Sharkey began his career in project management with Asysco and Teliris, becoming a vcon and AV specialist at Guys’ & St Thomas’ NHS Trust in 2010. From 2011 to 2012 he ran the integration of the largest AV, vcon and telepresence project to be undertaken in EMEA for JP Morgan Chase & Co. Latterly, Sharkey has worked as Global Service Delivery Manager for RBS and AV Lead Consultant at NBC Universal.
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We hear almost daily of companies and individuals doing amazing things for charity. As I mentioned on the night of our AV Awards, AV Magazine was proud to announce the beginning of a long-term collaboration with Sense – the national organisation that supports and campaigns for children and adults who are deafblind.
Audio manufacturer Harman has bought privately-held Duran Audio. The acquisition provides Harman with access to electro-acoustic and software-based directivity control technologies including the AXYS Intellivox line of ‘steerable’ columns. The AXYS products and core technologies will become an integrated part of the Harman Professional audio product line.
Sahara Presentation Systems has announced the addition of an 84in Clevertouch display featuring integrated wireless connectivity that allows a group of up to 64 users, to take turns in giving presentations from their Windows/Mac computer, smartphone or tablet. The display has 1080p resolution and 4 point touch and Anti-Glare Glass as standard.
A Central London based charity for homeless people, The Connection at St Martins, is running a weekly digital media group where homeless people are given the opportunity to create their own content using digitalsignage.net software.
Crestron has signed an agreement with automation and AV provider, Domeosys to become the company’s official sole distributor for The Maghreb countries. This new relationship will bring Crestron technology to clients throughout Morocco, Tunisia, Libya and Algeria.
Haivision has released an upgrade to Viper, its recording and streaming appliciance which allows users to capture, stream, review, distribute and publish multi-stream HD video content used in training, skills assessment, instruction and presentations.
AV integrator Snelling Business Systems is continuing its programme of growth, which includes the construction of a new £1.5 million HQ on the outskirts of Norwich, with the appointment of three new members of staff.
Vaughan Sound Installations (part of the PAI Group of companies) has appointed Jeremy Eustace to the role of business development manager.