Almo ProAv Buys Sign Division of N. Glantz and Son


Almo Professional A/V this week announced it has entered into a distribution agreement with N. Glantz & Son to acquire assets from its dynamic digital sign division, Glantz Dynamic Solutions (GDS). As part of the agreement, the GDS business will be led in-house by Almo’s sales and service team along with Terry Tollison, Almo’s newest […]

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The Static Sign People Need Digital Signage Help!


I just delivered my newest keynote here in Orlando at the ALMO Pro E4 AV Tour — being held in conjunction with the ISA’s International Sign Expo (the association for the sign people who’ve primarily made printed signs, banners and billboard for years) and I saw nothing but opportunity for the AV integrator world. Why? […]

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E4 AV Tour Next Stop: Orlando


The 5th Annual Almo ProA/V E4 AV Tour next stop will be in Orlando, Florida on April 23, 2014 at the Orange County Convention Center and this stop is coming off this year’s first successful stop in Dallas, Texas where the tour had over 400 attendees. E4 Orlando will be co-located with ISA International Sign […]

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A New Theme and Keynote for the 2014 Almo ProAV E4 Tour


Last week Almo ProA/V kicked off its 5th Annual E4 AV Tour in Dallas, Texas with an all-new theme, over 30 exhibitors showing “smarter” AV product solutions and technologies, and 10 new seminars. If you have attended any of the E4 AV Tours, you likely know that rAVe founder, Gary Kayye has been the keynote […]

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Building Information Modeling for A/V Folks, Listen up


By Melody Craigmyle Vice President of Marketing, Almo Pro A/V Before I started in the A/V industry, I was vice president of marketing for the largest AutoCAD reseller and integrator in the country. Our world was architects, engineers of all disciplines, interior designers and facilities managers. I remember the first time I heard the phrase […]

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Almo ProAV to Kick-Off 2014 E4 AV Tour in Dallas Next Month


The 5th Annual Almo ProAV E4 AV Tour starts off in Dallas, Texas this year on Tuesday, March 11th with an all-new theme, 10 new seminars and over 30 exhibitors who will all be focused on showing “Smarter” AV system products and technologies. If you’ve never been to an E4 event, then you’ve missed THE […]

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Almo Professional A/V Announces New Additions to “Navigate to New Horizons” E4 Dallas Event on March 11


Almo Professional A/V, in partnership with InfoComm International, has announced new additions to its first 2014 E4 AV Tour, scheduled to take place in Dallas on March 11. Themed “Navigate to New Horizons,” E4 Dallas attendees can expect hands-on training sessions worth InfoComm Renewal Units, U.S. debuts of new products, one-on-one time with 36 manufacturing […]

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Almo Pro A/V Closes Year with 4th Record-Setting E4 AV Tour Stop


The New Jersey version of the Almo Pro A/V E4 AV Tour was held last week in the Meadowlands Exposition Center and not only did it set an attendance record for a New York area show, at over 600, but it was also an all-time attendance record for the four year AV Tour. If you’re […]

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Almo Returns to NJ for E4 AV Tour: rAVe Founder to Keynote


Almo Professional A/V will host the final 2013 E4 AV Tour event at the Meadowlands Expo Center in Secaucus, New Jersey. Expected to be the largest E4 of the year, the event includes the public debut of some of the newest AV products and educational sessions worth a total of 11 InfoComm CTS Renewal Units. […]

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The First Worldwide ALMO E4 AV Tour


We just returned from the ALMO ProAV E4 AV Tour in Irvine, Calif. Friday and I can’t imagine that anyone went home disappointed. There were over 450 people who attended LIVE in person and about another 200 who “virtually” attended through our LIVE video streaming of the event’s Keynote and Brain Freeze panel discussion. We […]

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Keep on Truckin’! HDMI, HDBaseT, and BJ and the Bear


I had the pleasure of supporting a distributor of ours, Almo ProAV at their E4 Expo in Irvine last week.  That event was kicked off by a keynote from rAVe’s very own Gary Kayye.  During the Q&A section of the keynote, someone asked is Gary saw HDBaseT as a replacement for HDMI in the future, […]

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Rants and rAVes — Episode 173: A Video Interview with Almo ProAV VP of Marketing Melody Craigmyle


We accidentally got a scoop today during my (Almost) Daily Rants and rAVe’s podcast (special video interview edition) when I was interviewing Almo’s VP of Marketing Melody Craigmyle. The video interview was supposed to be the opportunity for us to announce our partnership to bring all the future Almo ProAV E4 AV Tours LIVE via […]

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rAVe Scoop: Almo to Distribute Epson ProAV Line


This morning, rAVe Founder Gary Kayye, recorded a special edition of his Daily Rants and rAVes and we got a big scoop! It appears that Almo ProAV is about to announce that it’s the first ProAV distributor to distribute the entire Epson projection line, including the Epson BrightLink line. The details are in this video […]

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rAVe to LIVE Stream Almo ProAV E4 AV Tour Next Week


I am excited to announce that we will be streaming LIVE (in HD) both my Kayye’s Krystal Ball Keynote as well as the Tech Expert Brain Freeze Panel (sponsored by NEC Display) during both of the fall Almo ProAV E4 AV Tours; in Irvine, Calif. on Fri., Oct. 18th and in Seacaucus, NJ on Wed., […]

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