When organizing an event, whether it be a conference, concert, or wedding, it is crucial to have a reliable and professional audiovisual (AV) team to ensure that everything runs smoothly in that department. Hiring the right AV team for your event can make all the difference in creating a memorable and successful experience for your attendees. So, here are some of the main things to consider when trying to pick an AV team for your event:

Experience: Look for an AV team with extensive experience in the exact type of event you are planning. They should have a track record of successful events and be able to provide references or testimonials from happy customers.

Equipment: The AV team should have state-of-the-art equipment that is well-maintained and reliable. They should also have backup equipment on hand in case of technical difficulties.

Staff: The AV team should have a qualified and experienced staff, including technicians, engineers, and designers. Look for an ability to work together seamlessly to ensure that everything runs smoothly.

Budget: Discuss your budget with the AV team to ensure that they can provide the services you need within your budget. Be wary of teams that offer low prices but lack experience or have outdated equipment.

Communication: Clear communication is essential when working with an AV team. They should be responsive to your needs and be able to answer any questions or concerns you may have about their services.

Services: Determine which services you need from the AV team, such as sound and lighting design, video production, live streaming, or virtual event production. Make sure the AV team can provide all of the services you would like for your event.

Planning: The AV team should be involved in the planning process from the beginning to ensure that everything is coordinated and well-executed. They might also offer suggestions and ideas to enhance the event – this is a sign of a great AV team!

Flexibility: Things can change quickly during an event, and the AV team should be able to adapt to any changes or last-minute requests. They should be able to work under pressure and solve problems quickly.

Hiring the right AV team for your event is essential to its success. By considering all of the above, you can improve the chances that you hire a professional AV team that will make your event a memorable one.

Written by Jack Vale in partnership with Faxage online faxing service. 

WE’D LOVE FOR YOU TO SHARE THIS IN YOUR NEWSLETTER OR WEBSITE BUT PLEASE INCLUDE THE FOLLOWING COMPLETE INFORMATION: Event Producer Strategist, Entrepreneur, Speaker, and Coach, Annette Naif, CEO & Creative Director of Naif Productions

                                                                                               # # #

About Naif Productions:

Naif Productions is a strategic event planning, design and production firm specializing in corporate, live coaching sales events, social, non-profit, and weddings. Based in New York City, we produce events worldwide from Fortune 500 clients and coaches to families and charities. Naif Productions specializes in helping clients attain their goals, realize return on investment, and achieve the most unique, creative experiences.

About Annette Naif:

Since 1986 Annette Naif has been designing and producing custom events, helping clients create their unique style that translates into a memorable and profitable experience. Annette spent 17 years producing events in the motion picture industry where she helped coordinate numerous productions for film and episodic television programs. Since then Annette’s been running her own event production company, coaching other event planners, teaching an event operations and production course at NYU, and now is the CEO & Creative Director of Naif Productions.

Get your FREE eBook!

You have Successfully Subscribed!

Pin It on Pinterest