News Updates

AV Concepts welcomes back Todd Hensley!

AV Concepts welcomes back Todd Hensley!

June 26, 2019 Corporate Blog

The quality of our team makes all the difference in the world. It’s who we are that makes our service […]

AV Concepts Adds <em>d&b audiotechnik</em> V & T Series Speaker Systems

AV Concepts Adds d&b audiotechnik V & T Series Speaker Systems

March 12, 2019 Corporate Blog

Time is money, especially for live event planning professionals. Technical Directors are under constant pressure to provide the best experience […]

LED vs. Projection:<br> An Event Planner’s Survival Guide

LED vs. Projection:
An Event Planner’s Survival Guide

March 6, 2019 Corporate Blog

For event planners, the question of where, when and how to use LED panels over projection displays is a perennial […]

Talk LED with AV Concepts

Talk LED with AV Concepts

January 18, 2019 Corporate Blog

The LED wall is by no means a new technology, but in recent years has seen growth in popularity within […]

The Importance of Local AV Partnerships

The Importance of Local AV Partnerships

January 16, 2019 Corporate Blog

Banner Health, a Phoenix based non-profit health system and the largest employer in the state of Arizona, recently outgrew their […]

Q & A with Dave Deis

Q & A with Dave Deis

November 27, 2018 Corporate Blog

How long have you been in the AV industry? “30 years.” Where did you work previously? “I worked as a […]

5 Things to Know Before Signing a Venue Contract

5 Things to Know Before Signing a Venue Contract

November 27, 2018 Corporate Blog

You finally found the perfect venue for your next event… congrats! Picking out your upcoming event venue is an exciting […]

AV Concepts Expands Their Video Department

AV Concepts Expands Their Video Department

November 27, 2018 Corporate Blog

AV Concepts is excited to announce the hiring of Dave Deis as Video Department Manager. AV Concepts welcomes 30-year AV […]

Leading AV and Staging Expert, AV Concepts, Realigns Their Focus

Leading AV and Staging Expert, AV Concepts, Realigns Their Focus

September 17, 2018 Press Releases

AV Concept’s Co-Founder and President, Nick Smith, is excited to refocus the company’s mission on its core DNA. “We’ve always […]

Expanding on Biz Dev

Expanding on Biz Dev

June 27, 2018 Corporate Blog

AV Concepts is excited to announce the promotion of Hatim Sorkati to Business Development Director as he joins our growing […]

Bringing On The Business Development

Bringing On The Business Development

May 15, 2018 Corporate Blog

AV Concepts is happy to announce the recent hire of Blake Kasselman, Business Development Director for AV Concepts. Blake drives […]

The Impact of Social Media on Events

The Impact of Social Media on Events

April 3, 2018 Corporate Blog

Great content creators have had a profound effect on the virility of their posts, and how that can be easy […]

Recognizing the Importance of Audio in Live Event Trends

Recognizing the Importance of Audio in Live Event Trends

March 14, 2018 Press Releases

AV Concepts makes large investment in d&b audiotechnik Tempe, AZ.–AV Concepts is focusing its growth strategy on industry trends, citing […]

Breakout the Breakout Pod, Stat

Breakout the Breakout Pod, Stat

February 28, 2018 Corporate Blog

Working smart and not hard is a wonderful thing to do–especially if you’re a meeting or event planner. With any […]

Elevate Your Breakout

Elevate Your Breakout

December 28, 2017 Corporate Blog

On a multi-day event, attendees will always have the general session on their radar. It’s the main event, and without […]

AV Ordering Gets Smart

AV Ordering Gets Smart

December 18, 2017 Corporate Blog

Learning How to Give Yourself Time. There are moments when we cannot wait for the weekend. We ask ourselves if […]

Making Technology Work, and Not the Other Way Around

Making Technology Work, and Not the Other Way Around

November 28, 2017 Corporate Blog

Event technology can make or break an event concept. If you’re putting on an event and showcasing innovation, we’re almost […]

Our <em>Holographic</em> Futures

Our Holographic Futures

November 16, 2017 Corporate Blog

Life imitates art. In some ways, the technological things we fantasized about as kids have become a huge part of […]

AV Concepts Announces New Holographic Technology: A Game Changing, Proprietary Process for Live Holographic Effects

AV Concepts Announces New Holographic Technology: A Game Changing, Proprietary Process for Live Holographic Effects

November 15, 2017 Press Releases

The new technology provides a cost-effective solution never seen in the live events industry TEMPE, Ariz., November 14, 2017 – […]

<strong>AV Concepts Turns 30!</strong> And we are still pushing the envelope with customized solutions!

AV Concepts Turns 30! And we are still pushing the envelope with customized solutions!

October 19, 2017 Corporate Blog

In November of 1987, two friends decided to take their audio-visual knowledge and put their own unique spin on it. […]

AV Concepts Celebrates 30 Years in Audio-Video Solutions

AV Concepts Celebrates 30 Years in Audio-Video Solutions

October 10, 2017 Press Releases

The innovative technology staging company comes together in Phoenix for a new center for innovation space. Tempe, Ariz. – October […]

Can You Hear Me Now?  AV Concepts on Essential Improvements in Event Communications.

Can You Hear Me Now? AV Concepts on Essential Improvements in Event Communications.

August 30, 2017 Corporate Blog

Your next presentation may rely on mind-blowing technology, but it also depends on foundational, reliable technology. Event communications tools are […]

AV Concepts Pushes Short-Throw Projection Limits with Panasonic

AV Concepts Pushes Short-Throw Projection Limits with Panasonic

April 8, 2016 Press Releases

TEMPE, Ariz.— April 8, 2016 —AV Concepts, a leader in audio-visual solutions, today released a case study showcasing how they […]

Meeting Design Secrets: A Sneak Peek into MPI’s Exclusive Educational Session

Meeting Design Secrets: A Sneak Peek into MPI’s Exclusive Educational Session

January 20, 2016 Corporate Blog

Last night, AV Concepts hosted an intimate Meeting Professionals International (MPI) event at our San Diego Creative Space – a […]

AV Concepts Takes On the Fit Company Challenge

AV Concepts Takes On the Fit Company Challenge

November 10, 2015 Corporate Blog

Over the weekend AV Concepts employees from our Tempe, AZ office took on the Fit Company challenge at Hohokam Stadium. […]

AV Concepts Announces Co-Founder’s Retirement

AV Concepts Announces Co-Founder’s Retirement

November 2, 2015 Press Releases

SAN DIEGO, Calif.— November 2, 2015 —AV Concepts, a leader in creative and technical event solutions, today announced Co-Founder and […]

Watch our Meetings Focus Webinar on Demand for CE Credits

Watch our Meetings Focus Webinar on Demand for CE Credits

October 16, 2015 Corporate Blog

If you weren’t able to attend our joint Meetings Focus Webinar with Cvent, The Future in Focus: 5 Event Tech […]

AV Concepts Supports VidCon’s Explosive Growth

AV Concepts Supports VidCon’s Explosive Growth

October 15, 2015 Corporate Blog

Get a behind-the-scenes look at VidCon — the largest gathering of the most influential online personalities, and over 20,000 of […]

Inside the Cvent Marketing Machine

Inside the Cvent Marketing Machine

October 14, 2015 Corporate Blog

Congrats to our partners at Cvent for making the cover of Meetings Net for their amazing work on Cvent CONNECT […]

AV Concepts & Cvent to Host Highly-Anticipated Meetings Focus Webinar on 2016 Event Tech Trends

AV Concepts & Cvent to Host Highly-Anticipated Meetings Focus Webinar on 2016 Event Tech Trends

October 5, 2015 Press Releases

Join Us Thursday, October 15th at 1:00 PM EDT for Exclusive Insight into the Industry’s Latest Event Tech SAN DIEGO, […]

4K Ultra HD vs. HD Projection

4K Ultra HD vs. HD Projection

September 24, 2015 Corporate Blog

There’s been a lot of talk recently about 4K Ultra HD, and the potential impact it will have on the […]

AV Concepts Announces Expansion of World-Class Team

AV Concepts Announces Expansion of World-Class Team

September 22, 2015 Corporate Blog

We’re thrilled to announce the expansion of our world-class team with a handful of strategic new hires in finance and […]

AV Concepts & Ray Ramsay Create 360-Degree Experience for La Quinta

AV Concepts & Ray Ramsay Create 360-Degree Experience for La Quinta

September 3, 2015 Corporate Blog

Ray Ramsay & Associates came to AV Concepts with a creative concept to create a 360-degree experience for a recent […]

AV Concepts and Cadence Travel Launch Special Event Venue in San Diego

AV Concepts and Cadence Travel Launch Special Event Venue in San Diego

September 3, 2015 Press Releases

SAN DIEGO, Calif.—September 3, 2015—AV Concepts, a leader in creative and technical event solutions, and Cadence Travel Management, are thrilled […]

Epson Stops Traffic at InfoComm

Epson Stops Traffic at InfoComm

August 20, 2015 Corporate Blog

For Epson, InfoComm is one of their most important shows of the year. But with over 39,000 attendees, the competition […]