Many different avenues can lead to a career in AV, as AVIXA™ members old and new clearly demonstrate. Recently, our paths crossed with Johanna Pierson, CTS®, Media Support Specialist at Boston’s Wentworth Institute of Technology.
Charmaine Torruella, chair of AVIXA’s Diversity Council, tackles some difficult issues in the hopes of creating opportunities and furthering careers for minorities in our industry.
Every four years, soccer fans congregate at the country that hosts one of this sport’s most important events in the world, and they come prepared to witness the competition, but also expecting to see an impressive technological AV installation, befitting the magnitude of this event.
Mumbai-based audiovisual solutions provider Actis Technologies has recently invested in AVIXA’s Gold level membership to become the first company in India to pursue such a high level of engageme
Manufacturers in the AV industry, take note. A CTS-credentialed staff tells your customers you know the business and understand their world, as well as boosts your bottom line. And that’s straight from Clint Hoffman CTS®, CEO of Kramer Electronics U.S.A.
Among the nearly 430 dual-certified CTS® holders worldwide, Jim Ferris, CTS-D, CTS-I, and Chris Ferris, CTS-D, CTS-I, are in an even more exclusive group of dual-certified blood relatives.
JKL Technologies’ Lance Feldenkreiss on the development and future of standards in the AV industry.
The Middle East and its importance to the global audiovisual industry are no secret to the AVIXA community. The region’s dynamic AV landscape is evident in the flourishing entertainment centers and shopping malls that are integrating immersive technology to enhance visitor experience as well as in the educational institutions and mosques that are upgrading their AV capabilities.
AVIXA’s AV performance Standards are everywhere!
How one company has leveraged AVIXA market intelligence to forge a path toward global success.
Audiovisual systems designer Bonnie J. Metro has a unique perspective on user experience and the importance of AV standards.
Volunteer subject matter expert Jennifer Hu, CTS®, explains that revisions to the CTS exam won’t change your current study plans.
Driven to help others succeed, Rob Ziv sees certifications as an all-encompassing pathway for the growth of AV and those who work in the field.
Volunteer subject matter expert Rodrigo Ordóñez, CTS®-D, sheds some light on proposed changes to the CTS-D exam.
Over the past decades, the IT sector has been through several transformations that are evident in the ways technology is applied and the supporting infrastructure. A prominent example of these advancements is the convergence of audiovisual (AV) and information technology (IT).
When Matt Hancock, CTS®, took a civilian job at the Charleston, South Carolina, office of Cambridge International Systems, he quickly learned there was a lot more to AV systems than he originally
“Technologists have always had a role in museums — just perhaps not as obvious a role. We are hoping to encourage a step further, to say that technologists, engineers, software programmers do not just play a supportive role, but are very much creators in their own right.” - Iman Ismail, Curator of the National Museum of Singapore
In Nigeria’s busy events industry, one determined man is on a mission to provide a world-class service to his clients. With the help of AVIXA™, the InfoComm show, and a mastery of Google searches, Kunle Olorunesan, CTS®, has spent the last few years learning everything he can about global business practices and AV … and now he’s educating his coworkers too.
Year 2018 started in Brazil with important news when two of the largest AV integrators of the country — Solutione and EletroEquip, both AVIXA members — decided to join their capabilities in a merge previously unheard of in Brazil.
During the inaugural Lumieres Hong Kong, visitors to the luxury hotel Mandarin Oriental stopped to pose for a self-portrait, and touched them up with analogue and virtual light brushes to add colourful glowing strokes.