Christie Digital Picks Almo Pro A/V to Distribute Projectors

Almo Professional A/V and Christie Digital Give Partners “Bright Future” in High Power Projection Arena

Almo Distributes Christie’s Full Line of Business Projectors and Integrated Projection Systems; Joint Education Programs Available 
Expanding its reach into the high power projection arena, Almo Professional A/V, the nation’s fastest growing audiovisual distributor, is now working with Christie®, a global leader in visual solutions for business, entertainment and industry, to supply Christie’s family of business projectors and integrated projection systems. In addition, the companies are jointly producing live and on-demand webinars and training sessions about the Christie products, successful installation techniques and other topics that are beneficial to selling the Christie brand.
According to Sam Taylor, executive vice president and COO for Almo Professional A/V, “By teaming with Christie, we can now help our partners break into some of the most exciting, high profile applications in the commercial market.” He continued, “Christie projectors offer powerful images and reliable performance. We are coupling this with ongoing educational webinars to make it as easy as possible for our partners to bring these products into their commercial projects.”
Almo now offers Christie’s Pro A/V line of projection systems, which are designed for use in rental & staging, meeting rooms, conference rooms, houses of worship, auditoriums, broadcast studios, large and small audience events, retail advertising and more. Projection systems available through Almo include everything from the Christie Roadie HD+35K with 32,500 ANSI (35,000 center) lumens and a new motorized lens mount to the Christie M Series, which is ideal for partners entering the three-chip DLP market and looking for 16:9 performance.
Next week at InfoComm 2010, visit the Almo booth N1125 and the Christie Digital booth N1203 to learn more about becoming a reseller and about Christie solutions. In addition, Christie will join the Almo E4 A/V traveling training and networking tour this fall.
About Christie®
Christie, is a global visual technologies company and is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Ushio, Inc., Japan, (JP:6925). Consistently setting the standards by being the first to market some of the world’s most advanced projectors and complete system displays, Christie is recognized as one of the most innovative visual technology companies in the world.  From retail displays to Hollywood, mission critical command centers to classrooms and training simulators, Christie display solutions and projectors capture the attention of audiences around the world with dynamic and stunning images.
About Almo Professional A/V
Founded in 2009, Almo Professional A/V is the nation’s fastest growing distributor serving the needs of professional audiovisual integrators, dealers and consultants. With a highly skilled sales team, reseller education programs, 10 distribution centers across the U.S. and product lines specifically for the Pro A/V channel, customers can expect the full distribution experience on a local and a personal level.
The entire Almo Professional A/V sales team is Infocomm-trained, and the vast majority is CTS-certified. The team is also the first to complete the Digital Signage Certified Expert program. Almo Professional A/V teams with InfoComm International to offer certified courses that enable partners to stay ahead. At the same time, the division works with industry vendors to bring live and online product training opportunities directly to channel partners.
Almo Professional A/V distributes all the leading displays and peripherals, with new manufacturers and products being added each day. Markets served include bar and restaurant, corporate, digital signage, education, government, healthcare, home theater, hospitality, house of worship, and rental & staging.
Almo Professional A/V is a division of Almo Corp., the nation’s leading independent distributor of consumer electronics and major appliances. For more information about Almo Professional A/V, please call 410-560-2890 or go to www.almoproav.com. Almo Professional A/V can also be followed on Twitter at http://twitter.com/almoproav.