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Production Exchange announces technology partnership with IntelliEvent®

SOURCE: Production Exchange · RELEASED: 10/11/2010

Los Angeles, CA. -- Production Exchange (, the new, industry leading online exchange for AV and Rental Staging market sub rentals, announced a partnership with IntelliEvent, the leading supplier of rental software for event focused rental companies specializing in Audio, Audio Visual, Hotel AV, Lighting, Theatrical, Staging, Back Line, Party, Tent and Special Effects. As a result of this partnership, current authorized users of IntelliEvent will be able to subscribe to Lite Exchange, Video Exchange or Audio Exchange individually or as a bundled solution. The Production Exchange solutions will be 3rd party applications that integrate seamlessly with IntelliEvent software's current version.

"We are excited to have IntelliEvent as our new technology and co-marketing partner," said Grif Palmer, President of Production Exchange. "IntelliEvent has a great track record of providing AV and Lighting rental companies the technology to run their operations. The partnership we have created will enable IntelliEvent customers to access 3 Exchanges (lighting, audio and video) that can drive revenue and trim job costs. This integration will mean it will not require extra time or keystrokes to keep data and postings current," added Palmer.

"The Production Exchange products will be a great addition to IntelliEvent's industry leading solutions, said Don Romeka, CEO of IntelliEvent. "We have watched the Lite Exchange since it's infancy and like where they are going. By offering a fully integrated solution to the marketplace we expect customers to save valuable sourcing time, drive additional sub rentals and create new relationships," added Romeka.

Andrew Ehler, VP and GM of the Intellievent division added, "We see this partnership with Production Exchange as yet another tool to add a tremendous value to each of our partners. The tools created by both IntelliEvent and Production Exchange could potentially change some of the ways business is done. I could not be more excited about this partnership and the abilities we are bringing to the table."

About Production Exchange

Production Exchange ( began as an online business-to-business portal dedicated to lighting equipment sub-rental. It was started by the folks at Christie Lites who were looking for a better way to manage their own sub-rental requirements. Unlike many other online directories or business resources, Production Exchange is the first system to provide users with up to date availability information for a given piece of lighting or production equipment. Our vision is contributing to build an industry that is cooperative, profitable and does world class technical and creative work. Everyone at Production Exchange is an industry person. We have all been around the world of rental and staging.....and lighting, video and audio. Our products are developed by people who use them and listen to your input. For more information contact Grif Palmer, [email protected] .

About IntelliEvent

In February of 1998, Don Romeka founded IntelliEvent ( He then purchased an application that was designed to manage an event focused resource supply operation. When acquired, the software was running 7 event focused businesses. He then hired development, support, training, sales, and marketing teams. Since that time IntelliEvent has grown to almost 1,500 customers throughout North America, South America, Europe, and Australia. IntelliEvent's team consists of almost 30 professionals working in offices in Northern California, Southern California, Arizona, Oregon, Utah, Iowa, Tennessee, New Jersey, North Carolina, and Toronto. For more information, contact Andrew Ehler, [email protected] .

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