Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) December 2, 2009
SmartSource Computer & Audio Visual Rentals (Hauppauge, NY), one of the nation’s leading providers of computer, audio visual (AV) and trade show technology rentals and services, has been named the Official Computer Rental Vendor and Gold Sponsor for Expo! Expo!, IAEE’s Annual Meeting & Exhibition in Atlanta. The event, a premier educational, networking and career enhancing venue for the International Association of Exhibitions and Events (IAEE™) members, non-members, event industry managers and staff alike, will take place December 8th-10th, 2009. The majority of activities will be held at the Georgia World Congress Center with the Atlanta Marriott Marquis and Georgia Dome also serving as locations for select programs. Organized in 1928 as the National Association of Exposition Managers to represent the interests of trade show and exposition managers, IAEE™ is currently the leading association for the global exhibition industry, representing over 8,500 individuals who conduct and support exhibitions around the world.
For its part, SmartSource Computer & Audio Visual Rentals will be the supplier of a wide range of brand name equipment, from computers, servers, and copiers to LCD and plasma monitors and kiosks. In addition, the company will provide its comprehensive, end-to-end support services, from on-time delivery, fast set-up and correct configuration to convenient de-installation and removal – all backed by its “No Hassles, No Worries, NO EXCUSES” guarantee.
According to SmartSource Computer & Audio Visual Rentals President and CEO Michael McClernon, “We are very pleased to be involved with Expo! Expo! for the sixth consecutive year as a Gold Sponsor and Official Computer Rental Vendor. We are honored that a standard setting organization like IAEE puts their trust in SmartSource year after year to deliver qualityTechnology Rentals] to the IAEE itself and to its exhibitors. The exposure that being part of Expo! Expo! provides us is invaluable. It puts SmartSource in front of the Who’s Who in the exhibition industry and gives us the opportunity to showcase our ability to be the Provider of Choice for a broad range of Event Technology Rentals and Services. We look forward to seeing visitors at Booth 310 on the exhibit floor.”
SmartSource Computer & Audio Visual Rentals has a long history of service to the exhibitions and events industry. In recognition of its contributions, the company recently received the trade show and meeting industry’s “2009 Top Industry Supplier Award.” The award was presented by Conventions.net, the world’s leading online resource for convention, trade show, and conference planning. Additional evidence of its leadership in this area is SmartSource’s standing as the official technology vendor for some of the nation’s largest convention centers.
About SmartSource Computer & Audio Visual Rentals
Founded in 1984 and formerly known as Rent-a-PC, Inc., SmartSource Computer & Audio Visual Rentals serves broad-based corporate IT, association, professional AV and trade show technology rental needs. The company is widely recognized for its outstanding customer service, technical expertise, geographic reach, breadth of product, and end-to-end solution. Its extensive line features brand name products from Apple, Dell, HP/Compaq, IBM, NEC, Eiki, Meyer, Stumpfl, and others. Among its products are computers, servers, copiers, professional AV equipment, LCD and plasma monitors, kiosks, digital signage and video walls. SmartSource employs over 250 including over 100 field technicians. Its 21 strategic locations are in: Anaheim, CA; Atlanta, GA; Boston, MA; Chicago, IL; Dallas, TX; Englewood Cliffs, NJ; Eugene, OR; Ft. Lauderdale, FL; Las Vegas, NV; Long Island, NY; Los Angeles, CA; New York, NY; Orlando, FL; Philadelphia, PA; Phoenix, AZ; Portland, OR; Queens, NY; San Diego, CA; San Francisco, CA; Seattle, WA; and Washington, DC. Visit us online to see What's New at SmartSource Rentals.
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