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2014-03-28 20:20:14

When undertaking seasonal projects around the home, allow the expert team at 4 Over Electric to handle your electrical needs with first-rate skill. LOS ANGELES, March 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Spring is officially here - it's the perfect season to get started on long delayed renovations to your home or property. While there are many great do-it-yourself projects one can take on, many electrical installation and repair projects require the practiced hand, experience and knowledge of a...

2014-03-21 23:24:23

A’ International Sound Design Awards are looking for the finest and most euphonic sound designs in all industries. Como, Italy (PRWEB) March 21, 2014 Today, A’ Design Award & Competition announced its call for nominations for the annual International Sound Design Awards. Sound editors, SFX artists, composers, music producers, musicians, sound crews and sound designers worldwide are called to nominate their best sound effects, sound editing work, compositions, musical pieces and...

2013-02-01 12:22:50

PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 1, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --The union representing workers at the Philadelphia Theatre Company (PTC) today announced that they have reached an agreement to settle a two week old strike and have ratified a first contract with the theater company. Michael Barnes, the President of IATSE Stagehands Local 8, praised the union members who were on strike as well as other Labor allies and community supporters. "This was not an easy battle. It took the support of our...

2013-02-01 12:22:10

PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 1, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- IATSE Local 8 Stagehands will hold a press conference at the Local 8 union office at 2401 South Swanson Street in Philadelphia at 12:00 pm today, Friday February 1, 2013. The press conference will be held to announce the results of a contract ratification vote on an agreement to settle the strike at the Philadelphia Theatre Company. The tentative agreement was reached in contract negotiations which culminated late last night. The strike...

2013-01-28 08:25:44

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Paul Ottoson, a graduate of audio engineering school Pinnacle College, has been nominated for an Academy Award in Sound Editing for the critically acclaimed film "Zero Dark Thirty." Since graduating from Pinnacle College in 1992, Ottoson has won many awards, including two Oscars in 2010 for "The Hurt Locker." "Paul's sought-after expertise and repeated talent recognition emphasize his status as one of the best in the industry," said Sal Younis,...

2013-01-25 16:25:53

PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Striking members and the leadership of IATSE Local 8, the union currently on strike at the Philadelphia Theatre Company's Suzanne Roberts Theatre, will hold a press conference outside of the theater on South Broad Street at 7:00 pm this evening. The press conference will be held to announce a significant development in the strike that has gone on for more than a week. All media are invited to attend. SOURCE IATSE Local 8 (Stagehands)

2012-11-16 12:27:08

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 16, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The holidays are a time of beauty, warmth, and good times with family and close friends, but electrical problems can definitely put a damper on the festivities. Well known Tujunga electrician 4 Over Electric is ready to help with any sudden power problems at any time; however, they are here to tell you that taking care of problems earlier is better than later. Forewarned is forearmed and heading off potentially serious problems early with a top...

2012-11-15 04:22:26

RICHMOND, Va., Nov. 15, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The holiday season is fast approaching and you decide today is perfect for hanging holiday lights. Out you go, ladder set and lights in hand, you climb the roof, string the lights, and flip the switch. What? No lights? With a little pre-planning and helpful advice from the experts at Outdoor Lighting Perspectives (www.outdoorlights.com), what starts as a festive holiday activity should end as a festive holiday activity. Consider this, according to...

2010-08-16 15:05:33

Illuminated and neon signs outside businesses have contributed to brand identity for some years. But researchers are now evaluating how selecting a universal lighting design for stores can also send out branding signals to consumers. The concept of using lighting design as a form of corporate communication is illuminated further in an article in the current issue of Lighting Research and Technology, published by SAGE. Lighting expert Thomas Schielke of Darmstadt University of Technology,...

2009-05-27 14:34:00

IF SIGNED INTO LAW, LIGHTING DESIGNERS WILL BE PUT OUT OF BUSINESS CHICAGO, May 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Texas State Legislature has passed legislation that will have the unintended consequence of outlawing an entire profession -- lighting design. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090527/DC23261LOGO ) The International Association of Lighting Designers (IALD) strongly urges the Texas Senate Business & Commerce Committee remove language restrictive to the profession...