About Christie

High quality, innovative, shared experiences for world-class organizations

Welcome to Christie®. We’re a global visual, audio and collaboration solutions company offering full solutions for business, entertainment and industry. Globally, Christie employs over 1,500 people and has installed over 100,000 projector worldwide.

​​​Christie is credited with introducing digital projection technologies that set the stage for the modern movie theatre. Its commitment to the film industry is seen through innovative projection and audio solutions including premium, 4K high-resolution projectors, immersive audio and the introduction of RGB laser projection.

With a track record of pushing technological boundaries by developing disruptive products and solutions, Christie continues to grow as an end-to-end digital display solution company – offering the hardware, software and professional services to inspire our customers.

In 2018, AV Magazine named Christie the Most Influential Company in the past 20 years. Christie was chosen from among the industry’s biggest and brightest companies, by a panel of knowledgeable judges, made up of Clive Couldwell, Editor, AV Magazine; Peter Lloyd, former Editor, AV Magazine (1976-2008); Mike Blackman, Managing Director, Integrated Systems Europe (ISE); David Labuskes, Chief Executive Officer, AVIXA and Graham Naylor-Smith, Associate Director, Ove Arup & Partners.

Christie solutions can be seen in a variety of industries and applications, including:

Our head office is located in Cypress, California. Christie engineering and manufacturing is headquartered in Kitchener, Ontario, Canada with a second manufacturing facility in Shenzhen, China.

Christie is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Ushio, Inc., of Japan. Ushio is a leading manufacturer of specialty and general illumination lighting solutions and is publicly traded on the Nikkei-Dow (Tokyo) under the symbol JP:6925.

Mission statement

At Christie we help our customers create the world’s best shared experiences.

Vision statement

Christie is committed to being the global leader in providing high quality, innovative, shared experiences that our customers love.

Christie solutions

Christie offers a broad range of visual, audio and collaboration solutions, including:

Whatever the application, our solutions are designed to meet unique visual, audio and collaboration requirements, and are backed by industry-leading service and support ensuring complete customer satisfaction.

Global organizations use Christie

Christie has a long history of delivering superior, reliable solutions and unprecedented levels of customer service and support worldwide. Some of our customers include:

  • AMC Theaters
  • Barr Labs
  • Boeing
  • Buckhead Community Church (Atlanta, Georgia)
  • Canadian Maritime Helicopter Program
  • Cape Canaveral Naval Air Station
  • Carlton Screen Advertising (UK)
  • Caterpillar
  • Cinemark
  • China Film Group
  • Comcast
  • Connecticut Light & Power
  • Dallas Police
  • Defense Acquisition University, Fort Belvoir, VA
  • Deluxe
  • Deutsche Telekom​​
  • Fox TV Studio
  • First Baptist Church of Orlando
  • Georgetown University
  • Harrods'
  • HMS Collingwood (UK)
  • Hoyts
  • Industrial Light & Magic
  • Italian Railways
  • Japan’s National Institute for Fusion Science
  • Jeopardy Game Show
  • Landmark Cinemas
  • Lockheed Martin
  • Loews
  • Microsoft
  • Mississippi Power
  • Montreal Police
  • NASA
  • Pixar Animation Studios
  • RAF (Royal Air Force) Leuchars(UK)
  • Regal CineMedia Corp.
  • Scripps Network
  • She​ll
  • Shenzhen Telecom
  • Siemens
  • Sinopec (China)
  • So You Think You Can Dance, Canada
  • Sony Picture Studios
  • Starbucks
  • Taiwan Air Force
  • Time Warner Cable
  • Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX)
  • Tulane University’s A.B. Freeman School of Business
  • US Air National Guard