MISSISSAUGA, ON, April 28, 2017 /CNW/ - FMAV, the largest Canadian-owned audiovisual company, today announced the acquisition of Ruoff & Company, an established leader in corporate audiovisual and event production. This move supports FMAV's continued growth plans in the Canadian corporate events market.
"With a shared philosophy focused on client objectives, combined with deep production and audiovisual expertise, Ruoff was a natural fit," says Bill Brown, President and CEO, FMAV. "I'm thrilled to welcome this tight-knit and innovative team of audiovisual professionals to FMAV and further extend our leadership in the corporate event arena."
Established in 1999, Ruoff & Company with offices in Toronto and Montreal and a presence in Chicago, has developed a reputation for delivery excellence combined with an exceptional commitment to customer service.
"With the stability and resources of a national audiovisual company, our customers and employees will both benefit from the increased breadth of production services and innovation," says founder Dietmar Ruoff. "Likewise, the services we bring to FMAV will enable us to jointly deliver the best client service to the corporate meeting and events market."
Ruoff & Company will start operating in the marketplace as FMAV immediately with full integration of operations to be completed by the end of summer 2017.
FMAV is the audiovisual and event technology company for people who plan meetings and live events. As the largest Canadian-owned audiovisual and event production company, FMAV has more than 250 staff across seven offices from coast to coast, including Vancouver, Calgary, Edmonton, Toronto, Ottawa, Montreal and Halifax. For more information, visit fmav.ca.
For further information: Media Contact: Alissa Hurley, Vice President, Marketing, FMAV | 613-222-0453 | [email protected]