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Monday, September 29, 2014

AmpliVox CEO Recognized for Regional Spirit in Entrepreneurial Excellence Awards

Don Roth, CEO of AmpliVox Sound Systems, was among the honorees at the
2014 Entrepreneurial Excellence Awards sponsored by The Daily Herald Business Ledger.

Roth received a “Regional Spirit” award, which The Business Ledger’s recognizes suburban Chicago entrepreneurs who “demonstrate commitment to the growth and well-being of the region through outstanding corporate citizenship and promotion of regional ties.”

Northbrook-based AmpliVox designs, manufactures, and distributes high-quality sound equipment, lecterns, and integrated multimedia presentation furniture.

As CEO and owner, Roth has pursued innovative cause marketing donation campaigns that provide appropriate AmpliVox equipment to worthy organizations.

Donations have included;
In 2014, AmpliVox launched an online “Community Contribution Club” that enables organizations to apply for donations quickly and easily.

“I’m very honored and grateful to receive this award,” noted Roth. “AmpliVox has always embraced the belief that giving back to the community makes all of us stronger in the long run. We’re proud to support a diverse collection of organizations and individuals who are building a better world, and I hope this award inspires other companies and entrepreneurs to do the same.”

This year’s honor marks the second time that The Business Ledger has recognized Roth in the Entrepreneurial Excellence Awards: he received a Lifetime Achievement Award in 2011. The 2014 awards was presented in a ceremony on September 18 at the Danada House in Wheaton, Illinois.

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Voice Amplifier: BeltBlaster Waistband Amplifier Video

When you are speaking to groups of up to 75 people, don’t strain your voice or risk not being clearly heard, use AmpliVox BeltBlaster to give you a strong clear voice and freedom to move while you are talking.

It lets you be clearly heard indoors or out.

BeltBlaster is perfect for teachers, tour guides, performers, couches, trade show personnel, speech impaired individuals and more.

Wear BeltBlaster as a belt, and use either headset or lapel mic to free your hands. Volume control is easy to access. The unit weighs only two pounds and is powered by 6 AA batteries.

Headset Mic

Lapel Mic

Volume Control

The BeltBlaster and microphones fit into a rugged carrying case. Or, step up to the BeltBlaster Pro model and get the convenience of rechargeable batteries powering many repeated uses.

Rugged Carrying Case

S207 Beltblaster Pro comes with Rechargeable Batteries

BeltBlaster Pro model also includes a heavy duty neoprene sport pack that protects the unit from moisture and enhances its acoustics.

BeltBlaster Model S206 ships complete:

BeltBlaster Pro Model S207 also ships complete:
Adding rechargeable batteries, AC recharger & neoprene sport pack.

Both models feature a one year warranty.
Extend your voice with AmpliVox.

Thursday, September 11, 2014

Government Agencies Promote Efforts with AmpliVox Sound Systems

Whether they represent local, state, or national interests, most government agencies have needs for:

AmpliVox Sound Systems is proud to meet those needs with top-quality products that deliver crystal-clear sound amplification, excellent durability, and attractive styling to complement any setting.

AmpliVox offers a wide variety of easily portable PA systems that provide sound coverage indoors and out.

Products like the popular SW915 Digital Audio Travel Partner
have been put into service by government entities that include the:

US Army
Marine Corps
Coast Guard
Dept of Veterans Affairs
Dept of Veterans Affairs
NYC Dept of Transportation
Belvidere Park District

and a number of local schools and park districts.

The Digital Audio Travel Partner includes a 250W amplifier, a 16-channel UHF wireless receiver, Bluetooth® connectivity, and the ability to install up to five wireless devices into the unit.

The SW915 provides sound coverage for audiences for up to 5,000, and is available in bundles that include speakers, microphones, mic stands, and other helpful accessories.

Other portable sound systems, like the AmpliVox Half Mile Hailer, are selected by recreational organizations including Special Olympics Illinois, the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics, and the Illinois Professional Golfers Association.

AmpliVox also offers a variety of powerful, rechargeable megaphones for the ultimate in portability. These sound system products can be used in athletic events, training facilities, emergency situations, and a host of other settings.

AmpliVox also provides government agencies with an expansive selection of presentation lecterns, workstations, and multimedia carts.

One popular choice is the AmpliVox Military Multimedia Lectern (SW3254), a sound-equipped lectern customized with an official seal of the relevant military branch or government agency.

This attractive and versatile lectern is currently in use by the Marine Corps in Texas, the Coast Guard in Louisiana, the US Drug Enforcement Agency in Puerto Rico, and elsewhere.

Marine Corps
Coast Guard
Dept of Veterans Affairs

The Department of Veterans Affairs in Georgia selected the Pinnacle Multimedia Lectern (SW3250), with its durable hard-shell plastic exterior that withstands outdoor conditions, while the Department of Homeland Security in Florida employs the Patriot Lectern for an elegant look in natural hardwood.

GSA Schedule Contract Federal, State & Local Government Request a Quote
for GSA Pricing

“We’re extremely proud of our track record in supplying equipment to government agencies,”

noted Don Roth, AmpliVox CEO.

“These agencies have found that AmpliVox has the products to fill the bill of any sound system or presentation furniture need. From local city councils to national leadership, AmpliVox helps government organizations communicate clearly, effectively, and impressively.”

Friday, August 29, 2014

AmpliVox Launches Online Video Playlist for Dealers

AmpliVox Sound Systems has released a new series of YouTube videos, designed to introduce AmpliVox’s wide-ranging product line to dealers and consumers. The Dealer Video Playlist showcases the features of AmpliVox lecterns, sound systems, and megaphones, with advice on choosing the best product for specific settings and applications.

“Our videos are instructive and helpful for dealers and customers alike,” notes Don Roth, AmpliVox CEO. “They bring our products to life by placing them in real-world settings and by illustrating how our innovative features are put to use.”

The playlist currently contains over 40 short videos, each highlighting a particular product or category. Descriptive captioning makes it easy for users to access relevant videos, and hyperlinks take users to more detailed information on the AmpliVox website.

Contemporary Lecterns
Acrylic Podium Lecterns Plus Customization Options
Mity-Meg Rechargeable Megaphones
602R Series Mity-Meg 25 Watt Megaphone
602MR Series Mity-Meg Plus Megaphone
601R Series Mity-Meg 15 Watt Megaphones
Multimedia Lecterns: Integrating Multimedia Presentations with Options and Accessories
SW915 Digital Audio Travel Partner Portable PA System
AmpliVox Pinnacle Multimedia Lectern
SW3250 Wireless Pinnacle Multimedia Lectern AmpliVox
ST3250 Pinnacle Multimedia Lectern AmpliVox
SN3250 Pinnacle Multimedia Lectern AmpliVox
SW720 iPhone iPad iPod Wireless PA System - AmpliVox
Oxford Solid Wood Lectern Tabletop Podium and Base From AmpliVox
AV Cart: Adjustable Height Metal Cart from AmpliVox
AV Furniture: Multimedia Center with Optional Speaker System SN3300
Audio Portable Buddy
Portable Travel Folding Tabletop Lectern from AmpliVox W242
Radio Hailer Emergency Communication System Demo | Large Area PA Systems
Victoria Solid Wood Lectern Multimedia Podium Pulpit Amplivox
Elite Solid Hard Wood Lectern Stand with Built in Sound System
The AmpliVox Half-Mile Hailer Outdoor Portable PA System
AV Cart: Presentation Stand 3345 from AmpliVox
AmpliVox Mity-Lite® Portable PA System | Sound Systems Great for Cheerleading, Cheerleaders
AV Cart: The Presentation Station from AmpliVox
S1232 Powered Wall Mount Speakers | For a Computer, iPod, Classroom
Mobile Projector Stand from AmpliVox, Great for Laptops, LCD Projectors and more!
Safety Strobe Megaphone with Siren, Strobe Light, Flashlight from AmpliVox
Multimedia Presentation Plus Podium from AmpliVox
AmpliVox Ambassador Solid Hardwood Multimedia Lectern with Built in PA Sound System
Large Top Clear Acrylic Lectern Pulpit from AmpliVox
Car PA System: The AmpliVox Sound Cruiser™ Battery Powered Audio System
Multimedia Audio Visual Computer Desk/Cart SN3390
How to set up PA System: AmpliVox Digital Audio Travel Partner Speaker Bundle || Portable Audio
AV Furniture: AmpliVox Multimedia Cart SN3375
Executive Sound Column Lectern from AmpliVox
New Multimedia SMART Podium | Classroom Technology
Office Furniture: Computer Workstation/Desk from AmpliVox SN3380
Adjustable Height Executive Sound Column Lectern from AmpliVox || Available with Speakers
Aluminum Truss Lectern from AmpliVox Sound Systems SN3185
Chancellor Solid Wood Lectern Sound System Podium from Amplivox
AmpliVox Coventry Solid Wood Multimedia Presentation Lectern

The videos for Contemporary Lecterns and Acrylic Lecterns, for example, showcase the many options available for these versatile lines of presentation furniture and demonstrate their use in a variety of real world settings. Specialized videos present product assembly tips, field demonstrations, and multimedia device integration ideas.

Along with the Dealer Video Playlist, AmpliVox’s YouTube Channel also includes product testimonials from customers, tips for effective public speaking presentations, and videos of celebrities using AmpliVox products.

“We’ve designed our YouTube channel to be a comprehensive resource for our dealer network,” says Roth. “It makes it easy for dealers to show their customers all the advantages that come with AmpliVox products. We look forward to growing our video collection to encompass the great variety and quality that we offer.”