Integrated Systems Events, the Organisers of the Integrated Systems Europe (ISE) trade exhibition, has announced the appointment of two new members to its board. Ollie French and Tobias Lang joined the nine-person ISE board of directors with effect from July 1st.
French works as commercial director for Future Automation, a manufacturer of motorised and non-motorised mounting and concealing solutions for televisions and projectors with its primary market in the residential sector. Lang joins the ISE board of directors as CEO of Lang AG, the German-based AV sales, rental and solution provider of visual presentation technology. As manufacturers, both French and Lang will join the board on a fixed term basis.
Speaking at the recent InfoComm International trade exhibition, ISE managing director, Mike Blackman, commented: “It’s extremely important that we get a fresh point of view and input into our strategic development. This is why board members that are also manufacturers work with us for a two year period.”
Blackman went on to thank the outgoing board members, Jon LeBlanc, formerly of Russound, and Damien Weissenburger, director, Professional Systems, Sony. “Their input was invaluable in helping shape ISE’s successful development,” Blackman remarked.
The Integrated Systems Europe board of directors comprises nine members in total:
David Labuskes, executive director and CEO, InfoComm International (ISE Chair)
Don Gilpin, executive director and COO, CEDIA (ISE Secretary Treasurer)
Terry Friesenborg, chief global officer, InfoComm International
Wendy Griffiths, executive director, CEDIA EMEA
Larry Pexton, president, Triad Speakers
Jay Rogina, principal, Spinitar
Wolfgang Lenz, president, Comm-Tec
Tobias Lang, CEO, LANG AG
Ollie French, commercial director, Future Automation
The next Integrated Systems Europe will take place at the Amsterdam RAI on 9th-12th February 2016.