Healey Joins Scharff Weisberg - AvNetwork.com

Healey Joins Scharff Weisberg

Publish date:

Scharff Weisberg Lighting has added John Healy to its staff. In his role as event manager, he will be responsible for project management for a myriad of lighting events, including corporate, theatrical, television and live shows.

"We have been rockin' over here since the day I arrived," notes Healy. "I jumped right in and love the work. I really enjoy the atmosphere here and Scharff Weisberg's fast pace, aggressive pricing, great service, and pristine, top-quality equipment. Scharff Weisberg has one of the best shops I've seen. All of my clients who have been through here don't want to prep in or rent from anyone else."

"I am excited to have another talented person join our growing staff. It's been a pleasure having John here; his depth of experience has allowed him to quickly and seamlessly integrate into our operation," commented Scharff Weisberg Lighting's general manager Ben Saltzman.
Previously, Healy designed and managed projects for See Factor following many years of freelance lighting for corporate, television and entertainment-lighting events.

"I'm pleased to take on the new challenges of working for an industry leader such as Scharff Weisberg," Healy continues. "The clients range from corporate to rock 'n roll, and all of them love to use all the latest equipment we have to offer."

For more information, visitwww.swinyc.com.


Scharff Weisberg Becomes WorldStage

Scharff Weisberg and Video Applications announced that they will now be conducting business under the WorldStage name. The two companies, which were joined in a merger in 2007, have long histories in the AV, staging, and lighting business, and have been operating jointly since the merger. “Transitioning to the Wo

Scharff Weisberg Supports IBM Gala

When IBM celebrated its centennial with a gala at Rose Hall, the home of Jazz at Lincoln Center, Scharff Weisberg (SWI) provided AV support, including the LED wall that served as the entire scenic element for designers Batwin + Robin . “IBM wanted this event to be theatrical, so they hired 101 Productions, a long

Scharff Weisberg To Add Lighting Company

The Staging Division of Scharff Weisberg has announced that is preparing the launch of a stand-alone, full-service lighting company. The New York-based AV company has not proposed a date for the full launch, but has begun offering lighting services, is expanding its lighting equipment inventory, and has hired lighting veterans Ben Saltzman and Ron Brodeur.

Scharff Weisberg Announces Move To Larger Facility

NEW YORK, NY- After 29 years in New York City, Scharff Weisberg is moving into a large, growth-friendly space in Secaucus, New Jersey. On Monday, April 28 the Lighting division will be located in Secaucus and the rest of the team, including audio, video and administration will follow in June.

Scharff Weisberg Supports Guggenheim’s 50th Anniversary

NEW YORK, NY—Scharff Weisberg helped the iconic Guggenheim Museum celebrate its 50th anniversary by providing support for several key events, including artist Rafael Lozano-Hemmer’s “Levels of Nothingness.” Part of the museum’s Works & Process series, the commissioned performance installation was inspired by Ka

Scharff Weisberg To Offer Post Production Services

New York, NY -- Scharff Weisberg Media Resource Center (MRC) has entered the world of High Definition post-production. The company announced that it will now offer a full range of HD post services from 10 bit, uncompressed editing, to HD Windows Media 9 and HD MPEG 2 encoding. The company will support all of the HD formats and frame rates including the most widely used 60i, 24p and 720p HD standards.