Yup, we’ve been bought.
St. Louis, MO – Conference Technologies, Inc.® (CTI), a communications technology solutions provider for AV/IT integration, broadcast, and events, announces its acquisition of AVNation Media, Inc., a podcasting and news company servicing the global audiovisual industry audience.
“CTI is deeply committed to the experiences of our clients, to ensure they have the best solutions, support, and knowledge about the industry and their systems. Adding AVNation to our mix gives us a chance to bring more value through education and information, so users are at the forefront in trends and guidance we can provide,” John Laughlin, CEO of Conference Technologies said. “AVNation is a strong, influential voice within the AV community and they’ll add incredible value to our team and clients.”
“Conference Technologies is a world-class AV integration firm that has proven themselves to be the best at delivering for their clients, the AV end user,” Tim Albright, founder of AVNation explained. “Combining our voice with Conference Technologies gives us the opportunity to grow beyond what we’ve been able to thus far. Our audience, sponsors, and partners will all benefit from this agreement,” he added.
AVNation Media employees will join the Conference Technologies ranks. An editorial board will be created with diverse viewpoints to ensure the media arm remains true to its mission to educate and entertain audiovisual end users around the world. The addition of AVNation continues to build on CTI’s investments to support industry education. Conference Technologies, Inc. employs over 450 people throughout the country, with twenty-five locations as providers of complete AV/IT solutions for its global customers.
About Conference Technologies, Inc.®
Conference Technologies, Inc.® is a complete solutions provider for audio visual, video, broadcast, and information technology integration that delivers systems design, engineering, installation, technical support, video conferencing and event production services. Headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri, with twenty-five offices operating nationwide, they serve clients in the corporate, education, healthcare and government markets, since 1988. Visit our website to learn more.