Monthly Archives: October 2017

Episode 53: Digital Signage, NYDSW and Some Coffee with the Controversy



Join the Crew host Corey Moss, Alan Brawn, Jonathan Brawn, Justin Rexing and Megan Powers as the welcome their guests:

Rich Ventura –  Vice President of Strategy at NEC Display Solutions of America, Inc. and Chairman of the Board of Directors for the Digital Signage Federation (DSF)

Stephanie Gutnik – Director of Business Development at BroadSign

Bryan Meszaros – CEO at OpenEye Global (on a call-in)

This episode is dedicated to one of the great weeks of the year in the digital signage industry – New York Digital Signage Week (NYDSW). Rich and Stephanie join the Crew to talk about the week and what to look forward to, along with other digital signage related discussion.

Sit back, plug in, enjoy a discussion with two well-known executives in the digital signage industry and live…

The AV Life.


Episode 52: The Leadership Series (Part 1) – Young Influencers Helping to Lead an Industry



Join the Crew host Corey Moss, Megan Powers and Jen Cole as they welcome their guests:

Wallace Johnson – VP Business Development at MertzCrew

Gina Sansivero – Director of Business Development Education at FSR, Inc. 

We begin the “Leadership Series” on The AV Life with two industry influencers, Gina, who with her known work in AV and the education market, has also been an important part of efforts for women in the industry through the Women of InfoComm Network (WIN) and co-coordinating (with Control Concepts’ Dayna Baumann) the New York City region group. Wallace, a 2017 AVIXA Young AV Professional, along with being VP at MertzCrew and an industry live events expert, is also the Chair of the AVIXA Live Event Council. Among numerous subjects, they also discuss being present at the exclusive industry organization InfoComm/AVIXA rebranding event.

Listen to an excellent show about two well known young influencers in the AV industry and live The AV Life!
 


Episode 51: InfoComm India, AV Globalization and the IT “Just the Facts” Discussion



Join the Crew Corey Moss and Justin Rexing as they welcome their guest:

Paul Zielie – Manager, Enterprise Solutions at Harman International

(Globally) well-known AV and IT Systems Engineer Paul Zielie joins Corey and Justin to talk about numerous subjects, beginning with Paul’s trip to InfoComm India and his thoughts and perspectives on the show (and Mumbai, where it took place). Corey asks Paul about shows and trends in certain other world markets (Paul also attended Integrate in Australia), along with global industry growth. Justin asks Paul about the effect of globalization concerning jobs, as well as production in and outside of the U.S. Corey then asks Paul about certain technologies and trends in India. Following that is discussion on global AV industry outlook and trends and AVIXA, the AV industry organization.

After this is a discussion focused on IT with Justin, who is a tech manager at Western Kentucky University, which Paul of course joins in on.

Sit back, plug in and live The AV Life!