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AVDG joins Lutron Hall of Fame
AVDG was recently inducted into the Lutron Hall of Fame, joining a highly exclusive list of audio-visual integrators and technology companies around the globe. Only 26 other companies have received the distinction since Lutron created the Hall of Fame in 2009. Inductees are evaluated based on a wide range of criteria, including industry reputation, loyalty, dedication to their business, market expansion efforts, execution of initiatives, revenue growth, and project innovations using Lutron products.
AVDG ranks no. 7 on CE Pro 100
AVDG has claimed the no. 7 spot on the 2020 CE Pro 100, a prestigious list of the top 100 custom electronics integrators in the United States. Launched in 1998, the CE Pro 100 is widely considered one of the industry’s most acclaimed rankings of the top-performing A/V companies in the nation. The list measures audiovisual integrators’ yearly performance, while also showcasing each company’s years in business, the number of residential and commercial installations, workforce size, and other factors. AVDG’s ranking is a testament to AVDG’s rigorous commitment to providing world-class service across all aspects of our operations, guided by our relationship-first approach.
AVDG acquires Maverick Integration
AVDG has acquired New England-based Maverick Integration Corp., a leading design and system integration firm with offices in Nashua, NH, Waltham, MA, and satellite operations in Naples, FL. Founded in 2003 by Dennis Jaques, Maverick Integration formerly ranked no. 12 on the 2019 CE Pro 100, offering a range of technology solutions for the residential and commercial market sectors. The announcement underscores AVDG’s ongoing commitment to growth as it expands the company’s operations and services across the East Coast.
AVDG recognized on SCN Top 50 Systems Integrators of 2020
AVDG has ranked among the Top 50 Systems Integrators of 2020, a prestigious annual ranking compiled by Systems Contractor News (SCN). AVDG earned the no. 33 spot on the list, which ranks the leading audiovisual integrators in North America by annual performance. In contrast to previous years, the 2020 list evaluated integrators based on three-year revenue averages.