Alex Sanfilippo
Free
7 Feb 2019 | 10:00 - 10:30 | Main Stage | AVIXA Add to calendar
Success with CTS
Abstract:
LEARN how the team at Kraftwerk Living Technologies has been building success through CTS certification. Alex Sanfilippo, Director of Engineering, Kraftwerk Living Technologies says that the company places great importance on its technical and quality driven approach to solutions. This has had a significant impact on where Kraftwerk is placed in the market today. One of the key reasons behind this is a combination of vision and leadership as well as having a team that is first technically capable but also standards driven and at the forefront of what the industry is doing.
DISCOVER the benefits of CTS and other certifications, and how Kraftwerk feel this has assisted the organisation as they experience continued growth. Alex will be in conversation with AVIXA's Brad Grimes and Ann Brigida.
BE INSPIRED by what can be achieved with a commitment to professional development. Sanfilippo adds: "This can only happen with a focused approach to training and to educate the entire team at all levels of our business with a strong foundation. We have identified and seen the considerable value the various levels of AVIXA Certification offers and how it has proved to be a very strong and mature platform for us to leverage off."

Speakers:

Alex Sanfilippo
Alex Sanfilippo
Kraftwerk Living Technologies
Ann Brigida
Ann Brigida
Senior Director of Standards
AVIXA
Ann Brigida, CTS, CStd, is Senior Director of Standards for AVIXA. She has served on the Board of Directors for SES, the Society of Standards Professionals, and was the publications council director. A licensed educator and former business owner, Brigida has won numerous writing awards, including the 2013 World Standards Day Paper Competition for her paper 'At Work and Play and Everything in Between: Standards Keep the Ball Rolling'. She was named as one of the industry’s influential women in 'Power Players: Honoring Exemplary Women in the Industry' in 2015 by SCN (Systems Contractor News).
Brad Grimes
Brad Grimes
Senior Director of Communications
AVIXA
Brad Grimes is the Senior Director of Communications for AVIXA and the former editor of Pro AV magazine. He has been writing about technology for more than 25 years. He edited the McGraw-Hill Education books CTS-D, Certified Technology Specialist-Design Exam Guide; CTS: Certified Technology Specialist Exam Guide: Second Edition; and Networked AV Systems.