Rants and rAVes — Episode 1033: AVIXA Shifts InfoComm 2021 to October — Here’s Why

February 4, 2021

Gary talked to AVIXA’s CEO, Dave Labuskes, today so Dave could explain — in great detail — the move of InfoComm from June to October. Remaining in Orlando, the show will now take place Oct. 27-29. This decision was very strategic and, in Gary’s opinion, a phenomenal move. Why? Hint: It’s not all about COVID-19! […]

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Waveguide Is First Design Firm to Earn InfoComm APEx

May 27, 2015

Waveguide has qualified as an InfoComm International AV Provider of Excellence, or APEx, making it the first independent consultant in the world to earn the distinction. The InfoComm APEx program recognizes AV design consulting firms and integrators dedicated to industry excellence by providing quality service to customers and adhering to best practices and standards. “With […]

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InfoComm: In 2015, Make Decisions and Accept Consequences

January 21, 2015

By Dave Labuskes Executive Director, InfoComm I talked with my 21-year old son yesterday while I was on the way home from the airport. We got to talking about making decisions — the costs and the benefits. Of course, that’s my perspective of the conversation, as a “wise and all-knowing” Baby Boomer father. I’m sure […]

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ISE Attracts Record Attendance and Looks Forward to Largest-Ever Show in 2015

February 13, 2014

After attracting more than 50,000 registered attendees for the first time in its history from Feb. 4 – 6, 2014, Integrated Systems Europe has cemented its reputation as one of the world’s most popular event for professional AV and electronic systems integration. The final total attendance of 51,003 surpassed even the most optimistic expectations, with […]

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Letter from the Executive Director & CEO

July 11, 2013

Dear rAVe Readers, In 2014, InfoComm will be celebrating its 75th anniversary. Sadly, it is a milestone that many associations never see. Times change, and not all associations adapt to those changes. And of course, we know, failure to adapt to these marketplace movements leads to failure to survive. I am very proud that our […]

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Rants and rAVes – Episode 9: David Labuskes Gets It!

October 12, 2012

InfoComm’s new Executive Director, succeeding Randy Lemke, is David Labuskes -a VP ofRTKL Associates. RTKL is the 5th largest architectural and engineering design firm in the world. David currently leads their practice in technology systems encompassing voice, data, audio-visual, wireless, environmental media, electronic security and acoustics. So, he’s got what it takes to COMPLETE the AV/IT convergence. Show Links: rAVe [Publications]: InfoComm International Appoints David Labuskes as New Executive […]

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InfoComm International Appoints David Labuskes as New Executive Director and CEO

October 11, 2012

InfoComm International announced a new executive director today, David Labuskes, CTS. He is currently vice president of RTKL, a division of ARCADIS, one of the world’s leading architectural and engineering firms and founder of the company’s Technology Design Practice. Labuskes’ responsibilities at the company are full operational, financial and marketing strategy for the delivery of […]

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