NSCA has unveiled a new website to make it easy for members and industry professionals to find the information they need to run a better systems integration business. On the updated website, you will find policy updates and regulatory news, the latest research data and industry trends, and training resources for business management and leadership. […]
AV Insider — Episode 7: Sony Doesn’t Sacrifice Luxury For Convenience Rants and rAVes — Episode 176: The Barco Corporate AV Projector Line Plan THE WEEK – Episode 51: Talkin’ Architecture Rants and rAVes — Episode 175: Thanks for the Fond Memories Mitsubishi! Rants and rAVes — Episode 174: HDBaseT Won! Rants and rAVes — […]
Gary Kayye: The First Worldwide ALMO E4 AV Tour Mark Coxon: Keep on Truckin’! HDMI, HDBaseT, and BJ and the Bear Lee Distad: Network Broadcast Apps: Very Different Experiences Sam Taylor: Sayonara, Mitsubishi Gary Kayye: ‘Gravity’: The Best Plotless Movie, Ever Joel Hagen: Racks 101: Why AV Racks? Lee Distad: Strange ReTales: Wicked Warranties Max […]
Extron Electronics has opened a new regional office near Dallas in Irving, Tex. The facility includes a state-of-the-art training center featuring two classrooms and a product demonstration area. These rooms are fully equipped to support Extron S3 Technical Institute training and certification courses and to demonstrate the latest in Extron technologies and product solutions. The […]
AMX announced this month that Scott Bahr has joined the company as executive vice president, global sales. Mr. Bahr comes to AMX from Nokia where he held a number of senior sales executive posts, mostly recently as general manager of global channel sales. Scott will report to Rashid Skaf, AMX president and CEO and will […]
Specialist research and consulting firm Futuresource has hired three new employees to expand its offering to clients and build upon the company’s successful track record. Phil Maddocks joins the education technology team as a market analyst, focusing primarily on mobile computing devices within compulsory education. James Edwards joins the marketing team as a sales and […]
Wilson Electronics, LLC, manufacturer of North America’s top-selling line of cellular signal boosters, announced this month that Christopher Rutherford has joined the company as vice president of sales and marketing reporting to Robert Van Buskirk, president and CEO. To read the complete press release online, click here.
Wilson Electronics, LLC, manufacturer of cellular signal boosters, announced this month that Jeffrey Gudewicz has joined Wilson Electronics, LLC, as director of business development and product line management reporting to Robert Van Buskirk, president and CEO. To read the complete press release online, click here.
ZeeVee, a supplier of HD encoder/modulators for on-premise video distribution, announces the promotion of Bob Michaels to chief executive officer. As CEO, Bob will lead commercial market development and global expansion initiatives. Previously, he was senior vice president of worldwide sales at ZeeVee, and president of Magenta Research before that. To read the complete press […]
Rants and rAVes — Episode 174: HDBaseT Won! Rants and rAVes — Episode 173: A Video Interview with Almo ProAV VP of Marketing Melody Craigmyle THE WEEK – Episode 50: CEDIA News and the Shutdown Lunchroom Rants and rAVes — Episode 172: Two Blogs Rants and rAVes — Episode 171: Our CEDIA Coverage Is Up […]
Max Kopsho: The Sales Process: Move It or Lose It Scott Tiner: Make Sure Your Technology Works (Especially Before You Put It On National Television) Max Kopsho: Empowered People Sell More Anthony Coppedge: Who You Shouldn’t Sell To Mark Coxon: Kayye It Isn’t So: Why Gary May Be Wrong on the Relevance of CEDIA Expo […]
Rants and rAVes — Episode 166: InFocus’s Latest Projectors are Ultra Short Throw Rants and rAVes — Episode 165: The Art of Saying No Rants and rAVes — Episode 164: Barco’s 10 Days Rants and rAVes — Episode 163: Are You Shure? THE WEEK – Episode 48: Midori Connolly drops in on The Week Rants […]
Almo Professional A/V announced a new distribution partnership with HARMAN Professional by which several HARMAN Professional brands are now available through Almo Professional A/V. HARMAN has also joined the Almo E4 AV Fall 2013 Tour and will feature the newly shipping the JBL Professional Control 10 Speakers during the next event in Southern California on […]
Middle Atlantic has named Tim Troast as director of physical infrastructure products, an integral part of the company’s Product Development Team. In this newly created position, Troast will oversee the development of Middle Atlantic rack and enclosure products and related options. He will drive innovation for a range of new installation products and services that […]
Community Professional Loudspeakers has announced the appointment of Steve Johnson as CEO. Johnson has over 25 years of engineering, marketing and management experience in the pro audio and communications industries. To read the complete press release online, click here.
Scott Tiner: Parents Just Don’t Understand Jason Griffing: The Art of Saying No Mark Coxon: Strategies to Get Noticed (Without Being Annoying) Scott Tiner: More Relationship Talk Jane Timmins: Jackpot & Creepy Cheers!! Lee Distad: Old Stereos And The Birth Of An Audiophile Aaron Gutin: Networking in the Home: An Integrator Opportunity Lee Distad: Good […]
THIEL Audio has appointed Mark Mason as the company’s new director of product development. Mason represents the first in-house engineering presence for the brand since the passing of Jim Thiel in 2009. Mason has spent nearly a decade as the design team manager at PSB. To read the complete press release online, click here.
D-Tools, Inc. announced this month that the company will unveil a new IOS-based iPad companion app for its flagship product, SIX 2013. Available in Q4 for partners worldwide, this new release adds mobile quoting capabilities that enable ProAV and HomeAV integrators to generate quotes natively on an iPad then bring them into SIX 2013 for […]
Corey Moss: BYOD, Telehealth and a Value Proposition Lee Distad: Good And Bad Sales Pitches: A Study In Contrasts Mark Coxon: MMA-V: A No Holds Barred AV Throwdown Gina Sansivero: Creating Balance … and Still Learning Jeremy Birch: Need Help With AV CAD? 7 Reasons The CAD House Is Your Answer Mark Coxon: Sappy Labor […]
Zytronic, the specialist developer and manufacturer of large form factor touch screen solutions for the digital signage and AV market, has announced the signing of a distribution agreement for North America. Spyeglass will cover Zytronic’s ZYFILM and ZYPROFILM touch foil solutions in sizes of up to 84 inches. To read the complete press release online, […]
enVu, an out-of-home (OOH) interactive media company, announced this month that Cheri Wolf will join the enVu team as director of sales for its midwest region. Cheri brings over 11 years of media sales experience in both the traditional and digital out-of-home industries, with positions held at J&B Signs, Ad Space Networks, Ads Up Outdoor, […]
FOR-A Corporation of America announced last month that Adam Daniul has been named its sales manager for the southern U.S. Daniul is responsible for FOR-A sales and managing the dealer channel in the southeast and south central regions. To read the complete press release online, click here.
Grass Valley has hired Lisa Prentice to the position of chief financial officer. Effective immediately, Prentice will assume overall responsibility for all aspects of Grass Valley’s global finance, accounting, assets, tax and information and technology application initiatives. Prentice brings a wealth of industry knowledge and leadership skills to her new post, with 29 years of […]
THE WEEK – Episode 47: Been Here Before… WAVEcast Episode 22: WAVE is More Than WorldWide: Part 2 Rants and rAVes — Episode 159: China and CEDIA Rants and rAVes — Episode 158: Gary Speaks to Access Network’s VP of Sales and Marketing Aaron Gutin THE WEEK – Episode 46: Breaking Down the Silos AV […]
Mark Coxon: MMA-V: A No Holds Barred AV Throwdown Jeremy Birch: Need Help With AV CAD? 7 Reasons The CAD House Is Your Answer Mark Coxon: Sappy Labor Day from AVPhenom Scott Tiner: BACK TO SCHOOL ODE Lee Distad: Jobsite Blunders Big And Small Keith Kelsen: The Good, The Bad and the Ugly – Survey […]
D-Tools Inc. has announced that Core Brands’ SpeakerCraft brand has recently renewed its D-Tools MVP Partnership. Detailed information on of the entire family of SpeakerCraft products is now available in the D-Tools product database, better enabling D-Tools System Integrator users to specify SpeakerCraft products. To read the complete press release online, click here.
CEDIA has announced that Leslie Shiner of The ShinerGroup will be inducted into its prestigious Fellows program, which honors longtime CEDIA members and volunteers who have contributed significantly to the association’s success. Shiner will be recognized at the annual Electronic Lifestyles Awards Celebration Sat., Sept. 28 during CEDIA EXPO 2013. To read the complete press […]
Two established manufacturer representative firms, AV Partners, Inc. and Clarity Business Group, Inc. have announced that they are forming an alliance. The name AV Partners will be retained, and Clarity Business Group will be absorbed into the organization. The territories for the firm are Southern California, Arizona, Southern Nevada, and Hawaii. To read the complete […]
AVnu Alliance, the industry consortium that certifies Audio Video Bridging (AVB) products for interoperability, has introduced three industry leaders from the consumer and automotive markets as new members dedicated to creating a new ecosystem of interoperable AVB devices through certification: Ceton, a provider in digital cable tuner solutions for the PC and manufacturer of in-home […]
Keith Kelsen: The Good, The Bad and the Ugly — Survey Paul Self: IMAX Launches Private Theatre Anthony Coppedge: Better Marketing: Server the User, Don’t Pander to Him Scott Tiner: More Security Talk… Mark Coxon: The Advantage of In-Person Interviews Olivia Dumanovsky: Big Changes Ahead Robin Raulf-Sager: A Non-Expert’s Opinion on Why Videoconferencing CAN Help […]
Date Link to Listen Description January 28, 2014 ISE Special: A Videocast with Paul Ingebrigtsen of Williams Sound I caught up with Paul Ingebrigtsen, the CEO and President of Williams Sound, and he actually demo’d the new Digi-Loop for me as well as showed me the brand-new Digi-Wave-Dock that basically allows the Williams Sound assistive […]
Date Link to Listen Description August 30, 2013 WAVEcast Episode 22: WAVE is More Than WorldWide: Part 2 Let 2013 InfoComm’s Women in AV Winner Aneeta Gupta tell you what and why women are important to our industry.