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Entertainment Equipment Supplies, FACE, Lightco and White Light opened as Authorized Service Centers
Published Wednesday, January 25, 2012 6:00 am
by Philips Vari-Lite

Philips Vari-Lite announced today the strengthening of its European Service Network with the opening of four new European Service Centers; Entertainment Equipment Supplies,S.L. (EES) in Spain, FACE in Belgium, Lightco in The Netherlands, and White Light Ltd in the United Kingdom. As Authorized Service Centers, EES, FACE, Lightco and White Light will work with end users and technicians throughout Europe to ensure the complete and timely service of any VARI*LITE automated luminaires.

“As we build our relationships with dealers and technicians worldwide, we are excited to open EES, FACE, Lightco and White Light as our newest European Service Centers,” said Julie Smith, Director Global Support Services for Philips Vari-Lite. “We have worked extensively with their technicians and staff members to ensure they have the tools needed for success, and we are confident that they will uphold our highest standards for quality service and support.”

“In developing a fantastic relationship with Philips Vari-Lite as an Authorized Dealer, EES is elated to become an Authorized Service Center as well,” said Leire Olascoaga, EES. “With the confidence that this is just the beginning, we are looking forward to starting our path together for a long and successful relationship as Service partners.”

“We are excited to become one of initial Authorized VARI*LITE Service Centers in Europe," added Karel De Piere, CEO, FACE. “Our team stands ready to represent both Philips Vari-Lite and FACE through outstanding customer service and support, and we welcome the opportunity before us with unwavering assurance and determination."

“As Philips Vari-Lite continues to strengthen their support network across Europe, Lightco is honored to have been chosen as one of the premier Authorized VARI*LITE Service Centers,” said Marc Kocks, Managing Director, Lightco, part of the Ampco Flashlight group. “Our talented professionals are dedicated to providing the highest quality service and support, and we look forward to building our relationships with the many talented designers, technicians, and production companies throughout the Netherlands.”

“We are delighted by this appointment,” comments Dave Isherwood, White Light’s Technical Director. “Being chosen by one of the pioneering companies in automated lighting to be one of their Service Centers in Europe provides a clear recognition of the skills and talents of White Light’s team of service engineers who can not only maintain our extensive fleet of equipment, but also the lighting rigs of other end users, venues and suppliers of VARI*LITE products.”

For complete Service Center contact information for EES, FACE, Lightco and White Light, please visit the Support page at

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