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PSAV® Honored with 'Staged Events Award'
at InfoComm 2011 in Orlando


 
Leading supplier of audiovisual and event technologies to hotels, associations,
producers and meeting planners worldwide, earns accolades
for Large Event Staging Capabilities


LONG BEACH, CALIF. —  June 14, 2011
— PSAV® Presentation Services has been selected by the InfoComm/Lighting&Sound America Staged Events Awards judging panel as a "Winner" in the "Best Overall Staging for a Corporate or Association Event - Technology budget over $200,000" category for its Transitions Optical project. PSAV will be honored on June 15 at InfoComm 2011 in Orlando at the Orange County Convention Center.

InfoComm is the largest and most comprehensive pro-AV event in the world, with more than 32,000 AV professionals and 950-plus exhibitors. Lighting&Sound America is a monthly publication dedicated to covering the entertainment technology industry.

Presented with the idea that the future is a "blank canvas" by Transitions Optical for its 2010 Annual Convention, PSAV conceptualized filling the 84,000 square-foot ballroom at Disney's Yacht & Beach Resort with just that—a blank canvas or immersive video screen—to support the meeting message: "Never Lose Sight of the Possibilities." The collaborative effort resulted in the production of a Wide Area Video or WAV that is longer than a football field and the "World's Widest Single Blended Video Display System."

PSAV is the leading supplier of audiovisual and event technology to hotels, associations, producers and meeting planners worldwide. With more than 800 luxury hotels, resorts and conference centers worldwide, PSAV is totally committed to making every live event an unforgettable experience.

"We received a number of extraordinary submissions this year for the awards," said Benjamin Le Hay, editorial assistant for Lighting&Sound America magazine in a prepared statement. "The judging panel was notably impressed by [their] submission and the award presented is a testament to the notable staged event work produced. We congratulate them on this achievement."

About InfoComm
InfoComm is the largest and most comprehensive pro-AV event in the world, with more than 32,000 AV professionals and 950+ exhibitors. From audio components to telepresence systems, digital signage to 3D projectors, InfoComm 2011 showcases the hottest products and latest applications like no other industry gathering. Don’t miss this opportunity to be a part of the most forward-looking pro-AV event in the world.

About Lighting&Sound America
Published by PLASA Media, Inc., a subsidiary of the highly respected UK-based Professional Lighting and Sound Association (PLASA), Lighting&Sound America is a monthly publication dedicated to covering the entertainment technology industry with intelligence, wit, and professionalism. It is a sister title to Lighting&Sound International, familiar to thousands of industry professionals worldwide, which consistently offers the best coverage of entertainment, presentation, and communication technology in all its diverse forms.

About PSAV® Presentation Services 

PSAV provides the ideas and technology that inspire great meetings. This has made PSAV the leading provider of event technology for meeting planners and producers across the corporate, association, and tradeshow markets. PSAV provides an unparalleled range of event technology to support its customers’ ability to create, collaborate, and communicate. With more than 800 partner locations worldwide, PSAV provides people and resources right where you want to have your meeting.  www.psav.com
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Contact: 

PSAV Agency Contact:
Barb Worcester
PRPRO 
Tel: 440-930-5770
E-mail: barbw@prproconsulting.com 

PSAV Contact:
Greg Van Dyke
PSAV
Tel: 562-366-0260
E-mail: gvandyke@psav.com

 


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