Announcement

Christie’s South American Subsidiary Opens Office in São Paulo

Share of South American AV and digital cinema market expected to grow rapidly this decade
Posted 3/27/2013

Christie®, a world leader in visual technologies, continued to expand its presence in South America with the opening today of its first office and showroom in São Paulo, Brazil, which was celebrated with a reception attended by customers and business partners of Christie Digital Systems South America Ltda., and leading dignitaries of the Brazilian cinema exhibition industry. The opening is part of a wave of global expansion by Christie, which includes new subsidiaries and offices in South Africa, Australia and India during the past twelve months.

Jack Kline, president and CEO, Christie Digital Systems USA, Inc., said the opening of the
São Paulo facility is critical in meeting the accelerating demand for Christie’s digital cinema, ProAV, visualization and simulation solutions and services throughout South America, especially in Brazil.

“The country of Brazil specifically is one of the world’s fastest-growing economies and
São Paulo is the ideal central geographic location from which to increase our share of the South America market, and to provide in-region customer service and support, most notably in the digital cinema market, where we already have an established and growing customer base,” Kline added.

To learn more about this exciting announcement, read the full press release.