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A Year in Review with The Quest AV Leadership Team

In a year when continued uncertainties spiralled from a global pandemic and emerged quickly into a surge of high demand for live in-person events. We share some unique insights and reviews from our Quest AV leadership executives: Al Manji, President and Robert Styka, General manager.    One word to describe best 2022 for leading Quest […]

Working In Unusual Event Venues

Where you’re hosting your event can say quite a lot by itself, as can how you’re delivering the messaging. Having these two elements work in harmony is key to creating a unified experience for all attendees. However, it’s the latter that must be shaped to fit the setting more so than the other way around; […]

Venues with Installed AV Equipment: 3 Things to Consider

It’s common sense. The venue seems to have everything you need at your disposal: the Food & Beverage, linens, tables, and the audiovisual. By pulling a bit more value from your venue, you can save 15-20% of your event budget. The reality is, you could be totally right. Modern, consumer-friendly AV equipment is now commonplace. […]

Rigging: Flying vs. Ground Supporting

When it comes to designing a production, and especially in hotels, one question comes up about rigging often – “to hang it, or not to hang it?” You may hear this referred to as “flying” or “rigging”, vs. “ground-supporting” or “ground-stacking.” The main benefits to hanging anything are: it can free up a lot of space, […]

Do You Consider Your AV Provider A Partner?

Depending on the needs of internal or external clients, your event may require working with any number of vendors to achieve your goals. But when does an AV provider become more like a partner? Is there a point where your contact becomes more valuable to you than just a point of transaction? Of course, the […]

Preventative Maintenance: Make Your AV Equipment Last

Many organizations use audiovisual equipment on a day-to-day basis. Tasks like communicating with customers, working on open projects, and brainstorming for future directives, often require AV technology being in working order. Companies that regularly host live events face even more risk. From live streams to charity galas, their success tends to rely heavily on the […]

Encouraging Engagement In Your Corporate Presentations

When accepting her Academy Award in 1984, Sally Field expressed her excitement by saying, “They like me! They really like me!” We all want to deliver Oscar-worthy business presentations. But, all too often, conference presentations involve reading directly from the PowerPoint with little explanation or energy. Without an engaged speaker, the audience is left unenthused […]

Quest AV Awarded Audio Visual Equipment Supplier of the Year

Toronto, ON: Quest Audio Visual is proud to announce that we have been named Audio Visual Equipment Supplier of the Year by Prestige Awards! The Prestige Awards recognize small and medium-sized businesses that have proven to be the best in their market over the past 12 months. All shortlisted companies put forward in the Prestige […]

Lexx Decibel’s Ultimate DJ Booking Guide

“You’ve probably never hired a DJ before and you probably never will again. Booking a DJ is a black box to most people, so please ask any questions you have, no holds barred”. This is the first thing I say to almost every new client when I first speak with them. And it’s true! Unless […]

Benefits of Utilizing an Event Production Studio for Virtual and Hybrid Events

In the ever-evolving events industry, creating impactful, engaging experiences, whether it be in-person, hybrid or virtual, remains a top priority for event planners and agencies alike. Solutions and technologies to deliver these events and support these objectives must be adaptable to the current environment and audience expectations. For these reasons, Quest AV launched our state-of-the-art […]