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pollstar nominates bandit lites for lighting company of the year

November 09, 2015 | Category: Print

NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE – Bandit Lites is thrilled to announce it has again been nominated for ‘Lighting Company of the Year’ by Pollstar.

The 27th Annual Pollstar Industry Awards will take place on February 12, 2016 in San Francisco at Marriott Marquis. The awards celebrate all aspects of the entertainment industry, from venues to festivals and touring artists. Pollstar is a renowned trade publication that covers the professional concert industry, including box office, tour schedules, in-depth articles and reviews, photos and contact directories.

Bandit Lites has won the Pollstar ‘Lighting Company of the Year’ award five times, and is the only company to have been nominated every year since the awards inception.

Bandit Chair, Michael T. Strickland, stated “The staff at Bandit is again humbled and wishes to thank all of our valued clients and friends for making this possible. The Pollstar Award is very meaningful to us and we cherish each win. The talented people at Bandit that devote themselves to the clients are what make a difference. Anyone can purchase lights; it is truly the people that make the difference.”

This past year Bandit had the pleasure of working with quite an array of exciting projects, from the return of Garth Brooks to the NFL draft to the Grateful Dead’s final concerts in Chicago and many other great projects, installations and tours.

Pollstar subscribers can cast their confidential vote for the Pollstar Awards through Friday, December 18 when the voting period closes.

About Bandit Lites, Inc.
Bandit Lites is a global leader in the entertainment lighting marketplace.  From touring productions to fixed installations, Bandit Lites has a full staff of highly trained professionals to deal with all types of lighting needs. Bandit’s global presence will insure seamless transitions no matter where your next show takes you.  Learn more at



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