Opens Beijing Representative Office, Second Office in China

Beijing, CHINA – (June 2, 2003) – Lin Yu, vice president of sales, Asia Pacific, is pleased to announce the opening of the Beijing representative office of Christie Digital Systems, USA Inc.  It is Christie’s second branch office in China to open in the last two years.

“With two offices in Beijing and Shanghai, Christie is strategically located to continue its strong support of the channel and its customers,” said Lin, “I see more synergistic collaboration between our offices in China and Singapore, fortifying Christie’s leading position as a complete solutions provider in the region.”

Christie’s Shanghai office opened in August 2001. Since then, it has witnessed tremendous growth and spearheaded many successful installations at prominent organisations in China including China Film Group, Daliang Beiling Port, Huawei Technologies, Silicon Graphics Inc., and Yang Zhou Power Bureau. It has also spurred the growth of digital cinemas in China. To date, Christie’s digital cinema installations total the highest on the mainland and throughout Asia Pacific. Christie has also developed and conducted comprehensive training programs especially for end-users in the region.

“Businesses in China are demanding more sophisticated displays solutions and along with that comes the need for training and support services,” said Mr Martin Zhang, director of sales, Christie China.  “We are confident that this demand will be met. Our team of specialists has undergone rigorous training and possess extensive hands-on experience with the design, installation and maintenance of high-end display systems.”

Projectors have moved beyond boardrooms and conference rooms into complex 24/7 control room environments, 3D/virtual reality and simulation applications. Using leading-edge technology, Christie designs and manufactures projection solutions in Canada and the USA. Today, it offers the broadest range of projection solutions in the market also enjoyed by Chinese businesses.

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The location of Christie Beijing Representative office is:

7B15,Hanwei Plaza,
7# Guanghua Road,
Chaoyang District,
Beijing, China 100004
Tel:+86 10 6561 0240
Fax: +86 10 6561 0546

About Christie

Christie is a leading manufacturer of high performance projection and integrated solutions for network operation centers, broadcast monitoring centers, surveillance rooms, business presentations and meeting rooms, briefing centers, training rooms, auditoriums, 3D, Virtual Reality and movie theatres. Christie’s projectors, integrated display solutions, videowall cubes, rear screen projection modules and wall display controllers have been used by world-class organizations such as Boeing, Deutsche Telekom, Lucasfilm Ltd. and Shell. With expertise in professional projection systems since 1979 and film projection dating back to 1929, Christie along with its network of international partners has installed over 50,000 projectors around the world. For more information, visit the company’s Web site at