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Cover It Up Moves to Expanded Facility in U.K.

PLSN Staff •
  • On the Move
• October 26, 2009
LONDON — Drapes specialist Cover It Up has moved. The new location, in Camberwell, south east London, gives the company expanded warehouse and office space, a reflection, says Rhys Sion, of the relative economy of using soft goods as an alternative to alternate staging elements. Read More...

Cast BlackBox Announces Ubisense Partnership, International Patent

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  • On the Move
• October 26, 2009
TORONTO — Cast Software announced that Ubisense will serve as a partner for BlackBox. Separately, the company also noted that it had received confirmation of International Patent PCT/CA2009/001225 for its BlackBox system and method for realtime environment tracking and coordination. Read More...

Mark Nash Named Full Compass President

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  • On the Move
• October 16, 2009
MADISON, WI — Full Compass Systems announced the recent promotion of Mark Nash as their new company President.  At the company’s ribbon cutting for their new building, with employees, friends, and government officials in attendance, Jonathan Lipp presented Nash with the position of president, promoting him from his former executive vice president role. Read More...

Meyers Named Account Executive at Event Tech

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• October 14, 2009
BALTIMORE, MD — Event Tech named Jeremy Meyers account executive.  Meyers comes to Event Tech after 13 years at Entertainment Sound Production, where he started as a system tech and monitor engineer and worked his way up to be the lead account executive. Read More...

GLP Opens North American Office, Led by Mark Ravenhill

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• October 13, 2009
TORRANCE, CA — GLP announced a new office serving the North American market, to be led by Mark Ravenhill, who will retain his position as GLP’s director of global key players. Elation Professional will remain GLP’s distributor for the Impression range. Read More...

Creative Technology Names Carbenia Business Development Manager

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  • On the Move
• October 8, 2009
ORLANDO — Creative Technology named Michael Carbenia Business Development Manager. A 30-year industry veteran, Carbenia spent 17 years with Total Audio Visual Services (TAVS), holding various management positions in both sales and operations for their event staging division. Read More...

Reed Rigging Adds Shawn Nolan to Staff

PLSN Staff •
  • On the Move
• October 8, 2009
CHICAGO — Reed Rigging, Inc. added Shawn Nolan, PE, to their staff. Nolan has worked as a structural and consulting engineer for the past 15 years, with a total of 30 years of entertainment industry experience.  Read More...

Analog Way Names Facon Worldwide Marketing & Communications/Customer Service Director

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• October 6, 2009
PARIS — Analog Way named Franck Facon worldwide marketing and communication/customer service director. Facon had been the company’s sales manager for the French market from 2002 to 2008. He also served as project manager for some of the company’s marketing initiatives. Read More...

Trevor Gooch Joins The Lighting Design Group

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• September 25, 2009
NEW YORK, NY — The Lighting Design Group has announced that Trevor Gooch has joined its staff as a full time gaffer and production electrician.  Gooch had previously worked as a freelance gaffer and electrician with LDG for such projects such as the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing, the relight of the QVC Studios in Westchester, Penn. and the 2008 Election Plaza at Rockefeller Center.  Read More...

Berger Appointed Broadcast Product Manager of Vaddio

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  • On the Move
• September 23, 2009
MINNEAPOLIS, MN — Vaddio named Andrew Berger as its broadcast product manager. Vaddio has more than 20 years experience in the broadcast industry with technical, business, marketing and product development experience. In his new role, Berger will identify market needs in the broadcast industry and be responsible for implementing Vaddio's broadcast products and channel strategy. Read More...

Norcostco Opens New Location Led by Hirsch

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  • On the Move
• September 22, 2009
COLORADO SPRINGS, CO — Norcostco Inc., a theatrical design, sales and supply company, opened a new project design and sales office in Colorado Springs, Colo. to better serve their clients in Southern Colorado, New Mexico, and Arizona. The location will be run by Derry D. Hirsch, who has been the head of outside sales and design for over seven years at the Minneapolis home office. Read More...

Arup Names Robert Young Senior Theatre Consultant

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  • On the Move
• September 22, 2009
LOS ANGELES — Arup has named Robert Young senior theatre consultant. He will lead West Coast theatre design operations from Arup’s Los Angeles office.  Read More...

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