Arcadia designs, integrates and operates turnkey AV & IT systems
for events & venues nationwide.
- Digital Signage
- Motion Graphics
- Video Production & Post-Production
- Digital Signage and Motion Graphic Design
- Live Video Streaming
- Interactive Mobile Promotion Activation
- Live Social Media Integration
- Onsite IT Support
- A/V System Design & Integration
- A/V Consulting & Management
- Robotic Camera System Design
- Digital OOH Inventory Management
- Low Voltage Wiring (Video/Audio/IT)
Arcadia provides multimedia services to some of the world’s most iconic multi-use entertainment, sports and commercial venues. Offering creative services, live event support as well as permanent installations, our team provides a broad range of digital consulting services that bridges the gap between AV and IT. From corporate conferences to major music festivals, we deliver the right solutions to complex challenges along with compelling digital content that connects our clients to their respective audiences on budget. Check out our suite of services and let us help you engage your audience!
Founding Partner of Arcadia New Media Services
Arcadia co-founder Jan Eckhard brings more than 23 years of entertainment production experience, plus expertise in multiple areas of audio and video production.
Jan developed his expertise in live production, audio, video and staging during his time at Irving Plaza, Sony Music Studios and a live music webcast company called Digital Club Network. At ‘DCN’ he helped develop a system to produce webcasts of concerts from more than 50 worldwide music venues. He spearheaded an initiative to enhance the quality of archival music recordings, producing multiple audio and video recordings of performances from artists like John Legend, Ben Folds and They Might Be Giants – several of which were commercially released.
Prior to Arcadia, Jan founded video production outfit Mole Media, where he notably produced a webcast and multi-camera shoot of Al Gore’s speech on global warming prior to the release of the Oscar© winning ‘An Inconvenient Truth.’ Jan’s specialties include project management and systems integration and installation as well as post-production, motion graphics, content production for large LED video displays.
Founding Partner of Arcadia New Media Services
Arcadia co-founder Daniel Salimbene has been a digital artist for nearly 15 years, with experience and expertise in motion graphics, video encoding, digital photography and graphic design. Prior to founding Arcadia in 2004, Dan worked as a web designer for Siemens and a production assistant and camera operator at Digital Club Network. Dan has also served as a professor at Rutgers University, focusing on multimedia production and techniques.
Dan received his Masters of Communication and Information Studies from Rutgers University in 2004 and has a BA in Communications with a minor in Art History from The College of New Jersey. Additionally, he is a member of the board of directors of Healing The Children, a non-profit organization that provides medical care and services to children in need both in NJ and worldwide.
As a camera operator and video systems technician Scott has been working in the concert video arena in NYC for ten years. Irving Plaza, PlayStation Theater, The Capitol Theater, and Livestream.com are all second homes for Scott.
He specializes in robotic camera systems and remote over IP address cameras for shooting concerts and various special events. Technology and music form a marriage in Scott’s life and he is happy and grateful to be part of the Arcadia Media Team.
Jess is a freelance filmmaker and photographer. She is the owner of Jess Vogt Studios, which offers contemporary and artistic coverage through photography, video or photo-booth services. She has been working with Arcadia New Media Services and the PlayStation Theater (formerly Nokia Theater) in Times Square since graduating from the University of the Arts in Philadelphia in 2008.
In addition to her extensive camera work and marquee pieces for the theater, her content has been featured on large digital displays in Madison Square Garden and MetLife Stadium and online for Clear Channel radio stations, among others. Jess has a BFA in Film and Digital Video.
After Danielle completed the Motion Pictures program at the University of Miami and returning to New York, she worked on various projects, from music videos to reality television shows. Live music has always been one of her main passions, and eventually became the main focus of her production work.
You can currently find her as a camera operator/photographer at PlayStation Theater and Irving Plaza, and on very special occasions as an enthusiastic fan just enjoying the show.
Justin has been making videos for 15 years. He began his career scouting locations for films and TV shows in NYC while also producing live music videos and other projects. Justin started Word Up Productions in 2007 to offer clients a broad range of services, including video production, post-production, equipment rentals and custom A/V design and installations.
He is a video director and photographer at the PlayStation Theater in Times Square and the Head of Video Production at Irving Plaza and Gramercy Theater. Justin also teaches a video production course at an elementary school in NYC.
Over the years Drew has become a specialist for all aspects of video production. He freelances for a multitude of companies ranging from the very corporate to the ultra independent doing a variety of jobs including Technical Director, Camera Operator, Sound Engineer and many post production positions as well.
However, there is nothing he would rather work on than a Live Concert. His passion for concert video production has brought him to some of the best venues around the country working for many of his favorite artists. Needless to say, he couldn’t be happier to be part of the Arcadia team.
Chad has over 15 years of experience working in all aspects of the film and video industry. Most of his focus has been on engineering and equipment maintenance. He has certifications in Avid ACSR, Apple Xsan and Server.
Currently Chad is as a Digital Video Engineer for a major cable network in NYC. In addition he does freelance video engineering work for ‘On The Lot Post’ in Brooklyn, NY and Arcadia at PlayStation Theater.
Graz is a professional video editor, as well as a promo Writer/Producer. Currently employed by Syfy, he spends his time eagerly anticipating the next Sharktopus sequel. Previous credits include Showtime, where he was employed for four years working in their sports department.
With a love for music, but no actual musical talent, combining video production with concerts at the PlayStation Theater is a perfect way to unite two passions. You can view a collection of his work at www.jgraz.com
Holly is a freelance video editor with experience editing documentary features to commercial spots. She has worked on projects for Discovery, Bravo, OWN, Vogue, Wired, and non-profits like Girls Scouts USA, Fencing In The Schools, and North Star.
While not producing and editing content, Holly works with Arcadia Media at thePlayStation Theater in the IT department operating robotic cameras, managing media, and running various ads throughout the theater.
Kim is a freelance filmmaker and assistant director that has been creating videos since the seventh grade. Pursing her passion and graduating from University of the Arts, she held various production roles at SAP Americas and Stonehouse Media until fulfilling a lifelong goal of uprooting to Brooklyn.
She is excited to combine her love of live music, photography, and camera work as a video technician at the PlayStation Theater in Times Square with the Arcadia team.
Koqui began a 17-year career at NYU Tisch School of the Arts after graduating there with a B.F.A. in Film/Television. He was not only the television studio supervisor, but also a video engineer, technician and part-time faculty member. His interest in photography began in 1983 with an after-school photo and video class taught in The Children’s Art Carnival in Harlem NYC and with that small step, he founded Koqui Photo, LLC. His goal is to help local schools fund-raise by providing quality school photos and giving back up to 50% of the proceeds.
5 Arcadia Ct.
Bloomfield, NJ 07003