NEXO Appoints Jean Mullor As New CEO

George Petersen

PLAILLY, France — NEXO enters 2015 with a new CEO, as Jean Mullor takes over the reins at the leading French loudspeaker manufacturer. Yoshi Tsugawa, who has guided the company for the past three and a half years, is returning to Japan, where he takes up new responsibilities as the General Manager for Band & Orchestra products in the MI & Audio Sales and Marketing Group of Yamaha Corporation.

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Texas Venue Makes Use of ArKaos PRO MediaMaster PRO 4.0

Frank Hammel

ADDISON, TX - The Addison Theatre Centre, home of the WaterTower Theatre, has invested in ArKaos MediaMaster Pro 4.0 software which it recently used on the WaterTower Theatre Company's production of Bonnie and Clyde. Founded in 1996, the multi-awarding-winning WaterTower Theatre is a not-for-profit professional theatre company that produces six main stage shows each season alongside award-winning educational and community outreach programs.

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The Marriott Theatre Goes Digital with DiGiCo SD7T

Frank Hammel

LINCOLNSHIRE, IL — The Marriott Theatre in this Chicago suburb is one of the most subscribed musical theatre company in the U.S., and a new DiGiCo SD7T console is ensuring that its sound is every bit as top rate as the shows that are produced there year-round. Robert Gilmartin, The Marriott Theatre’s resident sound designer, decided that the SD7T would be best for the venue’s needs after conducting research and consulting with other theatrical sound designers and engineers. Gilmartin is pictured here (left) with sound engineer James Guess and the new console.

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NYC Production of "The Oldest Boy" Gets Support from Masque Sound

Frank Hammel

NEW YORK – The Oldest Boy, which made its debut at Lincoln Center Theater’s Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater Nov. 3, is using audio gear specified by sound designer Darron L West and supplied by Masque Sound. The Meyer Sound speaker package includes UPA-1P loudspeakers for the mains, a variety of UPMs for fills, UPJ-1Ps for the center ring and USW-1P subwoofers. Masque Sound also provided a Yamaha DM1k console and DPA 4021, 4022 and 4061 mics.

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