NSCA Education Foundation Announces Rock-Star Sponsor Lineup for Drunk Unkles’ June 18 Event

May 14, 2014, Cedar Rapids, IA – The NSCA Education Foundation is pleased to announce a rock-star sponsor lineup for the annual Drunk Unkles party and performance on the opening day of InfoComm14 exhibits: Wednesday, June 18, 2014.

Dubbed Insanity at Vanity, the Drunk Unkles event will open to attendees at 8:30PM at the Hard Rock Hotel in Las Vegas. As it has in the past, the event will draw thousands of audiovisual industry professionals to Club Vanity for a night of entertainment. Event attendees include manufacturers, dealers, distributors, integrators, exhibitors, members of the media, and show attendees who come to hear the Drunk Unkles, network with their peers, and help raise money for the NSCA Education Foundation.

Industry greats around the world stepped up to help with the fundraising. Among them were AMX, AV Services, Barco, Biamp, Chief, Christie, FSR, IVCi, Liberty AV Solutions, NEC, Prysm, rp Visual Solutions, Sennheiser, Sharp, Stewart Filmscreen, SurgeX, Synnex, West Penn Wire, and Whitlock.

The event’s success is also due to Drunk Unkles members and their supporting sponsor companies: Felix Robinson from AVI-SPL, Mike Sinclair from Audio Incorporated, Mike Phillips from BMG Hudson, John Cardone from Cardone Solomon & Associates, Marc Hochlerin from Cerami & Associates, and Steve Emspak from Shen Milsom & Wilke.

Drunk Unkles’ resident Unkle, Steve Emspak, partner at Shen Milsom & Wilke, states, “Our annual party is a result of the work and stewardship of many AV professionals from leading industry companies. We could not have this event without them, and we are grateful for their sponsorship.”

NSCA Education Foundation Executive Director Chuck Wilson adds, “The Foundation is tremendously appreciative of the work of the Drunk Unkles and their efforts to help our organization raise money for the various programs we offer. All of the men and women involved are talented, and we are amazed at the generosity of the band members and the sponsors that support this annual industry event.”


For more information on the Drunk Unkles and their efforts to raise money for the NSCA Education Foundation, visit www.drunkunkles.com or email [email protected].

For an invitation to the Drunk Unkles event, visit any of the sponsors at their InfoComm14 booths. You can also visit www.drunkunkles.com or www.nscafoundation.org to print a paper copy of the invitation.


About the NSCA Education Foundation
The mission of the NSCA Education Foundation, a 501c(3) charitable organization, is to advance educational opportunities by providing scholarships and awards to assist existing professionals and those pursuing careers within the low-voltage electronic systems integration industry. The Foundation is committed to the growth of the industry by providing access to the best education and latest techniques available. The NSCA Education Foundation promotes and engages current and future electronic systems integrators in educational experiences to enhance the growth, professionalism and business skills needed in the electronic systems industry. For information regarding additional opportunities to support the NSCA Education Foundation, please visit www.nscafoundation.org


Booth Numbers for Our Sponsors

AMX  #C4908*
Audio Incorporated  N/A
A-V Services Inc.  N/A
BARCO Projection Systems Inc  #C6308
BIAMP Systems  #C9736
Chief  #C6830
Christie Digital Systems  #N505/N719
FSR Inc.  #C8721
Liberty AV Solutions  #C8536
NEC Display Solutions  #C7708
Prysm Inc.  #N115
rp Visuals Solutions  #N619
Sennheiser Electronic Corp  #C10908
Sharp Electronics  #C7418
Stewart Filmscreen  #C6821
SurgeX  #C8725
Synnex Corporation  #C5425
Whitlock  N/A
West Penn Wire  N/A