Pivot to Profit, Tom Ridge, NSCA Pivot

Former U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Tom Ridge to Be 2018 NSCA Pivot to Profit Keynote Speaker

Former US Homeland Security secretary to focus on how integrators can help protect clients in age of increased cybersecurity at NSCA Pivot to Profit.

National Systems Contractors Association, NSCA, New NSCA President, AV industry, Sport View Technologies

New NSCA Board of Directors Takes Over at ‘Crucial Time’ for Association, Industry

Josh Shanahan of Sport View Technologies will lead NSCA board of directors as president after two years under Genesis Integration’s Kelly McCarthy.

Diversity, AVIXA Diversity Council

It’s No Surprise AVIXA Diversity Council Triggered Strong Feelings, But It’s Sad

AVIXA Diversity Council and NSCA Ignite program among the initiatives AV industry needs to help people of all backgrounds learn more about it.

Kelly Perkins, NSCA IGNITE, NSCA Education Foundation

Kelly Perkins Needed a Break from AV… But Came Right Back to Head the NSCA IGNITE Program

After stints with Vaddio & AVI Systems, Kelly Perkins took 4 months off before joining NSCA as the first program director of the NSCA Education Foundation.

Drunk Unkles, NSCA Education Foundation, InfoComm 2018

Drunk Unkles Generate $102,800 for NSCA Education Foundation at InfoComm 2018 Concert

Drunk Unkles annual fund-raiser brings total to more than $1.2 million for NSCA Ignite, PASS K-12 and other NSCA Education Foundation programs.

Pro AV, Maverick Technical Institute, AV education, pro AV, AV training

Pro AV Finally Getting Infusion of Young Talent—But More Is Needed

AVIXA grant program, NSCA Ignite and Maverick Technical Institute three examples of industry offerings aimed at making pro AV appealing to young people.

Old person in the workplace arguing with Millennial

The Problem Isn’t with Millennials, It’s with Old People in the Workplace

A lot of energy is spent complaining about challenges related to managing Millennial employees, but let’s talk about how some old people in the workplace need to adapt and make room for the rookies on the team.

NSCA, NSCA Education Foundation, National Systems Contractors Association, Kelly Perkins

NSCA Education Foundation Appoints Kelly Perkins As Program Director

Kelly Perkins will oversee NSCA Education Foundation programs including PASS K-12, Ignite, ESPA and scholarship, research and education programs.

Conference Technologies, AVSIGroup

Conference Technologies, Inc., Acquires Houston-Based AVSIGroup

Conference Technologies acquisition of AVSIGroup continues company’s growth across the U.S. through both organic means and outside the organization.

Drunk Unkles, InfoComm 2018, NSCA Volunteers of the Year

Drunk Unkles to Celebrate NSCA Volunteers of the Year Award at InfoComm 2018 Charity Concert

Drunk Unkles have raised more than $1 million for NSCA programs including IGNITE and PASS K-12 since first show 16 years ago.