Pat Quilter, Barry Andrews & John Andrews recognized for contributions made to the AV industry
QSC is proud to announce its founders, Pat Quilter, Barry Andrews and John Andrews were named this year’s recipients of the prestigious Adele De Berri Pioneer of AV award from AVIXA, the trade association representing the audiovisual industry worldwide.
Each year AVIXA recognizes outstanding AV professionals for their contributions to the industry. The Adele de Berri award champions AV and information communications industries by recognizing pioneers who have made scientific breakthroughs resulting in new AV technology that impacts our industry.
“In QSC’s first 50 years in business – Pat, Barry and John built a legacy in our industry with powerful, bulletproof and intuitive technologies,” said Joe Pham, President and CEO, QSC and Vice Chairman of AVIXA Board of Directors. “In addition to our ground-breaking innovation in live sound, systems and cinema, QSC has always focused on staying close to its customers. Our founders laid these principles as the bedrock of our organization. It pushed QSC to evolve from an early pioneer in power amplifiers into a leader delivering sophisticated digital audio, video and control solutions for a wide range of applications.”
“We are thrilled to receive this award from AVIXA and very appreciative of the recognition,” said Pat Quilter, Founder and Chairman of the Board, QSC. “Our story has never been one of skyrocketing success but of consistency and passion. Part of our hallmark was the ability to have a vision and to keep investing in the future. It has been an honor transitioning our legacy to the current leadership team at QSC, and a pleasure to watch the company continue to grow and help shape the future of the industry.”
QSC founders will receive the Adele De Berri award during the AVIXA awards ceremony at InfoComm 2018 on Wednesday June 6, 2018 from 4pm to 5pm in booth N1646. QSC will also honor its founders during a press conference at InfoComm at the QSC booth N634 on Wednesday June 6, 2018 at 2pm.
To learn more about the QSC legacy, watch the QSC ’50 and Forward’ commemorative video.
QSC ‘50 and Forward’ celebrates a company founded over five decades ago, now a globally recognized leader in the design, engineering and manufacturing of high-performance audio, video and control (AV&C) products including the Q-SYS™ Platform, power amplifiers, loudspeakers and digital mixers. Uniquely leveraging a broad range of technologies located under one roof, QSC products outperform the sum of their parts by delivering reliable, scalable and flexible solutions for installed, corporate, portable, production and cinema customers worldwide. #qscmoments www.qsc.com