Franklin Designs names Aaron Harrington director of operations

Cinemas News

Franklin Designs, Inc., a Mississippi company owned by Pam and Bobby Franklin, named Aaron Harrington as director of operations.

Harrington will oversee the operations of both Franklin Designs and Franklin Designs International. Harrington is an E-7 in the Security Forces Squadron stationed in Memphis, TN at the 164th Airlift Wing, and has a total of four deployments to Kirkuk and Baghdad, Iraq, and two tours in Kuwait.

Franklin Designs has provided design services to the cinema industry for nearly 31 years. It oversees all aspects of auditorium design and development, including the installation of PLF (Premium Large Format) systems, stage curtain design and Dolby Atmos audio.

“I am looking forward to using the skills I have developed during my military service in scheduling and utilizing personnel to achieve the missions I was given,” Harrington said. “I am excited about starting this new chapter in my life and look forward to helping the Franklins and their team achieve their vision for Franklin Designs as an industry leader.”

“We are pleased to have Aaron join our Franklin family,” said Bobby Franklin, president of Franklin Designs. “His strengths in leadership and knowledge will help us continue our relationships with our customers and maintain our high standards.”