Ontario Export Awards finalist profile: Christie Digital Systems Canada
Christie Digital Systems Canada was named a finalist for the Leadership award at the 2014 Ontario Export Awards
Location: Kitchener, Ont.
Year Established: 1929
Company Description: Christie Digital Systems Canada, Inc. is a global visual and audio technologies company that markets some of the world’s most advanced projectors, display systems and immersive audio solutions.
Christie manufactures projection and display systems and has installed more than 100,000 of them worldwide in cinemas, universities and emergency operations centres.
Christie’s Professional Services group helps design, build and deploy complete display solutions, including 24/7 monitoring and support through its state-of-the-art Network Operations Center (NOC).
Top Export Markets: the United States, Europe, Middle East, Africa, the United Kingdom, China
Finalist Bona Fides: Christie was the first projection manufacturer to receive two Academy Awards for Scientific or Technical Achievement.
It has a 40 per cent market share in global digital cinema and has maintained its manufacturing in Canada.