Who Should Attend

AVEC is attended by senior management at systems integration, design consultancies and live events firms tasked with the strategic direction of their organization. Past attendees have included CEOs and COOs from the top 50 systems integration firms, as well as Senior Vice Presidents in charge of marketing, sales and business development.

Fred Rogers, Sales Director, Almo Pro AV

Dan Fry, VP Sales, Almo Pro AV

John Riley, Senior VP, Almo Pro AV

Melody Craigmyle, VP Marketing, Almo Pro AV

Tatiana Pastukhova, Co-founder & Managing Director, ARTECHOUSE

Paul Chavez, Associate UX/Technology Design, Arup

Ron Moore, Vice President, Automation Arts

Shaun Trudell, President, Automation Arts

Andrew Brode, Owner/President, AV Chicago

Justin Frick, President, AV Chicago

Jennifer Arnold, Marketing Manager, AV Franklin

Frank Genovese, National Director of Sales, AV Franklin

Franklin Moore, President, AV Franklin

Gary Harling, President, AV TechSource, Inc.

Becky Harling, Office Manager, AV TechSource, Inc.

Joel Lehman, Chief Operating Officer, AVI Systems

Donald Mastro, Vice President of Sales, AVI Systems

Jeff Stoebner, CEO, AVI Systems

Tim Hill, Director of Engineering, AVI-SPL

Alexis La Broi, Systems Consultant, Avitecture Inc

Greg Feehan, CFO, AVIXA

Terry Friesenborg, Chief Global Officer, AVIXA

David Labuskes, Chief Executive Officer, AVIXA

Heidi Voorhees, Chief Operating Officer, AVIXA

Kirsten Nelson, Content Producer, AVIXA

Sean Wargo, Sr. Director, Market Intelligence, AVIXA

Ney Corsino, Senior Vice President, Barco

Kurt DeYoung, VP, Channels, Barco

Chris Chandler, Sales Development Director, Biamp Systems

Mark Wentz, South Central Regional Manager, Biamp Systems

Beth Kormanik, Editor in Chief, BizBash

Steve Harriman, VP Marketing, Black Box

Douglas Kuzma, Director of Product Development, Black Box

Jonathan McCune, Director of Product Management, Black Box

Van Williamson, Director, Market Development, Bose Professional

Robert Grubb, North American Manager, Bose Professional

Steve Garber, CEO, BP Marketing Group

Frank Pisano, VP of Sales, Americas, Brightsign

Matt Emerson, President, CEAVCO Audio Visual Co., inc.

Gary Hall, Federal Strategy, Planning & Operations Lead, Cisco Systems

Kingsley Gifford, Vice President, Clairvest Group Inc

Michael Castellarin, Managing Director, Clairvest Group Inc

Mike Michalowicz, Author/Entrepreneur

Craig MacCormack, Editor-at-Large, Commercial Integrator

Chip Lacure, Business Development, CMI Communications

Eric Smith, President, CMI Communications

Bryan Ford, Regional Sales Manager, Connectrac

Steve Greenblatt, President, Control Concepts, Inc

Michael Judeh, Director of Technology, Convene

Caitlyn Lincoln, South Florida Operations, Crew Call Inc.

John Alonzo, President, Crew Call Inc.

Klaus Fink, Director of Operations, Crew Call Inc.

Frank Damiano, Founder & CTO, Damiano Global Corporation

Megan Stasio, VP Operations, Data Projections

Robby Turner, EVP, Sales & Marketing, Data Projections

Justin Wood, Principal/Practice Director, Dimensional Innovations

Tom Spearman, Executive Vice President, Diversified

Bob Tunis, Vice President of Technical Operations, Diversified

Raymond Kent, Principal, Director of Innovative Technology Design Group, DLR Group

Malcolm Brown, Director of Learning Initiatives, EDUCAUSE

Barb Brandt, Manager, Classroom Technology Services, Emory University

John Wiszniewski, President, ESA Communications Ltd

Emily Webster, Senior Design & AV Technologist, ESI Design

Brad Berridge, Director of Sound Operations, Feld Entertainment

Mathew Gurda, Associate Director, FRCH

Jim Genette, Sr. Client Solutions Director, Freeman

Chaz Porter, Director of Global Sales, FSR Inc.

Edward Rivano, Regional Sales Manager, FSR Inc.

Margot Douaihy, Editor at Large, Future

Jill Monaghan, Project Designer + Fun Director, Generator Studio

Doug Carnell, VP Business Solutions, Guitar Center

Donald Guzauckas Jr, Vice President, HB Live, Inc

Jeffrey Wolf, CEO, Herman Pro AV

Kay Sargent, Senior Principal, Director of WorkPlace, HOK

Jeremy Caldera, CEO, IAS Technology

Aniruddha Banerjee, Director of Analytics, IHS Markit

Keith Moss, VP of Technology Services, IMS Technology Services

Troy Hassis, VP of Sales & Marketing, IMS Technology Services

Kristin Bentley, Sales Manager, Ingram Micro

Kevin Prewett, General Manager - Pro AV, Ingram Micro

Doug Wolfe, CEO, Innovative Environments

Russell Wolfe, COO, Innovative Environments

Drew Thomas, Senior Media Officer, International Monetary Fund

Pushpa Gowda, Global Technology Engagement Director, JLL

Clint Hoffman, CEO, Kramer Electronics USA

John Milne, President - Canada, Kramer Electronics USA

Curtiss Singleton, VP Sales, Kramer Electronics USA

Kent Cawthorne, Vice President of Sales, Solutions & Consultants, Legrand

Steve Durkee, SVP/GM Commercial AV, Legrand

Laurie Englert, VP of Customer Experience, Legrand

Tom Marks, CFO, Live Technologies

Jason Taylor, President and CEO, M3 Technology Group, Inc.

David West, VP of Growth Operations, M3 Technology Group, Inc.

Joseph Olivo, Sr VP of Sales and Operations North America, Mason Technologies

Patricia Basteri, President, massAV

Jon Sidwick, Vice President, Maverick

Blake Barney, Solutions Account Executive, Maverick AV Solutions

Wes Perkins, Solutions Account Executive - North Central, Maverick AV Solutions

Jennifer Ryerson, Sr. Manager, Sales, Maverick AV Solutions

Lisa Zierold, Director, Maverick AV Solutions

Fardad Zabetian, CEO, Media Vision

Mark Delguidice, AV Services Director, MediaCentric Integration Inc.

David Lopez, President, MediaCentric Integration Inc.

Andrew Merkin, Producer, Moment Factory

Josh Messner, Operations Manager, Neurilink

Jared Lederhandler, President, Newgentek

Jeff Day, President, North of 10 Consulting

Dan Daley, Writer

Nick Belcore, Executive Vice President of Global Sales & Marketing, Peerless AV

Brian McClimans, Vice President of Sales for North America and APAC, Peerless AV

Maya Mihajlovic, Director of Product Insights & Planning, Peerless AV

Rich Zwiebel, VP Systems, QSC

Joseph Pham, President and CEO, QSC

Phillip Long, Founder and Senior Scholar, RHz Consulting LLC and Georgetown University

Paul Appel, Chief Operating Officer, RRC Audio Visual

Andrew Sellers, Principal, Sensory Technologies

Bob Downing, Director, Global Business Development, Shure, Inc

Ned Coleman, CEO, Smarter Systems

Virginia Daugherity, Channel Director, Sonic Foundry

Joshua Curlett, CEO, Sound Productions, Inc.

Jay Rogina, Principal & CEO, Spinitar

Frank Culotta, President, Symco, Inc.

Thomas Plumer, Vice President, Sales, SYNNEX Corporation

Sandi Stambaugh, Vice President, SYNNEX Corporation

Jay Ganz, Solutions Account Executive, Tech Data

Matt Dixon, Chief Product and Research Officer, Tethr

Bryan Lewis, Assistant Dean for Technology & Operations, University of Virginia

Bill Baretz, EVP Sales, USIS Audiovisual Systems

Todd Hutchins, Chief Technology Officer, USIS Audiovisual Systems

Bill Chamberlin, Vice President of Global Sales, Verrex LLC

Michele Capolino, Vice President of Finance, Verrex LLC

Terry Dahl, President, Video Services Inc.

Laurie Dahl, Consultant, Video Services Inc.

Jennifer Acevedo, Editor-in-Chief, VMSD/ST Media Group

Pablo Henderson, Global Brand Marketing Director, W Hotels

Guy Wallace, Vice President, Corporate Development, Westbury National

Joanne Balles, Chief Operating Office, Westbury National

Julian Phillips, Executive Vice President, Whitlock

Wes Stewart, Director of Operations, Whitlock

Wallace Johnson, Managing Director, WLJ Consulting, LLC


As of 10/16/18

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