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Aurora expands Project Management Team

Aurora expands Project Management Team

UK - Aurora, the television and entertainment lighting rental specialist, has announced the appointment of Ben Taylor (pictured) as project manager at its West London operation.

Ben’s complete understanding of equipment and production is the result of many years working within the lighting industry in both hands-on and customer support roles.

Having graduated from the Central School of Speech and Drama, Ben gained invaluable experience early in his career working as a freelance lighting tech on a wide variety of production types, from panto to film.

Following three years with Trafalgar Lighting, Ben went on to join leading equipment supplier AC Entertainment Technologies Ltd, progressing to a senior technical sales position where he was able to further expanded his product knowledge and hone his customer support skills.

Throughout his career Ben has remained focused on entertainment production, maintaining a keen interest in the equipment and techniques employed within the television, broadcast, film and live event industries.

As project manager at Aurora, Ben will be liaising with lighting designers, gaffers and production managers to offer support and advice on all aspects of the production process.

Commenting on his new role, Ben said: “Aurora has a fantastic reputation for service and equipment along with a great ethos and working attitude. It’s a great team and I am delighted to be a part of it.”

Managing director Nick Edwards added: “Ben has not only a proven in depth equipment knowledge but he also understands the importance of strong customer support – it’s a pleasure to welcome him to Aurora and we’re looking forward to putting his project management skills to work.”

15th December 2015

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