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Omaha, Neb.—Dec 31, 2008

Ballantyne Expands Digital Cinema Distribution Footprint into Singapore, Malaysia and Indonesia

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NEC NC2000C Photo: NEC  NC2000C 17,000-lumen Digital Cinema Projector

Ballantyne of Omaha, Inc. (NYSE Alternext US: BTN), a provider of cinema equipment and services, reported today that its cinema products distribution subsidiary, Strong Westrex Company, Asia, has secured distribution rights for the NEC Starus™ Line of digital cinema projectors from NEC Display Solutions, Japan for three additional Asian territories. Strong Westrex Company, Asia has been granted a license to distribute NEC’s digital cinema projectors in Singapore, Malaysia and Indonesia. Strong Westrex will also provide sales training, service and support for all digital cinema products sold in these three territories.

The new territories build upon Strong Westrex’s existing NEC Starus distribution rights for Hong Kong, Macau and Mainland China, as well as Ballantyne’s digital cinema projector master reseller agreement with NEC Corporation of America for North and South America.

Ballantyne president and CEO, John P. Wilmers, commented, “These new territories represent a market opportunity of approximately 1,300 cinema screens, only a small number of which have already been converted to digital cinema. We are pleased to expand our partnership with NEC to serve the needs of customers in these countries as they move to digital projection technology. Importantly, Strong Westrex maintains a 40+ year-old reputations for quality cinema products and excellent customer service.”

Ballantyne Strong Inc. Contacts:
Mary Carstens
Chief Financial Officer             
(402) 453-4444

JCIR
Robert Rinderman, Norberto Aja
(212) 835-8500 or btn@jcir.com
About Ballantyne Strong Inc.: Ballantyne Strong Inc. is a provider of digital cinema projection equipment, screens and services as well as specialty lighting equipment. The Company supplies major and independent theater chains, top arenas, theme parks and architectural sites around the world. Ballantyne Strong is a value added reseller of major brands that include BARCO, NEC, Doremi, GDC, USL, Dolby and QSC. Excellent products coupled with Strong Technical Services providing installation, integration, NOC (Network Operation Center) and field service. Ballantyne Strong Inc.is a true turn-key provider for sales and service to cinema chains of all sizes. Ballantyne Strong Inc. Directory page Ballantyne Strong Inc. Web Site
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