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UC Davis Opens Betty Irene Moore Hall

UC Davis Medical Center’s new 70,000 SF Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing of health sciences education embodies the latest in innovative learning environments and transformative educational technology.

The Sextant Group provided planning and design services for audiovisual and IT/Telecom, which included a number of medical simulation labs and a flexible learning commons designed for collaboration. “Our team is delighted […]

October 8th, 2017|News|

Principal Nancy Sturm Creates Learning Environments to Enhance Workforce Skills of the Future

Principal Nancy Sturm presents Through the Eyes of the Learner: Better Design Through Experience at the Society for College and University Planning (SCUP) North Central Regional Conference in Minneapolis MN on Wednesday, October 11, 2017 at 9:30am.

“In order to design new teaching and learning places, we need to see them through the eyes of a student,” says Sturm. Her […]

September 20th, 2017|News|

Principal Norman Russell LC Speaks at LightShow West 2017

Despite the advancement in recent camera technology, lighting is still critical. Theatrical lighting expert Norman Russell LC speaks at LightShow West 2017 at the Los Angeles Convention Center on Wednesday, October 11th at 1pm. He’ll host a one-hour roundtable discussion on “Lighting for the Video Camera.”

Optimizing lighting for new environments such as the individual video presentation (the One-Button Studio) […]

September 19th, 2017|News|

Former Disney Imagineer Mark Adams PMP Joins The Sextant Group

Bringing vast experience in high-impact entertainment, immersive environments, managed services, and complex audiovisual systems, Mark Adams PMP has joined The Sextant Group’s Los Angeles office as Project Consultant.

A technology expert with nearly 20 years of diverse industry expertise, Mark will work closely with The Sextant Group’s Los Angeles team as well as consultants nationwide, providing audiovisual, IT/telecom, security, acoustics […]

September 11th, 2017|News|

Montclair State University Opens New School of Communications and Media


On September 26th, Montclair State University celebrated the opening of one of the most technologically advanced broadcast and media production facilities at any university in the nation. The new School of Communications and Media rivals any broadcast network facility, including those just miles away in New York City. The showcase is a […]

September 5th, 2017|News|

Richland Library Wins National Award

The Institute of Museum and Library Services National Medal for Museum and Library Service has recognized the Richland Library System of South Carolina with the National Medal for Museum and Library Service. This award is the nation’s highest honor for outstanding institutions that make significant and exceptional contributions to their communities.

Richland Library is one of 10 institutions nationwide to […]

July 31st, 2017|News|

The Sextant Group Promotes Two to Principal

The Sextant Group, an independent technology consulting firm, today announced the promotions of Mark Grassi CTS-D and Matt LeFeber CTS to Principal Consultant.

Mark J. Grassi CTS-D
Mark Grassi joined The Sextant Group in 2013 as a Senior Systems Designer. He successfully manages challenging corporate assignments for clients such as Google, Samsung, SAP and Under Armour. Mark’s extensive knowledge of designing […]

April 11th, 2017|News|

Mark Valenti Delivers Opening Keynote at International Smart Building Conference

The Sextant Group’s President & CEO, Mark S. Valenti CTS, will deliver the opening keynote for the 2017 Smart Building Conference on February 6, 2017 in Amsterdam. Presenting alongside 30 of the world’s smart building thought leaders, he’ll deliver The Challenge of a Smart Building is NOT in the Technology.

Organized by Integrated Systems Events, The Smart Building Conference takes […]

February 3rd, 2017|News|

National Technology Firm The Sextant Group Holds 12th Annual Road Rally

PITTSBURGH PA, October 4, 2016 – Pittsburgh-based national technology consulting firm The Sextant Group is revving the engines for its 12th Annual Road Rally on Saturday, October 15th beginning at 1:00 pm. The event has grown in reputation and participation every year for the last decade.

This “riddle rally” is not a race – it involves solving clues to […]

October 5th, 2016|News|

The Sextant Group Wins International AV Award

PITTSBURGH PA–National independent technology consulting firm The Sextant Group has been honored with two international audiovisual awards from AV Magazine.

In the project category “Education Project of the Year,” the awards committee selected The Sextant Group’s work on the University of Michigan School of Nursing as a finalist, and the City of Norfolk’s Slover Library was awarded “Public Services Project […]

August 16th, 2016|News|