Alan Brawn is a principal of Brawn Consulting, an audiovisual consulting, training, educational development, and market intelligence company with national exposure to major manufacturers and integrators in the industry. Alan is an AV industry veteran with experience spanning more than three decades including management of a Pro AV systems integration company for seven years, one of the founding members of Hughes-JVC, and a recognized author for leading AV industry magazines. Alan has been an Imaging Science Foundation fellow and instructor since 1994, and co-founder of ISF Commercial. He holds CTS certification, is a senior faculty member of InfoComm and the moderator of the ANSI Projected Image System Contrast Ratio (PISCR) standard. Alan received the InfoComm Volunteer of the Year Award in 2011, the Fred Dixon Lifetime Achievement in AV Education from InfoComm in 2015, and Pro AV Hall of Fame recognition in 2004. He is also past Chairman of the Digital Signage Federation.