Harkins Theatres Selects Callahan Digital Cinema for its Full-Scale Digital Cinema Deployment
SHOWEAST, Miami (October 24November 16,2011, 2011) – Digital cinema engineering services and equipment provider Callahan Digital Cinema (CDC) has been selected by Harkins Theatres, the largest privately held theatre chain in North America,provide engineering services and installation of over 400Digital Projection Systems. The 10 week deployment commenced in September of 2011 and will be completed by the second week of November.
Florida based CDC won the deployment contract in part based on their level of success in well over 1000 previous digital cinema installs. Ray Callahan, founder of CDC explains “Deploying a large number of projectors and servers across a non-homogeneous environment requires a team of installers and engineers with exceptional knowledge and ability. I’m proud of the crew I have here at CDC. They take pride in their work, and revel at the challenge. That’s how we do the job – on time, the right way, the Callahan Way.”
Callahan Digital Cinema, Inc. is a highly experienced digital cinema engineering services and equipment provider headquartered in Miami, Florida. This business founded in 2000 by Mr. Raymond Callahan and incorporated in 2010, Callahan Digital Cinema, Inc. specializes in digital cinema systems engineering, sustaining engineering, program and product management, systems integration, systems installation, training and field service operations. CDC also is a designer and manufacturer of interface equipment for Digital Cinema as well as a full line of standard and custom cable and harness interface assemblies.
Celebrating 78 years, Harkins Theatres is the largest privately owned theatre chain in the country and the premier movie exhibitor of the Western U.S. operating over 420 screens. Featuring a larger selection of film, snacks, and innovative amenities to moviegoers since 1933, Harkins Theatres is renown for its commitment and passion for offering the Ultimate Moviegoing ® experience. Founded by renowned showman, inventor, and community leader Dwight “Red” Harkins, Harkins Theatres has historically been a trailblazer for advancements in the motion picture exhibition industry. For more history, awards, and other information, visit www.harkinstheatres.com. Or, call Bryan Laurel at 602-738-3906 or Melissa Rich at 602-390-4232.
Callahan Digital Cinema Contacts:
Callahan Digital Cinema, Inc.
4712 NW 114 Ave
Miami, FL 33178
Executive Vice President