Scott Lazarus, President
President Scott Lazarus has been a leader in the commercial contract furniture business for over 30 years. During the past few years, as audiovisual systems have become an integral part of business environments, Scott has become aware of the need for a high quality firm which addresses a client’s needs from a consultative approach, and then delivers reliable, easy to use business tools.
Tom Peters, CTS, General Manager
Tom Peters, a 34 year veteran of the commercial audiovisual systems business teamed with Scott to found SybaTek. Tom is a Past President of InfoComm, was named Integrator of the Year in 2012 and has run several AV companies during his career. Tom brings unique experience, technical knowledge and business acumen for the benefit of our clients. Tom has developed Quality Management Systems (QMS) which ensure SybaTek systems work as promised when promised.
Jason Ferguson, Account Executive
Mr. Ferguson brings a wealth of industry and general business knowledge to SybaTek, both academically and first hand. His MBA and Master’s in Management enable him to analyze his customer’s Audio Visual needs and deliver the correct solution by considering both technical and business requirements. Mr. Ferguson has over 15 years of experience solving technical problems both as a Marine Corps Communications Officer and as a Sales Manager and Strategic Account representative within the Audio Visual industry. His leadership, integrity, and accountability make him an equally knowledgeable and reliable Account Executive.
Vincent Boccio, Account Executive
With 20+ years of consultative sales, high level negotiations and business development experience, Vincent Boccio has mapped out a successful sales career consulting businesses large and small. At SybaTek, Vincent uses his knowledge and experience gleamed from the world of IT and Telecommunications to the AV industry where he assists businesses in need of expanding their audio and visual communication platforms. He has successfully engaged and negotiated deals with companies such as Goodyear, BP Oil Refinery, Molina Healthcare, EMCOR Services / Avis Budget Group, Continental Data Graphics, 4-Wheel Parts Corporation, The Abbey Company, Piedmont Reality, Funai Corporation, Verizon Enterprise Solutions and Raytheon etc.
Roger Huncovsky, Director of Technical Services
Thirty-five years in the technology business, twenty-nine years in professional AV. From live event management and system installation for corporate trade shows, system design, installation and implementation for live stage productions, concert venues and houses of worship to commercial and residential AV integration, Roger has the background to successfully engineer, manage, commission and document, our systems. He embodies the SybaTek culture of delivering exceptional customer service and systems that work on day one and on day 1000.
Jeffery Kaylor, Sr. Sales Engineer
Jeffrey has been involved in the Audio/Video Integration field for over 40 years. He has worked for such international firms as Walt Disney Imagineering, Pierce-Phelps and AEI Music. Jeffrey also owned and operated the award winning D&E firm, A/V Design Company. Roles have included systems engineering and design as well as project management on numerous multi-million dollar projects. At SybaTek, Jeffrey is responsible for large system design, production engineering and peer review of designs completed by other designers.
Fernando Rico, CTS Sr. Sales Engineer
With nearly three decades in technology, Fernando’s varied communications background includes nine years in AV where he has been responsible for system design, sales support, and operation management, 19 years in the telecommunications industry in landline transmission design and cellular RF operations and management. His experience working with internal and external project stakeholders has shaped his work ethic as an enthusiastic collaborator and champion of win-win results.
Greg Brown, CTS-D, CTS-I Systems Engineer
Greg’s experience began 30 years ago as an electronics technician onboard a US Navy submarine. He went on to work in the cable and television world and ran his own business. Greg comes to SybaTek from UCLA where, for 18 years, he was involved in the design, build, and installation of AV systems in classrooms, auditoriums, and other venues across campus. Active in InfoComm, he has worked as both a presenter and an instructor. He holds both the CTS-D and CTS-I certifications.
Michael Swanson, System Engineer
A Crestron master programmer with 16 years of programming experience, Swanson was Crestron certified in May of 2002. Prior to joining the staff at SybaTek, Swanson ran his own software company providing Crestron software solutions to many AV integration companies across the country. The key to his company’s success was his ability to provide intuitive user interfaces to allow users of differing levels of technical ability to easily use presentation systems of complex design.
John Costanza, Installation Manager
John has worked in the AV integration industry for over 30 years. He understands many aspects of the business and is particularly specialized in field operations and all phases of construction. His experience in this area has honed his ability to proactively identify issues and address them well before they become significant problems. He is well versed working with customers, colleagues, and partner trades to deliver successful projects on time and within budget.