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AV manufacturers

The New Law Affecting AV Manufacturers and the Industry at Large

AV manufacturers with California markets: listen up, because there’s a new law that might affect what you’re making (and give integrators a harder time).

pro AV podcast, AV+, AV news, commercial tech, pro AV, av podcast, AV plus podcast

IT Decision Makers are Your New (Old) Overlords: Episode 43 of AV+

It’s no secret that IT decision makers are the new “big bosses” of pro AV — but do you know just how much they’re involved as of 2019?

pro AV, AV acronyms

The ABCs of Pro AV: A Complete List of Audio Visual Acronyms and Their Meanings

A list of the most well-known audio visual acronyms relevant to the pro AV industry today — because, goodness knows, we could use a reference!

corporate office design

Trends In Corporate Office Design Right Now

Many corporate organizations have said goodbye to giving everyone their own space in a corporate office design & instead let employees decide where to work.

tech installation profits, AV industry

Tech Installation Revenues in 2019: Who’s Growing and Who’s Staying the Same This Year

Outlook for the pro AV industry in 2019 is pretty positive: most firms report predicted increases to their tech installation profits. So what’s the catch?

pro AV podcast, AV+, AV news, commercial tech, pro AV, av podcast, AV plus podcast

Maybe the Most Disappointing Fact About the AV Industry in 2019: Episode 42 of AV+

The biggest disappointment in the pro AV industry this year? The continued lack of diversity and young people coming in. Tune in to ep. 42 of AV+

2019 State of the Industry Special Report

CI predicts 9.5 percent AV integration industry growth for 2019, but ample project backlog and rising revenues mask dangerously lean profits.

AV business mistakes

You Might Go Broke if You Keep Making These AV Business Mistakes in 2019

I see these AV business mistakes being quite dangerous to companies in 2019. So what is your excuse for not trying to solve them?

AV industry demographics

We’re Still A Bunch of Old Dudes: AV Industry Demographics in 2019

We’ve seen this same trend in AV industry demographics for years now. Will we ever strike a balance between old, experienced AVTweeps and fresh blood?

AV trends, AV technology

6 AV Trends in 2019 You Should Focus On

What to expect out of the pro AV technology industry in 2019? We’re expecting these AV trends to be the most buzzed-about at industry events and online.