Graham Eales Joins Philips Lighting's Entertainment Division

11 November 2009,

From the 16th November Graham Eales will join our team as Entertainment Controls Systems Director, Europe. Graham has had an extensive career in our industry starting his career in his native South Africa as an apprentice in theatre in the Natal Performing Arts Council where he worked in all areas of lighting with the resident Opera, Dance and Drama companies. He concluded his career there as the resident Lighting Designer for the Loft Theatre company.

Graham left South Africa to join Selecon where, over a 6 year period, he worked in Asia and then globally as sales manager eventually moving to the UK to set up the Selecon European business. Most recently he has been Managing Director for Zero 88, responsible for their global entertainment control business.

Graham is delighted to be joining Philips at this time. "The breadth of product and technologies that Philips owns will allow us to set the standard in control of systems that are coming to dominate the entertainment and architainment lighting businesses. Our wide range of Strand Lighting dimming, control and networking products combined with our Selecon luminaire range are powerful tools on which we will be working to build and develop our entertainment businesses."