Digital Signage Federation® Announces
Award of the 2018 Educator of the Year

Warrenton, VAThe Digital Signage Federation® (DSF), the only independent not-for-profit trade organization serving the digital signage industry is pleased to announce that the first DSF Educator of the Year award has been given to Alan C. Brawn, principal of Brawn Consulting. The award was given at the Digital Signage Expo APEX awards ceremony on March 28, 2018, in Las Vegas, Nevada.  DSF Vice Chairman, Spencer Graham, who is Real Digital Media’s Business Development Manager for Higher Education, NA, presented the award.

Mr. Graham announced that the inceptive award would be given to Alan Brawn, a founder and former Chairman of the Digital Signage Federation.  Future nominees for the award will have a proven track record of regularly presenting courses, seminars, educational sessions, articles, white papers, webinars and or other learning opportunities which promote a professional industry.  Mr. Graham said that “Alan has exemplified dedication to the craft of professional teaching and sharing of knowledge.  Through structured instruction to thoughtful whitepapers he exemplifies what it means to give of oneself to others.”

Mr. Graham also announced that the DSF Board of Directors has declared that hereafter the award will be referred to as the DSF Alan C. Brawn Educator of the Year award.

Mr. Brawn is principal with Brawn Consulting, an audio-visual consulting, training, educational development, and market intelligence company with national exposure to major manufacturers and integrators in the industry.  Brawn Consulting develops and runs the Digital Signage Experts Group’s certification programs.  Brawn is also a frequent speaker at industry events and is a prolific writer within the AV and digital signage industries.

About Digital Signage Federation®:

DSF®’s Mission is to support and promote the common business interests of the world-wide digital signage, interactive technologies and the digital out-of-home network industries. The DSF® is a not-for-profit independent voice of the digital signage industry reflecting the diversity of its membership. It promotes professional recognition through certifications, continuing education, conferences, publications, and presentations offered by the DSF® and affiliate groups. It provides regulatory advocacy to leverage the collective strength of members and represent their interests at the higher levels of government and the community. The DSF® provides leadership and networking opportunities focused on building a strong foundation for the advancement of the digital signage industry. For more information, visit www.digitalsignagefederation.org.