About

avt is a value added distributor of world-class audio visual hardware and software brands across Australia, New Zealand and Asia. We are passionate about technology and living our purpose which is 'To lead our industry, advance our people and partners, creating memorable experiences every day'.

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avt history

We believe it is vital to choose a solution that will serve not only today’s requirements but has the capability to evolve and be effective in the long term. avt offer expertise along with our trusted and innovative technology brands to simplify your meeting room experiences ensuring they are simple to operate, use and support.

We pride ourselves on our simple solutions, providing users a native and familiar experience – It’s Simple!

1987

Company founded by Kevin Chatfield

AV Technology

1991

Became the sole distributor of AMX in Australia and New Zealand

1993
  • Autopatch Distribution Secured
  • AMX Distributor of the Year
  • First Dealer Conference
1994

1st Service Centre Opened outside of USA

1995

Operations were moved to Gold Coast

1996

New Zealand Office opened

1997
  • AMX University opened
  • Introduced a number of brands to ANZ

ANZ Brands

2007

Rebranded to AMX Australia & NZ

AMX Australia and New Zealand

2009

Office opened in Melbourne

2010

Office opened in Sydney

2015
  • Office opened in Perth
  • Expanded distribution to include Harman’s AKG, BSS, Crown and JBL Professional brand for the installation market

AKG, BSS, Crown and JBL Professional

2016

Rebranded to avt

avt - it's simple

2017
  • Started distribution of AdMobilize, PanaCast, and Utelogy
  • Launched first avt products, Mezzo and COWS by avt

2018
  • Started distribution of Tripleplay, Mimo and Global Cache
  • Founded our Board of Directors
  • Office opened in Singapore

Mimo and Tripleplay

2019

Started distribution of Joan and Airtame