Stampede to Host First Virtual Big Book of AV Event for Cleveland Resellers on May 14, 2020

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AMHERST, NEW YORK, April 28, 2020 — Demonstrating creativity and resiliency in the face of the Covid-19 pandemic, Stampede, the global leader in value added ProAV distribution, is turning its Cleveland, Ohio Big Book of AV tour stop into a live virtual event on May 14, 2020 that will focus on pre-arranged one-to-one manufacturer-reseller focused virtual sessions on Stampede’s new Covid-19 business engagement platform. Resellers can register to participate here.

“Nothing is going to get in the way of Stampede helping its resellers to succeed in this challenging business environment,” Stampede President & CEO Kevin Kelly said today. “Resellers all across North America rely upon Stampede to provide them with the latest new products, business development programs and training that will enable them to take their businesses to a higher level of success. In the current environment, we are pivoting to virtual events to meet our resellers’ needs.”

Cleveland will be the first of several virtual Big Book of AV events. Calgary will follow. According to Kelly, participating manufacturers include Atlona, Vidyo, Sharp, Samsung,
NEC, Newline, Mustang, LG, Planar, and Jabra, with more manufacturers expected to jump on board.

Utilizing Vidyo’s video conference platform, the five-hour virtual event will feature one-on-one meetings with industry leading manufacturers from every product category that will provide resellers with information on the latest audio, video, display, projection, lighting and staging, digital signage, conferencing, digital content creation, networking, and signal distribution solutions.

Participating resellers will receive a free $250 Stampede Credit for just for attending the first of its kind event (Limit one $250 credit per Stampede Account. Credit can be applied to any order over $5,000 that is placed with Stampede within 30 days following the Big Book of AV Tour event). Resellers who attend at least five virtual sessions will also receive a free $10 Amazon Gift Card for each 15-minute manufacturer one-on-one event they attend.

About Stampede

Stampede (www.stampedeglobal.com) is the forward-looking, globally focused multi-specialist leader in value added ProAV, CE, and Mobile Living distribution that empowers 20,000 resellers throughout Asia, Australia, Canada, Latin America, South Africa, and the United States to ride ahead of the herd with market-opening products, programs, and promotions that drive their sales across all vertical markets.

Headquartered in Amherst, New York, Stampede is a key member of the DCC technology division that includes Exertis and Exertis Supply Chain Solutions. Together with Exertis and Exertis Supply Chain Solutions, Stampede is uniquely positioned to provide its more than 150 manufacturing partners with highly focused and customized distribution programs that can literally span the globe. The company leads the way in commercializing the new product categories that are unleashing the business opportunities of the future — Mobile Living, Unmanned Aerial Vehicles, Drone Video Systems, Virtual Reality, IoT, Unified Communications, low-cost Video Conferencing and the world’s largest selection of replacement projector lamps.