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.

emergency preparedness,

How to Help Schools, Colleges Step Up Campus Security in Wake of Parkland Shooting

Many schools and colleges are taking steps to improve school safety, campus security following the mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla.

Pro AV, hiring, Talent Recruiting Challenges, AV industry, careers in AV

AV Industry Talent Recruiting Challenges: Summed Up in 3 Minutes

The AV industry has long struggled with talent recruiting challenges stemming from perceptual issues including that young professionals have no idea careers in AV exist. Watch this video to understand what you’re up against.

NSCA, New NSCA President

Josh Shanahan Ready to Embrace Challenges as New NSCA President

From networked AV to global expansion to M&A activity to finding next-gen leaders, Josh Shanahan’s 2-year term as new NSCA president comes with full plate.

Managed Services, NSCA BLC

Managed Services: What Are You Waiting For?

It’s tough for AV integrators to make money selling expensive gear, but there’s a better way for them to maintain a close relationship: managed services.

Sell Your Business, AV Business,

Quick Tips for Integrators on Buying and Selling Your AV Business

Pro AV business CEOs should be ready to sell their companies from day 1, while PE and VC firms have added a new element to these sales.


How You Can Become a Hero to Your Customers in 4 Steps

Kevin Brown outlined four traits of heroes during the 2018 NSCA Business & Leadership Conference that AV integrators can use to dazzle their customers.

keep schools safe, school security, school security technology, MNEC

How to Keep Schools Safe? Answer These 3 Questions about School Security Technology

There is no cure-all for how to keep schools safe. Understanding these three school security technology questions will put you on the right path.

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3 Things Your AV Business Should Learn from BLC 2018 — AV+, the New Pro AV Podcast from Commercial Integrator

On this episode of new Pro AV podcast, AV+ from Commercial Integrator: three important AV business boosters emerge from NSCA BLC 2018.