Shepard Announces Expanded Capabilities with the Launch of Audio Visual Services


| December 2, 2016

Atlanta, GA – Shepard, a leading trade show services and event production company, announced today the launch of Shepard Audio Visual Services to their growing line of offerings. Industry veteran and AV expert, Stuart Danneman, joined the Shepard team as vice president of audio visual services to spearhead the launch and integration of the new offering. AV is the second major service expansion Shepard has announced this quarter, the first being Production and Entertainment Services.

Providing a fresh, consultative approach to the AV experience, the Shepard team will collaborate with show organizers and exhibitors to develop customized AV plans to suit their unique needs. The service will utilize the latest in equipment and technology, innovative techniques, and expert crews to supply each customer with an industry-leading service. This strategic expansion, combined with Production and Entertainment, provides Shepard customers with a full complement of services making them a comprehensive solution for all their event needs.

“In order to increase customer satisfaction, it is our responsibility to grow our offering with new and innovative services,” says Carl Mitchell, Shepard’s executive chairman. “We are committed to making investments that will enhance and streamline the planning process for the events we serve.”

Danneman, vice president of Shepard Audio Visual Services, has thirty years of experience in the audio-visual industry, providing services to tradeshows, conferences, and events. He has held sales and operational management positions in four nationally recognized audio visual companies. Prior to joining Shepard, Danneman spent twenty-one years with a leading audio visual provider where he was responsible for over twenty national touring productions for corporate clients, associations and trade shows.

“I have been working with Shepard for most of my professional career; I am excited to lead the launch of this service for a company I already feel a part of,” says Danneman, vice president audio visual services.

The addition of AV services is evidence of Shepard’s commitment to providing innovative offerings and to be a comprehensive solution for all their customer’s exhibition and meeting needs.


About Shepard
Shepard is a leading trade show services and event production company, offering a full array of services for trade shows, conferences, corporate events, and exhibits. Founded in 1905, this employee-owned company is built on the foundation of customer service with a uniting interest in creating innovative and meaningful face-to-face experiences.

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Shepard Press Contact:
Richard Anderson
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