Winnipeg Ready to Host CITT Rendez-vous 2016

Thursday, July 21st, 2016

01 Rendez-vousRendez-vous 2016, CITT’s annual trade show and conference, will be heading to the Centennial Concert Hall in Winnipeg, MB from Aug. 18-20.

Organizers say this year’s event will feature a new schedule for the trade show with visiting hours over a two-day span on Thursday and Friday. Corporate Day with the new Product Show ‘n Tell Breakfast will kick off the Thursday morning. The Education Forum and Roadhouse Roundtable discussion are scheduled for Friday and Professional Development Day will take place on Saturday. The annual general meeting will return to an AGM Luncheon on Friday.

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A.C.T. Lighting Now Distributing Eurotruss In North America

Tuesday, February 23rd, 2016

Eurotruss has named A.C.T Lighting, Inc. as the exclusive distributor of its family of products in North America.  Eurotruss is one of the leading suppliers of aluminum truss systems worldwide.  Its new Knoxville, TN facility supplies North American customers with plated, spigotted, and conical truss plus a full line of roof systems, wind-up stands, stage decks, barriers, and rigging gear.

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ACT Lighting Canada Now Distributing Robert Juliat

Tuesday, January 12th, 2016

34740.0.mainRobert Juliat has announced the appointment of ACT Lighting Canada its new exclusive distributor in Canada, following the conclusion of a relationship with MDG which has chosen to focus on developing its own brand. The new arrangement with ACT Lighting took effect on Jan. 1, 2016.

“We have worked with ACT Lighting in the USA for the past year and have been exceedingly happy with the relationship that has formed between our companies in this region,” says Robert Juliat CEO, Francois Juliat. “It is a logical transition for ACT CANADA to take on our distribution in Canada following MDG’s decision to cease all distribution of other brands. ACT Lighting has offices in Toronto as well as Los Angeles and New York and we are confident the new arrangements in Canada will prove as successful as those in the USA.”

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Absen LED Partners with SC Media Canada

Thursday, November 12th, 2015

SC AbsenSC Media Canada will serve as the exclusive Canadian distributor for all Absen LED products.

Located on its 30-acre southeast China facility, Absen is in the center of the tech-manufacturing base with a monthly capacity of over 75 million LEDs.

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ATEN Technology Partners with EIKI International as North American Distributor

Friday, September 11th, 2015
ATEN’s Lewis Washington (left) & EIKI’s Steve Rubery.

ATEN’s Lewis Washington (left) & EIKI’s Steve Rubery.

ATEN Technology, a designer and manufacturer of connectivity and management solutions, has named EIKI International as its North American Distributor for its VanCryst Professional A/V product line.

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i-Pix Announces American Distributor for Db1

Friday, September 11th, 2015

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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.

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A.C.T Lighting Now Distributing ImageCue

Wednesday, June 10th, 2015
Bill Gallinghouse

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.”

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MuxLab Names Techni+Contact As Its Canadian Distributor

Tuesday, June 9th, 2015
Techni+Contact's Julie Legault

Techni+Contact’s Julie Legault

MuxLab has announced the addition Techni+Contact Canada as its newest Canadian distributor it expand its presence across Canada.

“MuxLab’s longstanding reputation for reliable Pro AV products complements our existing lines to offer our extensive dealer network complete audio-video solutions,” says Julie Legault, VP Operations for Techni+Contact.

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Le Maitre USA the North American Distributor of TBF Pyrotec Range

Friday, February 27th, 2015

TBF Fountain FlameLe 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.

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SF Marketing New Elation Professional Distributor in Canada

Wednesday, February 25th, 2015
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(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.”

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