Montreal, Canada (March 4, 2020)—In a move expected to significantly broaden its market presence in the US, Canadian live production and systems integrator Solotech has acquired Miami, FL-based Pro Sound Inc., as well as its affiliates Pro Sound CA Inc., and Show Systems Inc.
Pro Sound Inc. is an audio, video, lighting and broadcast integration company with offices and warehouses in Miami, Orlando, Pensacola and Los Angeles. The deal also includes the acquisition of its Stage Equipment and Lighting (SEAL) brand
Martin Tremblay, president and CEO of Groupe Solotech Inc. (Solotech), noted, “Pro Sound Inc. and its divisions have an incredibly strong reputation in the North American marketplace. Under the leadership of Rod Sintow, CEO, who has built a well-respected management and operational team, the company has been trusted to work in some of the most renowned venues throughout the United States.
“Rod and his team share our unwavering dedication to quality work, innovative solutions and best industry operational practices. The Pro Sound & Video, SEAL and Show Systems brands will be strong additions to the Solotech family, perfectly complementing our corporate goals and propelling our Systems Integration capabilities as well as our footprint in the United States.”
The three acquired companies will continue to operate under their current names.
Joining the senior management of Solotech, Sintow will continue as CEO of Pro Sound Inc. and will work closely with Philip Giffard, president of the Sales and Systems Integration Division at Solotech and Mickey Curbishley, president, Live Productions, USA and UK.
Giffard noted, “We will be able to offer more North American customers access to our Sales & Systems Integration solutions, customized to their needs. [We] have similar philosophies of comprehensive service and support to clients from the initial design all the way through systems commissioning and even after the project is up and running. With the combining of our two service-oriented companies, Solotech is responding to clients’ desires to have a single source solution with knowledgeable experts across market sectors.”
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