On the Move

Morpheus Lights Names Keith Bennett National Sales Consultant

PLSN Staff •
  • On the Move
• March 28, 2011
LAS VEGAS - Morpheus Lights has named Keith Bennett national sales consultant. Bennett will sell Morpheus products and arc lamp modules and ballasts for Strand Selecon Pacific fixtures. He will also be responsible for redeveloping the Morpheus dealer network and will serve as a point of contact for Morpheus' ColorFader3 product upgrade program. Read More...

Chris Conte Named Vice President of Entertainment at Electrosonic

PLSN Staff •
  • On the Move
• March 28, 2011
BURBANK, CA - Electrosonic has promoted Chris Conte to vice president of entertainment, a position from which he will manage the company's Entertainment business worldwide, including the museum, theme park, visitor center and retail markets. Conte was formerly general manager of systems integration for North America and Asia. Read More...

Precise Corporate Staging Launches Entertainment Division Led by Gary Brunclik

PLSN Staff •
  • On the Move
• March 25, 2011
PHOENIX - Precise Corporate Staging (PCS) named Gary Brunclik head of its recently-formed entertainment division. Brunclik has been involved in the live entertainment industry since he started working for Clearwing Productions in the 1980s. He also worked as an audio engineer for eight years, working with Soul Asylum, Matthew Sweet, Five for Fighting, and the BoDeans, among others. He returned to Clearwing in 1995, where he managed live entertainment productions including Summerfest in Milwaukee. Read More...

DiCon Lighting Partners with Main Light Industries to Distribute FL5100B

PLSN Staff •
  • On the Move
• March 24, 2011
RICHMOND, CA - DiCon Lighting and Main Light Industries are teaming up to promote FiberLamp's flagship product, the FL5100B. Main Light Industries manufactures and rents a wide range of fiber optic-based products to the entertainment industry, and the FL5100B, recently added to Main Light's rental offerings, is being marketed as the LightStar Illuminator. Read More...

Staco Energy Products Names Mike Lewis Regional Sales Manager

PLSN Staff •
  • On the Move
• March 23, 2011
DAYTON, OH - Staco Energy Products Company named Michael Lewis central regional manager. Lewis, a graduate of the University of Illinois - Springfield with a BA in Accountancy, has more than 20 years of experience in the power quality industry, working as a regional sales manager for Electrical South and as a strategic account manager for MGE UPS Systems. Read More...

Creative Technology and JVR Launch CT Holland

PLSN Staff •
  • On the Move
• March 23, 2011
ROOSENDAAL, The Netherlands - JVR's newly-formed division, CT Holland, will be supported by Creative Technology's operations in London and Germany and will be led by Jeroen Jongenelen heading a team that includes Jeroen Boere, Willem Battes and Marion Cormeaux. Read More...

Clear-Com Names Richard Palmer Regional Sales Manager

PLSN Staff •
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• March 22, 2011
CAMBRIDGE, UK - Clear-Com named Richard Palmer regional sales manager for Southern Europe and Africa, where he will be responsible for maintaining key dealer and reseller relationships while pursuing and cultivating new sales opportunities. Read More...

ETC Licenses Patented Technology to Philips

PLSN Staff •
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• March 21, 2011
MIDDLETON, WI - Electronic Theatre Controls, Inc. (ETC) has licensed patented technology to Koninklijke Philips Electronics N.V. (Philips). This license covers ETC technology described by U.S. Patent 6,932,491 (and foreign counterparts) utilized by Philips in their FastFit and MiniFastFit range of entertainment lamps. Read More...

Alcorn McBride Marks 25th Anniversary

PLSN Staff •
  • On the Move
• March 21, 2011
ORLANDO - Alcorn McBride, Inc., makers of show control, audio and video equipment for the theme-park industry, marked 25 years recently and revamped its website at alcorn.com. The company was founded in 1986 by CEO Steve Alcorn, who maintains his leadership role. Read More...

All Access Staging & Productions Adds Brian Sullivan, Acquires Equipment from B & R Scenery

PLSN Staff •
  • On the Move
• March 16, 2011
LOS ANGLES, CA – All Access Staging & Productions consortium of companies announces the addition of Brian Sullivan, formerly of B & R Scenery. Sullivan joins the All Access team as a consultant and engineer. Additionally, All Access has acquired the equipment previously operated by B & R Scenery, including a wide selection of electro-mechanical lifts and effects.
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Strong Entertainment Lighting Announces Teletec as its Exclusive Distributor for Mexico

PLSN Staff •
  • On the Move
• March 16, 2011
( from left to right ) Jose J. Lopez, Televisa; Jerry Colmenero, Oso Colmenero; Eduardo Morena, Teletec
MEXICO CITY - Jerry Colmenero, Strong's independent representative for Latin America,  has established Teletec as Strong Entertainment Lighting's distributor for Mexico.  "Teletec has continuously proven itself as a strong player in the theatrical and television studio lighting market and with their ShowCo division they have also expanded into touring production supply, for Strong this is ultimately the best choice."  Says Jerry Colmenero. Read More...

Dr. Larry Meixner Named President & CEO of Sharp Laboratories of America

PLSN Staff •
  • On the Move
• March 15, 2011
CAMAS, WA – Sharp Laboratories of America (SLA) announced that Dr. D. Laurence Meixner has been named President and Chief Executive Officer.  Situated in Camas, Washington and founded in 1995, SLA is Sharp’s U.S. research and development facility.  In his new position, Dr. Meixner is responsible for all of Sharp’s U.S.-based R&D initiatives. Read More...
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