Mario J. Maltese, CTS-D, CTS-I, CEO, Audio Visual Resources, Inc.

Mario J. Maltese, CTS®-D, CTS-I, is CEO of Audio Visual Resources, Inc., an ISO 9001:2008 registered company. Maltese has been in the industry for more than 41 years, with extensive experience in AV systems design and installation, as well as the leadership and management of the engineered systems integration business. Awarded InfoComm International®’s Educator of the Year in 2004 and the Fred Dixon Service in Education Award in 2010, he holds an MEE (Electrophysics) and a BEE (Microwave Engineering). He is a Senior Faculty member at InfoComm University, and is a member of the Audio Engineering Society, the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, and a Senior Member of the American Society for Quality (ASQ). Maltese formerly served on the InfoComm Professional Education and Training Committee as the Chairperson for Curriculum, and he currently participates on the InfoComm Certification Committee. He is the author of “AV 9000: Defining Quality in Engineered Audio Visual Systems” and holds an Amateur Extra Class FCC license.