Consistent services to all major global business hubs.
GPA members are authorized dealers and partners with leading audiovisual and digital media manufacturers.
A list of some partner affiliations includes:
- Elite Partner with Crestron
- Microsoft Developer Network
- Premier Certified Cisco Channel Partner & AV Integrator Preferred Solution Provider
- AMX Platinum Plus partner
- Biamp Certified Partner
- Haivision Gold Partner
- InfoComm Diamond Level Partner
- Platinum Polycom Certified Service Partner
New GPA members are vetted by the Board, key Task Force Leaders and the Alliance Director. Data reviewed includes proven business success, customer references, financial stability, footprint/location, formal standards and processes, feedback from industry vendors and a cultural fit with other member organizations.
Meet a Few of Us
Director, Marketing & Communications
Cheryl heads up marketing, branding and communications for Whitlock and has been an integral resource for the GPA since 2010. She focuses on spreading awareness on the organization, driving the GPA brand and promoting global customer success stories. Cheryl also assists with partner relationship management for Whitlock and the GPA.
Senior Account Manger
With long-standing relationships with the architect, consulting, engineer and client worldwide, Jimmy has helped many multinational corporations build AV system for their headquarter in APAC including Morgan Stanley, Microsoft, Citibank, and MSD.
Project Sales Manager
Vincent has more than 7 years of experience and is currently the Project Sales Manager of ESCO (Indonesia). As the Project Sales Manager, he is the main POC for several key clients such as Citibank, AIA Financial and IBM.
Marketing Communication Manager
José joined the AV Industry 12 years ago. As a marketing professional she proudly works on the branding of AVEX, GPA member for the Benelux. Also working in small international teams on expanding the GPA brand awareness. The GPA partner network gives her access to inspiring ideas and knowledge sharing with marketing peers from all over the globe.
As Operations Manager Stuart has a real understanding of the business with experience of hands on installation as well as the logistical aspects of the company. Stuart co-ordinates the mobilization phase of GPA projects.
Suely Silva de Jesus
As Executive Manager at Absolut, Suely is also responsible for overseeing the coordination, logistics and general management of projects for Absolut Technologies in Rio de Janeiro. She has been with the company since 2006, and is the only female InfoComm CTS accreditation holder in Latin America.
Jonatan Medina Espino Vidal
Senior Manager, I&D
Jonatan joined the ESCO (Singapore) team in 2010. He is our chief designer and manages the regional design teams as well. He is passionate about keeping abreast with the latest technology and often advise the team on his latest discovery and learning. As our chief designer, he has designed and partake in several large projects such as Singapore General Hospital which was awarded the 2016 Project Excellence Award by the GPA.
National Quality Assurance and Training Manager
As National Quality Assurance and Training Manager at Whitlock, Farrell works with our GPA partners to develop standards in quality assurance, training and project management. Farrell has more than 19 years of experience in the video collaboration industry with an extensive background in technology, operations and project management.
John is an RAF trained AV Project Manager who joined Feltech in 2008. John is an experienced Project Manager who plays an active part in all aspects of the project from off site planning to on site installation and commissioning.
Luis has more than 10 years of experience in AV industry. As NIZA’s project manager, he has led several projects with key customers; over the past years he has played a key role developing professional workforce within the company and building a strong teamwork to fulfill the expectations of the end-user.
Hyunchul has more than 7 years of experience in the AV/IT industry. As the Sales Manager of ESCO (Korea), he provides AV proposals and solutions while doing project coordination with client, main contractor and vendors. Some of his notable accounts include Facebook Korea, Synaptics Korea, Amazon Korea, IBM Korea, Northern Trust, MS Korea and Baker & McKenzie.
Head of Installation
Ales has more than 8 years of experience acting as a senior project manager for AV MEDIA’s largest accounts. He has led deployment projects for key customers including DHL, Johnson & Johnson, Ministry of Defense and Charles University.
Enthusiastic newcomer to the AV business and GPA. With a study of Industrial Design Engineering Jeroen boosts the operational side of the GPA with standardisation processes and solutions. In his role as product manager Jeroen plays a pivotal role in the standard room catalogue.
Martín is a seasoned engineer with ICAP, having served customers across South America, including Argentina, Uruguay, Paraguay and Chile. He is also a certified project manager and serves as a key contact for multi-national accounts.
Global Project Manager
Some of the biggest names in high tech, from eBay to Apple, know Michelle as their central point of contact for global engagements. She has twenty years of experience in helping teams implement and adopt video collaboration solutions.
Director of Professional Services
Michael has more than 13 years of experience in the AV Industry. As the ESCO (Philippines) Director of Professional Services in ESCO (Philippines), he plays a key role in major projects, especially for command centers and major AV build-outs. He is responsible for all the core solutions of ESCO (Philippines) to clients, which includes directing and managing the project management and engineering teams.
Craig joined Feltech in 2013 and is the central point of contact for the proposals team. Craig co-ordinates internal resources for the production of all proposal documentation and most of the GPA tenders.
International Business Development Manager
Ben is a seasoned Business Development Manager and worked for companies like Philips and Cisco prior to joining AVEX. With 15+ years of sales and product management experience in the IT/Communications industry he brings a wealth of knowledge into the GPA organization. Ben is dedicated to the growth of international business for AVEX and the GPA in general. As such he participates in the GPA Sales Leadership Team and task forces.