current and new clientele of video integrators and designers.”

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NATEAC Announces Conference Sessions List

Thursday, February 4th, 2016

NATEAC2012_0479The North American Theatre Engineering and Architecture Conference (NATEAC) has announced the panel lineup for its upcoming conference, which will be held in New York City on July 17-18.

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Early Details Set For Westbury’s 2016 Imagine AV Tradeshow

Tuesday, February 2nd, 2016

0XImagineWestbury National has announced that its second annual Imagine hybrid technology showcase and networking event will be held on March 9, 2016. It’s an opportunity for event producers and corporate AV professionals to come together to see, touch, and interact with the latest in event and audiovisual technology while building relationships in the event production and AV community.

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Neutrik Promotes Chris Neethling to Chief Sales Officer

Wednesday, January 27th, 2016

CNeethling_HiNeutrik has announced that Chris Neethling, formerly Global Financial Manager for Neutrik USA, has been promoted to Chief Sales Officer of the entire Neutrik Group. He joined Neutrik USA in 2009.

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InfoComm Releases New Standard to Harmonize Cable Labeling Practices

Wednesday, January 27th, 2016

Component-cablesInfoComm International has announced the publication of a new audiovisual standard, Cable Labeling for Audiovisual Systems (CLAS). The new standard defines requirements for labeling cables used in installed AV systems and provides guidance for the easy identification of all power and signal paths in a completed system. Proper cable labeling aids in the operation, support, maintenance, and troubleshooting of AV systems.

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LFI Announces IoT & Smart Lighting Forum

Saturday, January 23rd, 2016

10 WHILDSHOT LFILIGHTFAIR International has announced the creation and launch of the LFI IoT & Smart Lighting Forum, a new one-day series of six 60-minute sessions designed to explore the impact of Internet of Things (IoT) and how it relates to smart lighting.

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2016 LED professional Symposium +Expo Opens Call For Papers

Tuesday, January 19th, 2016
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The 2016 LED professional Symposium +Expo (LpS), the annual international conference that addresses solid-state lighting technologies and its applications, will take place Sept. 20th to 22nd in Bregenz, Austria. Experts from the fields of industry and academia are invited to submit an abstract to present their latest developments and expectations for future lighting trends and innovations to a highly qualified audience. The deadline for submissions is Feb. 19, 2016. The papers will be published in the LpS 2016 proceedings booklets.

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Prolyte Opens New Factory

Friday, January 15th, 2016

ProlyteTrussing and staging systems manufacturer Prolyte Group has opened its new, purpose-built factory in Piatra Olt, Romania.

The new production facility is accommodated with new automated production equipment, new welding jigs, and state-of-the-art product lines, according to the company. In addition, the building contains employee welfare and environmental systems, as well as an in-house training facility for welding personnel.

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