Creative Technology wins gold for Beijing 2008 event technology

Nov. 19, 2008
Date Announced: 19 Nov 2008 The Beijing Olympic and Paralympic Games dominated the 2nd SportBusiness Sports Event Management Awards, presented at a glittering black tie gala dinner in London on the 12th November 2008.Creative Technology received a Gold Award for their essential contribution to the spectacular Opening Ceremony which became the hallmark of unforgettable Games. Working closely with the Beijing Organizing Committee Ceremonies team, CT developed, designed and delivered the complex processing and switching requirements used on the dramatic video LED floor and scrolls, one of the pivotal elements during the 2008 opener. Drawing on both equipment and skills from within its international organization and utilizing the invaluable experience gained from numerous sporting and special events, CT once again delivered a result that continues to mark it as the leader in event technology.Dave Crump, Managing Director, Creative Technology London, comments: "Being recognised by industry peers is the highest compliment it also sends such a wonderful message to our dedicated team, who I know work tirelessly to deliver such complex projects."Photo shows: Left to right: Philip Henneman, CEO, Infostrada Sports, and Dave Crump, Creative Technology

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