Dubai-based SLS Productions has appointed Bryan Kelly as assistant sales director. Mr. Kelly moves to SLS having undertaken a variety of roles throughout his career, incorporating project management, sales, and technical sales management with brands including Robe Lighting and Green Hippo. He will work closely with the sales and marketing director, Ed Jarmin.
‘I am excited to be joining the team at SLS Production to continue its success and be part of the growth moving forward,’ stated Mr. Kelly. ‘SLS is the longest running AV supplier in the region for a reason and deliver first-class productions throughout the Gulf. We have a busy year ahead of us and I hope to bring my own experience and skills to the team to enhance the business.’
Starting in the industry at a young age, Mr. Kelly worked changing Par Can lamps and fitting gels for three-time Eurovision lighting designer, Joe Canavan, before going on to operate and programme consoles for productions in Dublin theatres. He then gained a degree in product management that covered stage management, business and finance management, and lighting and audio design. He has been a part of many projects including West End productions, world tours, blue-chip corporate events, worldwide permanent lighting installations, and sporting events.