Company to offer OmniStream certification courses and showcase latest innovations in AV over IP, networked control, soft codec conferencing and BYOD connectivity
SAN JOSE, Calif., September 15, 2017 – AV collaboration and control leader Atlona is joining Almo Professional A/V — one of North America’s largest and most advanced commercial audio-visual distributors — to give resellers, integrators and consultants the opportunity to discover their own “Lightbulb Moment” during the award-winning E4 AV Tour, coming to New York on September 19 and Irvine, California on October 3.
Atlona will offer AVoIP Sales Certification courses at the E4 events in both cities, providing attendees an outstanding opportunity to learn about networked AV systems, the award-winning OmniStream AV-over-IP platform, and the essential principles of data networking. Industry certified and accredited by InfoComm, the educational sessions will give participants the credibility, knowledge, and confidence to inform customers on the ideal networked AV system solutions for their requirements.
Atlona’s E4 AV tour presence will also include demonstrations of OmniStream products, the game-changing Velocity cloud-based control system, and the BYOD-friendly AT-UHD-SW-510W wired and wireless switcher.
The E4 AV tour travels to cities around the country to provide product, technical and business training to thousands of resellers and installers while creating the ideal forum for professional networking. Named the CI BEST Training, Consulting/Business Service for the fourth year in a row, and a recipient of the SCN 2017 Stellar Service Award, the E4 program offers AV professionals a full day of educational sessions worth InfoComm CTS Renewal Units (RUs) as well as exclusive access to the newest AV products and services.
"Atlona has an important role at our E4 events as a top provider of wired and wireless AV switching and distribution products, plus IP-based solutions such as the new Velocity cloud-based control system, being shown at an E4 event for the first time next week, and the OmniStream AV over IP distribution family," said Melody Craigmyle, vice president of marketing for Almo Professional A/V. "We look forward to having the Atlona team on the tour not only as an exhibitor but also to offer our New York-area and southern California attendees the valuable opportunity to receive AVoIP sales certification training."
“We look forward to taking part in these latest stops on the highly-respected E4 AV Tour,” said Amelia Vrabel, National Sales Manager, Commercial at Atlona. “Disruptive trends such as AV over IP, networked control, soft codec conferencing and BYOD connectivity are front-of-mind for resellers and integrators today, and E4 gives us an ideal opportunity to engage attendees in insightful discussions about these topics while highlighting how our latest solutions address them.”
E4 New York and E4 Irvine Event Details
E4 New York will take place September 19 at the Teaneck Marriott at Glenpointe in Teaneck, New Jersey, while E4 Irvine will be held October 3 at the Irvine Marriott in Irvine, California. Atlona will be represented at the New York event by Adam Griffin, Regional Sales Manager, Commercial, Northeast and Michael Crisci, Business Development Manager, AVoIP Market. In Irvine, Vrabel will be joined by Remy Nguyen, Regional Sales Manager, Commercial, Southwest.
Both events run from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. and are entirely complimentary — including parking — for Almo Pro A/V’s reseller, integrator and consultant partners. To register, visit www.e4avtour.com. For more information about Atlona, please visit www.atlona.com.
Atlona is a leading global manufacturer of AV and IT distribution and connectivity solutions. In an ever-changing industry, the company has been designing and engineering innovative, award-winning products for a diverse range of residential and commercial AV and IT markets, including education, business, government, entertainment, and healthcare.
Atlona’s products and services enable system designers, integrators, consultants, and installers worldwide to simplify installation, minimize maintenance and maximize the versatility of premier automated control solutions. Backed by an industry-exclusive 10-year warranty, Atlona’s customer-driven products are designed and developed with the features, performance and reliability that leaders demand. More information about Atlona is available at https://www.atlona.com. Follow Atlona on Twitter at @Atlona.
About Almo Professional A/V
Almo Professional A/V is the nation’s largest professional audio visual distributor with forward-thinking product integration, training and education, managed services, and technical support capabilities. With highly skilled sales and business development manager teams, reseller education programs, distribution centers across the U.S. and carefully chosen product lines for the Pro A/V channel, Almo Professional A/V provides customers with the full distribution experience on a local and a personal level. Almo Professional A/V is a division of Almo Corp., the nation’s leading independent distributor of consumer electronics and major appliances. For more information about Almo Professional A/V, please call 888-420-2566 or go to www.almoproav.com. Almo Professional A/V can also be followed on Twitter at https://twitter.com/almoproav and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/almoproav.