2:45pm - 3:45pm
Concurrent Session 2.4

The Intersection of Virtual and Reality; AV and Technology Trends for 2018 – PLUS 5 Tips to Maximize your AV Budget

View Full Agenda »

Brian Monahan

Prestige AV & Creative Services

Brian Monahan is The Vice President of Sales and Business Development for Prestige AV & Creative Services and is known throughout the meeting industry as “Your AV Ambassador.” Brian is an active member MPI, ISES, PCMA and other industry groups, sharing his ideas and expertise.

Brian’s first job as a meeting professional was during his service in the United States Marine Corps as a Combat Visual Imagery Specialist. Also known as an AV Technician in Camouflage.

Brian’s work is a unique blend of passion for excellent customer service and creative event production to include an exceptional business acumen.  Brian recently documented this passion releasing his first book Customer Delight 365, A Daily Inspirational for Customer-Service Professionals in early 2016.

In addition to his industry-focused passions, Brian is driven to help others find success in business and in life. He converted this passion into expertise by becoming a certified professional coach in 2011. This skill set helps Brian share his knowledge with other meeting and events professionals in the most effective ways possible.

Brian has shared his professional insights with the MPI Mid-America Conference, Ohio MPI Reach Meetings, Ignite Cincinnati, PMPI MACE Conference and many other industry organizations.

He lives in Cincinnati with his wife, Megan, and his 8-year-old daughter, Ella, who already has learned quite a bit about technology from Dad.

Brian’s personal and professional mission is to serve as “Your AV Ambassador,” sharing his knowledge, resources and expertise with meeting and event planners to create memorable and impactful events.

« All Speakers