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Electrosonic Acquires New York-Based Excel Media Systems



Electrosonic is pleased to announce its acquisition of systems integrator Excel Media Systems Inc. The company will become part of Electrosonic’s corporate solutions business, offering meeting room and video conferencing systems with full after-sales services from offices in New York City.

The acquisition expands Electrosonic’s corporate solutions business in the New York tri-state area and allows the company to better serve its international clients with local offices. Electrosonic’s breadth of AV systems knowledge and project management expertise will ensure that Excel Media’s customers will continue to receive the highest level of service and support.

“We are excited to bring Excel Media’s talented team to Electrosonic,” says Jim Bowie, President of Electrosonic Group.  “Together we will continue to expand and develop our systems and service offerings.”

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Left Photo: Jim Bowie, President of Electrosonic Group and Robert Menell, Founder and Owner of Excel Media
Right Photo: Colin Lemmings, VP of Corporate Solutions and Robert Mennell

Electrosonic brings home two awards from the 2010 AV Awards


London’s Radisson Blu Portman Hotel in Marble Arch was the venue for the prestigious AV Awards dinner held this year on the 8th October, 2010, with more than 500 AV professionals attending the event. The awards in each category are only given to the best of the best from the AV industry.  Electrosonic was the winner of both the Consumer Installation Award, and the Business Installation Award.

The 2010 AV Awards event was only the second time that a single company has won both the Business and Consumer Installation Awards. Electrosonic was the previous double winner, taking the Business Installation Award, as well as the Consumer Installation Award in 2005. Electrosonic’s long-term project excellence has been consistently recognised over several years, with Electrosonic taking awarded two or more AV Awards away each year since 2003

Electrosonic Acquires DRV

Electrosonic has acquired The Multimedia Group Ltd owners of the DRV companies DRV Integration Ltd - one of Europe’s foremost designers and integrators of corporate, medical and educational audio-visual technology, and DRV Support Ltd - a leading provider of multimedia managed service and maintenance solutions to organisations across the UK.  Read the press release.