2019

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Mar 26, 2019

Leyard and Planar to Showcase Latest Display Technologies at Digital Signage Expo 2019

Las Vegas, March 27, 2019 – Today, Leyard and Planar, global leaders in visualization products, announced the industry-leading display technologies they will demonstrate at booth #1822 at the 2019 Digital Signage Expo (DSE), March 27-28. In addition, company Vice President of Research and Development, Samantha Phenix, will join a panel discussion focused on the future of display technologies at the event. “We are delighted to demonstrate our latest fine pitch and standard pitch LED video walls, and best-in-class LCD solutions at DSE 2019,” said Steve Seminario, vice president of product marketing, Leyard and Planar. “Leyard and Planar have a long More…
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Mar 19, 2019

Portland Timbers, Portland Thorns FC Choose Leyard LED Video Screens Powered by Lighthouse for Installation at Providence Park

PORTLAND, Ore., Mar. 20, 2019 – Leyard and Planar, global leaders in visualization products, today announced that the Portland Timbers and Portland Thorns FC professional soccer clubs have selected Leyard and Lighthouse Technologies Ltd., for five video screens in their transformed Providence Park stadium in downtown Portland. The installation is the first resulting from the new partnership between Leyard and Lighthouse formed in late 2018. The installation encompasses five video screens aimed at heightening the fan experience when Providence Park re-opens this summer, highlighted by a signature new LED board/scoreboard behind the south goal that More…
Mar 07, 2019

Leyard and Planar to Serve as Exclusive Digital Signage Sponsor of Jumpstart 2019

PORTLAND, Ore. – Leyard and Planar, global leaders in visualization products, announced the companies will serve as the premier sponsor of Jumpstart 2019, starting with the Lessons in Strategy workshop taking place March 11-13 in Dallas, Texas. Jumpstart 2019 Lessons in Strategy workshop is a two-day team learning experience designed for owners, partners, management and the next generation of leaders in live events technology and services. Attendees will learn how to express company goals in strategic terms that everyone can understand, tie business strategy to financial results and develop strategic thinking skills that can be applied to their More…
Feb 20, 2019

Leyard and Planar Announce Expansion of Sports and Entertainment Division

PORTLAND, Ore., Feb. 20, 2019 - Leyard and Planar, global leaders in visualization products, are pleased to announce that industry experts, Barry Belsky and Jon Holvey, have joined the companies’ growing Sports and Entertainment division.   Senior Solutions Manager, Barry Belsky, joins Leyard and Planar with more than 25 years of experience in the display industry. Most recently serving as a senior project manager for Panasonic, Belsky has worked on some of the largest traditional LED screen projects in the United States, including Texas Motor Speedway, Churchill Downs and Lincoln Financial Field. Prior to his time at Panasonic, Belsky devoted 16 More…
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Feb 04, 2019

Leyard To Showcase Latest Display Technologies at ISE 2019

AMSTERDAM, 4 February, 2019 – Today, Leyard, a global leader in visualization products, announced the vast array of industry-leading display technologies it will showcase at Integrated Systems Europe (ISE) 2019 this week in Amsterdam. This marks the first time Leyard and its companies, Planar, eyevis and Teracue, are attending ISE together, demonstrating its comprehensive portfolio of LED, LCD, rear projection and image processing solutions.   “We are extremely proud to showcase our wide portfolio of display solutions from Leyard, Planar, eyevis and Teracue to the European AV community,” said Thorsten Lipp, general manager for Leyard EMEA. “The More…
Jan 15, 2019

Leyard and Planar Announce Addition of Chris Prosio, General Manager for Rental & Staging

Leyard and Planar, global leaders in visualization products, are pleased to announce Chris Prosiohas joined Leyard and Planar as General Manager, Rental and Staging. Prosio brings more than 30 years of experience in live events and communications, includingroles in sales, product management, event production management and video systemengineering. Chris joins Leyard and Planar following his role as director of Rental and Staging forAbsen, where he oversaw sales and marketing efforts for the live event space. He also heldprevious roles at Barco for more than 15 years, supporting sales, business development, productapplication management and More…