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Chief Executive Magazine interviews Gary Solomon, Jr. about emerging technologies

07 27 2017 Solomon Group President Gary Solomon, Jr. talks with Chief Executive Magazine about how the company is embracing Internet of Things (IoT), one of several, new technologies expected to rule business. ... Read More ///

Katrina 10 highlighted by Live Design

10 05 2015 The industry's premier live entertainment resource details what Solomon Group put into its Katrina 10 productions. ... Read More ///

Solomon Group selected as a 2015 Best Place to Work.

09 21 2015 For the third time in the past four years, Solomon Group was named one of the area's "Best Places to Work" by New Orleans CityBusiness magazine.  Honorees were chosen based on a questionnaire of benefits offered, ... Read More ///

Live Design covers “The Main Stage at ESSENCE Festival 2015”

08 31 2015 Meghan Perkins with Live Design covered Solomon Group's work to bring the Main Stage alive at ESSENCE Festival 2015. ... Read More ///

Entrepreneurs work hard to rebuild Big Easy

08 28 2015 During the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, New Orleans's booming entrepreneurial landscape was a huge part of the story.  Solomon Group was humbled to be listed among the top such companies by USA Today,   ... Read More ///

Solomon Group Named to the 2015 Inc. 5000

08 12 2015 For the second year in a row, Solomon Group was named to the prestigious Inc. 5000 list of America’s fastest-growing private companies. The New Orleans entertainment design and production firm ranked No. 16 of the Top Media Companies, and ... Read More ///

HARMAN Martin interviews Matt Foucheaux about the 2015 FIRST Championship

07 15 2015 Matt Foucheaux, Solomon Group's Director of Production Design, discusses lighting the 2015 FIRST Championship in this LIVE DESIGN article. ... Read More ///

Solomon Group joins AV Alliance

06 15 2015 Solomon Group is now part of the AV Alliance, an exclusive network of the world’s leading event technology rental specialists.  Membership--which is by invitation only--is restricted solely to companies that are able to meet stringent international standards. ... Read More ///

Gary Solomon Jr. Speaks at GROWCO Conference

04 08 2015 Solomon Group President, Gary Solomon Jr., is part of the all-star speaker roster at the 2015 GROWCO Conference being held this week in Nashville, Tennessee. In a 30 UNDER 30 SESSION titled, “Lights! Action! Lead!” Solomon will discuss the challenges he ... Read More ///

ACT Lighting: “AT&T Playoff Playlist Live!” Sparks Excitement During College Football Playoff

03 31 2015 In this press release by ACT Lighting, Solomon Group's Director of Production Design, Matt Foucheaux, discusses his lighting design and choice of equipment for the inaugural College Football Playoff Weekend's concert series. ... Read More ///

Solomon Group adds large-format printing to its expanding array of services

02 11 2015 Launches with donation of 1,800-square-foot wrap to The National WWII Museum The award-winning entertainment design and production firm Solomon Group announced today that it is expanding the company’s operations to include large-format printing. The Print Shop at Solomon ... Read More ///

Lights, Camera, Action!

11 02 2014 New Orleans Living Magazine profiles Solomon Group President/Co-Founder Gary Solomon Jr. ... Read More ///

Solomon Group listed in the Inc. 500|5000 as one of America’s fastest-growing private companies.

08 20 2014 Inc. Magazine ranked Solomon Group No. 764 on its 33rd annual Inc. 500|5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies. The list represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy—America’s ... Read More ///

Growth prompts move to new facility for Solomon Group’s expanded fabrication and production teams.

08 15 2014 Solomon Group recently completed the move of its Fabrication and Production Shop from Gretna to New Orleans.  At 65,000 square-feet, this new, state-of-the-art facility is nearly double the size of our previous warehouse space on the west bank of the ... Read More ///

Business bright for Solomon Group production company 3 years after Superdome lights debut

08 05 2014 The Times-Picayune profiles Solomon Group's meteoric rise since completing a signature project. ... Read More ///

Mercedes-Benz Superdome lights have endless possibilities

07 28 2014 WVUE-TV Fox 8 revisits the story behind the light show with Solomon Group Partner/Co-Founder Jonathan Foucheaux. ... Read More ///

New Orleans’ entrepreneurs see niches, fill them

04 11 2014 Solomon Group President and Co-Founder, Gary Solomon Jr., is interviewed in this USA TODAY article about the entrepreneurial activity taking place in New Orleans. ... Read More ///

Super Bowl XLVII broadcast nominated for a Sports Emmy® Award.

03 26 2014 The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (NATAS) today announced the Nominees for the 35th Annual Sports Emmy® Awards. With eight out of ten broadcast environments designed, fabricated and installed for CBS Sports by Solomon Group, the Super ... Read More ///

Solomon Group moves to its new offices on Girod Street.

02 08 2014 Today is moving day!  Solomon Group has officially left its home on South Peters Street and moved to its new home office just over a mile away at 825 Girod Street.  Our brand new office is nearly four times ... Read More ///

Gary Solomon Jr. featured in “Top of Mind” section of SUCCESS Magazine.

12 30 2013 In late fall, SUCCESS Magazine contacted Solomon Group to find out what Gary Solomon Jr. has been thinking about lately and why.  Specifically, they asked that he lend his thoughts to their front-of-the-magazine section called, “Top of Mind. ... Read More ///

Solomon Group to quadruple office space

12 18 2013 This article in New Orleans CityBusiness covers Solomon Group's plans to move its office headquarters into a renovated, historic New Orleans building. ... Read More ///

Clay Paky Sharpys Work Packed Houses at the 2013 ESSENCE Festival

10 01 2013 In this press release from Clay Paky, our Senior Production Manager Matt Foucheaux discusses his use of the company's lighting gear during the record-breaking 2013 ESSENCE Festival. ... Read More ///

Once again, Solomon Group is chosen as one of the “Best Places to Work” in New Orleans.

09 19 2013 It happened again!  Solomon Group has been named one of the "Best Places to Work" by New Orleans CityBusiness in the Small Companies category.  Read the full list HERE. ... Read More ///

Transforming a Canadian amusement park into an electrifying racecourse.

09 07 2013 Earlier this month, Solomon Group experienced another milestone in its history.  When “The Storyteller” -- that’s one of our 18-wheelers -- crossed the Canadian border on its way to an event near Toronto, we added ... Read More ///

New Orleans Civic Theatre Returns To Duty With L-Acoustics

08 27 2013 Take a look at this article by ProSoundWeb about the technology Solomon Group included in the newly-renovated Civic Theatre. ... Read More ///

Using “AR” Solomon Group helps bring the cover of New Orleans’ favorite print publication to life.

08 26 2013 When Jeanne Foster reached out to Gary Solomon Jr. for help with Gambit’s annual “Best of New Orleans” issue, things came full circle... in more ways than one. Foster, Associate Publisher of Gambit Communications, Inc., had ... Read More ///

This Under-30 Is Making His Mark

08 15 2013 Sharon Litwin with NolaVie interviews Gary Solomon Jr. about coming back to New Orleans post-Katrina to start his company. ... Read More ///

Solomon Group chosen by ESSENCE Communications to produce the 2013 ESSENCE Festival.

07 03 2013 The 19th Annual ESSENCE Festival kicks off on July 4, 2013 in the Crescent City, and for the first time, Solomon Group will serve as the event’s signature Production Services provider. “We’re thrilled to be partners with ... Read More ///

New Orleans station debuts new set

06 27 2013 NewscastStudio shows off Solomon Group's set refresh for WDSU-TV. ... Read More ///

Gary Solomon Jr. Featured on Inc. Magazine’s Prestigious 30-Under-30 List

05 28 2013 Gary Solomon Jr., President of the New Orleans-based company Solomon Group, was named to Inc.’s prestigious “30 Under 30: World’s Coolest Young Entrepreneurs” list for 2013. The national magazine publishes the list of “most promising young ... Read More ///

Solomon Group Expands its Lighting and Audio Capabilities.

05 23 2013 Like most people who work in entertainment production, our guys can’t wait to get their hands on brand new gear.  So when Solomon Group recently took delivery of a substantial order of new lighting and audio equipment, ... Read More ///

The Big Comeback: Is New Orleans America’s Next Great Innovation Hub?

04 08 2013 Read about Solomon Group's role in the rebirth of New Orleans in this article featured in the Atlantic. ... Read More ///

Super Bowl XLVII ImPRESSions

02 25 2013 Solomon Group received a lot of great press coverage for our work on Super Bowl XLVII.  Take a look at some of the stories that were written about us. February 25, 2013 Live Design Magazine wrote an article about ... Read More ///

Civic developers hope to fill entertainment venue void

12 17 2012 In this New Orleans CityBusiness article, Solomon Group Partner/Co-Founder Stephen Fink discusses the plans to renovate and re-open the city's oldest known theater building.   ... Read More ///

Solomon Group creates new traveling broadcast desk for CBS to replace one lost to Hurricane Sandy

12 01 2012 December 1, 2012 Solomon Group is fortunate to have a wonderful relationship with CBS.  We designed and fabricated the network’s set for its coverage of the 2012 NCAA Final Four in New Orleans.  And in late 2012, our fabrication facility ... Read More ///

Production Company Rides the New Orleans Startup Wave

11 13 2012 Gary Solomon Jr. explains how Solomon Group was launched in this American Express OPEN forum article by Donna Fenn. ... Read More ///

Solomon Group named one of the “Best Places to Work” in New Orleans

09 27 2012 September 27, 2012 Hey, look!  Solomon Group was chosen by New Orleans CityBusiness as one of the 2012 Best Places to Work! The award recognizes companies according to how well they treat their most important asset - their employees. Not only was ... Read More ///

Entergy MyHome: Bringing a Virtual Family to Life to Help Entergy New Orleans Customers Save Money

08 02 2012 August 2, 2012 Meet George Anderson.  He and his family are the subject of a unique library of interactive features developed by Solomon Group for Entergy. They’re also fictitious. Earlier this year, Entergy came to us to be part ... Read More ///

The National World War II Museum:  Solomon Group to Project Manage Latest Immersive Experience

06 05 2012 June 5, 2012   Another mission from the National WWII Museum... and we choose to accept it! Ever wonder what it’s like to survive a submarine battle? Well, bring 26 of your closest friends to the National WWII Museum next year ... Read More ///

UPDATE: Superdome Lighting Wins International Award

04 26 2012 UPDATE:  The Mercedes-Benz Superdome wins the 2012 Live Deisgn Award for Archatainment! /// And the award goes to... We bet it’s going to be our client- the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. The venue is nominated for Live Design magazine’s ... Read More ///

Twelve-story Animated Lightshow to Dazzle Downtown, Salute LSU, BCS, and Showcase New Orleans

01 06 2012   Date: January 6, 2012 For Immediate Release Contact: Yolanda Pollard (Entergy) 504.576.4238 (media line) Todd Ragusa (Solomon Group) 504.330.2202   Includes 3D Graphics, Live Scoreboard and Polls Before, During and After BCS Championship Game New Orleans, ... Read More ///

Solomon Group Lights Up Superdome, New Orleans Skyline

11 29 2011 The November 2011 issue of PLSN (Projection, Lights and Staging News) includes a story about Solomon Group's work to illuminate the exterior of the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. ... Read More ///

Solomon Group Acquires Express Productions

07 18 2011 For Immediate Release Media Contact: Amy B. Ferguson, 504.891.9343, SOLOMON GROUP EXPANDS WITH NEW ACQUISITION  NOW OFFERS FULL SERVICE LIVE EVENT AND MULTIMEDIA INSTALLATION SERVICES UNDER ONE ROOF New Orleans, July 19, 2011 – Solomon Group today announced it ... Read More ///

Solomon Group & Frischhertz Electric to Re-light Superdome Exterior

07 15 2011 Solomon Group is proud to announce that we will be working with Frischhertz Electric Co to re-light the exterior of the world-famous Louisiana Superdome.  Nearly 300 computer controlled color-changing LED lighting fixtures by Martin Professional will be installed permanently on ... Read More ///

Rugged COLORado™ 1 Kickoff Saints Game

09 14 2010 Gary Solomon Jr. and Jonathan Foucheaux explain the lighting and integration work that Solomon Group provided for Champions Square at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.  Read more in this press release by Chauvet Lighting. ... Read More ///