We have launched our new site! The Wire backend has moved to www.svconline.com. Your can log on now with your e xisting credentials. For your reference, posting instructions have been sent to your email. Note: postings made to the old backend will be redirected through Thursday Feb 19th. Please make the switch to www.svconline.com as soon as possible.

If you have questions please email thewire@svconline.com.

Looking forward to seeing you on the new site!

A virtual press conference from Sound & Video Contractor

Almo Professional A/V Gives Partners the Gift of Hitachi’s High Margin Professional Displays

Almo Professional A/V Gives Partners the Gift of Hitachi’s High Margin Professional Displays

Authorized Distributor of Full Hitachi Projector Line; Hitachi Part of Almo’s E4 AV Tour

Philadelphia, PA — December 15, 2009 — With the holiday season under way, Almo Professional A/V, a leading value-added distributor serving the needs of professional audiovisual integrators, dealers and consultants, is giving partners the gift of high-margin projectors and whiteboards from Hitachi America, Ltd., Digital Media Group, Business Solutions Group.

As part of the distribution agreement, Almo Professional A/V partners can now purchase Hitachi’s full line of 3LCD projectors for corporate, worship, K-12, higher education, government, SOHO, networking, wireless and short throw applications. In addition, the company’s interactive touch and pen-driven StarBoard® whiteboards for educational environments will be available through Almo Professional A/V beginning January 1, 2010. Many of the newest projector and whiteboard models are being shown on Almo’s E4 AV Tour, a new reseller event that kicked off on Dec. 8 in New York City and will continue in Anaheim on February 16 and Chicago on April 7.

“Since Almo Professional A/V opened for business, Hitachi has been at the top of a very exclusive list of manufacturers we sought to partner with us,? said Sam Taylor, executive vice president and COO for Almo Professional A/V. “As a newly authorized distributor of Hitachi projectors and whiteboards, we are now able to give our partners access to some of the most effective display technology available that also provides high margin returns for our resellers.?

“Our main objective at Hitachi is to provide end-users with top-of-the-line presentation technology coupled with a level of customer service that is unmatched in the industry,? said Ray Soltys, director of sales, Hitachi Home Electronics (America), Inc., Business Group. “Our strategic partnership with Almo Professional A/V is consistent with that commitment.?

The E4 AV Tour
The complimentary E4 AV event combines four key benefits in one show, allowing integrators, dealers and consultants to become Educated and earn InfoComm CTS RUs, Explore new products and solutions for the AV industry, Exchange ideas with colleagues and instructors through networking, and attend an Expo for one-on-one time with top manufacturers exhibiting the latest industry products. Course topics will focus on business growth for dealers, AV-IT convergence, digital signage for sales professionals, using performance standards as a business strategy, and more.

Video clips and presentation materials from the Dec. 8 event are available now at rAVe On Demand. For more information or to register for the Anaheim E4 event, go to www.e4avtour.com.

# # #
About Hitachi
Hitachi Home Electronics (America), Inc., Business Group, subsidiary of Hitachi America, Ltd., markets LCD projectors, interactive panels and whiteboards and security and observation system products through value added resellers, system integrators, distributors and OEM.

Hitachi has a unique position in the marketplace by manufacturing and developing its own core technologies to provide consumers and businesses with optimal product performance in each of Hitachi’s product categories. For consumer and business products, visit hitachi-homeelectronics.us

About Almo Professional A/V
Founded in 2009, Almo Professional A/V is a leading value-added distributor that specializes in serving professional audiovisual integrators, dealers and consultants. With a highly skilled sales team, reseller education programs, 12 distribution centers across the U.S. and product lines specifically for the Pro A/V channel, customers can expect the full distribution experience on a local and a personal level.

The entire Almo Professional A/V sales team is Infocomm-trained, and the vast majority is CTS-certified. The team is also the first to complete the Digital Signage Certified Expert program. Almo Professional A/V teams with InfoComm International to offer certified courses that enable partners to stay ahead. At the same time, the division works with industry vendors to bring live and online product training opportunities directly to channel partners.

Almo Professional A/V distributes all the leading displays and peripherals, with new manufacturers and products being added each day. Markets served include bar and restaurant, corporate, digital signage, education, government, healthcare, home theater, hospitality, house of worship, and rental & staging.
Almo Professional A/V is a division of Almo Corp., the nation’s leading independent distributor of consumer electronics and major appliances. For more information about Almo Professional A/V, please call 410-560-2890 or go to www.almoproav.com. Almo Professional A/V can also be followed on Twitter at http://twitter.com/almoproav.

*All product and company names herein may be trademarks of their registered owners.

Digg Syndication Del.icio.us Syndication Google Syndication MyYahoo Syndication Reddit Syndication

Related Topics: News

Masque Sound Helps Audiences Explore The Mystery of Love & Sex
Metric Halo Supports SCA Spring Fling
Sergio Mendes and will.i.am have a (Governors) Ball with DPA Microphones
StrandVision Offers Personal Finance Tips in Latest Set of Employee Digital Signage Communications Animated Templates
Ashly Saves the Day at Rocky Mountain Classical Academy
StoreStreams to Offer Turnkey In-Store Radio to Businesses
Audinate Announces “Audio over IP in Broadcast with Dante” Event in London
Renkus-Heinz Helps Conquer Audio Challenges in Canadian Museum for Human Rights
Additional Danley Speakers Handle Seating Expansion at Life Pentecostal Church
Landmark Manhattan Center Studios Upgrades To Dual Yamaha CL5 Digital Audio Consoles


Stay up to date on the latest technology news. Select press representatives post company news several times a day. Check back often to get the latest news on product releases, mergers and acquisitions, and product applications. To be included in this virtual press conference, please contact The Wire.


December 2009
« Nov   Jan »

Your Account


Subscribe to RSS Feed

Subscribe to MyYahoo News Feed

Subscribe to Bloglines

Google Syndication