PSA and USAV Expand Network in Asia Pacific, Middle East and Africa with TSI APAC Hub Partnership
WESTMINSTER, Colo. – September 28, 2021 – PSA (www.psasecurity.com), the world’s largest consortium of professional systems integrators and USAV (www.usavgroup.net) today announced a new partnership with TSI APAC Hub (TSI), for PSA and USAV. This partnership in Asia Pacific (APAC) and Middle East and Africa (MEA) will increase PSA and USAV outreach to the system integrators and technology partners in APAC and MEA who provide solutions and services in various verticals such as cinema, corporate, education, energy and utilities, government, healthcare, hospitality, retail, transportation and large venues.
“Our new partnership with TSI further exemplifies a commitment from PSA and USAV to grow internationally and support the connection of systems integrators and technology partners across the globe,” said Matt Barnette, CEO of PSA. “Our industry is seeing globalization occur rapidly and PSA and USAV aim to be at the forefront of this movement.”
Andy Tan, CTS has been appointed Director for TSI and serves as the main point of contact. Andy will assist PSA and USAV in recruiting, contracting and onboarding technology integrators and manufacturers to TSI and the International Partner Program in APAC and MEA. He will also foster networking and collaboration opportunities between USAV integrators and other International Partner Program members while supporting PSA and USAV participation at relevant APAC and MEA region trade events.
“I am very excited to be part PSA and USAV, serving as the “Ambassador” for Asia Pacific, Middle East, and Africa,” said Andy Tan, CTS Director of TSI APAC Hub. “I look forward to continuing to bridge the integrator network in these areas with PSA and USAV partners, providers and integrators and to carry out the mission of PSA and USAV’s international expansion plan initiative. This is timely at an intersection where the global economy is slowly reopening and current pandemic restrictions have begun to ease. We are steering through this ever-changing landscape and working on the future of learning. I believe that the power of technology, no matter how it evolves or changes, the ultimate aim in educating, mentoring and sharing how people communicate and experience the world.”
PSA and USAV integrators are among the best in the security and AV industries and this partnership will allow these integrators to expand their service areas and industry resources. PSA and USAV join TSI in efforts to increase the global presence of their members. Membership information can be found at www.usavgroup.net/our-promise.
PSA is the world’s largest systems integrator consortium made up of the most progressive security and audio-visual systems integrators in North America. Combined, PSA members boast over 500 branch locations, employ over 13,500 industry professionals and are responsible for over $4.5 billion annually in security, fire, life safety and pro audio-visual installations.
PSA’s mission is to empower its owners to become the most successful systems integrators in the markets they serve. PSA brings this mission to life by partnering with industry leading product and solution providers, delivering unparalleled education and training programs and by offering a variety of distinctive services that can enhance any company’s operations. Learn more at www.psasecurity.com.
USAV is a division of PSA, the world’s largest systems integrator consortium made up of the most progressive security and audio-visual systems integrators globally. Combined, PSA members boast over 400 branch locations, employ over 7,500 industry professionals and are responsible for over $4.5 billion annually in security, fire, life safety and pro audio-visual installations. USAV bonds pro audio-visual affiliates together as an elite industry team. With integrator members throughout the world, partnerships with top pro AV manufacturers and service providers, and alignment with leading industry associations, the advantage USAV provides is unparalleled by any other industry association. USAV integrators provide clients with the benefit of a nationwide network of pro AV specialists and personal relationships with local AV experts. For more information, visit www.usavgroup.net.
About TSI APAC Hub
Powered by PSA and USAV, TSI is the Hub for manufacturer members to expand their brands to low-voltage integrators in Asia Pacific, Middle East, and Africa. The collaboration will bring the many benefits of PSA and USAV networks to TSI APAC’s vendor and integrator partners. Benefits include networking, education, marketing, buying group and more. The Hub is the access to reach and engage systems integrators, contractors and dealers in Asia Pacific, Middle East, and Africa even establishing their own complete partnering program. To learn more about TSI APAC Hub, visit www.tsiapac-hub.net.
PSA Media Contact:
Vice President of Marketing and Events
TSI APAC Hub Media Contact:
Andy Tan, CTS