November 4, 2016, Fairfax, VA – InfoComm International®, the trade association representing the commercial audiovisual industry worldwide, is pleased to announce the election results for the 2017 InfoComm International Board of Directors and Leadership Search Committee (LSC).
Joe Pham, Ph.D., President and CEO of QSC, has been elected Secretary-Treasurer of the Board by InfoComm membership. InfoComm members also elected to the Board Laura Moorhead, CTS®, President of Blue Sky Integrated Technologies, and Jon Sidwick, Vice President of Maverick.
In addition, the Leadership Search Committee appointed Steve Durkee, President of Commercial Products for Milestone AV Technologies, and Rebecca Onchi, Director of Technology Solutions at PayPal to the Board of Directors.
Jeremy Caldera, CTS-D, CTS-I, Vice President of Technology and Operations for Integrated Audio Systems, was elected by members to serve on InfoComm’s Leadership Search Committee.
Two additional LSC members will be appointed by the current President of the Board, rounding out the new governance of InfoComm for 2017.
“At the core of InfoComm’s success are our members and volunteers,” said David Labuskes, CTS, CAE, RCDD, Executive Director and CEO of InfoComm. “And at their core are the dedicated men and women who choose to serve on our Board and Leadership Search Committee. It is a privilege to work with such high-caliber individuals, and I look forward to our new Board with great anticipation and confidence in our continued success.”
A complete listing of the 2017 InfoComm Board of Directors appears below:
LSC Chair: Craig Janssen, LEED AP, Idibri
President: Gary Hall, CTS-D, CTS-I, Cisco Systems
President-Elect: Julian Phillips, Whitlock
Secretary-Treasurer: Joe Pham, Ph.D., QSC
Directors: Zane Au, CTS-D, LEED AP, Shen Milsom & Wilke; Jeff Day, Bluewater Technologies; Steve Durkee, Milestone AV Technologies; Ratnesh Javeri, CTS-D, Innovative Systems and Solutions Pvt. Ltd.; Kevin Kelly, Stampede; Laura Moorhead, CTS, Blue Sky Integrated Technologies; Rebecca Onchi, PayPal; and Jon Sidwick, Maverick
InfoComm thanks outgoing Chair of the Leadership Search Committee and former President of the InfoComm Board Matt Emerson, CTS, CEAVCO Audio Visual Co., and Board members Deb Britton, CTS, K2 Audio LLC; Frank Culotta, CTS, Symco; and Maria Gaitan, Grupo Niza, for their years of service to the InfoComm Board of Directors.
About InfoComm International
InfoComm International® is the global trade association representing the commercial audiovisual and information communications industries. Established in 1939, InfoComm has more than 5,400 members, representing over 70,000 AV professionals worldwide, including manufacturers, systems integrators, dealers and distributors, independent consultants, programmers, rental and staging companies, end users and multimedia professionals from more than 80 countries. InfoComm International is the leading resource for AV standards, market research and news. Its training, certification and education programs set a standard of excellence for AV professionals. InfoComm International is the founder of InfoComm, the largest annual conference and exhibition for AV buyers and sellers in the Western Hemisphere. InfoComm also produces trade shows in China, Europe, India, Latin America and the Middle East. Additional information is available at infocomm.org.