Back Stage

From Ex-Chef to Lead Installer: How Jessica Laski Excels at Southtown Audio Video

Jessica Laski isn’t unique as someone who came to integration as a second career, but she is rare as a female in her position and has proven to be a key player in Southtown Audio Video’s success.

Forget Just Playing Music, This Program Manager Is Mixing and Producing His Way to the Top

Tony Bove, who oversees AVI-SPL’s MasterCard Worldwide account, is making a name for himself recording, mixing and playing music.

Meet the Man with the Crystal Ball Into InfoComm’s Future

In addition to leading the creation of InfoComm each year, Jason McGraw plays a key role in regional programs and even chips in with international offerings. He’s already thinking about InfoComm 2017.

Meet Katie Chism, the Woman Behind the BLC

NSCA GM and VP of operations brings passion for the industry and diverse career experiences to successfully manage day-to-day operations for one of the industry’s premier events.

Why Susan Lucci Is an Unforgettable Name at Advanced AV

Lucci’s winning attitude and determination to learn AV took her from a part-time drafter to full-time engineering manager.

Back Stage With ICIF Grant Intern Benjamin Faulkenberry

Thanks to InfoComm’s ICIF grant program, Benjamin Faulkenberry immersed himself in AV culture — and hopefully a fruitful career.

How Jon Whitwell Brings an Athlete’s Dedication to His Career in AV

Whitwell, owner of Audio Visual Project Management, is all in — whether he’s closing out a punch list on a massive project or crossing the finish line after a half-marathon.

Love of Music, Family and Church Propels Michael Wright’s Bright AV Career

A passion for music continues to drive Technical Innovation’s Michael Wright, whose guitar and bass collection includes more than 20 infamous instruments.

Homeless to Herman: Danny Sparks’ Uplifting Story

Before joining Herman Integration Services last year, this aspiring musician was on the street. His guitar and love of AV helped him turn his life around.

Meet InfoComm ICIF Grant Intern Stanton Helms

Columbia College student Stanton Helms is working with Chicago-area integrator Zdi through a new InfoComm grant program.