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We’re Pleased to Announce Our New Los Angeles Office

LOS ANGELES CA – In its twentieth year in business, The Sextant Group announces the opening of a Los Angeles office. This is our second California office location, and 9th in the US.

“We are excited to expand our West Coast presence during our twenty year anniversary,” said Mark S. Valenti CTS. “Although we’ve had a California office since 2010, […]

March 13th, 2015|News|

Welcome Systems Designer David K. Glenn RCDD, CTS, LEED AP BD+C

PITTSBURGH PA – We warmly welcome Mr. David Glenn RCDD, CTS, LEED AP BD+C to The Sextant Group as Systems Designer. Currently residing in Glen Burnie MD, he will work with our Washington DC team.

Since graduating 9th in his major from Virginia Tech, David has worked for a Maryland consulting firm where he gained diverse experience, from audiovisual, security, […]

January 19th, 2015|News|

UC Santa Barbara Lighting Designer Joins Santa Barbara Office

PITTSBURGH PA – Currently residing in Santa Maria CA, Mr. Steven Cooper, former UC Santa Barbara Lighting Designer, will join our Santa Barbara office.

Steve comes to us from the University of California Santa Barbara, where he was both an instructor and Theater Production Supervisor of Lighting and Sound, concentrating in lighting, dimming and control systems for higher education and […]

January 19th, 2015|News|

Welcome Joe Bocchiaro, Respected Audiovisual Expert

WASHINGTON DC – Joseph Bocchiaro III, Ph.D., CStd, CTS-D, CTS-I, ISF-C has joined our firm in the role of Principal Consultant. An accomplished audiovisual expert, Joe holds a Ph.D. in Educational Technology and brings twenty five years of industry experience. A native of New York, he resides with his family in northern Virginia and will be working from our […]

December 8th, 2014|News|

Tim Waters CTS Promoted to Principal Consultant

LOS ANGELES CA – Project Consultant Timothy R. Waters CTS has been promoted to Principal Consultant in the Los Angeles area. Tim has been with our firm since 2010 and has worked in the audiovisual industry in Los Angeles for nearly twenty years. In his new role, Tim will continue to offer thought leadership in leading-edge audiovisual and […]

December 4th, 2014|News|

Cutting-Edge Technology Shapes the Future Of Learning

The Sextant Group invites architects, students, staff, and AV professionals to North Carolina State University’s new Hunt Library for an exclusive tour, demonstrations, presentations and a look behind the scenes at the technology driving “the library of the future.”

PITTSBURGH PA – The Sextant Group, the technology consultant responsible for the audiovisual, information technologies and acoustical design for the […]

Mark Valenti CTS Inducted Into Audiovisual Hall Of Fame

PITTSBURGH PA – Mark Valenti, founder and chief executive officer of The Sextant Group, has been inducted into the System Contractor News’ Second Annual Audiovisual Hall of Fame.

Honorees this year include mentors, educators, executives, and industry experts who “define the AV industry,” according to SCN Editor Kirsten Nelson. She whimsically observes that the esteemed select few members of our […]

The Sextant Group Extends “Best Places To Work” Winning Streak

PITTSBURGH PA – For the fourth time in the last 6 years, we have been honored by American City Business Journals as one of Western Pennsylvania’s “Best Places to Work”. The Sextant Group ranks #31 among all participating firms, and an even more impressive #26 among firms of similar size.

The recognition announced at an October 17 awards ceremony was […]

October 18th, 2012|News|

Bridging The Gap Between Technology And Education

As Technology Becomes Ever More Interwoven Into The Fabric of Academic Life, We Welcome Ohio State Educational Technologies Expert

COLUMBUS OH – As the world of education continues to evolve, brick-and-mortar institutions are incorporating digital curricula and emerging technologies into their classrooms in ways many could never have imagined. To further support technology and pedagogy connections, we’ve hired a key […]

May 26th, 2011|News|

Learning Environments Shifting From Lecture-Based Teaching Models To Collaborative Team Environments

Foreseeing Trend, We Welcome Nancy Sturm

WASHINGTON DC – As technology advances at the speed of light, it is impacting student interactions within the classroom environment. To help clients transition from a lecture-based teaching model (with the professor at the front of the classroom) to one where students work together in small groups, we have hired a former Executive Director […]

May 17th, 2011|News|