InfoComm is bringing CTS prep to ISE in 2017. We talk about some ways to renew your CTS certification. We also talk about whether “Made in America” matters.
Host: Tim Albright
Ever notice that as soon as you get certified, it feels like it’s already time to renew? If you are new to our industry—welcome! If you’ve been around a while, then you most likely know the various certifications that keep your AV technology skills fresh. Let’s talk about the mother of all industry certifications—InfoComm’s Certified … Read more
We come to you this week from the 2016 InfoComm AV Executive Conference. We talk with author and speaker Ian Altman about selling with the customer in mind. We also discuss with our panel the impact the presidential election will have on the AV industry. Plus, what does 2017 look like for our industry?
Host: Tim Albright
- Brock McGinnis – Westbury National
- Ian Altman – Ian Altman
- Steve Greenblatt – Control Concepts
- Brad Grimes – InfoComm International
- Gina Sansivero – FSR, Inc
- Frank Pisano – Chief
This week on social media a number of InfoComm employees and volunteers began posting digital badges highlighting their various CTS certifications. It is done through the website Acclaim.com. We talked at length about this new benefit from InfoComm on AVWeek episode 258 with InfoComm Director of Communications Brad Grimes. “One of the feedback we’ve received … Read more
If you have attended any leadership conference in the audiovisual industry in the last few years then you’ll know that there has been one very dominant topic of conversation: where do we find new AV talent? This industry seems to be particularly well known for not being well known. The old adage that many people … Read more
Chuck Espinoza on certification and the camaraderie of the secret CTS handshake As the current chair of InfoComm’s Certification Steering Committee, and as a member of many of the sub-committees relating to certification, I am often asked, “What are the benefits of having a CTS?” The same answers always come up: more money, … Read more