Press Release

Christie China Names New GM

David Chang Appointed as General Manager for Christie China

SHANGHAI, CHINA – (August 1, 2006) – Christie, a leading provider of visual solutions for business, entertainment and industry, is pleased to announce the appointment of David Chang as new General Manager for Christie China.  David will report to Lin Yu, Vice President of Sales, Christie Asia Pacific.   

As the new general manager, Chang will oversee the operations in Christie China to ensure the company’s continuous expansion in market share in terms of sales, technical support and other aspects.

Chang was formerly director of Dell Professional Service (DPS) for Dell China/HK where he managed three operation teams, led and drove the business planning for vertical markets as well as carried out other management functions.  In addition, he was also director of Technology Consultant Service (TCS) for Unisys China and director of HR Solutions, Business Development & Customer Support Center for SAP China.  He has more than 16 years of industry experience in the dynamic end-user and vendor business environment with a multinational corporation and exposure across geographic regions, countries, cultures, languages and people.

“These are exciting times in the industry and we are pleased to welcome David on board,” remarked Yu.  “David’s experience within the business-to-business and end-user markets and his proven expertise in management make him a valuable addition to Christie China.”

“Christie is an innovator and leader in the industry,” remarked Chang.  “I am looking forward to working with Christie’s existing and new customers as well as partners to further build on the company’s commercial success in the region.”

David holds a Master’s Degree in Computer Science from the University of West Florida in the U.S. and a Bachelor of Science in Management Information Systems from Tam-Kang University in Taiwan.  

About Christie

Christie is a leader in visual solutions for world-class organizations, offering diverse applications for business, entertainment, and industry. A leading innovator in film projection since 1929 and a pioneer in projection systems since 1979, Christie has established a global reputation as a total service provider and the world's single source manufacturer of a variety of display technologies and solutions. Christie offers comprehensive solutions for cinema, large audience venues, control rooms, business presentations, training facilities, 3D and Virtual Reality, simulation and education as well as industrial and government environments. Christie solutions are used in over 75,000 locations worldwide, including more than 10,000 projectors and displays networked with ChristieNET™ networking devices. For more information on Christie’s cinema solutions and to find a theatre with Christie Digital Cinema projectors, visit www.christiedigital.com.