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Atomic Lighting Rebrands as Beame

Nook Schoenfeld
On the Move

LITITZ, PA – Atomic Lighting, which had partnered for seven years with the Atomic design firm based in Lititz, PA, is changing its name to Beame. Under its new moniker, Lititz-based Beame will continue to provide lighting, rigging, and production services to the live event industry.

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Super Trouper followspot
Super Trouper followspot

Syncrolite Purchases Strong Lighting Assets

Nook Schoenfeld
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DALLAS, TX and OMAHA, NE – Syncrolite, LLC and Ballantyne Strong Inc. announced that the assets associated with Ballantyne Strong’s lighting business have been sold to Syncrolite.  Effective Dec. 21, 2015 Syncrolite has assumed all operations, sales and support associated with Ballantyne Strong, including the company's Super Trouper followspots, pictured here.

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Middle Atlantic Names Scott Lowder Senior Product Manager of Power

Nook Schoenfeld
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FAIRFIELD, NJ— Middle Atlantic Products named Scott Lowdersenior product manager, power. In this position, Lowder is responsible for the category's long-term sales strategy, optimization of profitability, and growth. Prior to joining Middle Atlantic, Lowder served as a product manager at ASSA ABLOY and has held senior positions in operations, engineering, and project management at ASSA ABLOY, Sargent Manufacturing, Ingersoll Rand, and Crown Holdings.

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RM Multimedia’s Ermanno Tontini and Marco Bartolini
RM Multimedia’s Ermanno Tontini and Marco Bartolini

Robert Juliat Names New Distributors for Canada and Italy in 2016

Nook Schoenfeld
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PARIS - Robert Juliat named two new distributors at the start of 2016: A.C.T Canada (for Canada) and RM Multimedia (for Italy). Robert Juliat termed the agreement with A.C.T Canada as a natural extension of its relationship with A.C.T Lighting in the U.S., and also noted that the company's use of MDG as a distributor in Canada concluded on Jan. 1, 2016. Pictured here are Ermanno Tontini and Marco Bartolini from Robert Juliat’s new Italian distributor, RM Multimedia.

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Atomic Opens Office in Tokyo
Atomic Opens Office in Tokyo

Atomic Opens Office in Tokyo

Nook Schoenfeld
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LITITZ, PA – Atomic announced a new Rental Solutions office in Tokyo, Japan. The design company has been active in Japan since 1992. Now the Rental Solutions team is stoked to establish an office in Tokyo with longtime client and now partner, the Shimizu Group.

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Justin Hammond and Thomas Clements
Justin Hammond and Thomas Clements

Maestra London is Launched

Nook Schoenfeld
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DUBAI and LONDON - Dubai based event production specialist Maestra announced an independently owned London venture, Maestra London, which opened Jan. 4, 2016. It's headed by industry veteran Justin Hammond. Hammond is pictured here with Dubai office head Thomas Clements.

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USITT logo
USITT logo

USITT Election Results: Six New Directors Chosen

Nook Schoenfeld
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SALT LAKE CITY - Six technical theatre professionals were elected to USITT’s Board of Directors in online voting this month. Two board members were re- elected and four new members won seats on USITT’s 29-member board for three-year terms beginning July 1, 2016.

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Acolyte LED Promotes Scott Vontobel to COO

Nook Schoenfeld
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NEW YORK - In an effort to unify all of the offices and employees around the world, Acolyte LED promoted Scott Vontobel to Chief Operating Officer. He is now in charge of all global operations of Acolyte Worldwide, United States, Acolyte Asia (China and Hong Kong), Dubai, Australia and New Zealand.

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