2021 TAIT Yearbook

17 We’re a global team of creative engineers, fabricators, producers, and technologists for live entertainment environments. We bring extraordinary ideas to life, collaborating on design concepts and delivering precision engineering, technical innovation, and manufacturing. We engineer complex movement for artists, brands, performing arts spaces, and venues around the world with our industry leading show control and automation technology. With over 950 employees across 17 office locations, we’ve delivered projects in over 30 countries, on all seven continents, and even in outer space. Kinesys is a global provider of automation systems to the entertainment industry, with a client list that includes iconic venues and world-renowned touring artists. Kinesys offers hardware and software products that allow designers to realize their creative visions, and venues to support outstanding shows and events. Kinesys prides itself on its vibrant community of users, service-driven approach, and proactive attitude to customer feedback. For over 15 years, productionglue has been collaborating with innovative global brands including Nike, the NBA, and Princeton University to create some of the most-talked-about events of our time. In 2016, productionglue became part of the TAIT group, leveraging TAIT’s global footprint and depth of technical expertise to produce out-of-this-world immersive activations, and helping A-list celebrities, global CEOs, world leaders, and dignitaries shine from center stage. ITEC Entertainment is a global leader of themed entertainment design, technology, and project development solutions for the leisure, hospitality, and entertainment industries. ITEC Technologies is the technical design and production division of ITEC Entertainment. Founded in 1985, ITEC has delivered over 300 guest experiences that ignite the dreams of people all over the world, spanning theme parks; real estate development and mixed use; resorts; entertainment centers; rides and shows; cultural attractions; and themed retail. Founded in 1983, Brilliant Stages has grown from a two-man operation in a shared warehouse to a global player that’s helped the likes of U2, Beyoncé, The Rolling Stones, Cirque De Soleil, and the Olympic Games create epic structures, advanced stages, and spectacular motion. In 2019, the Wakefield, UK-based team was acquired and formally became part of the TAIT group.