Chief 2009 -20010 Full -Line & Online Catalog Available!

The updated catalog includes numerous new products and information about the latest Chief programs.

Minneapolis, MN. - - (June 2009) - www.chiefmfg.com - Chief Manufacturing, the industry leader in projector and flat panel mounts, is excited to announce the release of the new 2009 -2010 Product Catalog. The catalog, designed based on feedback from dealers, features a clean look, bright photos, and well -organized product information for a quick read. Hard copies are available, but Chief is also going green by introducing a fast -flip online version! A simple click of the mouse allows users the ability to quickly scan the catalog, or type a keyword in the search box and get immediate access to a specific product.


"Gathering dealer input to make our marketing tools extremely easy to use is always our first priority," said Laurie Englert, Chief Marketing Director. "This year's hard copy catalog is no exception. Our responsibility to the environment is also important to our customers and to our company as a whole, which is why we are excited to launch our fast -flip online version of the catalog. The online version supports environmentally sound practices while driving greater convenience and efficiency."

New Mounting Solutions

Chief is committed to developing innovative new products, and this year is no exception. In the catalog, Chief will be exhibiting a wealth of new mounting solutions with exclusive features that focus on functionality and ease of installation. New product additions include:
"The Minis" - RPA® and RPA Elite® Mini Projector Mounts: Perfect for today's smaller and lighter projectors, the mini's are almost half the size of Chief's original RPA Series mounts and offer the same great features.
Short Throw Projector Mounts: A variety of extension lengths and precision image alignment to achieve the perfect installation.
Flat Panel Cart and Stand Accessories: A whole line of new accessory configurations to turn carts and stands into the ultimate video conferencing solutions.
FUSION™ Flat Panel TV Wall Mount Systems: Installer -inspired fixed and tilt mounts and accessories designed to speed up installation and solve tough installation challenges.

The catalog also includes information about Chief's new Certification Program. The program will provide in -depth product information and training in market -focused segments such as digital signage, corporate, hospitality, residential, education, houses of worship, etc. If you register for the Certification Program at the InfoComm booth, you will be entered for a chance to win a 50" flat panel TV and all -new FUSION mount! Don't forget to demo the popular MountBuilder™ Online Product Configurator at the booth, and check out the new module for building flat panel stands and mobile carts.


About Chief
Chief Manufacturing is a division of Milestone AV Technologies, a Duchossois Group Company, and has more than 30 years of proven product and service excellence. Committed to responding to industry needs in the Pro AV, Residential and Office markets, Chief offers a complete line of mounts, lifts and accessories for flat panel displays and projectors.

Chief continues to design innovative mounting solutions and helpful tools like Chief's exclusive MountBuilder that complement the technology they support. With multiple product awards and patented designs, Chief provides unique mount features, and is recognized for delivering not only quality products, but knowledgeable, helpful customer service.

U.S. and Europe sales offices support a global network spanning the Americas, Europe, the Pacific Rim and beyond. Chief distribution centers are located in Minnesota, Hong Kong, and the Netherlands. www.chiefmfg.com.

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