AV Concepts – a leader in the corporate meetings, convention, and experiential events industries – selected a chief operating officer (COO), effective Dec. 2.
“We’ve admired Gerry’s leadership and respected his work to advance the industry for many years,” said Nick Smith, president and co-founder, AV Concepts. “We’re positive that his background, expertise and enthusiasm will have an incredibly positive impact on our team and our clients.”
With more than 25 years of experience in the large-scale corporate event and association meetings markets, Small further strengthens AV Concepts’ executive leadership team at a time when the company is experiencing accelerated growth.
“AV Concepts continues to rock the experiential event space with new technology, innovative techniques and a stellar staff,” said Small. “I’m excited to work with this group of driven individuals and apply my expertise to continue the company’s growth.”
Prior to joining AV Concepts, Small spent more than 20 years as an executive with some of the industry’s largest and most respected audio visual companies. Most recently, Small worked as vice president of account management and business development, where he and his team excelled at driving client satisfaction to a new standard.
Small brings to AV Concepts a detailed history of working with his teams to improve customer service and deliver greater value to clients while also fostering a positive and collaborative company culture.