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Sept 2019
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PROJECT SPOTLIGHT

Activu/City of Mesa

Location : Mesa, Arizona

About the project: To better protect citizens of the 10th largest metro area in the U.S. natural distastes, accidents and other threats, Activu and Immedia worked together to modernize the Mesa Emergency Operations Center(EOC) through upgrades to the following systems: Audio, Video, Control, & Video Conferencing.

Notable Technologies: Video walls, additional LCD displays, shareable video sources throughout the EOC, microphones and in-ceiling speakers, video conferencing, video sources from remote locations(remote workstations, displays, videos from command vans, aerial vehicles, remote police camera's, etc.) could be viewed in the EOC.

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TECH UPDATES

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Read the full blog for how Immedia can impact your IoT

MEET THE TEAM

Kelly LaRose Krall
Purchasing Agent
What do you do in this position?
I purchase equipment for each project and ensure timely delivery of inventory.
What is on your personal/professional wishlist for the next 5 years?
To grow with Immedia and play a bigger role in their success.
Describe your last random act of kindness:
Helping a young mother travelling alone run through the airport with 3 small children and 2 car seats in order to not miss her flight.
Before working at Immedia, what was the most unusual or interesting job you've ever had?
I was the Purchasing Manager for a chocolate manufacturer.
What are your 3 words to describe Immedia?
Passionate, Determined, Innovative
What are your core values and can you briefly describe how they can impact Immedia’s mission.
My core values center around respect and integrity. I treat everyone with kindness and respect and treat them the way I would want to be treated. I’m honest and fair and hold myself responsible for my actions. I’m dependable and will always go above and beyond what is asked of me. I feel these core values help Immedia’s mission by building a positive culture within this organization which propels our team members to create lasting impressions on our Clients and success of their projects.
How does Immedia's vision affect your own life?
Immedia’s vision drives me to keep up with the latest technology and manufacturers in order to provide resources to meet the changing needs of this industry.