Company Description (as filed with the SEC)
We are a Delaware corporation and maintain our corporate offices in Omaha, Nebraska. We were founded in 1932 as a designer and manufacturer of film projectors. Over the past 80 years, we have expanded our product lines and services to meet the needs of the ever-changing and technologically-advancing theatre exhibition industry. Further, we have broadened our offerings through acquisitions to include a lighting division that services architectural, entertainment, and other commercial needs. We went public in 1995 and now primarily operate within two business segments: theatre and lighting. Approximately 98%, 98% and 97% of our sales were from theatre products for the years ended 2012, 2011 and 2010, respectively. Our shares are traded on the NYSE MKT under the symbol BTN. ... More ...