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John Wallace
John Wallace

SLX Names John Wallace Managing Director

Nook Schoenfeld
On the Move

BRISTOL, U.K. - SLX named John Wallace managing director. Wallace will be based at SLX's head office in Bristol, U.K. He will lead a team dedicated to servicing a wide range of customers within the theatre, broadcast and event markets.

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Evolve Media

Evolve Media Group Announces New Location In Las Vegas

Nook Schoenfeld
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ORLANDO, FL — After expanding its Southeast reach from Orlando, Florida, to Atlanta, Georgia, just a few short years ago, Evolve Media Group has grown again, opening a third location in one of the busiest convention destinations in the world, Las Vegas, Nevada. “We’ve always served a broad US market, but West Coast destinations were always slightly challenging,” said Tyler Mayne, CEO of Evolve Media Group.  “With Evolve West Coast now open in Las Vegas, the sky’s the limit.”

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Wade Williams joins Altman
Wade Williams joins Altman

Wade Williams Joins Altman Lighting

Nook Schoenfeld
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YONKERS, NY - Altman Lighting is pleased to announce that Wade Williams has joined the Altman team in the role of Southern Regional Sales Manager. Wade will manage Altman Lighting sales in Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, Louisiana, Tennessee, Mississippi, Alabama, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Florida and Puerto Rico. 

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ADB Acquired by Osram/Clay Paky
ADB Acquired by Osram/Clay Paky

Osram/Clay Paky Acquires France-Based ADB Lighting Technologies

Nook Schoenfeld
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MUNICH, Germany and SAINT-QUENTIN, France - Osram purchased ADB TTV SAS, also known as ADB Lighting Technologies, on Aug. 3, and will run the company going forward as part of its Clay Paky lighting subsidiary. ADB, founded in Belgium in 1920, ran as a family business until 1987 when it was acquired by the Siemens Group. Under Siemens, it expanded from a maker of digital dimmers, memory control systems and condenser optics for theatre spotlights and emerged as a broadline manufacturer with facilities in Belgium and France,and a sales unit in Germany. Christian Léonard, then General Manager of ADB-TTV France, led a management buyout in late 2002. The company is now based in Saint-Quentin, with R&D, Product Engineering, Marketing and International Sales still located in Belgium.

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MTN BOX Spektrum Series Cases
MTN BOX Spektrum Series Cases

Mountain Productions Names Lejan Dealer Representative in Netherlands for MTN BOX Cases

Nook Schoenfeld
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WILKES-BARRE, PA - Mountain Productions named Lejan as its dealer representative for the MTN BOX line of cases in Europe. Based in the Netherlands, Lejan has been proding a variety of flight cases, bags, and transport cases for 80 years. Pictured here are the MTN BOX Spectrum Series Large (LG) and Small (SM) road cases.

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Bram de Clerck
Bram de Clerck

Bram de Clerck Joins Robe

Nook Schoenfeld
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BELGIUM - Bram de Clerck has joined Robe Lighting s.r.o. as business development manager for Touring, TV & Live Events. He comes to Robe from Controllux BVBA, a distributor of professional lighting equipment with offices in the Netherlands and Belgium, and will continue to be dealing with key customers and lighting and visual designers and specifiers based in Belgium, the Netherlands and surrounding areas.

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From left, Nick Abel, director of ELS, and Alex Mair, managing director of Lexair.
From left, Nick Abel, director of ELS, and Alex Mair, managing director of Lexair.

Australia-Based Lexair Teams Up with New Zealand's Entertainment Lighting Solutions

Nook Schoenfeld
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SYDNEY and AUCKLAND - Lexair Entertainment, based in the Sydney suburb of Macquarie Park  NSW, announced a joint venture with New Zealand based Entertainment Lighting Solutions (ELS). The new venture is called Lexair New Zealand. Pictured here, from left, are Nick Abel, director of ELS, and Alex Mair, managing director of Lexair.

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