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RSN will Elevate in Denver, July 28-31, 2015


The Rental & Staging Network (RSN) is finalizing the details for the Leadership Symposium, which will be held in CEAVCO Audio Visual’s hometown of Denver, CO.

The symposium will include breakout talks geared towards Sales Managers, Operations Managers, and Executives of RSN member companies. Edgar Papke will deliver a keynote titled TRUE ALIGNMENT: Linking Company Culture with Customer Needs for Extraordinary Results.

CEAVCO Article Featured in Colorado Meetings & Events Magazine

CEAVCO Audio Visual General Manager, Eric Newkirk, has an article on the company’s projection mapping work in the spring 2015 edition of Colorado Meetings & Events Magazine. Visit CEAVCO’s Look Book also includes a video highlighting the company’s video projection work:

CEAVCO Father/Son Team Star in Behind-the-Scenes Video

CEAVCO Audio Visual’s creative services staff recently completed a behind-the-scenes video on father/son team Jack and Matt Emerson. The video reveals the personality of both men and shows how Jack’s original vision from 1961 is still at the core of CEAVCO’s success today.

New CEAVCO Lookbook

CEAVCO Audio Visual recently launched an online Lookbook highlighting some of the company’s best video, audio, and lighting work. See why CEAVCO’s clients from around the country and around the world love what they see and hear. Visit

Paul Kirchhevel Celebrates 46th Anniversary at CEAVCO

Paul Kirchhevel recently celebrated his 46th anniversary at CEAVCO Audio Visual. He started at the company back in February 1969, working as a repair technician and later as an installer. In the 80s, he was largely responsible for building the company’s video and audio rental division, which eventually evolved into a live event company. Says CEAVCO president Matt Emerson, “I give credit to Paul for establishing our culture of client service and for always doing the right thing and standing behind our products and services.”

Good Lighting Brings Presentations to Life

CEAVCO Audio Visual recently purchased the MAC Aura and MAC Viper, versatile moving light fixtures that provide superior onstage lighting. These LED fixtures use a fraction of the power of traditional tungsten lights, making them extremely cost efficient. Says Ryan Wentworth, CEAVCO’s senior lighting director, “My goal is to work with you to bring your themes, ideas, and presentations to life. I want to make your event the absolute best it can be.”

Check out a short Lookbook video showing how Ryan and his team use lighting to help make live events engaging, educational, and entertaining:

Matt Emerson Named President of InfoComm Board

CEAVCO Audio Visual President Matt Emerson was named President of the Board of Directors of InfoComm International on January 1, 2015. It’s his sixth year serving on the board. “I have the opportunity to work with some of the best minds in the industry,” said Matt. “The experience has been incredibly enriching.”

InfoComm, the association that represents the commercial audio visual industry worldwide, hosts trade shows around the world, where the industry’s foremost experts share best practices on innovative, technology-enabled solutions. In 2015, CEAVCO will be sending a team to the June show in Orlando, Florida, and Matt will also attend the shows in Sao Paolo, Brazil, in May and Mumbai, India, in September.

For more information, visit

AV Alliance Adds New Global Members

AV Alliance, a global network of audio visual production specialists, recently added members from Panama, Mexico, Australia, Japan, and France, thereby expanding the organization’s global reach. As a member of AV Alliance, CEAVCO Audio Visual is able to travel with clients to event locations around the world such as Hong Kong and Zurich in collaboration with AV Alliance’s international partners. By working with the world’s best audio visual companies, CEAVCO is able to go where our clients go while ensuring consistency of staff, service, and quality.

Learn more about AV Alliance here:

Rental and Staging Network Spring Meeting in Las Vegas

In April, CEAVCO Audio Visual will attend the spring meeting of the Rental & Staging Network (RSN), which will be held in Las Vegas. RSN is an organization that encourages networking and sharing of best practices among likeminded industry executives. The 25 RSN member companies are part of a nationwide alliance of the audio visual industry’s best providers, offering a consistent level of professionalism, knowledge, capabilities, and live event production experience wherever their clients’ events are happening. While in Vegas, CEAVCO will also attend the NAB Show. NAB – the National Association of Broadcasters – is the premier trade association for broadcasters, and attendees at the annual show represent every sector of the industry.

LDI Lighting Show — the Latest Video and Audio Gear in Action

CEAVCO Audio Visual’s team attended the LDI Lighting Show in Las Vegas in November 2014 to network with attendees from 88 countries and learn about the latest video and audio gear in action. You can check out some highlights from the show at

CEAVCO Travels Around the Country — We Go Where Our Clients Go

CEAVCO Audio Visual recently signed a two-year agreement with a national organization of finance professionals based in Washington, DC, to provide comprehensive audio visual services at their annual conference in San Francisco. CEAVCO also recently signed a multi-year agreement with a Colorado-based nonprofit organization that advocates for all sectors of the global space industry through space awareness activities, educational programs, and major industry events.

CEAVCO Provides AV Production for the Cyberspace Symposium

For the past 8 years, CEAVCO Audio Visual has provided full-scale AV production for the Cyberspace Symposium at the 5-star Broadmoor Hotel and Conference Center in Colorado Springs. The event draws government and industry leaders from around the nation. When organizations host events at the world’s best hotels and conference centers, they choose to partner with a world-class AV company like CEAVCO to make sure the job is done right.

Check out our Lookbook video on the event here:

CEAVCO AV Production for the Universal Cheerleaders Championship

CEAVCO Audio Visual recently provided video, audio, and lighting production for the Universal Cheerleaders Association Mile High Championship at the National Western Complex. CEAVCO helped the competition stay on schedule to keep the audience entertained and give athletes and coaches peace of mind. The 2014 event was held at the National Western Complex in Denver, a 600,000 square foot venue that holds more than 10,000 people.

Read the Lookbook story here:

CEAVCO Sponsors the Starz Denver Film Festival

For the past 22 years, CEAVCO Audio Visual has been proud to sponsor the annual Starz Denver Film Festival, held each fall. In 2014, CEAVCO’s president Matt Emerson addressed the crowd at the closing night premiere. In his speech, he talked about Touch the Wall, a documentary about Olympic swimmers Missy Franklin and Kara Lynn Joyce

As Matt noted in his speech, Missy and Kara are an inspiration because they’re driven to do their very best. CEAVCO has built its own success on bringing the best AV expertise and equipment to conventions, conferences, classrooms, and gala parties around the world. Our team is driven to create exceptional audio visual experiences that ensure audiences love what they see and hear.

You can watch the video of Matt’s speech here:

CEAVCO Provides AV Production for the Largest American Cancer Society Fundraiser in Colorado

Each year, CEAVCO Audio Visual collaborates with the American Cancer Society (ACS) to put on the largest and most entertaining ACS fundraiser in Colorado. This year’s standout event raised nearly $500,000.

Check out a Lookbook video of the Cattle Barons Ball here:

CEAVCO’s 10-Year Partnership with the American Indian Science and Engineering Society

CEAVCO Audio Visual recently provided full-scale AV production for the American Indian Science and Engineering Society (AISES) National Conference in Orlando, Florida. For the 10th straight year, AISES and CEAVCO have partnered to produce the premier event for Native American Science, Engineering & Math (STEM) professionals and students.

To read the Lookbook story, visit

Innovative Solutions for a Global Innovation Summit

CEAVCO Audio Visual CEAVCO came up with innovative solutions for a global innovation summit, connecting outdoor and indoor events and optimizing audio, visual, and lighting in challenging spaces to entertain and engage hundreds of attendees.

Watch a short Lookbook video of our work at the summit at