Becky DeVault, is Owner/President of Arcadia Seating, LLC. After 38 years in the Seating business, Becky retired as the Renovation and Parts Manager for the theatre, auditorium, classroom and stadium division of American Seating. She also held the positions of Project Manager, Production Manager, Inventory Control, Buyer and Order Entry. Through the many different areas of seating that Becky has been involved with, she has developed many relationships with all phases of the theatre, stadium, classroom and auditorium seating sector. Becky has worked with all the certified seating installers, provided parts for most of the major and minor ballparks, researched the style and details for replacement seating for most universities, colleges, schools, auditoriums and theatres. Becky has been involved in hundreds of seating renovations and restorations from inception, through all phases of the renovation process to installation and completion. With her extensive network of Dealers, Independent Reps, Installers, Suppliers and renovators, she has developed over her 38 years at American Seating and Irwin Seating, she is one of a select few people in the business with the in-depth knowledge of the seating manufacturers, their chair styles, all the components of the chairs going back to the late 1800’s. Becky’s love of the historic theatres and the wealth of information she accumulated over the years gave her the idea to connect the theatre sources with the solutions needed to keep every theatre, college, stadium and auditorium seat in the venues usable, safe and to full capacity. Becky is a member of the League of Historic Theatres (LHAT) and Theatre Historical Society (THS).
Arcadia Seating is a woman-owned Michigan Company that specializes in theatre, stadium, auditorium and classroom seating parts, sources and solutions.
A firm of seating industry specialists providing extensive theatre, auditorium, classroom and stadium parts knowledge, sourcing and solutions with on site guidance to ensure your project's success. Founded by Becky DeVault and Jonathan Scott with over 58 years of project management, manufacturing and sales experience. Our careful attention to detail and knowledgable staff will ensure a quality job, on time - complete!
Arcadia Seating has connections with all the certified public seating installers to ensure any installation, restoration or parts replacement will be done to industry standards, and your satisfaction.
Our relationship with the many dealers in the seating business will offer other venue needs such as theatre curtains, loose seating, cupholders, flooring, bleachers and much more.
With the many government funding cuts, Arcadia Seating is able to determine and offer the correct replacement parts to ensure no seats are unusable and every seat is safe and in working condition.
Restoring More Than Seating:
Our work not only brings back the original quality of your theatre seating, it also restores the ambiance of the entire theatre. Portray an air of class, comfort, and luxury with our beautiful restoration work.
Arcadia Seating Company's refurbishment process guarantees your seats will last longer through the use of new high density foams. Your metal finishes will last longer and be more durable than the original paint through the use of powder coat technology. Your fabrics will be selected from a wide range of industry mills based on minimum performance standards of 50,000 double rubs. Your fasteners and anchors will be industrial grade. Your wood products will be manufactured from the finest premium hardwoods and finished to exacting standards. All lifting components will be replaced to ensure proper self rising seat pans. Floors will be inspected with failed anchors replaced prior to re-installation. No detail will be overlooked.
Arcadia Seating Company offers new products as well. We have working relationships with several of the worlds leading seating manufacturers. Arcadia Seating Company will carefully review your needs and requirements to ensure the proper seating solution is offered. From sports arenas to performing arts theatres to general use public auditoriums, Arcadia Seating Company has a total solution to offer.
On Site Customer Care:
After your seating has been purchased and installed, a performance inspection should be done yearly. Arcadia Seating Company can offer both Union and non-Union labor, working closely with all parties in all markets to offer valued support services. The service offerings can range from simple scheduled preventative maintenance cycles to concrete and anchors repairs to upholstery replacement to emergency repairs. No request for service is unreasonable.
Arcadia Seating Company can providing ADA Accessible Seating solutions with modifications to vintage cast iron end standards. A unique method of converting those beautiful old cast iron decorative ends for use as accessible seating has been developed. Custom fabrication and engineering are incorporated where required.
From 10 seats to 50,000 seats, employing an
experienced, professional and service oriented crew guarantees first quality work on each and every seat. From schedule development and materials coordination, transportation and tooling to seat planning and experienced labor; all are necessary components for an on time - complete job, done right... the first time!
Arcadia Seating.......where your satisfaction matters.
Grand Rapids Office
1416 Arcadia Dr.
Grand Rapids, MI 49525
Areas of Expertise
Parts Identification and Sourcing