PHILADELPHIA, PA—The entire sales team at Almo Professional A/V has successfully completed the Chief Certified Partner Program, preparing them to help partners win more business and boost profits by providing consultation on the best mounts and installation techniques for their projects.
“Training and education are top priorities for us and, we know they must start from within, which is why our sales team completed the Chief certification,” said Sam Taylor, executive vice president and COO for Almo Professional A/V. All Almo Professional A/V sales professionals are also Info- Comm trained and DSCE-certified.
Almo also announced that it has brought on Toshiba America Consumer Products. Almo now carries Toshiba’s entire line of LED and LCD TVs, Blu-ray players, DVD players, digital video recorders, portable products, and relevant accessories.
Atlona Releases Video Demos
SUNNYVALE, CA—Atlona Technologies has a new series of product video releases. These videos are tools for learning about product use and functionality. Atlona encourages you to post comments, questions, or any suggestions that you might have for its products and videos.
Craig Park Joins The Sextant Group
PITTSBURGH, PA—Craig Park FSMPS, Associate AIA, has joined national independent technology consulting firm The Sextant Group as principal consultant and has opened a new Midwest office for the firm. Park’s role will embrace marketing, business development, and project leadership responsibilities from St. Louis to Denver and Minneapolis to New Orleans. The new office, the firm’s seventh, is based in Omaha, NE.
With more than 30 years’ experience in the building industry, Park is as well known in architectural circles as he is throughout the AV industry. For the last four years he served as chief marketing officer for the international architecture and engineering firm Leo A Daly, and from 2004-2006 in a similar capacity for architects Harley Ellis Devereaux.
RICHARDSON, TX—AMX announced the winner of a Smart Car for its “AMX Jackpot—Take a Minute to Win It” promotion. The randomly selected grand prize winner of the promotion, which demonstrated how installers can configure and program a conference room in a matter of minutes using AMXmeetingroom, was Scott Tonelson, an AV engineer with Digital Networks Group of Irvine, CA.