SYDNEY, 15 June 2017 – Molly Haddon has joined the ARRI Australia/New Zealand team in the new role of technical sales advisor. Haddon is a Screen Production major from Macquarie University’s BA (Media) program and is currently completing a Graduate Certificate in Cinematography at the Australian Film Television & Radio School (AFTRS).
ARRI ANZ GM Brett Smith said, “Molly’s initiative and willingness to learn was clear to the ARRI Australia team when she joined our trainee program earlier this year. As an aspiring cinematographer Molly brings diverse creative and operational experience to a position that calls for both people and technical skills in equal measure. She is an excellent addition to our team.”
Haddon reports to ARRI Australia’s Sales Manager, Sean Dooley, for all sales-related activities while her technical skills will be honed performing function testing for ARRI’s camera, lens and lighting engineers, Rey Adia and Melaney Yeates.
In the lead up to SMPTE 2017 in July Haddon is also responsible for coordinating ARRI’s international guest speakers at the show and the company’s joint drinks and networking event with Barbizon on Thursday 20 July.
Molly Haddon can be emailed at [email protected], called on +61 2 9855 4310 and found in person at ARRI Australia’s Sydney office where she is based.
About ARRI Australia and The ARRI Group
ARRI Australia is a wholly owned subsidiary of The ARRI Group and is based in Lane Cove, Sydney.
Arnold & Richter Cine Technik (ARRI) is a global company within the motion picture media industry, employing around 1,300 staff worldwide. In 2017 ARRI is celebrating its centenary, having been founded in 1917 in Munich, Germany, where the headquarters is still located today. Other subsidiaries exist in Europe, North and South America, Asia and Australia.
The ARRI Group consists of five business units: Camera Systems, Lighting, Media, Rental and Medical. ARRI is a leading designer and manufacturer of camera and lighting systems for the film and broadcast industry, with a worldwide distribution and service network. It is also an integrated media service provider in the fields of postproduction and equipment rental, supplying camera, lighting and grip packages to professional productions. ARRI Medical focuses on the use of core imaging technologies for surgical applications.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has recognised ARRI’s engineers and their contributions to the industry with 19 Scientific and Technical Awards.
For locations and more information please visit www.arri.com