ARRI Lighting strengthens its team with further LED experts, who will work closely together with Florian Bloch, Head of Product Management, to further develop light sources and technology, coordinate beta testing, conduct market research, and integrate customer needs into products and solutions. As Senior Product Manager Lighting, Markus Klüsener will based in Denmark and the Lighting office in Stephanskirchen, while Dan Reed as Product Manager Lighting Products, Network, and Software Control is located at ARRI Inc, in Burbank.
Markus Klüsener has many years of expertise with LED luminaires and has experience as a freelance lighting technician, programmer, and lighting director on various national and international projects. As product manager for stage he managed the most innovative LED products.As Senior Product Manager Lighting Markus Klüsener will be defining the next generation of ARRI LED fixtures—including hardware, software, and accessories.
Dan Reed has over twenty years of design experience and has worked extensively in the international market as a lighting director and programmer for the themed entertainment industry. His projects include the installation of a new park-wide lighting control system for Global Village Carnaval in Dubai as well as the studio grid system for Fullscreen Studios in Playa Vista, CA. As Product Manager Lighting Products, Network, and Software Control, Dan Reed will further incorporate emerging technology trends, such as virtual reality and virtual cinematography, into ARRI’s portfolio.
The two LED experts will serve an integral role in the planning, development, introduction, and life cycle management of new ARRI Lighting products. Their efforts will focus not only on the technical aspects and features but also on actively supporting customers with creativity and more efficient workflows.
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