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Episode 18: InfoComm 2019 Discussion with Melody Craigmyle, Almo Corporation

Join host Corey Moss as he welcomes his guest:

Melody Craigmyle – Vice President, Marketing & Communication at Almo Corporation

In this pre-InfoComm discussion Melody talks about:

  • The InfoComm Opening Reception on June 11th, Almo Pro A/V is the Exclusive Sponsor for B.B. King’s Blues Club ‘Bacon, Bourbon and Blues’ (from 7 to 9) – celebrating with Almo and network with industry professionals.
  • A birthday (10 years) celebration at the booth on Wednesday June 12th
  • What’s taking place at the booth over the three days
  • Sponsoring an InfoComm show floor tour (with Listen Technologies)
  • The growing Business Development Management team
  • Rob Ziv receiving AVIXA CTS Holder of the Year Award
  • What it will be like for the company seeing Rob receive the award at InfoComm
  • Takeaway for those who visit with Almo at the show

Episode 15: AVIXA CTS Holder of The Year Award – A Discussion with Rob Ziv

Join host Corey Moss as he welcomes his guest:

Rob Ziv – Director of Business Development at Almo Pro A/V

Corey and Rob discuss the following:

  • His 6 1/2 years in Business Development with Almo Pro A/V, along with what it has meant to his personal growth in the industry
  • Being a CTS-I/CTS-D dual holder (he attained both in the same year) – what winning the CTS Holder of the Year Award means to him as well as for Almo Pro A/V
  • His accomplishments as an educator, including holding CTS prep classes at Almo Pro A/V
  • What he believes the moment will be like when he receives the award at InfoComm
  • What he says to those looking to become a dual CTS holder, as well as those looking to become a first-time CTS
  • His writing a current AVoIP series for Sound and Communications

(Note: See all of the AVIXA Award winners here).

Episode 12: Almo Pro A/V Digital Signage and Content Services, a Discussion with Jim Nista

Join host Corey Moss as he welcomes his guest:

Jim Nista – Senior Director of Content Creation Services at Almo Professional A/V

Corey and Jim discuss the following:

  • Almo Pro A/V acquisition of Insteo digital signage content and creative company, and what’s happened since
  • Digital signage services as products
  • Training end user clients – service for integrators
  • Work with BrightSign – hardware, content, training
  • Dealer training
  • The Almo Pro A/V E4 Experience in Chicago
  • Almo Content at the Digital Signage Expo
  • Opportunities for AV integrators in digital signage

Episode 9: A Discussion with Melody Craigmyle, Vice President, Marketing & Communication at Almo Corporation about the Almo E4 Experience

Join host Corey Moss as he welcomes his guest:

Melody Craigmyle – Vice President, Marketing & Communication at Almo Corporation

Almo Professional A/V, the Pro AV industry’s Favorite Distributor, has introduced the 2019 E4 Experience, a rebranded, expanded version of the award-winning E4 AV Tour. Almo is continuing its education partnership with AVIXA by offering high quality courses worth CTS Renewal Units (RUs), while bringing new certification opportunities with the SDVoE Alliance and the Digital Signage Federation to E4 Experience attendees. Other highlights include an All-Star lineup of the industry’s most sought-after speakers teaching on the topics that are critical to AV professionals, along with a new E4 Concierge service to plan a customized experience based on attendee needs and interests.

Listen to Melody talk with Corey about the Almo E4 Experience which travels the U.S. to four locations during 2019: Chicago, IL and Costa Mesa, CA (in the Spring)/ Teaneck, NJ and Alpharetta, GA (in the Fall).

A reference news story for Chicago:

Almo Professional A/V’s E4 Experience Features All-Star Industry Educators Teaching Thought-Provoking Sessions *

Also hear Melody talk about how integration companies can make the E4 Experience a showroom for their customers.

Registration is open for Chicago (March 12th).

Registration is open for Southern California (April 5th).

*Most of the educators will be at the Southern California E4 Experience, there will be some others there.


Episode 1: Almo Pro A/V Hospitality and their Exclusive Distribution Partnership with Nonstop

Join host Corey Moss as he welcomes his guests:

Apryl Lamberti – Director of Business Development – Hospitality at Almo Professional A/V

John Ropp – Director Of Marketing And Business Development at Nonstop Products

On this first episode of The AV Tech Trade, Corey discusses the following with Apryl and John: 

Almo Professional A/V Enters Exclusive Distribution Partnership with Nonstop

Nonstop Wireless Charging Alarm Clocks/Pads Available for Hospitality Environments Only Through Almo; New Products were on Display at the BDNY Show in New York

Almo Professional A/V, North America’s largest professional audio visual distributor, has announced that its dedicated Hospitality Division has entered an exclusive distribution partnership with Nonstop™, manufacturer of modern, décor-driven and customizable wireless charging products for hotel properties. As a result of the partnership, Nonstop’s designer-like Station W and Station C alarm clock/wireless charging solutions are now available through Almo.

The Almo/Nonstop team was present in the Nonstop booth during the Boutique Design Trade Fair (BDNY) at the Jacob Javits Center (November 11-12) where these charging solutions were showcased to hotel designers, end user properties, management companies, ownership groups and more.

You can read more about this news here

Products discussed – Nonstop Station W (top) and Station C.

A statement from Apryl Lamberti (included in this news) gives an excellent overview to this podcast conversation:

“Wireless charging is one of the hottest tech trends in hospitality, and it’s really taken off since last year’s announcement by Apple that new iPhones would adopt Qi, the open interface platform for wireless charging supported by Android and others.” 

“Nonstop’s CEO, Neil Betterton, a seasoned hospitality industry business leader, and Matt Paprocki, an award-winning consumer electronics designer both bring extensive knowledge of the latest technology trends combined with decades of experience in the hospitality space.”

Listen to this conversation, and learn more about this exclusive partnership between Almo Hospitality and Nonstop.