Industry News

  • MJ acquire ESP Vision

    02 September 2011 MJ Event Gear recently acquired ESP Vision. After allowing Head Designer, Francois van der Merwe, a couple of weeks to get his head around the ...[Read more...]
  • Urgent appeal to Pay it Forward

    01 September 2011 Frikkie Heyneke   Say what you like, but this industry is often more like a family than anything else. We share late nights creating together, ...[Read more...]
  • More Parlotones

    24 August 2011   The Parlotones recently lift the roof at the Grand West Arena in Cape Town! An ecstatic audience of well over 4 000 fans were treated ...[Read more...]
  • Parlotones 3D

    22 August 2011   Sean Rosig from Synchronised was the lighting designer for Dragonflies & Astronauts, a rock theatre production developed complete with storyline, sets and characters revolving ...[Read more...]
  • Innibos 2011

    19 August 2011 Photo courtsy Lurina Fourie   A highlight on the arts and culture calendar is the Lowveld National Arts Festival, Innibos, held this year from 27 ...[Read more...]
  • Techrig 4 Clover

    18 August 2011   When Clover recently hosted their annual conference and gala dinner at Sun City, they called in the services of Techrig to provide the full ...[Read more...]
  • Namibian Awards

    18 August 2011   One can be forgiven, when thinking of Namibia, to imagine desert terrain, intense beauty and a landscape that  goes on forever. But google Windhoek, ...[Read more...]
  • Robe at PLASA

    18 August 2011 Robe – PLASA 2011 Preview : Stand 1-F47 Robe launches two important and unique new LED products at PLASA 2011 – the ROBIN 1200 LEDWash, and the ROBIN ...[Read more...]
  • MAJOR for JIMS

    08 August 2011 DWR Distribution introduced MAJOR to the industry at Mediatech. The fixtures are perfect for exhibitions and may be considered for the Johannesburg International Motor Show coming up in October – DWR ...[Read more...]
  • Dresses needed

    04 August 2011   Strike Productions are on the hunt for previously adored fabulous dresses, accessories etc to ensure that disadvantaged Matric girls get to go ...[Read more...]
  • Splitbeam is one

    02 August 2011   Congratulations to Gearhouse Splitbeam who are celebrating their first birthday.   A clearly proud (and rightly so), Alistair Kilbee, Managing Director of Gearhouse ...[Read more...]
  • DWR enjoys amazing Mediatech

    01 August 2011 Bob Schacherl (Vice President of Worldwide Sales & Marketing, Philips Vari-Lite), Duncan Riley (DWR) and George Masek (Product Marketing Manager, Philips Vari-Lite)   South Africa’s ...[Read more...]
  • Fun outside Mediatech

    28 July 2011 Memories of Mediatech, outside the show. Donatellos, Monte Casino           ...[Read more...]
  • Mediatech memories

    26 July 2011 Wow! What a time we had at Mediatech – thank you Simon and your helpful team. To our overseas guests, it was super to have you here ...[Read more...]
  • Before Mediatech: Meet Pete Floyd

    12 July 2011 Pete Floyd International Sales Manager LSC Lighting Systems (Aust) Pty Ltd     Meet our UK born Australian, Pete Floyd. We asked if he would be kind enough to ...[Read more...]
  • Before Mediatech: Meet Thierry P Fletcher

    12 July 2011 Thierry P Fletcher Sales Director MDG       We look forward to welcoming Thierry to South Africa. This will be his first visit to our country.     Dan asked: “Did you ...[Read more...]
  • Before Mediatech: Meet Bob Schacherl

    09 July 2011 Bob Schacherl Vice President of Worldwide Sales & Marketing Philips Vari-Lite       It is a privilege to have Bob Schacherl attending Mediatech this year that is not even two ...[Read more...]
  • Before Mediatech: Meet John Jones

    09 July 2011 John Jones Managing Director LTM (Lift Turn Move Ltd     We look forward to welcoming John back to South Africa.     Dan asked: “Did you plan ...[Read more...]
  • R10 000 up for grabs

    08 July 2011   Drop your business card into the “fish bowl” at the DWR Distribution stand (H17) at Mediatech, and you could stand a chance to win ...[Read more...]
  • Before Mediatech: Meet AJ

    07 July 2011 Alan “AJ” Jesse ESP Vision Director of Marketing & Support     From Vegas meet AJ, a man who is passionate about poker, flying and the industry. He will ...[Read more...]