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RENKUS-HEINZ FOUNDER, HARRO HEINZ, MAKES 3 AV PREDICTIONS AT 90

RENKUS-HEINZ FOUNDER, HARRO HEINZ, MAKES 3 AV PREDICTIONS AT 90

Harro Heinz, the co-founder of Renkus-Heinz, celebrated a major milestone on Dec. 14: his 90th birthday – an event that sits synchronously within the 40th year of the company that bears his name. Heinz founded the cutting-edge speaker company with Algis Renkus in 1979. A few years later Heinz bought his partner out of the
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January 7, 2020 Industry

JBL PROFESSIONAL ANNOUNCES NEW DSI 2.0 SERIES CINEMA AMPLIFIERS

JBL PROFESSIONAL ANNOUNCES NEW DSI 2.0 SERIES CINEMA AMPLIFIERS

First dedicated JBL branded cinema amplifiers offer high power output, cutting-edge DSP and versatile networking options  JBL Professional today announced new JBL DSi 2.0 Series cinema amplifiers, offering class-leading power output, state-of-the-art DSP and advanced networking capabilities for the entire range of JBL cinema loudspeakers The first ever JBL branded cinema amplifiers, DSi 2.0 Series
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January 6, 2020 Industry

SYDNEY COLISEUM BRINGS IMMERSIVE TO TOWN

SYDNEY COLISEUM BRINGS IMMERSIVE TO TOWN

It’s rare to see a new theatre being sold so heavily on its technical superiority. There again, the new $100m Coliseum Theatre in West HQ has gone extra hard to impress with its technical credentials.The Coliseum is part of the greater Rooty Hill RSL complex. It’s a brand new 2000-cap theatre that looks the part.
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December 18, 2019 Industry

COMMUNITY, APART AUDIO… BIAMP CONSOLIDATES WITH JANDS

COMMUNITY, APART AUDIO… BIAMP CONSOLIDATES WITH JANDS

Jands has announced the addition of Community Loudspeakers and Apart Audio its distribution portfolio. Community manufactures high-performance loudspeakers, designed for challenging indoor and outdoor environments including performance venues, stadiums, worship facilities and convention centres. Apart loudspeakers are designed for small-to-mid sized venues in retail, education, hospitality and small office spaces. With this move, Jands will now distribute
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December 18, 2019 Industry, News

MR. PETER FREEDMAN AM APPOINTED AS MEMBER OF NSW INNOVATION AND PRODUCTIVITY COUNCIL

MR. PETER FREEDMAN AM APPOINTED AS MEMBER OF NSW INNOVATION AND PRODUCTIVITY COUNCIL

RØDE Microphones announces that Mr. Peter Freedman AM, Founder and Chairman of The Freedman Group, has been appointed as a member of the New South Wales Innovation and Productivity Council (IPC). The IPC is the peak advisory body on priorities for innovation-led economic development and productivity for the NSW Government, with an aim to support
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December 12, 2019 Industry

WESTAN SIGNS NZ DEAL WITH VOGEL’S

WESTAN SIGNS NZ DEAL WITH VOGEL’S

Vogel’s Products BV appoints Westan New Zealand LTD as their distributor for New Zealand. Westan is one of the major distributors for internationally recognised consumer electronic brands.   “We have been distributing premium products for many years. By adding Vogel’s to our brand portfolio, we are very pleased to be able to expand our range.
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December 2, 2019 Industry

MICHAEL LASA EXITS SOUNDCORP

MICHAEL LASA EXITS SOUNDCORP

Michael Lasa: “After 29 amazing years at Soundcorp I feel that now is the right time for me to ring the bell and exit the business. As you may be aware, back on 23rd April 2019 Michael Rutledge, Sandy Rutledge and I sold our shares in Soundcorp to Diversified (US) which, along with the addition
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November 8, 2019 Industry, News

QSC WELCOMES WILLIAM CHAN AND PROMOTES ANDY PEARCE AND RON MARCHANT

QSC WELCOMES WILLIAM CHAN AND PROMOTES ANDY PEARCE AND RON MARCHANT

Chan assumes new role of Sr. Director, North Asia with Pearce and Marchant promoted to regional leadership roles in South Asia and EMEA QSC is pleased to announce William Chan has joined QSC as Senior Director, North Asia reporting to Markus Winkler, SVP Asia and EMEA. In this newly created role, William is responsible for
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November 8, 2019 Industry

Extreme Innovation

Extreme Innovation

Novatech turned the Tour Down Under’s home straight into a party zone. Outdoor event production will never be the same. Audio reinforcement for large trackside sporting events presents a unique challenge: courses over hundreds of metres can stretch to kilometres and that usually means hundreds of speaker boxes! Now in its 20th year, Australia’s premiere
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November 8, 2019 Industry

Yamaha Real-World Immersive Hits UNSW Theatre

Yamaha Real-World Immersive Hits UNSW Theatre

The Io Meyers Studio upgrades to a Yamaha AFC immersive audio system. Designed to allow for creative works of every type, Io Myers Studio is a fully flexible performance space under the stewardship of UNSW’s School of the Arts & Media. It recently underwent a complete rebuild and relocation to a brand new home on
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November 8, 2019 Industry