USAV Group Names 2010 Summit Award Winners

USAV_logoUSAV Group, an association of leading professional audio-visual (ProAV) integrators, announced today that Stage Front Presentation Systems, Office Environments of New England, and Video Systems of the Carolinas have been selected as the winners of the prestigious USAV Group 2010 Summit Award. This award recognizes USAV Group Integrators who exemplify excellence by contributing to the organization, supporting USAV Group Preferred Manufacturer Partners (PMPs), and leading within the ProAV industry.

“We are delighted to honor these members of the USAV Group team,” said K.C. Schwarz, USAV Group CEO, “Stage Front, Office Environments, and Video Systems are outstanding ProAV integration leaders. They are consistently among our strongest performers. Their commitment to our organization and to our PMPs makes them exceptional choices for our Summit Award.”

Stage Front Presentation Systems is a full line design-build contractor based out of Savannah, Ga. They offer systems for a wide variety of applications and support client projects from conception all the way through to completion.

“It is an honor to be recognized as a Summit Award recipient,” said Stage Front Presentation Systems President and Founder Steve Stephens, “Teamwork within USAV has been a strategic edge for Stage Front’s business since we first joined the group in 2008. We are pleased we are able to give back and add value to the organization.”

Office Environments of New England is headquartered in Boston, Mass. and is a full-service audio-visual solutions provider specializing in the design, integration, and installation of communication, collaboration, and presentation systems of all types.

“Office Environments has benefited greatly from both USAV collaboration and purchasing programs,” said Office Environments of New England Chief Technology Officer John Mitton, “Our company is better because of the innovative strategies and ideas that originate through conversations with other USAV members. We are pleased that we were chosen as a winner of the Summit Award. Thank you for the recognition.”

Headquartered in Charlotte, N.C., Video Systems of the Carolinas is a leader in video conferencing, presentation technology, and communication products. As an organization, Video Systems places a strong emphasis on staying up-to-date with new and emerging audio-visual technology so they can offer their clients the best possible solutions.

“USAV PMPs supply us with excellent AV products,” said Video Systems of the Carolinas President Bruce Banbury, “We are proud to specify their products for our projects and we are glad that by supporting the PMPs we also contribute to USAV.”

An award presentation took place Oct. 12 in Minneapolis, Minn. as part of USAV Group’s Fall Integrators’ meeting. USAV Group hosts several meetings each year where member executives are invited to collaborate on business strategy, best practices, and market dominance. Stephens, Mitton, and Banbury where all present to accept their company’s respective awards.

About USAV Group

USAV Group is the definitive alliance of ProAV integrators delivering AV solutions across the United States. The company, headquartered in Denver, has dealers throughout the country. Each dealer is dedicated to designing, sourcing, implementing, and supporting commercial audio-visual projects. Founded in 2001, USAV Group has attracted leading dealers and manufactures in forming the nation’s premier ProAV team. For more information, visit www.USAVGroup.net

Source: USAV Group