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Grosh Backdrop LIFT Demo & Reception

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October 2, 2013 —LOS ANGELES, CA — Grosh Backdrops and Drapery rolled out the red carpet last week for a few select industry leaders to demonstrate its patented backdrop and drapery lifting system, the Backdrop LIFT.

The Backdrop Lift

Designed and developed by Grosh internally, the Backdrop LIFT caters to organizations that may not have the proper equipment needed to incorporate backdrops or drapery into their events. The telescoping system is simple to assemble and operate, needing only 15 minutes for a complete 17’h x 40’w set up with one or two people. Requiring no additional equipment, the system is easy to transport and can be utilized in almost any space.

Few Words About Backdrop Lift

Amanda Uhlein – Grosh’s President

Guests were welcomed by Grosh President, Amanda Uhlein. “We were very excited to demonstrate this new product and get some feedback as to how it could address some of the challenges in the event and production industries.”

David Wright – Director of Sales

David Wright, Director of Sales and presenter at the event, walked the guests through the demonstration with his two assistants.  “We have been using the Backdrop LIFT for a few months now and the benefits of using this system instead of the standard pipe and base are huge.  I couldn’t wait to share it with some of our clients by actually showing them the benefits.”

David also shared with them the many other uses that clients who have rented and purchased the Backdrop LIFT for, including lighting, banner stands and hanging walls to create temporary small spaces.

Guests gave positive feedback after the demonstration, commenting that they enjoyed how much time and labor is saved during set up. You could also see their wheels spinning regarding possible other uses for the Backdrop LIFT.

About Grosh Backdrops and Drapery

Founded in 1932 by R.L. Grosh, Grosh Backdrops and Drapery has been the industry leader in providing backdrop rentals, custom backdrops, and stage curtains for theaters and performances all over the United States. In addition to backdrop rentals, Grosh also is the creator of the Backdrop LIFT, a telescoping LIFT and truss system designed to expedite stage backdrop setup time. The company also recently launched their new custom hand painted backdrop division, which designs and executes custom backdrops and murals. For more information please call toll free: (877) 363-7998 or visit


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