Joel R. Rollins

Joel R. Rollins is President and General Manager of Everett Hall Associates, a New York area design and integration firm. Before joining EHA, he was General Manager of Riverview Systems Group, Inc., Director of Sales for Extron Electronics, and Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer at ADCOM Presentation Group Limited.

Rollins' professional AV career spans nearly 30 years. He has designed AV presentation facilities for corporations such as Apple, AT&T, IBM, Ford Motor Company, NCR and EDS, and directed the staging of the 1995 and 1996 Microsoft Global Summit. He is a past member of InfoComm's Board of Directors. addition, he has been an active contributor to InfoComm University educational programs; an instructor at the Institute for Professional Development classes offered at InfoComm's trade shows, co-authoring and chairing AV and multimedia courses; and author and facilitator of the Rental School Onsite. He received the InfoComm Educator of the Year award in 2001.

Currently, he writes a monthly column for rAVe for rental and staging, and contributes to several other industry journals, as well as hosting regular podcasts on ravepubs.com and iTunes.