Corporate Facts

Everything you need to know about Christie

Welcome to Christie®. We’re proud to be recognized as one of the most innovative technology companies in the world. Learn more about us and our commitment to helping our customers create the world’s best shared experiences.

Executive Team
Read complete biographies of the Christie executive team.
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Evolution of Christie
Explore Christie's rich history.
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Environmental Leadership
Learn how Christie is committed to developing environmentally responsible products.
 > Learn about our environmental leadership
Awards and Industry Firsts
Read the latest news, announcements, milestones and innovations at Christie.
 > Learn about Christie's achievements
Customer Stories
Learn about how Christie technology is being used to create unique, engaging and impactful experiences.
 > Read Christie's customer stories
Learn about the technology that makes Christie a world leader in visual, audio and collaboration solutions.
 > Read about Christie's Technology
Technical Papers
Understand more about the different types of technology used by Christie.
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Fast facts

Company facts

  • Employees worldwide: 1,553
  • Number of patents: 47
  • Number of Academy Awards® for Technical Achievement: 2
  • Number of industry awards: 80+
  • Number of industry firsts using DLP® and DLP Cinema® technologies: 50+
  • Number of screens worldwide featuring Christie digital cinema projectors: 43,000+
  • Christie’s Network Operations Center remotely monitors 110,000+ devices in 2,500+ locations

Company achievements

  • 2013Canada’s Top 100 Greenest Employers (
  • 2013Waterloo Area’s Top Employer Award (Canada’s Top 100 Employers)
  • 2012World’s first 72,000 Lumens laser projection demonstration
  • 2011Top 100 Simulation & Training Companies (Military Training Technology Magazine)
  • 2011Canada’s Greenest Employers and Waterloo Area’s Top Employers (Mediacorp Canada Inc.)
  • 2010Canada's Greenest Employers, Canada’s Top 100 Employers and Best Employers for New Canadians (Mediacorp Canada Inc.)
  • 2010National Research Council/Industrial Research Program's (NRC-IRAP) Canadian Innovation Award for New Technology — Canadian Manufacturers and Exporters' (CME) - Christie Matrix StIM
  • 2010First manufacturer to receive InfoComm International’s Green AV Award
  • 2009Manufacturer of the Year (International Cinema Technology Association)
  • 2008Manufacturer of the Year (Canadian Manufacturers and Exporters/Plant magazine)
  • 2008Canada’s Top 100 Employers (Mediacorp Canada Inc. / Maclean’s Magazine)

Industry associations

  • American Society of Quality (ASQ)
  • Canadian Manufacturers and Exporters (CME)
  • Canada’s Technology Triangle (CTT)
  • Communitech (Waterloo Region’s Technology Hub)
  • Digital Cinema Initiative (DCI)
  • International Cinema Technology Association (ICTA)
  • InfoComm International®
  • InfoComm GreenAV Steering Committee (to promote green in the Professional AV Industry)
  • Professional Engineers Ontario (PEO)
  • Society of Information Display (SID)
  • Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers (SMPTE)