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Changing Roles

  • SGM Names Chris Barker Specifications Manager for Installs

    Stage Directions | Changing RolesIndustry News | January 23, 2020SGM Lighting named Chris Barker Specifications Manager for Installs. In this newly created role, Barker will be reporting directly to Doug Tuttrup, VP of Sales for Installs, and working with the permanent installation team, bringing energy, experience and passion to assist consultants, integrators, representatives, and specifiers in bringing designs and projects to life. Filippo Frigeri, Managing […] Read More...
  • Riedel North America Names Ernesto de la Torre Sales Manager, Western US

    Stage Directions | Changing Roles | January 22, 2020Riedel Communications named Ernesto de la Torre regional sales manager, Western U.S. He will report to Rich Zabel, vice president of sales for Riedel Communications North America. Read More...
  • Draper Names New President

    Stage Directions | Changing Roles | January 22, 2020Draper, Inc., has announced a new company president. Chris Broome becomes only the fifth president in the company’s 118-year history after John Pidgeon stepped down following 15 years in the role. Broome continues the Draper tradition of family ownership and management. He is the cousin of John Pidgeon and son of vice president of manufacturing […] Read More...
  • Barbizon Lighting Company Appoints New Chief Financial Officer

    Stage Directions | Changing RolesIndustry News | January 10, 2020Barbizon Lighting Company (Barbizon) started the new year by announcing Shen-Hsin Hung joined the Entertainment Lighting and Systems Integration company as its new Chief Financial Officer (CFO), effective January 6, 2020. Hung joins the Barbizon Lighting Company with over 25-years as a financial and operational executive in the media and entertainment industry, including the likes […] Read More...
  • Boston Conservatory at Berklee Announces Patsy Collins Bandes as Chair of Theater

    Stage Directions | Changing RolesIndustry News | January 3, 2020Boston Conservatory at Berklee has made an exciting appointment in the theater division, Patsy Collins Bandes will serve as its new chair. She reports to Dean of Theater Scott Edmiston. Read More...
  • Luis Varona Joins Chauvet Team

    Stage Directions | Changing Roles | December 30, 2019Keeping pace with the ever-increasing demand for its products in the Caribbean and Central America, Chauvet has added highly regarded lighting specialist Luis Varona to its team. Varona, who has spent over 15 years as an executive at leading companies in the region, joins Chauvet as Business Development Manager for the Caribbean and Central America. […] Read More...
  • Adam Hayward Appointed General Manager of Vincent Lighting – Cincinnati

    Stage Directions | Changing Roles | December 11, 2019Vincent Lighting Systems (VLS) is pleased to announce that Adam Hayward has been named General Manager of its Cincinnati office. Based in Erlanger, KY, this location provides rental and production services, product sales, and systems integration sales and service for entertainment and architectural lighting and rigging installations in southern Ohio, Indiana, Kentucky, and Tennessee. Read More...
  • Lectrosonics Appoints Blair Johnson and Nicholas Mariano as Regional Representatives

    Stage Directions | Changing Roles | December 11, 2019Lectrosonics, the manufacturer of wireless microphone systems and audio processing products for the film, broadcast, theater, music, and installed sound markets, is pleased to announce the appointments of two new U.S. regional representatives, Blair Johnson in the Northeast and Nicholas Mariano in the Southeast. Read More...
  • Brian Kite Named Interim Dean at The UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television

    Stage Directions | Changing Roles | December 6, 2019The UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television (UCLA TFT) announces that Brian Kite has been named interim dean beginning January 1, 2020. Kite currently serves as the special academic senior associate dean at the School and chair of the Department of Theater. He begins his term on January 1, 2020, after current Dean Teri Schwartz steps down on December 31, 2019. Read More...
  • Waves Audio Appoints Greg Kopchinski as Live and Install Product Manager

    Stage Directions | Changing Roles | November 26, 2019Waves Audio, developer of professional audio signal processing technologies and leading maker of audio plugins for mixing, music production, mastering, sound design, broadcast, post-production and live sound, has appointed Greg Kopchinski as Live and Install Product Manager, further developing Waves’ live and commercial AV products. Read More...
  • Ayrton Welcomes Chris Lose and Jonas Stenvinkel

    Stage Directions | Changing Roles | November 19, 2019Ayrton is very excited to welcome two new colleagues to its sales team. Chris Lose takes the role of Ayrton’s new Designer Relations Manager and will be based in North America. Jonas Stenvinkel is Ayrton’s new Director of Strategic Development and based in London. Both positions commence with immediate effect. Read More...
  • Brad Ward Joins Auerbach Pollock Friedlander

    Stage Directions | Changing Roles | October 29, 2019Auerbach Pollock Friedlander welcomes Brad Ward, CTS-D, to the firm. Brad is an award-winning theatrical sound designer and composer with more than 25 years of professional theatre and consulting experience. He was Associate Sound Designer for Choir Boy with Fitz Patton who received the 2019 Tony Award for Best Sound Design for a Play. Read More...
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