You can be confident that your event will run smoothly with the professionals at Lee’s Audio Visual. Not only are our people friendly and knowledgeable, we have amazing expertise – electronics technicians with decades of industry experience in electronics equipment, audio-visual, sound and video services.
Back Drops ~~~ Computers & Accessories ~~~ Entertainment Services ~~~ Event & Convention Management ~~~ Fast Fold Screen ~~~ FTP Site Management ~~~ Internet Distributing / Routing ~~~ Power Distribution ~~~ Satellite Uplink ~~~ Screens & Peripherals ~~~ Set Design ~~~ Specialty Services ~~~ Support ~~~ Technical Support Crew ~~~ Training ~~~ Video Editing / Live Video
Contact Us for Rental/Service fees.
Note: Some prices are dependent on outside factors per event ( i.e. ftp site hosting or the fiber-sat link). Not all is listed, just give us a call as we have a full support staff to handle any sort of request.
Screens and Peripherals
8’-12’ Black Velour (very thick and Rich) Pipe and Drape
3’-12’ Blue Banjo Cloth Pipe and Drape
Trade Show Booth display and electrical
Black back-drops for a 40’ stage
Video wall Back Drop 12’x 32’
Many different lighting and material choices
We have a graphics department and woodworkers that work together to create interesting sets. Challenge our creativity!
Many power distribution centers all CSA approved for concerts or Tradeshows
Our screens come in a variety of sizes and applications such as front or rear projection. From 5’x7’ to 14.5’x25′ (the largest around) front/rear and full dress kit
Simultaneous Interpretation Booths
We can accommodate 5 different languages with five independent outputs per each language. We also have staff that can speak and interpret French, Portuguese and conversational Spanish and Sign Language.
Video Editing and Production / Live Video Streaming
On-site video production and limited editing available. For more complex edits we have a full studio in our 8000sq ft store/showroom. For your convenience Lee’s also employs a digital 3d Animation and Digital effects designer. For anything larger than what we can handle in house we have a solid and trusted network of subcontractors.
Internet Distribution / Routing
Lee’s rental inventory includes several computers, routers, pcmcia cards…etc that we can utilize to ensure your event runs smoothly. If there is something you require that is less common, we’re quick to call on our contacts to make sure your needs are handled properly and professionally.
Satellite Uplinks and Fiber Distribution
We have the tools and knowledge to accommodate large scale media events that require the video or information sent out to the news networks in broadcast quality.
FTP Site Management
We can arrange a temporary FTP site set-up to distribute large amounts of information to multiple people.
Event and Convention Management
Lee’s employs two full time staff members–both have earned accredited college diplomas and many years of industry experience in the convention/event management sector.
Booking of bands, comedians, motivational speakers, magicians, DJ’s
We offer 24 hr. technical/event support. From basic to complex technical service to event assistance (balloons for a delegates birthday), you can count on us to come through for you and your clients.
Computers and Accessories
13 Laptops – Lee’s rental inventory includes laptops with a variety of formats. Our technicians are familiar with these different platforms and can often quickly find a solution if there is a technical glitch.
Desktop PC’S – We have several desktop PC’s. Some with Time Code Cards and removable ard drives.
Monitors – Many different sizes and types available.
Printers – HP printers available
Vinyl 24” sign plotter
Photocopiers – Stand alone double sided and self correlating copiers available.
Technical Support Crew
All technicians have comprehensive training and experience from schooling to seminars put on by industry leading manufacturers.
2 Electronic Technicians with 35 years experience in the field.
Multiple Sound Engineers
3 Lighting directors/Set designers
Multiple AV Technicians
1 Web Designer
1 3d graphics and digital effects specialist
2 Event and Convention Management Specialists
Woodworking Guru/Luthier with Wood Shop
Ticketed Welder/ 800sq ft Metal Fabrication Shop
Red Seal Electrician
Low Voltage Contractor
We are constantly upgrading and growing both individually and as an organization. We are proud to employ extremely competent and professional technicians and support staff. Being in business for 35 years, we know it is the ongoing education and solid hands on experience that makes our audio visual department a positive experience for both those who hire us and those who work for our company.
*Member of the Audio Engineering Society (society responsible for standardizing the audio industry)*
Here are some of our Certificates and Courses:
Fixed Entertainment Course
Crosby Training Program Foundation, Shackles, Clips, Hooks, Level 1B
JBL Tansducer Recone Course
Peavey Advanced Audio Seminar
Peavey Dealer Training Seminar
Electronics Technician Certificate
Audio Technica Wireless Course
Burtek Systems Course
Yamaha Audio course
Several Namm Courses Specific to our industry
First aid level 3
Low Voltage Contractor Certificate
TRANSPORTATION (Including Pick-up & Delivery)
Small Van (1/2 ton)
Permits & Fees
Technical Advisor and Supplier For:
Thompson Rivers University
City of Kamloops
City of Merritt
British Columbia Wildlife Park (Symphony of Lights)
Blazers Hockey Club
Westside Warriors Hockey Club
Many local churches and non profit organizations
Awards and Accomplishments
Top Service Provider 2008/09 Kamloops Chamber of Commerce
Top Retailer 2008/09 Kamloops Chamber of Commerce
Finalist (1 of 3) for the Chamber of Commerce Excellence in Service Award(2005).
Best Music Store and Lesson Dept. for the past 5 years from the Kamloops Daily News
Best Music Store 09 Off Center Magazine
Best Music Store 09 Thompson Life Magazine
Active community involvement: Lee’s won a first place prize for our “metal marching band” at the Santa Claus Parade 2007 and 2008
We have provided the AV needs for the largest music festival 60 days straight in BC for the last 10 years (Music in the Park)