Brian Dowd Joins GLP as Sales Director

Brian Dowd has joined GLP US in a new position as sales director for the company. From an early start, building his first lighting rig at age 15, Dowd has enjoyed a career encompassing positions as electrician, rigger, designer, and production manager. Through a subsequent illustrious career within the sales and marketing side of the industry, most recently as VP of sales for A.C.T. Lighting, Dowd brings an extensive combination of skill and knowledge to this new position.

GLP US president Mark Ravenhill says, "It is fantastic to have Brian join us at GLP. Having known him for many years, his knowledge of the industry and his ability to consistently grow markets will be a great asset to the company as we move forward.”

“I was attracted to GLP because they do not follow the pack. They are unique in that they follow their own creative path. The family like connection between the GLP team was a huge thing for me. I can’t overstate the positive vibe that the team has,” Dowd adds. “My role at GLP in the Americas is to create growth in the marketplace. Product innovation combined with world class support and the best team you could ask for, will fuel that growth. There are some very exciting opportunities out there, and I am looking forward to them all.”

Dowd will be based in New Jersey, and can be reached via cell: 973-440-0191 or by email at

For more information, contact GLP: 818-767-8899,,

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Michael Raine is the Editor-in-Chief at Canadian Musician, Canadian Music Trade, Professional Sound, and Professional Lighting & Production magazines. He also hosts the Canadian Musician Podcast.
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