AVIXA has added two new categories to its annual awards program: the Emerging Talent Award and Event Design Professional of the Year Award. The award winners will be recognized during a ceremony on June 17. 2020 at the upcoming InfoComm Show, which will be held in Las Vegas NV.
The Emerging Talent Award will honor a young adult from around the globe who demonstrates a passion and desire to start a career in the commercial AV industry. This individual will be someone who contributes positively to their school and/or community using AV technologies, while maintaining a good academic standing. They also embody the attributes of an emerging professional who understands that AV technology changes how we communicate and experience the world.
The Event Design Professional of the Year Award will recognize an individual who is making contributions to the live-events sector of the commercial AV market. This award highlights an individual’s innovative design and use of technology to bring a client’s message to life for an event.
These new categories join AVIXA’s Awards program, which includes the following awards:
- Adele De Berri Pioneers of AV Award
- CTS Holder of the Year Award
- Educator of the Year Award
- Fred Dixon Service in Education Award
- Mackey Barron Distinguished Achievement Award
- Volunteer of the Year Award
- Women in AV Award
- Young AV Professionals Award
Nominations for the awards are now open and will close March 27. To learn more and submit a nomination visit www.avixa.org/awards.