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Canadian Event Industry Awards 2019

Congratulations to our clients on their outstanding achievement in making the 2019 National Award Finalists for the Canadian Event Industry Awards. The Canadian Event Industry Awards is a trademark of achievement in the Canadian event and meeting industry. It recognizes and celebrates event and meeting professionals from each major discipline of the industry for their … Read More

Employee Spotlight: Leigh-Anne Barlow

What is the secret behind FMAV’s success throughout the years? Our people! They make us who we are today and who we will be in the future.  As one of Canada’s largest audiovisual companies, FMAV has more than 250 staff across seven offices from coast to coast, and it’s our people who make us a ... Read More

Choosing the Best Sound System for your Event

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PSAV Names Bill Brown to Lead Canada

FMAV CEO NAMED AS DIVISION VICE PRESIDENT FOR PSAV IN CANADA (SCHILLER PARK, IL) – February 1, 2019 PSAV, a global leader in event experiences, announced today that Bill Brown, has been named to lead both the FMAV and PSAV divisions in Canada. In his expanded role, Brown will focus on aligning the respective services ... Read More

CES 2019 Trends and Innovative Tech

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PSAV®Announce Purchase Agreement for PSAV to Acquire Encore Event Technologies

SCHILLER PARK, IL, and DALLAS,TX – January 14, 2019 – PSAV, a global leader in event experiences, and The Encore Canada Company, jointly announced today that the companies have entered into a purchase agreement for PSAV to acquire Encore Event Technologies, a global provider of event technology, staging and production services.  The combination of PSAV ... Read More

Latest Trends In Presentation Technology

A presentation is the finished product of months of research, analysis and practice. It’s your speaker’s chance to share information on your expertise with a room full of like-minded people who are interested in learning about your topic. But a good presentation is more than just the information itself; it’s also about how that information ... Read More

How To Use Scenic Tiles to Enhance Your Event

We all know the value of having décor at your event and the effect it takes from turning your 4 wall space into an event with a theme, mood, and feeling. Many planners go to lengths to add details such as florals, seating, and draping to shape the energy of the event space and impress ... Read More

FMAV Acquired by PSAV

Canadian company’s live event production expertise supports PSAV’s growing capabilities SCHILLER PARK, Ill., October 26, 2018 – PSAV, a global leader in event experiences, is pleased to announce the acquisition of FMAV, a leading audiovisual and live event production company in Canada.  The transaction allows PSAV to continue building upon its purpose of Connecting and ... Read More

Groupe Antonopoulos Selects FMAV as Official AV Partner

FIVE-YEAR AGREEMENT ALIGNS BOUTIQUE MEETING VENUES WITH INNOVATIVE EVENT TECHNOLOGY SERVICES (MONTREAL, QC) – October 8, 2018 FMAV is pleased to announce it has been named as the in-house audio visual partner for the Groupe Antonopoulos hotels in Montreal. “We’re excited to work with such a notable group of award winning properties,” said Thierry Marlier, ... Read More