Johannesburg Management Team
What we do
Craftsmanship, Quality, and Professionalism _
audiovisual design & integration (avdi) is a tailored corporate audiovisual solutions specialist. We design integrated communication and presentation systems, commission it with the greatest care and manage it throughout it's life cycle.
We specialize in audio visual;
installation life cycle management,
equipment servicing and repair,
service Level Agreements (SLA) for on site and remote system support,
ad hoc repairs and maintenance of equipment,
"The evolution of communication"
Francois du Plessis
Founder & Managing Director
Francois is our founder and business manager. He is a highly experienced and knowledgeable Audio Visual specialist having worked in the corporate integration and staging markets since 2001 in the United Kingdom, United Arab Emirates and South Africa.
Francois is adept at managing in-house responsibilities as well as being hands on with project deliverables. In addition he prides himself in providing comprehensive customer support.
Leanne du Plessis
Leanne is a seasoned Financial Manager in the Audio Visual market.
Having worked for companies such as IncBrook Audio Visual (2002 - 2015) she has gained the respect and trust of both customers and her peers.
Her ability to interact with customers and ensure that what is promised is delivered on time is second to none. She further manages our financial obligations as only a true professional could.
Sandy joined AVDI in 2018 as HR Manager for both Johannesburg and Cape Town offices.
With her extensive experience she guides and manages the overall provision of Human Resources services, policies, and programs for the company.
As part of the Senior Management Team she is responsible to meet the needs of the companies' workforce management.
Bernard is a well know and respected Audio Visual Installation Specialist.
Completely hands on he approaches each project with the utmost diligence and leaves nothing to chance.
Having completed numerous installation projects for customers such as PPC Cement, Oxford University Press, Distell, KWV and Auditor General South Africa Bernard and his team is a welcome sight on any customer site.
Megan joined AVDI in 2019 as Services Manager.
Megan and her team is responsible for all Service Level Agreement (SLA) contract fulfillment as well as ad hoc preventative maintenance of installed audio visual solutions.
Service delivery execution is exceptional with Megan keeping a tight rain on support call resolution more than often well within the Service level Agreement (SLA) specified time frames.
Peter is a seasoned Project Manager having been instrumental in delivering multiple large scale audio visual and IT projects during his career stretching over the past 15-years.
Working hand in hand with Bernard and his Team Peter ensures equipment and deliverables are where it should be, when it should be.
With a dedicated hands on approach your project is sure to be managed in a professional and competent manner.
Cape Town Management Team
Francois du Bois
Branch Manager & Director
Francois is a seasoned industry expert specializing in disciplines such as CCTV, access control and fire detection and suppression system design and integration.
Whilst fairly new to the audio visual industry he has a well experienced and dedicated technical team that has proven their ability in delivering large scale project roll-outs for nationally based clients.
Brandon is our resident jet setter. His passion is live events although he is pretty handy with a soldering iron on a installation site.
Comfortable managing a small corporate event or a large live show, Brandon is the pillar of strength when others fold under pressure.
When you have Brandon and his team supporting your event you are assured of the flawless execution of your audio visual requirements.
Jessica de Lange
Jessica manages our Cape Town office and is essential in supporting Branch Manager Francois du Bois.
Taking full responsibility for all Cape Town administrative and financial functions Jessica has proven herself to be a integral part of our Management Team.
Audiovisual Design & Integration is a registered vendor with the South African Revenue Service and has obtained a valid VAT, PAYE and Income Tax number.
To view our current Tax Clearance Certificate please click on the SARS Compliance Logo.
Occupational Health and safety is a fundamental part of any business and avdi commits to providing a safe environment to its employees, clients and the to the public. This is achieved by integrating safety into all of our operations and activities, while at the same time ensuring specific procedures are in place such as property documentation and risk analysis reporting.
avdi commits to continually improving and strengthening its OH&S procedures and leading by example in the area of occupational health and safety.
AVIXA™ is the Audiovisual and Integrated Experience Association, producer of InfoComm trade shows around the world, co-owner of Integrated Systems Europe, and the international trade association representing the audiovisual industry.
AVIXA members create integrated AV experiences that deliver outcomes. AVIXA is a hub for professional collaboration, information, and community, and the leading resource for AV standards, certification, training, market intelligence and thought leadership.