Data Display and Christie MicroTiles Help Pay Tribute to ‘CNN Heroes’ at Annual Awards Show

Visual display technology serves as video backdrop at celebrations of people making extraordinary contributions to communities worldwide
Posted 2/10/2016

CYPRESS, Calif. – (February 10, 2016) – Christie® MicroTiles® and Data Display celebrated ‘CNN Heroes’ at the eponymous awards ceremony, “CNN Heroes: An All-Star Tribute,” held at the American Museum of Natural History in New York City. The 256-square foot MicroTiles wall, installed by Data Display Audio Visual, a division of ON Event Services, captured the evening’s festivities and served as the visual backdrop for photos, graphics and video to the live New York audience and millions of television viewers during the broadcast.


Continuing its tradition of recognizing everyday people who are changing the world, CNN Heroes, now in its ninth year, celebrates individuals who are making extraordinary contributions to help improve the lives of others. During the awards ceremony celebrating their achievements, celebrities including Sharon Stone, Kelly Ripa and Neil Patrick Harris introduced the honorees, with the 2015 winner – Maggie Doyne – capturing the top prize for her work in building the Kopila Valley Children’s Home in Nepal.

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