NAB Show 2018 – The Great Canadian Suite:

By Shawn Smith

The Las Vegas NAB Show 2018 kicked off in fine style Monday evening April 9th as more than 500 Canadian attendees gathered poolside at the Flamingo Hotel to usher in a new era for the Great Canadian Suite. Created by Applied Electronics for more than 50 years ago, the legendary event was resurrected after a 2-year hiatus by Glynn Evans and James Musselman of Stonehenge DigitalTerry Martindale and Amy Lee, and a who’s who of industry supporters. Plans for 2019 are already underway.

More than $15,000 in prizes were also given away to celebrate the event.

 Great Canadian Suite 2018 Raffle Winners 

Sponsor:  Cinedeck
Prize: Cine X Tools 1-year license
Winner:  John Zarecki

Sponsor:  Avid
Prize: Media Composer perpetual license
Winner:  Nic Amaya
​Presented by Serena Harris, AVID​

Sponsor:  Edelkrone
Prize:  Slider One Pro
Winner:  Alexandru Titu

Sponsor:  Media Concierge
Prize:  $1000 services
Winner:  Gary Shumyla

Sponsor:  Plasticase
Prize:  Nanuk 935 (x2)
Winner:  Shaughna Boara, Justin Power

Sponsor:  Avid
Prize:  Pro Tools perpetual license
Winner:  Ryan Bauer
​Presented by Serena Harris, AVID​

Sponsor:  Edit Sessions
Prize:  Apple AirPods
Winner:  Chris Newell

Sponsor:  APM
Prize:  $100 movie passes
Winner:  Matthew Broughton