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Electronic Theatre Controls / ETC

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1975 Electronic Theatre Controls (ETC) founded by four UW-Madison undergraduates; Fred Foster, James Bradley, Bill Foster and Gary Bewick. They decided using solid-state microprocessor controls for stage lighting was the way forward. 
1979 / 1982 ETC creates the ELC desk for Disney theme parks in Orlando (EPCOT). 
1995 ETC acquires Arri GB and inherits their London office and warehouse base. 
2013 ETC bought a 10 acre factory in Mazomanie to manufacture rigging equipment. 
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