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3 Ways to Keep Your Virtual Audience Engaged

Webcasting your event is a great way to connect with attendees that are unable to physically participate due to travel or budget circumstances. Virtual events allow you to connect and deliver your content on a large scale to an unlimited amount of participants. But as with all events, strategic planning is what differentiates an event- … Read More

Employee Spotlight: Chris Baker

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 Canada’s largest independently owned audiovisual company, FMAV has more than 250 staff across seven offices from coast to coast, and it’s our people who make us a ... Read More

How To Decide Which AV Partner Is Right For You

You have an event coming up that requires AV, you’ve done some research and narrowed it down to a short list of AV partners. Now you are left with comparing which one is best for you and your event. Here are some things to consider when trying to decide which AV partner to work with. ... Read More

7 Popular Event Trends We Saw This Summer

[vc_row type=”in_container” full_screen_row_position=”middle” scene_position=”center” text_color=”dark” text_align=”left” overlay_strength=”0.3″ shape_divider_position=”bottom” bg_image_animation=”none”][vc_column column_padding=”no-extra-padding” column_padding_position=”all” background_color_opacity=”1″ background_hover_color_opacity=”1″ column_link_target=”_self” column_shadow=”none” column_border_radius=”none” width=”1/1″ tablet_width_inherit=”default” tablet_text_alignment=”default” phone_text_alignment=”default” column_border_width=”none” column_border_style=”solid” bg_image_animation=”none”][vc_column_text]One part of the hysteria surrounding summer is the excitement that comes with its sun-soaked events – low necklines and cold drinks, dancing outside, and enjoying the hazy days of summer with friends ... Read More

Employee Spotlight: Alex Huard

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 Canada’s largest independently owned audiovisual company, FMAV has more than 250 staff across seven offices from coast to coast, and it’s our people who make us a ... Read More

AV Plan B - What's Yours?

We all know in life to expect the unexpected, but when it comes to events you really only have one opportunity for flawless execution. If you are or have ever spoken to an event planner, they likely have many stories of all the unexpected things that can come up at an event, and instances of ... Read More

3 Factors to Consider When Thinking About Audio for Your Next Conference

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Tips to Consider for an Effective Audio Visual Presentation

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Enhance the Association Experience With AV

Association events generally consist of learning, professional development, and networking. Members attend events that provide them with an environment where they can be educated, and connect with their peers. Even in the era of website content, advertising and social media, associations still greatly depend on their events to deliver value to their members, and sponsors. ... Read More

Overcoming Association Challenges

Overcoming Association Challenges

You work for an association, and you plan their events. Most of your time is spent putting content together, organizing your next event, managing registration numbers, and reaching out to sponsors to confirm their participation. You have 3 main clients, your association members- also known as your attendees, your director, and your sponsors. Your job ... Read More