We believe the key to success
is a committed partnership.

For an audiovisual and media company, it should be a given that the gear and service will be outstanding. We are proud of our reputation in this regard. What separates us is our fundamental philosphy behind what we do. We are not just an audiovisual provider, we are your AV department. We are committed to being accountable, service-driven, leadership-focused, and professional.


The nicest compliment is a referral. To generate that sort of organic promotion requires successful events (every time), talented video production, brand recognition, and strong relationship building. We believe we check all the boxes and are honored to share what our clients say.

Thank you so much for being a part of our process and for facilitating the production! The result was beautiful, and that was a large part because you were doing things about which I had no idea. Thank you for making it easy! I already recommended your services to several nonprofits and will continue to.
pippa arend
Co-Founder and Development Director
Thank you so much for doing such a wonderful job virtualizing the Diversity Center gala. Your video production work and attention to detail was amazing -- we couldn't have been more happy with the outcome! Thank you for your patience working with us and your expert guidance. It was a pleasure working with you and I can't wait to do it again!
Dean Maynard
Gala Chair
Diversity Center Santa Cruz
Thank you for rocking our show! On behalf of everyone at Family Violence Appellate Project, I want to thank you so much for working with us to put on FVAP Battle of the Bands! We appreciate your hard work and flexibility that made the show a success. We are thrilled to have brought in over $79,500 for survivors of domestic violence, and we couldn't have done it without you!
Charity Peets
Development Manager
Family Violence Appellate Project
You helped us rock our very first virtual gala – and, I’m so grateful . . . Your guidance and your team’s expertise and careful attention to details made it easy for us to trust this collaboration, and I am just in awe of our collabora-tive efforts to put forward a meaningful and engaging program. We’ve heard from so many folks already that they felt inspired by our storytelling/messaging. . . THANK YOU, THANK YOU, THANK YOU! We share this success together.
Vanessa Briseño
Chief Development Officer
Catholic Charities
I just wanted to extend my deepest appreciation for all your support and help in putting on our virtual gala! The entire time I felt so confident in the success of this event because you all were working on it. Our attendees mentioned many times how great the sound quality was, the look, and the videos. Several people said it was the most organized event they have been a part of. This is thanks to YOU! Wishing your team the best in this new, strange virtual world. I hope we can work together again soon!
Rachael Evans
Development Director
Vancouver Symphony Orchestra
Just a quick note to thank you again for all your help with Duocon 2020. We had tens of thousands of people tune in from every corner of the globe—obviously everything went off without a hitch, and everyone who watched was very impressed by the quality and consistency. We worked hard to remove as many of the variables as possible in advance, and you played a big part in that. Thank you again so much! Looking forward to working with you again in the future.
Andy McMillan
Independent Event Producer
Regular Events
The AV Department went above and beyond to make our first ever statewide virtual Hope-Raiser a complete success! Not only was the whole team so professional and accommodating, but they are also just the most wonderful, kind people. Do yourself a favor and hire The AV Department for your next event.
Anna Williams
Director, Corporate Engagement
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Oregon & SW Washington
Thank you SO MUCH for all your incredible video production work from afar! The livestream was super smooth, and we appreciated your rolling with the punches and keeping everything looking so professional. We have received a lot of great feedback and are so grateful to have made our fundraising goals! Thank you, again!
Brie Mazurek
Communications Director
Thank you all so much for helping to make our first virtual Joining Hands & Paws Celebration such a success. From the moment we received a (very quick!) response to our initial inquiry, a huge weight was lifted, and it got even better from there! Your team was fantastic to work with and we couldn’t have been happier with the result. We appreciate your help so much!!
Ahimsa House
First, let me tell you how VERY impressed we all were with your work!! We have gotten so much great feedback about how professional the event was, and so much of that credit is due to your team.
Krista Harper
Development Director
Clackamas Service Center
Thank you so much for the amazing job that The AV Department team did for the Reunion Gala for ALF Oregon. Your professionalism and great production skill were a source of comfort and helped our event be a great success! We feel so fortunate to have The AV Department on our team year after year. Thank you!
Lisa Watson
Executive Director
American Leadership Forum Oregon
I can’t thank you enough for all the incredible work you did for us, not only on Friday night, but leading up to it as well. . . It was a joy working with you all.
Matt Brennan
Marketing & Development Director
Hillsboro Schools Foundation
Thank you so much for all your hard work to make our events look great, sound great, and be such an amazing success. I feel lucky to have you all as part of our team. Thank you again for being so darned awesome!!
Carol Ross
Chief Marketing & Administrative Officer
Portland Rose Festival Foundation
I have to say this was the easiest night-of-an-event that I have ever produced. The evening went off without a hitch! Thank you for your technical expertise and ability to produce such a polished event. Thanks again for all of your work on this!
Abigail Reitz
Events and Community Outreach Coordinator
Union Gospel Mission Twin Cities
They are extremely professional, customer service oriented and are great communicators with my team and all of our clients. The AV Department always goes above and beyond to assist in any way possible.
Abby DenUyl
Events and Catering Manager
Multnomah Athletic Club