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News & Announcements
Leyard Launches Next-Generation DirectLight LED Video Wall Line
The new plant near Prešov, Slovakia strengthens Leyard’s European presence as the digital display manufacturer continues its international expansion and market leadership
Leyard Breaks the 1 Millimeter Pixel Pitch Barrier with the 0.9mm Leyard TWA Series LED Video Wall Display
The 0.9mm Leyard TWA Series display transforms LED video wall installations with crystal clear, up-close viewing
Leyard and Planar Hire Vince Schuster as Director of Northeast Sales
Latest Leyard LED display technology provides main presentation platform in European UN headquarters, along with unique LED ceiling installation
Recent News from Planar
Leyard Appoints Leonie Rotermundt as VP of Business Development for EMEA
Dec 07, 2016
Leyard, a global leader in visualization products, today announced that Leonie Rotermundt has joined as the vice president of business development for EMEA. Rotermundt comes to Leyard and Planar with a rich history in the graphics and display industry, most recently as a managing director of SIGHT, a system integrator for More...
Marco Bruines Appointed as CEO of Leyard Europe
Dec 01, 2016
Leyard, a global leader in visualization products, today announced that Marco Bruines has joined as CEO of Leyard Europe, as part of Leyard’s international business.
Bruines served as the President of BarcoLeyard, the joint-venture between Leyard and Barco in China and has held executive roles in Europe at Barco, Inter Visual More...
Planar Systems Agrees to Acquire NaturalPoint
Nov 07, 2016
Planar Systems, a Leyard company, a leading worldwide provider of display systems, announced on November 8th, 2016 that they have entered into a definitive merger agreement to acquire NaturalPoint, the global leader in optical tracking and motion capture solutions, for $125 million in an all-cash transaction.
The acquisition More...