TAMPA, Fla., Aug. 18, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- AVI-SPL, the world's leading AV systems integrator, has qualified as an InfoComm International AV Provider of Excellence, or APEx, making them the first multi-national integrator certified through the program. The InfoComm APEx program is a marketing recognition program for integration companies and AV design consulting firms dedicated to upholding industry excellence by providing quality service to customers.
"We've always looked to InfoComm to set a high bar for quality in the AV industry," says John Zettel, CEO of AVI-SPL. "Our new APEx certification is a badge of excellence we'll wear proudly in our office in the U.S., Canada and Europe. Thank you to the AVI-SPL team who pulled together our requirements package and earned this distinction in record time."
The InfoComm APEx program recognizes companies based on the number of employees holding key industry certifications, including InfoComm's CTS credential, completion of continuing education classes, and positive customer survey responses. APEx providers must also prove that they meet or exceed the requirements within 2 ANSI/INFOCOMM standards, the Standard Guide for Audiovisual Systems Design and Coordination Processes and the AV System Performance Verification Standard, to foster better communication between the AV provider and the client.
"The APEx designation gives AV companies a mark of distinction in the marketplace," said David Labuskes, CTS, RCDD, InfoComm International's Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer. "Customers of APEx companies can be confident of the AV provider's professionalism and commitment to ongoing training, customer service and dedication to excellence."
For more information on the APEx Program, visit infocomm.org/APEx.
AVI-SPL designs, builds, integrates and supports the systems and environments that enable communication and collaboration. AVI-SPL has highly-trained and certified system engineers throughout offices across the United States, Canada and EMEA in addition to an international network of solution providers in 30 countries. Visit www.avispl.com for more information or connect with AVI-SPL on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn.
About InfoComm International
InfoComm International® is the international trade association representing the professional audiovisual and information communications industries. InfoComm has more than 5,000 members, including manufacturers, systems integrators, dealers and distributors, independent consultants, programmers, rental and staging companies, end users and multimedia professionals from more than 80 countries. InfoComm International is the leading resource for AV standards, market research and news. Its training, certification and education programs set a standard of excellence for AV professionals. InfoComm International is the founder of InfoComm, the largest annual conference and exhibition for AV buyers and sellers in North America. InfoComm also produces trade shows in Europe, the Middle East, China and Latin America. Additional information is available at infocomm.org.