The ABCs of A-V FAQs
The ABCs of A-V FAQs Every industry has its own version of FAQs – & the Audio-Visual biz is no exception. Whether your organization is considering building a new or upgrading a dated – Conference Room, Huddle Space, or Auditorium AV System were sure youve got questions & CAPTUS SYSTEMS has answers! FAQs to Consider When Planning Your Next AV Collaboration Space Project What is Audio-Visual Integration? Audio Visual Integration is the combining & incorporating of the followi
Back to School: Shorter Than a Goldfish?!
A recent study conducted by the Microsoft Corporation found that humans now have an attention span thats shorter than the 9-seconds attributed to that of a goldfish! Our attention spans have decreased a whopping 33% in the past 2 decades – from 12-seconds in the year 2000, to a mere 8-seconds in 2019. With this in mind, the best way to pique a students interest is by conforming to an if you cant beat em, join em mentality. And to that end – the best way to capture the attention & imaginat
Spotlight : Gerald Abualy, CEO & Managing Director of CAPTUS SYSTEMS
Gerald Abualy is the CEO and Managing Director of CAPTUS SYSTEMS, a leading Commercial Audio-Visual Design and Integration firm located in New York, USA. 1. Describe your journey in the AV industry? How did it start? In the 1990s I was working for the third largest enterprise software company in the world. We had offices all over North America, and in more than 50 countries. One day, I was in the middle of a presentation to more than 40 people in the Conference Center and an additional 50+
Our CAPTUS SYSTEMS Team: Meet Felipe Linares
CAPTUS SYSTEMS is happy to introduce our Team Member Felipe Linares. Felipe is a gifted Systems Integrator/AV Technician, & we are thrilled to have him as an integral part of our organization! CAPTUS: Why did you decide to join the CAPTUS SYSTEMS Team? FELIPE: I had the privilege of working with one of the founders of CAPTUS SYSTEMS at a previous job, where he quickly became one of my mentors in the Audio-Visual field. I decided to work at Captus Systems due to this close working relationship CAPTUS:
Made in the USA
Made in the USA! Its that time of year again, when we wish a BIG HAPPY BIRTHDAY to America, & celebrate with barbecues, beach parties, all matter of red-white-&-blue décor, & of course FIREWORKS! Independence Day is upon us a time when we all feel especially patriotic. CAPTUS SYSTEMS is proud to partner with companies that manufacture their products right here in the USA – & in the spirit of patriotism wed like to share some of them with you Crestron – Leading manufacturer of advan
Audio Visual Architecture Design
We are CAPTUS SYSTEMS, & our mission is to Connect All People To Unified Solutions. Whether you need an Audio-Visual Solution for a small huddle space in one location, for large conference rooms up & down the many floors of your corporate headquarters, or for global connectivity between your team members from the four corners of the Earth from Trenton to Tuscany CAPTUS SYSTEMS does it all! What makes us different in the Audio-Visual Integration Industry is that We Lead With I.T. to EMPOWER P
Our CAPTUS SYSTEMS Team Meet Ross Grantner
???????CAPTUS SYSTEMS welcomes Team Member – Ross Grantner. Ross joins us as a talented Field Engineer, & we are truly fortunate to have him on board! Ross comes to CAPTUS SYSTEMS with years of experience behind him. Starting-off his career as a contractor – installing phone, internet, & cable service – he made the decision early-on to migrate to a more technical role. To that end, Ross joined a small AV company – & after mainly working in the residential sector in the Hamptons for some time –
April 2019 Audio Visual Show List
CAPTUS SYSTEMS is dedicated to disseminating the most current AV news & information available, to our readers. To that end – please enjoy our updated list of the 2019 Audio-Visual Conferences & Trade Shows that are coming-up over the next 4 months. See for yourself – the newest, most advanced, ear & eye-popping AV technology of the year! (Moving forward, well continue to post information about upcoming AV conferences at least once-a-month.) NAB Show: Las Vegas, NV (April 6 11): nabshow.
Howd We Get Here?
How about a visit to one of 2019s Audio-Visual Trade Shows? See for yourself – the newest, most advanced, ear & eye-popping AV products of the year. Below are just a few of the industry events being offered over the next few months: (And, well continue to post information about future conferences throughout the year.) NFMT: Baltimore, MD, March 26 28, nfmt.com/Baltimore DSE (Digital Sign Expo): Las Vegas, NV, March 26 29, digitalsignageexpo.net NAB Show: Las Vegas, NV, April 6 1
The Green New Deal
Green is in the news a lot lately especially with the recent introduction of The Green New Deal to Congress, by NYs Junior Senator, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez. The Senator has taken-on this platform because of her firm belief that climate change is the single biggest national security threat for the U.S. & the single biggest threat to worldwide industrialized civilization. Although met with some opposition, Ocasio-Cortezs plan really does mean well. It calls for eventually meeting 100% of