2018 NAB Show Preview: Scenic design for broadcast news, sports and entertainment

The 2018 NAB Show begins in just days at the Las Vegas Convention Center. The annual show brings together the media, entertainment and technology (known as “M.E.T.”) world for diverse discussions and insights into where the broadcast world is headed alongside the largest trade show for new equipment, software and hardware for production.

Along with our extensive coverage of all the pre-show news and announcements, the top sessions to attend and even the best NAB Show parties; we’ve prepared a series of NAB Show Preview articles to help you plan your show floor experience, brought to you by Leyard and Planar.

This guide covers Scenic Design, highlighting the set designers at the show you can meet with to discuss your next project. Some designers have phyiscal booths at the NAB Show while others have opted for private meetings off the busy show floor.

We hope you’ll use our guide as a starting point for your show schedule alongside the “Map Your Show” tool from the NAB Show.

Creative Dimensions

Central Hall – #C859

Creative Dimensions has built a reputation as an innovative partner. The team coordinates and produces a range of signage, exhibits and broadcast studios, sets & desks including our sought after Versa Broadcast Desk line of products.

Devlin Design Group

Central Hall – #C347

Devlin Design Group is a full service scenic and lighting design firm specializing in the creation broadcast and multi-channel environments for news, sports, and lifestyle entertainment, for over 30 years. Team DDG provides complete turnkey solutions.


Erector Sets, Inc.

Central Hall – #C6746

Erector Sets is a full service scenery and set building company. From design services and fabrication to delivery and installation, Erector Sets can provide for every client’s needs.

FX Design Group

Central Hall – #C112

Exhibiting alongside Digital Video Group, FX Design Group will highlight their tech edge in scenic design, motion graphics and production.  One of the main features will be LED video walls and the latest trends in “Story Telling Technology” for local news affiliates with the inclusion of digiLED and tvONE.

Gelbach Designs Inc.

Central Hall – #C3253

Gelbach Designs Inc. will showcase a variety of affordable broadcast studio options for news stations and talk shows.broadcast and environment.

Provost Studio

Provost Studio is booking private meetings during the NAB Show to discuss news set design, sports set solutions and much more. To schedule a meeting, call 919.747.4543.

Explore more of our NAB Show Preview series to help map your show floor visit, including lighting design, display technology, weather and traffic systems, production switchers, music and much more.