BELLEVUE, Wash., April 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Lightspeed Design, Inc., manufacturer of the DepthQ ® 3D Polarization Modulator, has announced that European Cinema Consulting GmbH (ECCO), a company founded by industry veteran Thomas Ruttgers in 2012, will be joining DepthQ ® as manufacturer's representative and liaison for Europe and Russia. Chris Ward, President of Lightspeed Design, Inc. said: "Our goal in engaging ECCO is to increase communication with DepthQ ® dealers, increase outreach to exhibitors, and provide more localized customer service." He added that thanks to the growing network of dealers the DepthQ ® modulator had been a great technical and business success, now passing 1000 screens worldwide. Thomas Ruttgers, Managing Director of ECCO stated: "I'm proud that Lightspeed Design has chosen us as their manufacturer's representative as I believe in the product and the philosophy behind it and look forward to increasing its popularity in Europe and Russia." Within the month ECCO will begin providing support to dealers and have spare parts on hand in Germany for quick response. About Lightspeed Design, Inc. / DepthQ® Lightspeed Design, Inc. / DepthQ ®, located in Bellevue, WA, USA, has 20 years' experience in 3D film & video production and stereoscopic 3D technology development. Our knowledge and expertise allows us to create immersive, impactful experiences and precise technology solutions for clients such as Mercedes Benz, Microsoft, Disney, IMAX, DreamWorks, NASA, and Intuitive Surgical. For more information, go to http://www.depthq3d.com. DepthQ ® is a registered trademark of Lightspeed Design, Inc. Press contact: Chris Ward Lightspeed Design, Inc. +1-425-637-2818 About Thomas Ruttgers and European Cinema Consulting GmbH (ECCO.): Thomas Ruttgers has been in the cinema industry for over 25 years. From 1996 till 2011 he was Managing Partner of FTT in Dusseldorf. In 2011, he was appointed Senior Vice President Sales of dcinex group (formerly XDC, FTT and Bewegte Bilder). In 2012 he founded European Cinema Consulting. The company acts as a link between manufacturers, system integrators and exhibitors aiming at building relationships between all major players in the industry. Press contact: Angela Bunger European Cinema Consulting GmbH +49-211-522875-14 This press release was issued through eReleases® Press Release Distribution. For more information, visit http://www.ereleases.com. SOURCE Lightspeed Design, Inc.