Daktronics to Feature Its Growing Product Offerings at PLASA Focus: Austin 2012

BROOKINGS, S.D. – February 10, 2012 –Daktronics Inc. (Nasdaq-DAKT) will present its latest automated rigging solutions at Booth 121 at PLASA Focus: Austin 2012. Attendees will see the latest in stage rigging technology during the February 22-23 event in Austin, Texas.

Daktronics new value-packed, easy-to-use E Series controller and updated Pro Series controller with 3-part cueing and handy maintenance pendant are among the latest innovations in the Daktronics control family. Attendees will have the opportunity to learn how these controllers pack flexibility with functionality when combined with the Vortek® Classic hoists. Recent highlighted projects will include the five renovated Denver Public Schools theatres using 75 Classic hoists—60 of which are mounted upright.

“Another renovation project at North Lake College in Irving, Texas, is nearing completion,” said Mike Hyde, Daktronics West Region sales representative. ”With these projects, the Vortek hoists' flexible mounting options and controller choices are a perfect fit.”

PLASA attendees will also see video of the Victor, N.Y., manufacturing facility which recently achieved ISO 9001:2008 registration and Daktronics rigging equipment as it was installed in one of the most innovative, flexible theaters in the world – the Dee and Charles Wyly Theatre in Dallas.