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
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.
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
or (716) 817-6777, or go to