Suppliers Guide

CMI Communications
Contact: Eric DeYoung
Work Phone: 1-888-736-8264
Work Email:

Biography: CMI Communications has been providing superior audiovisual services for more than twenty-five years. The concept of our organization has been to change the audiovisual rental business from simply an equipment supplier to a full service convention and meeting company. This is evidenced by the fact that we are one of the country’s premier rental and staging provider for presentations that span the globe. We provide sound systems, stage lighting, graphics/video projection and complete production coordination, along with superior day to day audiovisual equipment and services, using the latest equipment and technology.Based in New York, CMI Communications has provided equipment and technical support in nearly every major city throughout the United States and Canada. We have traveled with clients to many overseas locations including Great Britain, Australia and Thailand. Our clients range from Fortune 500 companies to international and national associations.

Our professional staff have meeting and event presentation experience with both associations and corporate events. Our concept of exceptional service and presentation expertise have trained, motivated and entertained with the highest level of customer satisfaction.

We look forward to working with you to “Make Every Seat Count”.
Eric M. Smith

Industry Membership

ASAE    ESSAE    Infocomm    MPI     PCMA

While CMI is actively involved in supporting the above organizations on a national and state level, our staff members are also involved with Convention & Visitors Bureaus, Chambers of Commerce and Economic Development Agencies at the local level where they are based!

Visit Buffalo
Capital District Regional Office
Contact: Linda D’Agostino
PO Box 3772
Albany NY 12203
Work Phone: 518-456-5450
Work Email:

Biography: There has never been a better time to meet in Buffalo.
We feature the newly-renovated Buffalo Convention Center with 110,000 total square feet of flexible meeting space, surrounded by more than 1600 new or renovated hotel rooms; the nation’s 14th least expensive airport; 400 independently-owned restaurants serving everything from chicken wings to locally-sourced haute cuisine; and world-class nightlife, entertainment, art and architecture. Not enough for you? We also have Niagara Falls in our backyard.