AVI-SPL Sells Hotel, Equipment Rental and Event Production Services Division

TAMPA, FLA., – October 1, 2014 – AVI-SPL, the world’s leading audio visual and video solutions provider, announced today the sale of its hotel, equipment rental, and event production services division to Freeman, a company specializing in integrated marketing solutions for live engagements.

“This transaction is consistent with our strategy to be the world’s leading provider of integrated collaboration solutions,” said AVI-SPL CEO John Zettel. “AVI-SPL is moving forward with a balanced, competitively-positioned portfolio of audio visual and video products, design, build, and integration services and managed services. As the largest pro-AV systems integrator, we are dedicated to providing our customers with the strongest solution while building a culture of efficiency through technology.”

The sale of the hotel, equipment rental and event production division to Freeman enables AVI-SPL to focus on its core business of delivering collaboration solutions that help businesses and global enterprises connect, share knowledge resources and effectively manage their technology investments.


As the world’s leading audio visual and video solutions provider, AVI-SPL designs, builds and supports the systems and environments that enable communication and collaboration. AVI-SPL has highly-trained and certified system engineers throughout offices across the United States, Canada and EMEA in addition to an international network of solution providers in 30 countries. Visit www.avispl.com for more information or connect with AVI-SPL on TwitterFacebook and LinkedIn.