Chris Lavelle

Senior Director of Development, EMEA, AVIXA
Joseph Valerio

Director, Industry Engagement, AVIXA

Austin Corbett

Sales, Clear Motion Glass

Total Audio Solution Provider Yamaha has prospered in a variety of businesses devoted to audio and music over 130-year history of making pianos, band and orchestral instruments, guitars, and electronic keyboards, as well as audio products for professional, home-use, and conferencing. We provide the best audio experience with a wide range of products and services, covering industries such as education, enterprise, house of worship, live entertainment, and more. Check Out Our Latest Solutions - THE SOUND BUSINESS CHOICE - Have you ever wished there was an easy way to improve the sound quality for your projects? Remote conferencing, Live performance and installed solutions …Yamaha offers solutions bringing new technologies to an even wider range of applications! >> Yamaha Solutions Page>> Yamaha's Worldwide Business Network Yamaha has more than 60 group companies in the world which allow us to work more closely to the customers. Yamaha Corporation of America : California, U.S.A. Business : Import and sales of musical instruments and audio equipment Yamaha Unified Communications, Inc. : Massachusetts, U.S.A. Business : Development, manufacturing, and sale of wireless conference phones and wireless microphone systems Yamaha Music Europe GmbH : Rellingen, Germany Business : Import and sales of musical instruments and audio equipment Nexo S.A : Plailly, France Business : Manufacturing and sales of large-scale, high-output speaker equipment For you to find the products and distributors in your country, please select your country or region from the list here. Feel free to contact us by clicking "START CONVERSATION" above.
Our Community Spotlight highlights some of the most prominent, active users in the AVIXA Xchange community. These quick interviews touch on hot topics within the AV industry right from the minds of experts in their respective fields.
Clare Davis

People Continuity Expert, Nova Associates

Most leaders get frustrated at how their business is affected when they lose staff. We identify potential turnover risks and ensure managers know how to keep their teams motivated. This helps maintain continuity in relationships and business practices, so the organisation continues to grow.  
María Eugenia Friedlmeier

Market Developer , Molver Technology SA

Hello everyone! I'm very happy to be a part of this community! As a market developer and a marketing professional with focus in the AV industry, I'm always searching for new solutions that work for the technological ecosystem. I'm proud to say that I'm part of Molver Technology, end-user services integration company. I would love to hear more from everyone at AVIXA Xchange. Let's get in touch! :) 
Michael Cornell

Senior Design Engineer, TELUS

Rich Sasson

Global Director Pro Community, Crestron Electronics Inc

A long-term AV enthusiast and professional, looking to expand knowledge about the Audio-Visual Industry to the next generation.  A Balloon Pilot and Inflation Team Leader for Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade.
Dmitry Klepikov

CEO of Pixout. Light and Sound software solutions, Pixout

Founder of Pixout. We are R&D software company for professional lighting and audio equipment. Architectural illumination, Theatres, Museums, Events, Bowlings, Smart houses, and much more. The greatest product is a special Pixout autonomous software and hardware for dynamic lighting control written on cutting-edge technologies. If you need custom tailored software or integration service for lighting, audio, and phygital industries just DM me. 

Regional Manager, LATAM & IBERIA, i3-Technologies N.V.

I’m a proud Colombian that loves life, family, friends, music, sports, food, travel, nature & meditation. I have 20+ years of international experience in Sales, Trade Marketing & Marketing in different industries (Technology, Consumer Goods and Textiles). During this time I’ve had the privilege to travel around and also live in different Countries (Canada, India) which has given me the gift to know different cultures and value the relevance of building cross-cultural understanding across nations. In a nutshell, I’m really good at establishing Strategic Alliances and opening international Channels of Distribution in the Latin America & Caribbean Region, using my ability to build long term relationships with customers and peers, strategically deliver results, manage complex situations, and lead multicultural and multidisciplinary teams.
Virginia Molina

Head of Marketing | Embajadora de AVIXA Xchange, Proyecciones Digitales S.A.

¡Hola a todos! Estoy encantada de ser parte de esta comunidad. Soy Virginia, Head of Marketing de Proyecciones Digitales. Tengo 12 años de experiencia en la industria AV. Me apasiona la innovación, el arte y la tecnología AV.
Pedro Abeijon-Diaz

AV Consultant, PTS

Kelli Lankford

AV Specialist , Freeman

Jeffery Eggleston

Director of Studio Productions, Director of Account Management West Coast, Dreamtek Studio

A seasoned professional in the fields of studio production and account management, with over 15 years of experience in the world of reality and docu series television. He began his career at the bottom, working as a production assistant, and worked his way up to become a director and supervising producer for hit shows like "90 Day Fiance," "TANKED," and  “Alaskan Bush People” Today, Jeff brings his wealth of experience and expertise to his two key positions at Dreamtek, a leading global creative production company. As Director of Studio Productions, Jeff oversees the production process of a wide range of creative projects, ensuring that they are delivered on time and on budget. In his role as Director of Account Management for the West Coast, he is responsible for managing relationships with Dreamtek's clients in the region, ensuring that their needs are met and that they receive exceptional service. Jeff has developed a reputation for his attention to detail, strategic thinking, and ability to lead and motivate teams.
Michael Elias

Director of strategic partnerships, Glass-Media

Rainy Fu

Sr. Art Director, Spotify

Creative Director | Branding & Motion Graphics | Entrepreneur Rainy Fu is an accomplished Creative Director based in New York with a stellar reputation in the music and entertainment industry. With over 10 years of experience, Rainy has honed her skills in Branding, Graphic Design, and Motion Graphics, initially specializing in luxury events and art direction for high-production commercial houses. Her passion for the arts flourished from a young age in Singapore, contributing a unique cultural perspective to her work bridging Asia and the US. In 2018, Rainy was ranked the global 4th Art Director of the year at The One Show, the pinnacle of recognition in advertising, design, and digital marketing. Collaborating with renowned brands such as Spotify, Pepsi, Lexus, Audi, Stella Artois, Super Bowl XLVII Show opening, and Adidas, Rainy has consistently demonstrated exceptional creativity and expertise in crafting impactful branding strategies and captivating visual designs for events. To date, Rainy has worked on 60 events and counting. Education and Early Beginnings: Rainy's dedication was acknowledged in 2009 when she was chosen as one of the 20 National Scholars by the Singapore Media Authority. This prestigious recognition granted her a fully sponsored scholarship at the esteemed Savannah College of Art and Design, where she acquired the necessary knowledge and skills to excel in the competitive world of Motion Graphics & Broadcast design. She graduated with a Summa Cum Laude honor of Bachelor of Fine Arts. Skills: - Creative direction and strategic thinking - Branding and identity design - Graphic design and visual communication - Motion graphics and animation - Storytelling and narrative development - Project management and team leadership - Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects) - Client relationship management - Innovative problem-solving Beyond her professional accomplishments, Rainy actively advocates for AAPI representation, diversity, and inclusion within the creative industry. She generously shares her insights and experiences as a guest speaker at NYP, Singapore Polytechnic, and SCAD, inspiring and empowering emerging designers. Rainy's commitment to fostering collaborations and contributing to the growth and inclusivity of the Singapore-New York design and arts community remains unwavering. If you seek a Creative Director who combines exceptional talent with a passion for diversity and inclusion, let's connect. 
JoAnne Engle

Audio Visual Technician, International Training & Education Center

Nathan Sample

Operations Manager, Harkness Screens



As a broadcast professional and multiplatform strategist with a passion for writing, I bring a unique perspective to content creation. Throughout my broadcasting career, which began in 2005, I have honed my skills in video production, system integration, and live event management. I have also managed interns and performed field marketing projects while maintaining a self-driven commitment to ongoing learning and growth. In addition to my technical expertise, I am also an avid reader and enjoy exploring new avenues for personal and professional development. My work in the digital media and web development sector has given me a fresh perspective on the power of content to connect with audiences and create meaningful change. As a multifaceted individual, I take pride in excelling in various pursuits. From international competitions and sports events to writing and volunteering, I always seek new ways to challenge myself and positively impact the world. If you're looking for a collaborator who can help you bring your ideas to life and deliver results on time, I'm here to help. Let's connect and explore how to work together to achieve your goals.