In celebration of Almo Corporation’s 75 years in business, the company is focusing on 75 ways of giving back during this year’s InfoComm. As part of the year-long celebrations surrounding this achievement, Almo employees are lending their time and talent, and the company is providing product and monetary donations to 75 different organizations. The company will be in InfoComm Booth #3328.
Almo Corporation’s Selected Charity Donations
AVIXA’s Michael Vergauwen Foundation
During InfoComm, Almo is making a $4,075 donation to the AVIXA Michael Vergauwen Scholarship to invest in future AV professionals. Almo’s monetary donation will be applied to the scholarships for students in pursuit of a technical or advanced degree towards an audiovisual career.
West Orange Habitat for Humanity’s ReStore
Almo will be donating thousands of dollars worth of furniture featured in the Almo booth to the West Orange Habitat for Humanity ReStore. Proceeds from sales are put toward building affordable homes for deserving families. The products set for donation can be found in the Almo booth throughout InfoComm.
Wednesday, Oct. 27 Featured Events
The Almo booth will feature the following on Wednesday, Oct. 27, courtesy of Almo vendor partners:
9:00–10:30 a.m.: Breakfast with Almo at Tiffany’s
- Coffee, cappuccinos, espressos and pastries
- Attendees can enter to win a $250 gift card to Tiffany & Co.
- Sponsored by Barco
1:30-3:00 p.m.: Get Iced with Almo
- Hand-scooped Haagen Dazs ice cream
- Attendees can register to win a $100 gift card
- Sponsored by Legrand
3:30-5:00 p.m.: Happy Hour
- Wine and beer to wrap up the day on the show floor
- Attendees can register to win a Kegerator
- Sponsored by Sharp and Sharp/NEC
- 75 Ways of Giving Back – Local Action
“As a company, giving back to our industries and communities is the most productive and rewarding way to celebrate our 75th-anniversary milestone,” said Sam Taylor, executive vice president and COO for Almo Professional A/V. “We’ve carefully selected 75 different organizations representing causes that are important to us, both professionally and personally. AVIXA’s Michael Vergauwen Scholarship is especially significant as we are passionate about mentoring and supporting those who will lead the AV industry in the decades to come.”