New York - Stampede, the value-added distributor of professional audio video solutions, is bringing its Big Book of AV Tour to Irving Place, here, April 12.
This year's Big Book of AV Tour is a 14-city tour in which Stampede brings industry experts, training and manufacturers directly to its dealers. Headlining the New York show will be Marty Hodgett, CEO of RivalWatch. He will present "The Art and Science of Pricing," which will give attendees some insight into using pricing to maximize margin, capture sales and drive product mix.
Other highlights of the New York show include: rAVe Social Media, for the ProAV installer, system contractor and AV-related direct marketers; Sony Video Conferencing; LG Supersign, digital signage from LG; Stampede IT classes to learn how to maximize business opportunities by "hooking up" with Stampede's IT systems; Stampede Lamp Configurator classes to make margins on sales of replacement lamps; and accessories merchandising opportunities for bundles, deals, refurbished products, mounts and more;
Stampede said part of the event will be "Black Tuesday" with more than 30 exhibitor attending with deals for dads and grads, back-to-school and Black Friday promotional seasons.
Attendees who pre-order their Big Book of AV at the NYC show will get a special deal on custom covers, the distributor said.
Each attendee will be eligible for hourly prize drawings and will receive a Tour Welcome Kit that will include a $50 American Express gift card. Registered attendees will also receive 25 copies of the Big Book of AV customized with their logo.
The event will be held Tuesday, April 12, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at New York Irving Plaza, 17 Irving Place # 1, New York, N.Y. 10003-2392 .
To register, contact David Hatrick of Stampede at
or (716) 817-6777, or go to