Comprised of experienced, knowledgeable and friendly A/V professionals, the engineering management team of AVDS is focused on building relationships. From set design to fabrication, AVDS handles projects from the concept through completion, working seamlessly across trades to provide a fully functional workflow during the system design and installation process. We ensure that systems are engineered correctly from the top down.
The engineering team at AVDS are experienced Pro-A/V industry veterans with more than 100 years of combined experience. We understand all aspects of the production process, follow strict fabrication and testing procedures, and are trained and certified by leading manufacturers in the Pro-A/V industry. As new technology becomes available, we pursue ongoing education and additional certification to ensure a consistent and high level of support and expertise, upon which our stellar reputation relies.
Jim is an excellent out of the box thinker, with a great skill in his ability to hear a client's needs and imagine just what technology can be assembled to make those needs a reality. He is an experienced and knowledgeable technology ally and his interest is in finding the best technology to suit the needs of every client.
Director of Operations, Partner
Ross is AVDS’s chief engineer, handling point to point correspondence, drawings, as-built documentation, equipment configurations, specifications, signal distribution, equipment listings, and manuals.
Director of Service, Partner
After the completion of successful design and integration, comes quality post-installation support. Jim manages all AVDS service support maintenance agreements. With his wealth of knowledge and expertise in advanced A/V technology, all AVDS clients are supported with utmost attention to detail and follow through.
Director of Sales, Southeastern U.S.
Prior to any project being considered for build, Jim Durant and the AVDS team will provide expert advice and direction to our clients. Jim and the engineering team continually research and evaluate the latest products and technical innovations to ensure that AVDS remains on the cutting edge of all current technology.