Fleurette Vincent has joined d3 Technologies as Sales and Training Administrator based in New York City where d3’s first US office was opened in May 2016. Vincent will support the wider US team as d3 expands its profile in North America.
d3 also opened a new office in Hong Kong in early May to meet the growing demand for d3 products in the APAC region and to better serve its customers there. d3 has already made headway into the APAC region with credits including Infiniti Press Conference and Audi Press Conference in China, Millenia Tower Singapore, Vivid and White Night light festivals in Australia. Desmond Yim, who has come on board as Regional Sales Manager, will head up the APAC region. He formerly served as ETC’s Regional Sales Manager for Hong Kong, Macau, China, Taiwan and Singapore. Yim will be supported by Chrysant Liu, d3’s new APAC Senior Sales and Marketing Officer, and another ETC veteran.
As well as making headway into new markets, d3 is growing at its London headquarters with a number of new hires in development, software engineering and finance.
Lars Paape brings a wealth of experience to his new role as Product Development Manager where he will drive advancements in d3 software to benefit the wider d3 user community. A scientific software consultant, Pappe has worked with Thermo Fisher Scientific and MA Lighting.
New Support Manager Christian Dickens will be heading up the support team, which is already renowned for its superior support of d3 users worldwide. Dickens was formerly Media Server and Control Systems Manager at PRG XL Video and a Projection Technician at The Projection Lab.
Two new hires will boost d3’s software engineering team, which continues to advance the company’s award-winning software. Senior Software Engineer Andy Briggs joined d3 from 7th Sense where he worked his way up through the ranks. There he travelled extensively to provide on-site support to customers and worked on a browser-based user interface for day to-day show control and automation.
Software Engineer Mit Patel came on board from Stage Technologies where he spent eight years on the Development Team and amassed extensive automation knowledge.
Ryan Sklar also joined d3 as its new Finance Director. He has wide international experience in budgeting, consolidation, international finance and operations. Sklar has held various global and EMEA regional financial roles at Young & Rubicam Group, A2B by Hero Ec, and CR Bard.