Visual Sound is certified by the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC). WBENC’s certification is accepted by more than 1,000 corporations representing America’s most prestigious brands, in addition to many states, cities and other entities.
APEx CertificationVisual Sound has qualified as an Avixa (InfoComm International) AV Provider of Excellence, or APEx. APEx Certification is a marketing recognition program for integration companies and AV design consulting firms dedicated to upholding industry excellence by providing quality service to customers.
The Avixa APEx program recognizes companies based on the number of employees holding key industry certifications, including Avixa’s CTS credential, completion of continuing education classes, and positive customer survey responses. APEx providers must also prove that they meet or exceed the requirements within 2 ANSI/AVIXA standards, the Standard Guide for Audiovisual Systems Design and Coordination Processes and the AV System Performance Verification Standard, to foster better communication between the AV provider and the client.
“The APEx designation gives AV companies a mark of distinction in the marketplace,” said David Labuskes, CTS, RCDD, Avixa’s Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer. “Customers of APEx companies can be confident of the AV provider’s professionalism and commitment to ongoing training, customer service and dedication to excellence.”
Established in 1939, as InfoComm, now AVIXA, has more than 5,000 members, including manufacturers, systems integrators, dealers and distributors, independent consultants, programmers, rental and staging companies, end users and multimedia professionals from more than 80 countries.
As an ANSI Accredited Standards Developer Organization (ASD), InfoComm provides industry standards as the foundation for quality audiovisual systems. In addition, as an ANSI Accredited Certification Body, AVIXA offers the Certified Technology Specialist™ (CTS®) program — the only ANSI accredited audiovisual certification under the International Standard ISO/IEC 17024:2012.
AVIXA holds the largest annual conference and exhibition for AV buyers and sellers in the Western Hemisphere. AVIXA also produces trade shows in Asia, Europe, India, Latin America and the Middle East.
To learn more about the APEX program, visit www.avixa.org