Join the Crew Corey Moss, Katye McGregor Bennett and Megan Powers as they are joined by women of the AV industry who are AVIXA Women:

Cory Schaeffer – QSC (So Cal), Brandy Alvarado – rp Visual Solutions (So Cal), Jennifer Davis – Honeywell (Atlanta), Mary Cook – The Sextant Group (Atlanta), Gina Sansivero – FSR (NY), Dayna Baumann – Control Concepts (NY), Alexis LaBrois – Avitecture (DC), Christa Bender – Pivot Communications (PA), Christy Ricketts – Contemporary Research (Dallas), Lauren Larson – Mood Media (Dallas/Houston), Amanda Boyer – Sr Director of Member Services at AVIXA (and Council Staff Liaison).

Some of the participants in-podcast:

Alexis, Christa, Gina, Lauren

Dayna, Amanda, Cory, Brandy

Penny Sitler, who was not able to join, is the Chair of the AVIXA Women’s Council.

You’ll hear these 11 women talk about the AVIXA Women’s Council, along with the regional groups that they head up, some of the upcoming meetings and events (as well as ones that took place in 2017), along with how women in the AV industry can get involved and even start their own groups. Men as always are invited to get involved, attend meetings, etc.

Brandy begins by talking about how she and Cory started their Women of InfoComm group in Southern California in early 2016, and recruiting others. Cory talks about the first meeting, and involving others to head up meetings. Amanda talks about AVIXA and the AVIXA Women’s Council along with her role, AVIXA’s involvement and coordination with regional groups, and bringing on new groups.

The groups represented on this show are as follows (in order of discussion on the podcast):

DC – Alexis LaBrois

PA – Christa Bender

NY – Gina Sansivero and Dayna Baumann

Atlanta – Jennifer Davis and Mary Cook

Dallas/Houston – Lauren Larson and Christy Ricketts

Southern California – Cory Schaeffer and Brandy Alvarado

Brandy announces a “call to action” for those listening in, and talks about some of the other regional groups as well.

AVIXA Women's Council

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