John V. Campanella has more than 37 years’ experience in the audiovisual industry, spanning all disciplines of design/engineering/consulting, programming, integration and manufacturing. Prior to joining AVDG, John was a founding partner at Nebula9 Technologies (2010-2017), an integration and app development company, and a founding partner and CEO of MDCI (1996-2016). As Principal at Cerami Associates (1994-1996), John spearheaded the AV Consulting/Design division, leading thousands of AV design engineering and programming projects.
Prior to joining Cerami, he was an original partner and head of AV Consulting/Design with Shen Milsom & Wilke (1987-1994) and formerly served at Blonder Tongue Labs (1981-1986) in AV product manufacturing and integration. To date, John’s project responsibility covers over 5,000 completed projects, spanning corporate, residential, education, government, and military environments. John was also the co-author of the lnfoComm CTS-D course in 1996 and the sole author of the 1st re-write/update in 2006, where he was awarded lnfoComm Educator of the Year for 2006. John is also a Masters Certified Crestron programmer, having programmed Crestron systems since 1988 and was the very first third-party programmer for Crestron. John is proficient in XCode, AutoCAD, DTools, DSP audio programming and many graphic development programs.