Exhibit City News Profiles Total Show Technology


The September-October edition of Exhibit City News includes a two-page spread highlighting TST’s reputation and influence on the evolution of the AV industry. Total Show Technology (TST) delivers audio, video, lighting, equipment rental, and show production for conventions, corporate meetings, trade shows, and nightclub live events. The September/October 2019 edition of Exhibit City News, a…

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Video File Formats Overview

Live Presentation With Big LED Screen

When in doubt about video file formats, ask your AV partner to ensure your video files display without a hitch. When Internet file formats for images first came along, users developed a rule of thumb: GIF files for computer-generated images such as illustrations and JPG files for real-life images such as photographs.  Unfortunately, video has…

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AV Best Practices

Intersystems Live Event

Is your audio visual production partner following these AV best practices? Review the list to ensure your bases are covered. The world of audio visual event production isn’t just about the latest and greatest technologies. It’s about what you are trying to achieve and the best way to achieve it. It’s also about consistency in…

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Venue Contract Negotiations

Contract Negotiations and Event Planning Process

Here are some tips about cash discounts, concessions, and legal protections to help you with your upcoming venue contract negotiations. Let’s say you’re negotiating a venue contract for your next event. Even if negotiation is your forte, venue contract negotiations can be difficult – all the more so if your event isn’t large or has…

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5 Trade Show Engagement Tips


Here are 5 valuable trade show engagement tips to help you make a lasting impression at your next trade show. Trade shows are a great way to gain exposure and meet prospective clients. However, real trade show engagement with qualified prospects can seem impossible at times. Let’s just say it’s easy to get lost in…

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