HOUSTON, TEXAS Conference Technologies, Inc.® has expanded into a new facility in Stafford, Texas, to support its growing presence in the region. The 10,000 square foot office, located at 12701 Executive Drive, employs 18 with plans to add staff in the year ahead. The Stafford team will serve clients throughout Texas and the nation.

“This move positions our team for continued growth in the Houston market and beyond. We see endless opportunities in Texas. Setting the group up for success, to provide the best service to our customers, is our highest priority,” said John Laughlin, President and CEO of Conference Technologies, Inc.

In addition to the new facility, Conference Technologies, Inc. hired Chris Lawson to serve as Regional Vice President. Lawson has 20 years’ experience as an AV/IT solutions provider in Texas and the surrounding region, with expertise serving architects, contractors and end-users to design, implement and maintain advanced audiovisual systems for corporate, higher education, government, entertainment and healthcare sectors. Lawson’s clients have both national and international presence, and he is focused on creating standards based technology platforms that can be deployed and supported globally. “Implementing Immersive 3D Environments and Unified Communication platforms to help energy, healthcare and manufacturing increase their creative collaboration processes, reduce time to market, and control costs, is one of my passions,” said Lawson.

“My long-term client relationships have been the cornerstone of my career in the AV industry and I look forward to providing continued support and consultation to all of our clients as we grow Texas,” Lawson added.

About Conference Technologies, Inc.®

Conference Technologies, Inc.® is a complete solutions provider for audio visual, video, and information technology integration that delivers systems design, engineering, installation, technical support, video conferencing and event production services. Headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri, with sixteen offices operating nationwide, they serve clients in the corporate, education, healthcare and government markets, since 1988.