• Projection Expands Team as Convention Center Business Continues to Grow

    February 27, 2018

    Projection Presentation Technology (“Projection”), a national audiovisual company, announced today that it has hired industry veteran Chris Carpenter to lead efforts to continue the growth momentum within the company’s successful convention center business. “Chris brings a deep level of expertise and proven success from his 35 years of facilities management experience,” said Larry Taylor, corporate vice president, Projection. “At Projection, we seek to provide our clients with the most experienced team of experts – from the very first meeting. With Chris’ executive-level background…

  • Projection Selected by ASHA – The American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

    February 6, 2018

    Projection Presentation Technology (“Projection”), a national audiovisual company, has been selected by The American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (“ASHA”) – to provide audiovisual and computer technology services for their 2018-2020 Annual Conventions and Summer Connect Conferences. The contract kicks off in two of Projection’s home cities in 2018 – Boston and Baltimore – where we’ve served as the in-house audiovisual supplier since 2004 and 2007, respectively. “Our audience of speech-language pathologists, audiologists and speech, language and hearing scientists comes to our events…

  • RSA Conference 2017 at Moscone Center

    April 10, 2017

    The world’s leading security conference, RSA Conference 2017, took place in February at The Moscone Center. This was Projection’s 7th year providing AV and computer support to this event, managed by our valued partner Nth Degree. RSA Conference is a major collaboration between our In-house and National divisions and is a superb showcase of how Projection provides customized services for each individual client. As you can imagine, cyber security on this event is paramount. Projection’s IT team works tirelessly with RSA and…

  • American Academy of Pediatrics 2016 at Moscone Center

    January 3, 2017

    The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) held their 2016 National Conference & Exhibition at the Moscone Center in San Francisco this past October. Projection and AAP have worked together for 27 consecutive years to produce successful and innovative Annual Meetings, and this year’s meeting was no exception. This year’s theme was “Connections” with the goal of bringing pediatric health care professionals from all over the world together in one place to share and learn the latest and greatest in their…

  • Projection Named 2014 Service Partner of the Year by Events DC

    January 21, 2015

    Projection was once again honored to receive the “Service Partner of the Year Award” by Events DC. Projection has been the in-house audiovisual supplier at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center since it opened in 2003 and has serviced hundreds of conferences, large and small. The criterion for the Service Partner of the Year Award recognizes a service partner organization that makes an exceptional impact on Events DC, its clients, and/or employees.  The award recognizes technical competence, exemplary customer service,…

  • Projection Selected by SPIE – The International Society for Optics and Photonics

    October 28, 2014

    Projection has been selected by SPIE – the international society for optics and photonics – to provide audiovisual and computer technology services for a number of their 2015-2016 annual and biennial events. “SPIE is pleased to be partnering with Projection Presentation Technology for our future event presentation needs,” said Randy Cross, Director of Event Services & Venues for SPIE. “Their professionalism, cost effectiveness, enhanced customer-service ethic and creative skills make them an excellent business partner to bring high value to our…

  • Projection Receives “Strive for 5” Award from the Walter E. Washington Convention Center

    August 5, 2014

    On Thursday, July 31st, the Walter E. Washington Convention Center held their monthly Staffapalooza meeting where Projection was awarded the “Strive for 5” Award for excellent service during the quarter.  The award was presented to Projection by Angelique Cofield, Quality Assurance Manager. The “Strive for 5” Award is given to those service providers who receive five scores of 5 (5=Excellent) on event surveys in a quarter. The five areas rated on the surveys are: Respect, Teamwork, Accountability, Professionalism, and Communication.…

  • Seaport World Trade Center hires new Director of Audiovisual Services

    December 3, 2013

    Beginning December 2nd, new Projection hire, Marcus Cooper will be transitioning into the role of Director of Audiovisual Services (DAVS) at The Seaport World Trade Center.  Marcus will be taking the place of the previous DAVS, Joe Faulder.  Joe will be relocating his family to Nashville, TN so that his wife, Kristin, can pursue a professional opportunity. Although Joe is leaving the Seaport World Trade Center, he will remain a Projection team member, working out of Nashville once the transition is complete.…

  • Government Shutdown Threatens Presenters at IDWeek 2013

    October 8, 2013

    With the government shutdown looming, people everywhere are being affected, including those in the meeting and events industry.  Last week, Projection serviced the Infectious Diseases Society of America’s (IDSA) IDWeek 2013 in San Francisco where many presenters from various government agencies, including the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), were scheduled to present their papers at the Moscone Center.  However, 15 of those presenters were ultimately unable to travel to the conference due to the shutdown and government furloughs.…

  • Projection Hires Seasoned Account Executive, Bill Baskett

    September 3, 2013

    Projection Presentation Technology, leader in total audiovisual and presentation management solutions for conventions, meetings and professional events, has hired their newest Account Executive to their National Accounts Team.  New hire, Bill Baskett, is an experienced Project Manager who has worked in the audiovisual industry since 1988.  Bill started with in-house hotel operations but quickly transitioned to sales and service of national conventions and trade shows.  Over the past two and a half decades Bill has earned a reputation of exceeding…