HTSA Membership: 59 and Counting
The Home Theater Specialists of America (HTSA) buying group announced the addition of its 59th member: Audio Video Excellence (AVX) of Homewood, Ala., near Birmingham.
The company, started in 1999, specializes in custom design and installation of home theater, home automation, lighting control and multi-room audio systems for both residential and commercial applications. It has locations in Alabama and the Florida panhandle, and soon will open in Nashville, Tenn.
“In our efforts to maintain an efficient and well-managed organization, we recognize that there are great benefits in working with a highly acclaimed group like HTSA,” said AVX Owner Jared Lewis. “We bring to the table a heritage of excellent technical performance together with an unrelenting resolve to provide our customers with the very best in products and services. We currently work with some of the best vendors in our industry and would like to continue to improve on these relationships both for AVX and its partner vendors. We believe that our membership in HTSA would enhance our relationships with many of these vendors and possibly some new ones.”
Said HTSA Executive Director Richard Glikes, “Jared Lewis and AVX represent the next wave of young lions to prosper in our complicated business. We have admired his tenacity and the growth of his company. Sometimes you’re the teacher and sometimes you’re the student. This is truly the case with HTSA and AVX.”