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Hakim Azzarouali joins TIG as Logistics Coordinator
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Jan 10, 2020

Hakim Azzarouali joins TIG as Logistics Coordinator

TIG is pleased to announce the appointment of Hakim Azzarouali to the position of Logistics Coordinator. Hakim’s role will be crucial in managing the efficient distribution of Black Nova, a range of stylish, innovative touch panels, of which TIG is now the proud sales and marketing representative in the EMEA region.

Steven Dullaert says: “We are thrilled to have Hakim on board. He will be responsible for the smooth distribution of Black Nova products. He will be based in the warehouse in HQ Rijmenam and will be the main point of contact for any transportation queries. Please join me in welcoming Hakim to the team.”

Hakim comments: “I am really excited to begin this chapter with Technological Innovations Group and I am looking forward to contributing to the success story of Black Nova and TIG.”

Frankie Gibson joins TIG as PR & Events Executive
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Jan 8, 2020

Frankie Gibson joins TIG as PR & Events Executive

TIG is pleased to announce the appointment of Frankie Gibson to the position of Public Relations & Events Executive for EMEA.

Frankie joins the marketing team and will report to Petra van Meeuwen, Marketing and Media Relations Director. She joins TIG following her role as PR Manager at Hotelplan UK, where she ran the PR activity for a group of ski and winter holiday brands.

On her appointment, Frankie commented: "I am overjoyed to be joining TIG at such a progressive time in its development. I am looking forward to playing an essential role in sharing its exciting news with the AV industry media and end-users, including the success stories of TIG’s rapidly growing range of high-end AV/UC technological solutions at events, trade shows and awards ceremonies.”

Petra van Meeuwen added: “We’re thrilled to have Frankie join our marketing team. Frankie’s organisation skills and passion for networking will be key as we look to grow and develop our events portfolio – reaching new contacts and increasing our presence in the EMEA region. In 2020, we will be launching some exciting initiatives to connect people… so watch this space!”

Technological Innovations Group to Represent Black Nova in Europe
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Dec 5, 2019

Technological Innovations Group to Represent Black Nova in Europe

Technological Innovations Group (TIG), the leading technology sales agency in the EMEA region offering integrated automation and control solutions for smart spaces, is pleased to formally announce a strategic partnership with Black Nova Ltd. Black Nova’s ARIA®, ALBA®, and ANY ®collections of stylish, innovative keypads, seamlessly connect with Crestron.

“As this exciting new partnership demonstrates, we’re fully committed to offering our customers the most advanced control options available,” said Robin van Meeuwen, CEO of TIG. “Black Nova products offer compelling designs and innovative technology which is totally in line with the vision and mission of Technological Innovations Group and will allow us to serve our Crestron customers even better”.

Black Nova keypads and touch panels embody the fusion of exquisite Italian design, premium materials, and innovative technology. They’re available in three distinctive collections.

ARIA Collection: A tribute to the minimalist aesthetics of the 20th century, combined with precise performance. Their straight lines, simple shapes, vivid colours, and perfect glass surfaces are a stylish match for any interiors.

ALBA Collection: The epitome of elegance and functionality. Large, easy-to-use buttons with engraved icons and text are flush with the design frame, creating a perfectly smooth surface. Available in 2, 4, and 8-button configurations, and in stunning metal or glass finishes.

ANY Collection: The perfect canvas for the ultimate smart home experience. ANY touch panels combine striking design with an intuitive user interface. They’re packed with the latest sensors including proximity, gesture, ambient light, color, and temperature, so they literally feel your presence and needs.

“We are excited about our partnership with TIG, an innovative and leading sales agency in the MEA region that have fully embraced our philosophy and offer. We deeply love our Italian design keypads, a perfect blend of pure style and innovative technology. We believe our ARIA, ALBA, and ANY Collections will provide the perfect match to any interior and taste, while delivering a unique and flawless user experience,” said Olav Beruto, CEO of Black Nova.

Thijs Dalhuijsen joins TIG as IT Manager
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Dec 4, 2019

Thijs Dalhuijsen joins TIG as IT Manager

We are very pleased to announce that Thijs Dalhuijsen has joined TIG as IT Manager.

Thijs joins TIG from Creston Europe, so knows the team and the technology that TIG represents extremely well. His role will initially involve developing TIG’s website into an even more easy-to-use portal for the company’s customers, as well as co-ordinating other internal IT projects and supporting TIG’s IT department.

Thijs commented: "I am excited to work with the dedicated and professional team at TIG and am certain that my experience with Crestron will help me in my new role.”

TIG CEO Robin van Meeuwen added: “Thijs already has a thorough knowledge of the company and systems that we work with, making him the hands-on IT Manager that we need. He is an excellent problem-solver, a great project manager, and I know that he’s going to play a big part in the exciting new plans we’re putting in place.”

TIG holds Elite Partners Event in Dubai
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Nov 14, 2019

TIG holds Elite Partners Event in Dubai

Technological Innovations Group (TIG) has welcomed over 65 AV industry representatives from the Nordics, East Europe, Russia, Middle East and South Africa to The Crestron Elite Partners Summit in Dubai.

With a focus on Crestron, the AV integrator partners attending discovered the latest details on the vision of TIG and how their business can further grow and prosper with Crestron.

Leading the conference were TIG’s CEO Robin van Meeuwen, alongside Dirk Hendrickx, TIG’s Crestron Vice President of Sales, and Crestron’s Stijn Ooms, Director of Technology. They provided key updates from the company, projections on industry trends, and details of products that are set to launch in 2020.

Attendees were presented with information about TIG’s sales strategy and ongoing investments for growth and Crestron’s strategic product roadmap.

“It was an extremely great event bringing all these partners together to share the vision and connect people from so many countries,” said Robin van Meeuwen. “Dubai has been a wonderful location for the event and, it’s important for Technological Innovations Group to host such strategic events for our partners ensuring they are up to date with industry and technology trends.”

Mr van Meeuwen continued: “Events such as this brings us closer to our key partners and hope to inspire them to drive business forward.”

Special guest at the event was Gaurab Majumdar, Regional Director AVIXA, India and GCC who delivered an engaging presentation on AVIXA’ s perspective on AV Trends. Mr Majumdar commented: “This type of event served as a great opportunity for AVIXA to help business owners understand the size, direction and composition of the larger pro-AV industry by highlighting EMEA’s AV market trends from our Industry Outlook and Trends Analysis (IOTA) reports”.

“The IOTA report insights are essential to businesses, as they shape strategic planning for geographic, product or service expansion within the pro-AV industry,” he concluded.

Check out our Elite Partner Event video: TIG Dubai Elite Partners Event Video

Yuri Kryat joins TIG Russia as Regional Sales Manager
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Nov 11, 2019

Yuri Kryat joins TIG Russia as Regional Sales Manager

Yuri’s role will involve actively working with dealers as an account manager and implementing TIG’s sales plan to attract new customers and end users. He will be promoting the range of integrated AV and communications solutions that the company offers, as well as conducting training and marketing exercises, and participating in regional seminars and exhibitions.

Reporting to Sergey Kuptsov, the Sales Director for the region, Yuri brings many years’ experience working for systems integrators and in AV and business development.

“I am very pleased to join the TIG team. It gives a great opportunity to use all of my knowledge and experience gained over my years working in the audio, video and communications solutions market,” comments Yuri.

Sergey Kuptsov added: “Yuri is a great addition to our team. His experience will be a huge benefit to our customers in Russia and we’re looking forward to his contribution to our strategy to offer exciting new technologies to this region.”