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Electrosonic Names Todd Miller Vice President of Control Rooms

Todd Miller

Todd Miller

Electrosonic has announced that Todd Miller has been named Vice President of Control Rooms. Miller will take charge of the control room business worldwide; he previously headed the company’s service business in North America.

Electrosonic’s control room business offers complete turnkey solutions that focus on organizing and displaying information originating from various sources. It is a business that relies heavily on understanding the client’s workflow and being able to match the technology with the ergonomic and functional requirements of the user.

Miller believes his promotion to head the company’s control room business is a “natural segue” from his previous post. “I understand the customer’s needs; I’ve been on the frontline with them,” he says. “I understand where they’re going and how to build a future with them and Electrosonic. From simple more

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Firehouse Productions Deploys HARMAN Crown-powered JBL VERTEC® System For Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony

Providing sound reinforcement for a star-studded event featuring some of the biggest names in rock and roll, Red Hook, New York-based Firehouse Productions supplied Crown I-Tech HD Amplifiers and JBL VERTEC® line array loudspeakers for the 2011 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Ceremony, staged on March 14, 2011 at the famed Waldorf Astoria Hotel in New York City.

The event featured performances by some of the inductees including Bruce Springsteen, Judy Collins, John Mayer, and Elton John. Alice Cooper, Tom Waits, Dr. John, Neil Diamond, and Darlene Love were also among those inducted at the ceremony. All inductees are ultimately enshrined in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum in Cleveland, Ohio, which exists to educate its audiences on the global impact of the rock and roll art form.

Firehouse deployed 24 Crown I-Tech 12000HD amplifiers to power the system, which included 10 VERTEC VT4889 more

HARMAN’s Lexicon Now Offers Digital Streaming For Apple iPad

On the heels of the launch of Apple’s iPad2 and GarageBand for iPad, HARMAN’s Lexicon has announced the Omega Desktop Recording Interface‘s capability for digital streaming and recording to Apple’s iPad. Lexicon’s Omega allows musicians to record directly with any audio recording app, including the newly released GarageBand. The high-quality audio streaming capability of Omega allows musicians who record at home and on the go take further advantage of the increasing number of recording applications for musicians available from the Apple App Store.

The Omega contains all the necessary components to transform an iPad into a professional 24-bit recording studio. For the first time, a user can record, edit, mix and publish high quality audio using an iPad and the Lexicon Omega.

“We immediately recognized the power and relevance of the iPad platform for the recording musician, and were determined to integrate it with the flexibility our recording more

Ricky’s Audio Corporation Deploys HARMAN JBL VerTec®, VRX and VP Series Systems For Puerto Rico’s Susan G. Komen Race For The Cure

Ensuring that Puerto Rico’s annual Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure was once again a success, leading audio supply company Ricky’s Audio Corporation recently deployed HARMAN JBL VerTec® and VRX line array systems. The event was held at the Coliseum of Puerto Rico in San Juan to benefit and raise awareness for breast cancer research. The audio system supported a talented lineup of musical artists, entertaining more than 15,000 participants walking and running to celebrate and remember those affected by the illness.

The main stage featured 22 JBL VerTec VT4888DP midsize powered line array elements equipped with JBL DrivePack® technology, supplying clarity and high output from four separate array locations arranged to cover 270 degrees around the stage. These were supplemented with four VRX932LAP Constant Curvature powered loudspeakers and five VRX918SP Constant Curvature powered subwoofers. The stage monitoring system included 14 JBL VP7212MDP powered monitors. Eight Crown MA3600vz more

Willow Creek Community Church Launches New Campus with Ross CrossOver Solo

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Iroquois, ON, Canada – March 28, 2011 – Willow Creek Community Church prepares for their new campus launch in Huntley, IL with a Ross Video CrossOver 12 Solo compact production switcher. more

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Tecom Lecterns Revolutionizes ‘User-Friendly’

TechPod Lite Lectern

New York – 28 March 2011 – Research done on the subject of progressive educational tools has proven that teachers are having difficulties adjusting to new forms of advanced technology in the classroom, while more and more students are basing their choice of University on an institutions ability to offer advanced classroom technology. Tecom, developer of the industry-leading TechPod Multimedia Lecterns, is excited to launch its newest lectern, the TechPod Lite – a solution so simple it should eradicate teacher’s struggle with this advanced technology all together.

TechPod Lite is a complete solution for any classroom, boardroom and training room. Quick to install, the TechPod Lite features a true plug and play capability, with no need for labor or refurnishing. It can be installed in new or existing facilities, requiring only power and reducing TCO. The unique Dell uSFF PC has an energy-conscious design including up to 90% efficient more

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