In a move to bolster the strength of their Product Development and Support team, Altman Lighting is pleased to announce the appointment of Matthew Klasmeier as Product Development Support Engineer. Working within the new Altman headquarters in Denver, Colorado, Klasmeier will be responsible for overseeing current and future product development, as well as in-house warranty service, support and repair.
“We are very excited to have Matthew joining our team as he will serve as an integral part of the launch and support of many new Altman technologies,” said Pete Borchetta, Vice President Altman Lighting Product Innovation. “His expertise within the lighting industry is undeniable and he will be a valuable asset in the development and customer service behind our entertainment and architectural lighting solutions.”
With a B.F.A. in Technical Theatre from Northern Kentucky University, Klasmeier was previously employed as a Field Service Technician for Vincent Lighting Systems specializing in the installation and verification of new entertainment and architectural lighting systems. His responsibilities also included end user training and customer support for lighting consoles, dimming systems, moving lights, and other theatrical lighting equipment. Additionally, he has served as the Master Sound and Lighting Technician, as well as Technical Crew Chief, for Paramount’s Kings Island in Cincinnati, Ohio.
“Understanding the reputation of Altman Lighting as one of the most trusted lighting manufacturers in the industry, I am very delighted to be joining the Product Development and Support team,” stated Klasmeier. “I have worked with Altman technology in the field for a number of years, and I look forward to being part of the future development of their innovative product lines.”