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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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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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d3 Technologies Names Matthew Cotter Technical Sales Specialist. Cotter is pictured here (at right) with Hans Beijer.
d3 Technologies Names Matthew Cotter Technical Sales Specialist. Cotter is pictured here (at right) with Hans Beijer.

d3 Technologies Names Matthew Cotter Technical Sales Specialist

Nook Schoenfeld
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LOS ANGELES – d3 Technologies named Matthew Cotter Technical Sales Specialist based on the U.S. West Coast.  Cotter has been a lighting director and media programmer for the past 15 years, primarily working in television and on theme park spectaculars.  He shared an Emmy Award for “Outstanding Lighting Design/Lighting Direction for a Variety Series” with his colleagues for “Dancing with the Stars” in 2014.

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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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Ryhaan Williams
Ryhaan Williams

Riedel Names Ryhaan Williams VP of Sales for Eastern U.S.

Nook Schoenfeld
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WUPPERTAL, Germany— Riedel Communications named Ryhaan Williams vice president of sales, eastern U.S. In this role, Williams will be tasked with strengthening existing relationships and creating new strategic alliances for the eastern region in addition to expanding sports markets nationally.

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Roland Vice President Marketing, Chris Halon
Roland Vice President Marketing, Chris Halon

Roland Corporation U.S. Promotes Chris Halon to Vice President, Marketing

Sharon Paquette Lose
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LOS ANGELES — Roland Corporation U.S. is pleased to announce the promotion of Chris Halon to Vice President, Marketing. Most recently, Halon served as Director of Marketing Communications for Roland U.S. In his new role, he will continue to head all marketing efforts in the U.S. for both the Roland and BOSS brands, as well as lead a team of Global Content creators throughout the worldwide network of Roland offices to support the expanding reach of the Roland brand.

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Ryan Schroeter
Ryan Schroeter

PRG Names Ryan Schroeter Chief Financial Officer

Nook Schoenfeld
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NEW YORK — Production Resource Group LLC, (PRG), which recently announced that Chief Financial Officer/Chief of Asset Strategy Scott Hansen will focus on the asset side of PRG’s business, noted the appointment of Ryan Schroeter, pictured here, as Chief Financial Officer.

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Jaime Friedstadt Joins Chauvet
Jaime Friedstadt Joins Chauvet

Jaime Friedstadt Joins Chauvet

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Jaime Friedstadt Joins Chauvet

SUNRISE, FLORIDA  -- Chauvet announces the appointment of  Jaime Friedstadt as Director of Business Development & Marketing for Hispanic Markets for the company’s CHAUVET Professional and Iluminarc divisions. Prior to joining Chauvet, Friedstadt was International Sales Manager of Philips Entertainment. Having been with that company since 2001, he managed Latin American sales of all Philips Entertainment brands, including Vari-Lite, Strand Lighting, Selecon and Showline. Earlier in his career, he was Latin American Sales Manager of Hubbell Lighting.

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