Barco and team behind 7thSense Design reach agreement in principle to transfer Medialon brand and ShowControl activities to Medialon Ltd.
The new company joins the 7thSense Design Family
We are delighted to share the news that we will soon welcome Medialon to the 7thSense Design family.
A new company “Medialon Ltd.” has been formed by the leadership team behind 7thSense Design.
The new company has reached an agreement in principle with Barco to purchase the Medialon brand and show control products and business activity.
Medialon Ltd. will be a part of the 7thSense Design family but operate as a separate business entity. The new company will acquire the Medialon brand and show control activities from Barco, with intended closing by July 1, 2019.
Eric Cantrell, currently Product Manager for Medialon within Barco, will lead the new Medialon Ltd. business as VP of Business Operations from the Orlando facility. Speaking about the acquisition, he comments, “The decision by Barco to transfer the Medialon show control activity is driven by Barco’s continuous effort to focus on core activities, comprising of display and image processing technology; in conjunction with strengthened partnerships across the value chain in the Entertainment market. This transfer will allow Medialon greater agility to further enhance its product offering and expand its scale – we are excited to bring a highly focussed range of solutions and services to attractions and theme parks as part of 7thSense Design.”