Matt Eckstein

Senior Engineer, CENSEO AV+Acoustics
Derek Smith

Inside Sales @ BOSCH, Bosch Communications

Evan Vickers

Project Engineer, 5 Words Media

Keith Eberhardt

Solutions Engineer, Logitech

Tim Bailey

VP AV Operations, Waveguide LLC

Roland Bough

Strategic Sales Executive, Milestone Technologies, Inc.

Paul Preman, CTS-D

Design Engineer/Project Manager, LVW Electronics

Krasimir Peykovski

Marketing & Communications, SpinetiX

Jaycee Appi

Field Engineer, Diversified

Stephen Ahlgrim

Sr. ICT Designer, Syska Hennessy

CTS-D-certified Audiovisual Consultant with 9 years in the industry. 

Rising AV Professionals Council Member.

Talk to me about climbing, soccer, and environmentalism.

Volkan Reis

Systems/Solutions Architect, TAV Technologies

Everett Candelas

LV System Design drafter, Advanced Cable Solutions (ACS)

Jayme Wright

Dir of Integrated Solutions, Audio Enhancement

Ryan Carman

Director, Technology, Branch Audiovisual

Damon LuVisi

Consultant Liaison, Barco Inc.

Richard Lentz

Chief Engineer, Wheaton College

Sameh Helmy, CTS-D, CTS-I

Acoustic Consultant, Hurghada Systems and Technology

Over 15 years of experience in fields of AV and Acoustics. Specialized in providing services such as AV Design, Acoustic Studies, Sound Systems Measurements and Fine Tuning.

Jesse Wintonyk

Account Manager, Hillman Audio Video Inc.

John Romero

Country Manager, ICAP GLOBAL Colomobia

Justin Frick

President, AV Chicago

Frank Padikkala

Technical Sales Engineer, Audinate

Frank is an IT/AV Evangelist in the AV Industry. Frank strives to bridge the knowledge gap between Tech disciplines. As a self proclaimed "cert junkie" he holds more than 10+ IT/AV Industry certifications, along with an MS in Cyber-Security/Information Assurance and BS in IT Sec.

Frank is active on social media, is a life-long learner and believes in constant self-improvement. He contributes as an SME to AV publications and IT/Cybersecurity podcasts and events. He also hosts ITFactor, an IT - AV - Tech centric podcast on

He volunteers with AVIXA currently serving as the Chair of the Diversity Council where he is constantly mentoring and creating opportunities for community development through open communication.