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The Sam McCallion Community Involvement Award goes to…

2021-04-22T18:20:05+00:00April 22nd, 2021|Awards, Business, CAV Helps, News|

We are honoured to have been nominated and awarded the Sam McCallion Community Involvement Award by the Mississauga Board of Trade. We are grateful for the loyalty of our customers and the relationships that have grown over the past 25 years! The Sam McCallion Community Involvement Award goes to Colin Tyler, President of Century Audio

Cool Things in the World of Displays, Part One: LG Transparent OLED Displays

2021-04-08T18:39:24+00:00April 8th, 2021|Advice, Business, Marketing, News, Products|

The world of displays is continually changing. In this series, we'll examine some of the cutting-edge technology available on the market today.   LG introduced Transparent OLED Displays at InfoComm 2019. If you are looking for that 'wow factor', LG's product really delivers. At only 7 millimetres thick, LG's display provides a remarkably transparent experience.

What’s in a Picture? Expect More with Your Century AV Installation

2021-04-08T20:35:35+00:00March 19th, 2021|Business, Marketing, News, Products, Services|

According to Richard Wollheim, the influential philosopher, a picture contains two aspects: what you see on the surface and the things represented by the picture. What do you see in this picture? Yes, there are cables, boxes, ports and labels, all from a client installation project ready to ship out.   What you may not

Christmas & Holiday Greetings 2020: A Year to Remember

2020-12-16T15:38:02+00:00December 11th, 2020|CAV Helps, COVID-19, Marketing, News, Uncategorized|

As we approach the 2020 holiday season, Century Audio Visual would like to take a moment to reflect on what has been an unusual yet profound year. We began 2020 with business as usual. We knew that there was a threat of a pandemic, but it felt so far away. Here we are, almost ten

What 8 Months of Online Collaboration Have Taught Us

2020-11-16T15:21:41+00:00November 16th, 2020|Advice, Business, News|

Over the past year, many of us have worked from home. We have collaborated online while sitting in the space we have available to us: home offices, basements, guest rooms and even laundry rooms. And, to our credit, we have made it work. As we contemplate a possible return to the office, IT departments know

12th Annual Holiday Turkey Drive!

2020-12-24T14:53:35+00:00November 9th, 2020|CAV Helps, News|

UPDATE: Dec. 24th, 2020 "... we couldn't have done it without you!" Yesterday, our president, Colin Tyler received this letter from the 'Twas the Bite Before Christmas Foundation in recognition of the support that we were able to provide with the help of all of YOU! Thank you once again for making your very generous

Century Audio Visual up for Sam McCallion Community Involvement Award

2020-10-02T13:40:04+00:00September 1st, 2020|Awards, Marketing, News|

It is with humble thanks that Century Audio Visual announces it has been nominated for the 2020 Sam McCallion Community Involvement Award. Sam McCallion, the late husband of Mississauga’s beloved former Mayor, Hazel McCallion, was a lifelong volunteer. The Sam McCallion Award recognizes a volunteer who has made a difference in the life of an

Poor Audio Derails Meetings…Shure Intellimix® Delivers Crystal Clear Calls

2020-10-02T13:38:28+00:00August 28th, 2020|Advice, Marketing, News|

Poor audio, the kind that derails important meetings, has been around for too long. The audio revolution has arrived! Shure introduces Intellimix® Room, the first audio processing software for Windows 10 PC’s, optimized for Shure conferencing microphones. Shure Intellimix® Room eliminates sound distortion and delivers crystal clear calls. Skip the unboxing of multiple DSP units.

Crestron’s AirMedia®: The New Touchless Meeting Room Reality

2020-10-02T13:35:38+00:00August 21st, 2020|Advice, COVID-19, News, Products, Services|

Getting back to work post-COVID-19 is a topic on everyone’s mind.  Crestron makes the return easier and safer with AirMedia® touchless rooms.  AirMedia® is Crestron’s fastest, easiest, most manageable and secure wireless presentation technology.  Easy to deploy and manage, users simply download the AirMedia® 2.0 free app to personal computers across the enterprise. According to

Pandemic Protocol: Three Communications’ Best Practices

2020-10-02T13:32:02+00:00August 19th, 2020|Advice, Marketing, News|

COVID-19 has thrust millions of employees from corporate offices to the kitchen table, closet workstations and basement laundry rooms. The world is experiencing accelerated digital transformation during a time of unprecedented change. As leaders lead their people during the pandemic, clear and consistent communications may help to keep businesses afloat. Here are three communications’ best