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Tangram, Mark Coxon

AV Veteran Mark Coxon ‘Excited to Be Back on the Integrator Side’

Tangram’s Mark Coxon enjoys the opportunity to be closer to customers after spending several years ‘five steps removed’ in the manufacturing sector.

Carousel Industries

Clients Are Asking for This Carousel Industries Sales Exec: Back Stage With Molly Keane

After going through Carousel Industries’ executive sales development program out of college, Molly Keane is learning new ways to meet customers’ needs.

Katie Rogina, Spinitar

Katie Rogina of Spinitar is a One-Woman Marketing Team

As a one-woman marketing team who oversees the Spinitar annual charity golf event, Katie Rogina has separated herself as an employee from the co-owner.

Unified Technology Systems

Scott Wood’s Road from ‘Helper’ to Senior VP of Unified Technology Systems

Scott Wood has gone from a glorified “helper” to senior VP for Unified Technology Systems, one of the largest employee-owned operations in AV, plowing his own road to AV success.

Chris Salazar-Mangrum, USAV

Chris Salazar-Mangrum of USAV Sizes Up Cybersecurity and Says It’s a Boon for Pro AV

Cybersecurity jobs among ways security and AV integrators can partner as part of combined association, according to Chris Salazar-Mangrum of USAV.

Verrex, Lisa Hensle

‘Strong, Powerful & Confident:’ Lisa Hensle’s Approach to Life (and Her Job at Verrex)

After losing her husband and child to pancreatic cancer, Verrex global managed services account exec. Lisa Hensle dedicates herself to doing good.

Diversified, Paul Catterson

Catterson Hopes Diversified’s Business Consulting Group Soars to New Heights

The Aspen Flying Club member is excited to lead a new division of CI’s 2016 Integrator of the Year Diversified, focused on staying connected to customers.

Verrex’s Shinn Goes Global by Moving Back Home

As the new director of global managed services, and NSCA Ignite ambassador, Michael Shinn hopes youngsters follow his path into AV management.

Like Father, Like Son: Freshman Follows in Dad’s Footsteps with InfoComm Program

Griffin Towne spent last summer working at M3 Technology Group and learned about the industry alongside his dad thanks to InfoComm International’s International Communications Industry Foundation (ICIF) program.

11 Unsung Industry Heroes of 2016

Our Back Stage profiles look at some of the people who are making this industry great, from behind the spotlight. Here are key takeaways from this year.