AVAD Spreads Holiday Cheer through Inaugural Gift Drive

Big Brothers Big Sisters children across North America benefit from the success of Distribute a Smile

Los Angeles, Calif. - December 30, 2015 - AVAD LLC, North America's leading provider of solutions to the residential and commercial custom installation markets, announces the success of their inaugural holiday gift drive, "Distribute a Smile," to support Big Brothers Big Sisters locations across the United States and Canada.

AVAD had the opportunity to bring smiles to many faces through the generous donations of dealers and vendors alike after raising nearly $3,000.00 of cash donations and over 430 gift items collected through "Distribute a Smile." Dealers had the opportunity to donate items to their local AVAD branch or online from December 7th to December 18th and receive exclusive deals from participating vendors, such as Calrad, Current Audio, HEOS by Denon, Key Digital, MartinLogan, Nest, Niles, Panamax, Peerless, PROconnect, and WyreStorm.

Following Distribute a Smile, donations were taken to Big Brothers Big Sisters locations throughout North America to benefit children during the holiday season. For more than 100 years, Big Brothers Big Sisters has operated under the belief that every child has the ability to succeed and thrive in life. As the nation's largest donor and volunteer supported mentoring network, Big Brother Big Sisters strives to provide children facing adversity with strong and enduring, professionally support one-to-one relationships that change their lives for the better.

"We are so pleased with the large success of our inaugural holiday gift drive and we extend a big thanks to each of our participating dealers and vendors," said Lei Lei Trock, senior marketing manager at AVAD. "The holiday season is a time for giving and we enjoyed hosting our gift drive to benefit a great cause. Again, we are thankful and appreciate the large amount of support from our participating vendors and dealers - without them this would not have been possible."

For more information on AVAD please visit http://www.avad.com in the U.S. or http://www.avadcanada.ca in Canada. Connect with AVAD on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube for news on the latest promotions and news.

AVAD is an industry-leading provider of solutions to the residential and commercial custom installation markets. As an Ingram Micro company, AVAD provides integrators access to the industry's top products and integrated solutions for video, audio, lighting control, content management, whole-home and business automation, as well as digital signage and design services. AVAD offers the broadest consumer electronics, home and business automation portfolio in North America. Further differentiating its services, AVAD invests in the business tools, technical support and services integrators need to grow their businesses, including the fully transactional AVAD Mobile smartphone application providing integrators on-the-go access to AVAD products and value-added tools. With 23 locations throughout North America, AVAD offers local, hands-on access to the latest products and trainings, as well as free support services including system design and technical support.

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