InfoComm Announces 2017 Board of Directors, Leadership Search Committee Members

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InfoComm International has announced the election results for the 2017 InfoComm International board of directors and Leadership Search Committee (LSC). Joe Pham, Ph.D., president and CEO of QSC, has been elected secretary-treasurer of the Board by InfoComm membership. InfoComm members also elected to the Board Laura Moorhead, CTS, president of Blue Sky Integrated Technologies and […]

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InfoComm 2016 — Life from the Podcast Desk

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The world from the podcast station in Vegas from June 8th through the 10th was filled with #AVselfies, magical Tascam gear, and interviews galore. My partner in crime, Johnny Mota, and I set up rAVe Pubs RADIO desk successfully in the Kramer booth with the help from our friends Eric Larsen of Tascam and our rAVe […]

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Raising the Bar to 11

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Education Evolution: March 2016 When I was growing up my parents expressed the importance of education. Throughout my entire childhood they always said, “You have to go to college, it’s important to become successful!” I always had mixed feelings about this concept — partially because I was not a good student, but also because the […]

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Industry Educators and the Student – An Interview with Paul Zielie, Jeremy Caldera and Victoria Barela

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It’s well known that discussion in the AV/IT industry concerning education has continued to build to a crescendo in terms of determining such things as value, efficiency, coverage and more. We certainly discuss CTS certification and all that it means – as well as the teaching process that goes along with it – however beyond […]

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The “Founders” – AV/IT’s Next Generation

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As we look at future prospects of the AV/IT industry, we discuss technology, markets, manufacturer, integrator and consultant perspectives and more. The Millennial generation has become entrenched in the technology space for several years now and while there has been much conjecture as to what their standing really is (in certain consternation to some of […]

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This Week (In AV and IT) 12/18

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Vidyo Secures Strategic Investment from Kaiser Permanente Ventures for Telehealth and Video Collaboration (12/14) Vidyo, Inc., a leader in high quality visual communications, announced a $10M strategic investment from Kaiser Permanente Ventures, the corporate venture capital arm of Kaiser Permanente, and $5M from existing investors, for a $15M follow-on round of funding.  Vidyo has raised […]

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InfoComm Announces 2016 Certification Committee Members

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InfoComm announced the election results for the 2016 InfoComm International Certification Steering Committee. The committee of industry volunteers oversees the development and administration of InfoComm’s Certified Technology Specialist certifications (CTS, CTS-D and CTS-I), the most respected professional credentials in the audiovisual industry. Current CTS holders elected the following industry professionals to the Certification Steering Committee: […]

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