On the last recorded show of 2019, and the first released of 2020 we talk about the biggest stories that happened in the AV industry this year. We also discuss what trends and stories might make the news come 2020. And with us to share these stories are some of the best that this industry has to offer.
Links to sources:
- Commercial Integrator – ClearOne and Shure’s ongoing litigation
- CE Pro – Electricians required to pull PoE wire
- Commercial Integrator – QSC acquires Attero Tech
- Sound & Communications – Biamp Acquires Community Loudspeakers
- Commercial Integrator – Tariffs affecting AV
- AV Magazine – Brexit and AV
- Yahoo Business – Zoom’s IPO
AVWeek started in late July 2011. It is hosted by Tim Albright. Albright started his professional life as a broadcaster in St. Louis. In the audiovisual industry, Tim has worked as a technology manager for Lewis and Clark Community College, control programmer, design consultant, and design engineer. The first episode of AVWeek, episode 0000, was recorded via Skype with two AV pros Albright met via Twitter and a long-time friend. Since that first episode in July 2011, AVWeek has produced a weekly program missing only one week in the first year.
Albright also taught radio and audio production for over 14 years, including introducing podcast production to his students in 2006. He resides on the Illinois side of the St. Louis, Missouri area where he and his wife raise their two children. AVWeek is based, in part, on the TWiT (This Week in Tech) model of podcasts where the host reads a news story and panelists provide their insight, analysis, and opinion on the subject matter. If you would like to be a panelist on AVWeek, email Tim at firstname.lastname@example.org