Tag Archives: AV Week

Hire a Kid Already

I have seen the future of AV and it’s closer than you think — as close as your local high school. During AV Week last month, I visited North County High School in Glen Burnie, Maryland, to talk to students about the AV industry as you and I know it. North County is considered a […]

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AV Week 2012 in Salt Lake City

For many years now, I’ve made the personal decision to get involved in AV Week, sponsored by InfoComm International. Every October, the audiovisual community unites to celebrate, promote and share the AV industry with the world.It’s not intended to promote a company or a product; rather it’s an awareness campaign for our industry. This year, AV […]

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Young AV: What I Did for AV Week

Last Friday morning, I got up and drove to George Mason University in Fairfax, Va. A few others had the same idea. You see, the morning I headed to George Mason for the AVlympics, the culmination of AV Week for many of us here at InfoComm, President Obama was headed there, too. And as one volunteer after […]

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AV Week 2012: Start Preparing Now

At the end of June, I had my first AV Week 2012 planning meeting with one of our local integrators. This year’s AV Week, spearheaded by InfoComm, is October 14 – 20. It’s a week to celebrate the industry and to educate others about the possibilities of professional AV. Over the years, I’ve found that to get the most […]

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Are You a Mentor, Mentee or Both?

The other day, I heard that a teacher I had in high school had passed away. To me, this person was more than just a teacher in a required class. Over my four years in high school, he was a great mentor who influenced my direction in life. To this day, I credit his influence for […]

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