On the Move

Dan Gerstenhaber, Senior Associate, Joins Available Light

PLSN Staff •
  • On the Move
• September 27, 2010
SALEM, MA - Steven Rosen, president of Available Light, announced that Dan Gerstenhaber has joined the firm. Gerstenhaber, along with principal Bill Kadra, will be responsible for operating the special event and trade show division of Available Light. Read More...

Vickers Joins LMG as Account Executive

PLSN Staff •
  • On the Move
• September 23, 2010
ORLANDO, FL - LMG, Inc. recently hired Johnny Vickers as an account executive in the firm's Orlando headquarters. Vickers will handle sales, project management and account coordination for LMG's show technology division. Read More...

Robe Lighting Inc. Moves, Adds Jerry Seay to Sales Team, Prepares to Bring “Green” Focus to LDI

PLSN Staff •
  • On the Move
• September 23, 2010
COOPER CITY, FL - Robe Lighting Inc. has moved its U.S. headquarters in Florida to a new base in Cooper City. The facility, located near transportation hubs, has a climate control system to safeguard components from excessive humidity. Read More...

CSL Named North American Distributor for VMB Towerlift Line

PLSN Staff •
  • On the Move
• September 23, 2010
NORTH CREEK, NY - Creative Stage Lighting has been named exclusive distributor of the VMB Towerlift range of products in North America. The New York based company will offer sales, service, and support for the full range of VMB lift products, including the Classic, Pro, TL, GS, and PIRAM series of lifts and towers. Read More...

Tina Melholt Celebrates 25 Years at Martin Professional

PLSN Staff •
  • On the Move
• September 23, 2010
AARHUS, Denmark - Martin Professional customer care coordinator Tina Melholt, celebrated 25 years with the company. Melholt ranks as the longest-serving employee at the Danish-based lighting manufacturer. She started in 1985 when Martin was called dp electronic A/S and produced only amplifiers and a smoke machine. Read More...

Branam Enterprises Names Richard Ocean Director, Sales and Marketing

PLSN Staff •
  • On the Move
• September 21, 2010
COMPTON, CA - Branam Enterprises named Richard Ocean director, sales and marketing. Ocean, whose lighting design credits include This is Spinal Tap and the original Tommy, the Rock Opera, toured with acts including Aerosmith, Boston, J. Geils, and Ted Nugent before forming Ocean, Rose & Associates. Read More...

Riedel Expands Product Management, International Sales Teams

PLSN Staff •
  • On the Move
• September 13, 2010
WUPPERTAL, Germany - Riedel Communications recently expanded its product management and international sales teams, adding Henning Kaltheuner and Óscar Mezquita. Read More...

Live Technologies Names Jeff German Business Development Associate

PLSN Staff •
  • On the Move
• September 13, 2010
COLUMBUS, OH - Live Technologies, LLC, an event planning and AV firm, has named Jeff German business development associate. German had been operations manager at TechArt Productions. German will be in charge of managing and increasing the company's network of sales opportunities beyond the scope of current clients. Read More...

Aldo Kamper to Succeed Osram Opto Semiconductors’ Retiring Dr. Rudiger Muller

PLSN Staff •
  • On the Move
• September 10, 2010
SUNNYVALE, CA - Osram Opto Semiconductors announced that as of Oct. 1, 2010, Aldo Kamper will succeed Dr. Rüdiger Müller who, after heading the optoelectronic semiconductor business for 22 years at Osram and formerly at Siemens, is retiring.  Read More...

Enttec Opens U.S.-Based Facility

PLSN Staff •
  • On the Move
• September 7, 2010
DURHAM, NC - Melbourne, Australia-based Enttec Pty Ltd began offering a range of lighting control systems in the U.S. five years ago. This summer, the company opened its first North American facility. Read More...

Prolyte and Litestructures Announce Merger

PLSN Staff •
  • On the Move
• September 7, 2010
LONDON - Prolyte Products Group, based in the Netherlands, and UK-based Litestructures announced an agreement to merge their businesses. The new, merged company will operate under the banner of Prolyte Products Group. Read More...

Alfred Vallaster Joins Anolis

PLSN Staff •
  • On the Move
• September 7, 2010
ROZNOV P. R., Czech Republic - Anolis named Alfred Vallaster International business development manager. Vallaster has over 25 years of lighting industry experience, working with Zumbotel, WILA and TIR Systems, among others. Read More...
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