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Martin Names Regional Sales Manager, Embarks on Road Show

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• April 19, 2010
AUSTIN, TX - Martin U.S. named Jeff Washburn regional sales manager for Martin's Central U.S. territory. Washburn, a 15-year lighting industry veteran, previously worked for Barco/High End Systems and LED Source. The company has also embarked on a 15-week, 15,000-mile Road Show tour that will see Martin personnel traveling to 30 cities across the country and holding over 120 events for local customers. Read More...

Peter Mayer Group Tours with Chauvet Rig

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• April 15, 2010
MARION, VA - Stewart Sound Inc. used an all-Chauvet rig to light the latest string of performances by The Peter Mayer Group featuring Peter Mayer of Jimmy Buffett's Coral Reefer Band. Read More...

Donations Still Being Sought for By Design Day 2010, Set for April 24

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• April 15, 2010
NEW YORK - By Design Day 2010, which is set to raise money for Behind the Scenes in the U.S. and Light Relief in the U.K., is April 24. To date, over 30 of the industry's top designers have pledged a day's royalties to the two charities. Read More...

Guangzhou International Lighting Exhibition Set for June 9-12

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• April 15, 2010
GUANGZHOU, China - The Guangzhou International Lighting Exhibition, Asia's longest running trade fair targeting lighting manufacturing developments, is celebrating its 15th edition. Organized by Guangzhou Guangya Messe Frankfurt Co Ltd, the fair will be held from June 9-12, 2010, at the China Import and Export Fair Pazhou Complex. Read More...

Trump Plaza Gets Rigging Control Makeover from J.R. Clancy

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• April 15, 2010
SYRACUSE, NY - After more than 20 years of rigging control system challenges, the showroom at Trump Plaza Casino Hotel in Atlantic City, N.J., has a new control system provided by J.R. Clancy, Inc. Read More...

Clark Transfer Steps Up with Challenge Grant for Long Reach Long Riders

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• April 14, 2010
NEW YORK-Clark Transfer will offer a $5,000.00 Challenge Grant for this year's Long Reach Long Rider charity ride. The grant, which will be divided between the ESTA Foundation's Behind the Scenes program and Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS, will be in place until the start of the ride in July. The Challenge Grant was issued at the USITT Conference in Kansas City, MO.
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Martin US Embarks on “Brighter World” Road Show

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• April 12, 2010
HOUSTON - Martin Professional, Inc. is hitting the road on a 15 week, 15,000-mile Road Show tour that will see Martin personnel traveling to 30 cities across the country and holding over 120 events for local customers. Read More...

ETCP Testing to Take Place at InfoComm 2010

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• April 12, 2010
LAS VEGAS - Entertainment Technician Certification Program (ETCP) Rigging-Arena and Entertainment examinations will be offered for the first time at InfoComm this year. The application deadline is set for May 7, 2010. Read More...

Tackling the Challenge of Building a Stadium on the Beach

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• April 12, 2010
MIAMI - For the 2010 Super Bowl Week festivities on South Beach, Florida, Direct TV hosted the 4th Annual Celebrity Beach Bowl, and Light Action Productions, with support from sister companies Applied Electronics and Staging Dimensions, tackled the challenge of building a stadium on the beach. Read More...

LRLR, ESTA Foundation Raise $6,677 at USITT for Behind the Scenes

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• April 8, 2010
KANSAS CITY, MO - The Long Reach Long Riders and The ESTA Foundation raised $6,677 to benefit the Behind the Scenes program through raffle ticket sales during the three-day USITT conference - more than $1,500 above last year's total. Read More...

Chaos Visual Supports Alicia Keys’ “Freedom” Tour

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• April 8, 2010
LOS ANGELES - Chaos Visual Productions is on the road with Alicia Keys' 2010 Freedom tour, which is promoting her 2009 album release, The Element of Freedom with tour stops in North America and Europe this spring. Read More...

iRigging App Gets First Update

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• April 8, 2010
SYRACUSE, NY-J. R. Clancy has updated its iRigging app-the Apple iPhone/iPod Touch app for rigging installers and operators. Users can now download a free app update. Read More...

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