Waveguide Consulting, established June 17, 1996, begins its 20th year in business as an independent technology consultant with the recent hiring of seven new employees, supporting every area of Waveguide’s business from AV, IT and acoustics to software automation and managed services.
“We begin our 20th year stronger than ever, with a growing and diverse client base and extremely talented employees to match the fast pace of change in our profession,” said Waveguide President and CEO Scott Walker, CTS-D, LEED AP. “Our new hires reflect a surge in business we are seeing across the entire construction industry and the growing importance of advanced communications technologies in the eyes of our clients.”
Waveguide’s new staff include:
- Andrew Griffin, CTS-D, CTS-I, Project Consultant, in Atlanta
- Michael Tonry, Associate Consultant and Acoustician, in Houston
- Terri Lyde, Brainwave® Senior Software Developer, in Atlanta
- Richard Barfield, Associate, in Atlanta
- Long Nguyen, Associate, in Atlanta
- Jeff Ader, Firstwave® On-Site Conference Technology Service Provider
- Terruss Reed, Firstwave® On-Site Conference Technology Service Provider
The new staff brings Waveguide’s total number of employees nationwide to 65 across six offices including Atlanta, where Waveguide is headquartered; Los Angeles; Chicago; Houston; Raleigh and Tampa. Waveguide’s design professionals boast the industry’s leading education and credentials, including RCDD, LEED AP, PMP and DMC-E. With 16 InfoComm Certified Technology Specialists in Design (CTS-D), Waveguide recently became the first independent consultant in the world to qualify as an InfoComm International AV Provider of Excellence, or APEx.
Waveguide takes a holistic approach to fulfilling the needs of its clients, complementing its AV, IT and acoustics consulting practice with software control from its Brainwave® division and ongoing managed services from its Firstwave® division to provide a comprehensive portfolio of services from technology master planning through design and implementation to daily operations.