The AV industry expects to reach $78 billion in global annual revenue in 2012 of which 39% will be generated in North America. The industry is projected to grow to $114 billion by 2015.
Salt Lake CIty, Utah (PRWEB) October 19, 2012
Salt Lake County, Utah Mayor Peter Corroon proclaimed this week, October 14–20, 2012, as "AV Week" with the signing of the Salt Lake County proclamation. Mayor Corroon recognized the value audiovisual (AV) companies provide to business, education, medicine, government, and many other industries. According to InfoComm International, the AV industry is expected to reach $78 billion in global annual revenue in 2012 of which 39% will be generated in North America. The industry is projected to grow to $114 billion by 2015.
“The audiovisual industry allows companies to meet with customers, shareholders, and others around the world without leaving the boardroom,” Mayor Corroon stated in the proclamation. “Millions of students are receiving an enhanced educational experience through use of AV information communications technology.”
Pivot Communications joined other Utah AV companies at the Salt Lake County Mayor’s office for the proclamation. “AV technology is experienced by millions of people every day who don’t realize there is an industry making these solutions possible,” said Erin Bolton, VP of Strategic Initiatives at Pivot Communications. “AV Week is an opportunity for those of us who work in the industry to celebrate, promote, and share AV with our community.”
This week numerous audiovisual companies in Utah and across the country conducted special events and community outreach activities for students, clients and the public. For more information about the audiovisual industry, visit powerofav.com.
“The audio visual industry is revolutionizing the way the world learns, works and lives,” said Randal A. Lemke, Ph.D., Executive Director and CEO, InfoComm International®, the professional audiovisual trade association. “Digital signage helps people navigate airports, museums and office buildings. Collaborative conferencing brings the world together in a cost-effective manner. AV allows for better medical diagnoses, improving the human condition. Everything from education through space exploration is made better because of AV.”
About Pivot Communications
Pivot Communications is an innovative channel marketing firm that develops demand generation and sales enablement programs for F500 hi-tech and leading audio visual companies. Pivot creates award-winning content to accelerate business growth and maximize revenue performance for their global client base. Pivot, a fully woman-owned business, was founded in 2005 and is headquartered in Salt Lake City, Utah. Learn more at http://www.pivotslc.com.