After earning his BA in broadcasting and electronic communication from Marquette University, John Purvey began his broadcast and AV career in 1993 as a production assistant for WDJT-TV in Milwaukee, moving up the ranks to director and segment producer. Joining Video Images in 1996, John gained sales experience as an account manager. He also held sales positions at Sony Electronics and NVision prior to joining Belden in 2011. In his role as sales engineer, John manages Belden’s cable and infrastructure business within the Greater Chicago area and central region. He was named a national account manager for Professional Systems Network International (PSNI), a network of independent broadcast and AV communications systems integrators. He also serves as a member of the Society of Motion Picture & Television Engineers.