FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
DeKalb, April 8, 2019 – Martin Tremblay, President and CEO of Solotech, is pleased to announce the appointment of Bob Brigham as General Manager of the company’s DeKalb office.
In recent years, Solotech has undergone significant international growth and has found that the addition of local general managers for Solotech’s offices best supports the vision and the business model of the company: Think Global, Act local. This new position will therefore allow the company to maintain the high level of operational efficiency on which Solotech built its success, while supporting its growth on a long-term basis.
Under the shared responsibility of Philip Giffard, President, Sales and Systems Integration Division, and Mickey Curbishley, President of the Live Productions Division (USA), Brigham is responsible for ensuring the efficiency of local operations and sales, encouraging seamless synergies between the Divisions and further developing the company’s business opportunities in the Chicago area.
Recognized for his expertise in video services and significant work on large-scale tours, including with the touring video production company Nocturne Productions where he acted as President until 2011, Brigham joined Solotech in 2017. Throughout his career, he has worked with multiple international artists such as Paul McCartney, The Eagles, Bon Jovi, The Who, Elton John, The Rolling Stones and KISS.
“Mr. Brigham is a considerable asset for our company and we are delighted to be able to leverage his unmatched expertise in international Live Productions in the strategic area of Chicago”, said Tremblay.
The entire Solotech team wishes him a warm welcome and great success in his new role at the company.
Founded over 40 years ago, Solotech is a world leader in audiovisual and entertainment technology with 13 strategic locations in Canada, the United States and Europe. Thanks to an inventory encompassing over 300 renowned manufacturers, Solotech is the one-stop shop for audio, video, lighting, rigging, soft goods, control and collaboration solutions & services. The company is internationally recognized for its expertise in Live Productions and Systems Integration in various markets, namely music, sports, business, culture and education. Solotech employs 1,200 professionals in its offices located in Montreal, Quebec City, Saguenay, Ottawa, Toronto, Las Vegas, Nashville, DeKalb, Los Angeles, Heywood, London and Redditch.
Find out more at www.solotech.com