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Al Ridella and Brian Friborg
Al Ridella and Brian Friborg

4Wall Promotes Al Ridella, Hires Brian Friborg

Nook Schoenfeld
On the Move

MOONACHIE, NJ - Al Ridella, who led 4Wall’s New York location as general manager for the previous three years, has been promoted to national sales manager.  To fill the vacancy created by Ridella’s new role, the company has added experienced industry executive Brian Friborg to the role of 4Wall New York GM. Ridella is pictured here on the left, and Friborg is pictured here on the right.

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Jeff Pelzl, Scott Kinnebrew and Sean Hoey
Jeff Pelzl, Scott Kinnebrew and Sean Hoey

High End Systems Announces Promotions for Jeff Pelzl, Scott Kinnebrew and Sean Hoey

Nook Schoenfeld
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AUSTIN, TX. - Following the release of the SolaSpot Pro 1000 and SolaWash FX 1000 luminaires at the recent Pro Light & Sound Exhibition, High End Systems has announced several key promotions within their sales and management teams. Jeff Pelzl has been promoted to General Manager of High End Systems; a 26 year veteran of the company, Pelzl has worked in numerous roles within the organization throughout his tenure, most recently in marketing management and as Sales Manager for the Pacific Rim territory.

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Creative Stage Lighting logo

Elation Products Now Available Through Creative Stage Lighting

Nook Schoenfeld
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NORTH CREEK, NY — Creative Stage Lighting has announced that Elation Professional’s extensive product line is now available to Creative Stage Lighting customers. Elation Professional’s products include a wide range of products including LED moving heads, Video and LED screens, as well as conventional fixtures for broadcast, television, and theatrical applications.

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Cory Froke
Cory Froke

Cory Froke joins Green Hippo as Hippotizer Product Specialist

Nook Schoenfeld
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CAMARILLO, CA - Green Hippo added Cory Froke to the Green Hippo U.S. team Froke, based in Burbank, CA, will work as Product Specialist for Green Hippo. Froke brings experience in both lighting and AV to Green Hippo, having previously worked at PRG Nocturne / PRG Concert Touring, Chaos Visual Productions, DWP Live and Entertainment Lighting Services (ELS).

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Nashville Skyline
Nashville Skyline

Solotech Opens Nashville Office

Nook Schoenfeld
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NASHVILLE —Solotech announced April 18 that it has opened a new office in Nashville, TN. Led by Paul Owen, the office will develop new business opportunities in international touring and special events. Owen, who comes to Solotech from Thunder Audio, will work with Lee Moro, who joined Solotech as senior project director for tours and special events in Sept. 2014. Solotech also noted that Dianna Mariotti will work at the Nashville location as an administrative assistant.

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Joshua Alemany
Joshua Alemany

Joshua Alemany Joins Rose Brand as Director of Products

Nook Schoenfeld
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SECAUCUS, NJ - Joshua Alemany, a long time veteran of theatre production and the entertainment industry, has joined Rose Brand as Director of Products.  Working alongside the sales, marketing and product teams, Alemany will spearhead efforts to bring new and innovative products to design and production professionals everywhere.

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Jason Osterman Joins Altman Lighting
Jason Osterman Joins Altman Lighting

Jason Osterman Joins Altman Lighting

Nook Schoenfeld
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YONKERS, NY - Altman Lighting announced that Jason Osterman has joined the company as Global Specifications Manager. Osterman will work with large scale specification accounts to support design efforts, perform product training sessions and generate Altman Lighting based project specifications. Prior to joining Altman Lighting, Osterman served as a Senior Consultant for Theatre Projects London where he has worked for the last eight years. He has also worked as a technician with the English National Opera and as a Production Specialist with Vincent Lighting Systems.

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4Wall logo

4Wall Acquires Assets of Shadowstone, Inc.

Nook Schoenfeld
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MOONACHIE, NJ - 4Wall Entertainment Lighting, a national provider of stage and theatrical lighting services, has reached an agreement to acquire the assets of media, film, and entertainment lighting provider Shadowstone Inc.

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New A.C.T. Enterprises, LLC Opens Up Shop in Seattle

Nook Schoenfeld
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SEATTLE - Alan Crawshaw, formerly the owner and principle product designer of A.C.T. Enterprises, Inc. is opening his new company in Seattle, WA called New A.C.T. Enterprises, LLC with the launch of the Bolt Head Capture Tool, a new truss tool.

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