SGM Appoints David Keighley as Executive VP

[![David Keighley (left) and SGM CEO Peter Johansen](/content/images/2016/07/DavidKeighley_PeterJohansen_c-288x300.jpg)](/content/images/2016/07/DavidKeighley_PeterJohansen_c.jpg)David Keighley (left) and SGM CEO Peter Johansen
SGM has announced the appointment of David Keighley as its new executive vice president. Keighley has worked as a lighting designer, tour manager, and production manager as well as management experience as executive vice president and chief of operations for Syncrolite, managing director and CEO of PRG Europe, and managing director of light and sound design. Keighley has been involved with the Olympic Games (1992, 1996, 2000, 2004 and 2012) and worked with artists such as Madonna, Rolling Stones, Spice Girls, Billy Joel, Pink Floyd, Deep Purple etc.

Keighley’s primary area of responsibility as EVP will be to work with and support designers and architects to ensure the right equipment for the job. He will be based in the U.K., but will be travelling to oversee global activities for SGM.

“I am excited to be joining SGM. I look forward to introducing old friends and new to SGM’s innovative range of LED lighting fixtures,” says Keighley

Keighley can be reached at  or +44-7775-846716.

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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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