Press Release

Christie Names Lee Wolloff Northern U.S. Regional Sales Manager, Control Room Division

CYPRESS, CA – (August 1, 2006) – Christie, a leading provider of visual solutions for business, entertainment and industry, is pleased to announce the addition of Lee Wolloff as Regional Sales Manager for Control Rooms in its Visual Environments group.  With extensive experience in pro audio and video system sales, Lee will oversee Christie’s activities and distribution in the northern region of the U.S.

In his new role, Wolloff will actively support the control room sales team, identify new projects and avenues of growth, manage customer relationships and contribute to Christie’s continued expansion in various control room projection display markets.  With over 20 years of industry experience, Wolloff brings a strong technical, sales and management background combined with a broad product knowledge in communication systems.

“Lee brings a solid record of success managing large projects and key accounts while generating consistently strong sales results,” noted Kevin Barlow, senior director of sales for Control Rooms at Christie.  “His leadership in the video projection, audio visual, and pro audio industries and his involvement in helping establish LCD technology as the display standard for video projection throughout the 1990’s are clear indicators that he is a seasoned and proven professional – and we are pleased to welcome him on board.”

Wolloff joins Christie from RGB Spectrum, Inc., where he was Northeast Regional Sales Manager responsible for the development of sales opportunities in both the audio visual and real-time industries.  Prior to RGB Spectrum, Wolloff held several key sales positions at Barco Projection Systems, Inc. – most recently as National Sales / Market Business Manager.

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, visit