Creating your first Pyro Musical with COBRA and Spirit

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Tent 1 | Seminar

February 19, 2023, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM

Presented by: Zach Gilbert, Sam Christensen, Peter Rogoz

Get the opportunity to work alongside Peter Rogoz and Sam Christensen of Spirit of 76 Fireworks as well as Zach Gilbert from COBRA Firing Systems as they take you through the process of creating your first Pyro Musical. The Spirit Crew will cover what product to use, and the COBRA team will bring the Scripting Software and Firing System taking you from start to finish. Help them pick the music and the product in this interactive seminar.

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Beginner Friendly


About Presenters

Zach Gilbert

Zach Gilbert is the sales and support manager at COBRA Wireless Firing Systems, the industry leader in wireless firing technology. With a passion for pyrotechnics, Zach brings a wealth of knowledge and experience. He has been working in the field for many years and has a deep understanding of the technology and the industry. Zach is responsible for managing the sales and support team at COBRA Wireless Firing Systems, ensuring that customers receive the best possible service and support. In addition to his role at COBRA Wireless Firing Systems, Zach is a pyro at heart.

Sam Christensen

Content manager and marketing specialist at Spirit of ’76 since 2017. Sam graduated with a degree in Journalism, specializing in Strategic Communication, and has quickly became an instrumental component of the 1.4g Industry. Sam’s unique set of talents were a huge contribution to the success of the WPA’s Virtual Winter Blast of 2021 and has also served time with the Pyrotechnics Guild International in Fargo, ND as Seminars Co-Chairman.

Peter Rogoz

Vice President and product manager for ’76 Pro-Line. I work remotely from Chicago on continuing the success of ’76 Pro Line and I’m absolutely thrilled to have recently joined the Spirit of ’76 team! I’ve been in the fireworks industry since the summer of 2007 in various roles including designing and producing fireworks displays, importing and wholesaling 1.4G and 1.3G fireworks, representing Vulcan/Shogun in the USA, promoting Galaxis G-Flames and firing systems, and most recently consulting with Spirit of ’76. In my free time, I enjoy fishing, cooking, and comedy. I’m looking forward to chatting with everyone Winter Blast!

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