What to Know about Adding Lighting

When Draper talks about lighting, it is usually within the context of either controlling natural light through window shades and other solar control solutions, or choosing the projection screen that works best in the lighting conditions. However, an article on the...

Screens for Worship Facilities

When beginning to plan for new or updated AV in a worship facility, one of the first questions is usually, “What screen should I use?” Like many things in life, there is not one definitive answer to that question. The closest thing to an answer is answer is, “that...

Draper at LDI

Later this month, Draper will be heading for Las Vegas to exhibit at the 2014 LDI show. Draper will be exhibiting November 21-23 in booth 2269. This year Jim Hoodlebrink and Kimberly McCormick will be showing off several Draper products that make excellent solutions...

Draper’s Projector Lift Selection Tool

This week’s post is by Amy Madden (MBA, CTS, LEED®AP). Amy is the Sales Support and Projector/FlatScreen Lifts Product Manager at Draper, Inc. One of the strong points of Draper’s line of projector lifts is the depth and breadth of the line. There are so many options...

Choosing the Right Screen with Draper’s Surface Selector Pro

When you are trying to design AV for a worship space—or any space in your worship facility—one of the most important and historically neglected considerations is the proper projection viewing surface. Whether you’re looking for a screen for a sanctuary, Sunday school...

Specifying Gym Equipment Just Got Even Easier

For nearly 15 years, the Draper EZ-Spec online tool for specifying gym equipment has provided complete specifications, drawings, layout details, weights, and point loads in an easy-to-use electronic format delivered to your email inbox. It’s all ready to be dropped...

Why 21:9 Format Now? A White Paper from Draper

Have you been hearing more about a “new” video format recently? Talk about the 21:9 aspect ratio has picked up lately, but the format has been around for a while. Why is it being discussed now? Draper presents a new white paper on the subject, written by Steve Cook,...

New TecVision Video Goes Behind the Scenes

Combining continuity and flexibility in a line of projection screens may seem like a tough assignment. But it’s those two overarching traits that make the TecVision line of premium surfaces from Draper so special. And they are on full display in a new TecVision video...

Draper Announces Residential Sales Team

Draper, Inc., has announced an outside sales team focused solely on residential shading and AV. The residential sales team is part of the company’s ongoing effort to prioritize the residential market. Tom Brochard is the new Residential Regional Sales Manager,...

Draper Signs Leading Pro AV Rep Firms

Effective January 1st, Draper is expanding its network of independent manufacturer representatives with Mizzen Marketing and Richard Dean Associates being joined by Audio Biz, Excellence Marketing, Farm AV, HWPco, Mainline Marketing, McFadden Sales, and SKMac. As a...

Draper Announces Pro AV Sales Team

Draper, Inc., a leading North American manufacturer of window shades, projection screens, AV mounts, and architectural gym equipment, has announced the restructuring of its sales team focused solely on the Pro AV market. Kevin C Barlow, CTS-D, has been named Director...

How Draper Makes a Shade

Draper window shades have more than 120 years of innovation and experience behind them. But one question we are still frequently asked is, “How do you make a shade? And why does it matter?” We’ve recently completed a new video designed to take you through our entire...

Draper Announces Major Expansion in 2023

In response to continued growth, Draper, Inc., has announced a major expansion that will add 20% to its manufacturing headquarters located in central Indiana. The 100,000 square foot addition will bring the total size of the facility to over 500,000 square feet. The...