Extron veteran Steve Somers named AVIXA 2019 Mackey Barron award winner


Recently retired Extron vice president of engineering, Steve Somers, has been announced as the winner of the 2019 Mackey Barron distinguished achievement award for contributions, leadership and commitment to excellence.

The Mackey Barron distinguished achievement award is considered the most prestigious honour awarded by AVIXA for a lifetime in the pro AV industry.

Somers built a career in the AV industry spanning more than 30 years, previously being named AVIXA’s volunteer of the year in 2009 and serving the association in a variety of roles including adjunct instructor and member of the professional education and training committee.