U.K.-based specialist lighting manufacturer i-Pix has announced that Florida-based Inner Circle Distribution (ICD) as its exclusive distributor in the U.S., Canada, Mexico, the Caribbean and South America for its new db1 video/beam effect light-source.
The db1 was launched in April this year. i-Pix’ Chris Ewington explains that he specifically sought an independent and specialist distribution company to represent the brand and support and promote i-Pix products and concepts.
Bill Gallinghouse, VP of Strategy and Business Development at A.C.T Lighting
A.C.T Lighting has announced the addition of the ImageCue image server to the line of products it represents in North America. ImageCue enables users to select and display images and videos from a DMX512 lighting console without requiring the complexity of a media server.
“ImageCue is an innovative image server that’s compact, powerful and elegant,” says Bill Gallinghouse, VP of Strategy and Business Development at A.C.T Lighting. “We’re delighted to be the exclusive North American distributor for this unique product.”
Le Maitre has been chosen by German manufacturer TBF-Pyrotec GmbH as the exclusive North American distributor for its flame range. TBF’s Spraymaster, Spraymaster Multicolour, Fountain Flame, Single Shot, Pyromaster, and 5-Master will now all be sold by Le Maitre in the U.S. and Canada.
(L-R) Nick Martino (Product Specialist, SFM), Nicolas Comtois (Product Manager, SFM), Chuck Green (Elation Canadian Accounts Manager), Randal Tucker (President, SFM), Jimmy Katsipis (Market Development Specialist, SFM)
Elation Professional has announced that SF Marketing (SFM) has been appointed the exclusive Canadian distributor for Elation Professional products in Canada.
“As they say, timing is everything and as Elation’s product range has expanded more into the pro-specification lighting professional market, now is the right time for us to find the right partners and sales team to push to the next level,” states Eric Loader, Director of Sales for Elation Professional. “SFM is a well-respected distribution company with a long history of taking care of their customers with top-notch service/support and has the resources to help grow the business by offering inventory on demand and flexible financing terms allowing Elation customers to increase their ROI.”
“We’re delighted to have been chosen as Elation’s new partner in Canada,” adds Randal Tucker, President at SFM. “Elation’s leading-edge products, combined with SFM’s reputation for unparalleled service and support, presents the opportunity to together take the Elation brand to the next level and beyond in the Canadian market.”
Blizzard Lighting LLC has announced Intellimix/AVL Media Group as its exclusive distributor for all of its products in Canada.
Steve Kosters of Intellimix states, “Since 1996, Intellimix Corp has been providing Canadian Sound and Lighting Dealers with some of the finest products on the market. Given our dedication to quality product lines that represent excellent value, we feel our new partnership with Blizzard Lighting is the logical step in our evolution to bring superior products to the Canadian marketplace. Blizzard has a fantastic assortment of innovative lighting products with real cost-performance value. Intellimix Corp is thrilled at the opportunity to partner with a dynamic, and fast growing company that understands the changing landscape of the lighting industry, as well as addressing our dealer’s needs for quality and value. We see a long and prosperous relationship with Blizzard Lighting in Canada.”
Intellimix Corp. has announced that it has been appointed the new exclusive Canadian distributor for the Avenview Video product line.
Avenview provides AV components and solutions for the industrial, corporate, medical, defence, entertainment, education, and retail sectors. Its products ranges include video walls, video processors, matrix AV switchers, video splitters, extenders, converters and scalers, KVM solutions, and home theater accessories.
Wireless lighting controls maker LumenRadio has announced A.C. Lighting as the exclusive distributor of the CRMX product portfolio in North America. The full LumenRadio product portfolio is now available to the A.C. Lighting customer base.
Showtech Distributors’ Michael Carattini & Microh President Rohan Persaud.
MICROH Group, a Canadian supplier of professional lighting and trussing solutions, has announced the appointment of Showtech Distributors as distributor for the U.S. market for its MICROH PRO, MICROH DJ, Motion Screens, and Tour Truss product lines.
Head of Showtech Distributors, Michael Carattini, has a wealth of experience in the lighting industry and has specialized in developing distribution channels and sales networks for over twenty years. He has worked with various manufacturers, including Coemar, Robe, Strong, and DTS, in positions from regional sales manager to president. Carattini was instrumental in the launch of Robe America in the early 2000s and led the company for several years.