VSV International acquires exclusive Benelux distribution of Turning Technologies products.

Kortrijk, 16 March 2006


VSV International is pleased to announce it has become the exclusive Benelux distributor of the unique Turning Technologies product range.


Turning Technologies LLC develops interactive response systems utilizing the latest software and hardware tools available and transforms them into state of the art applications for audience response. The company's flagship product, TurningPoint(R) Software and Responsive Innovations ResponseCard(R) (Keypads), integrate with Microsoft's PowerPoint(R) software, providing the most advanced combination of knowledge and technology currently available in the field of audience and student assessment. These tools will turn your meetings, lectures and conferences into interactive events by enabling you to receive instantaneous feedback from your audience at any time, anywhere.
Turning Technologies continuously develops the necessary content and applications to maximise the benefits of its products.
Gert Van Erum, Managing Director of VSV International comments:  "We are delighted with this agreement, which will allow us to complement our existing product offer in the AV solutions department. Particularly the SMART Board applications seem to be very fit for this purpose, both in the public and private market. This acquisition is illustrative of our goal to provide the latest technology for educational and business purposes, at very competitive prices."
Richard Neal, Vice President of International Distributions with Turning Technologies: "After exploring a number of possible partnerships, we decided to partner with VSV International because of their outstanding performance as a distributor of the other AV products in its range.
We are confident VSV International will prove to be the right choice for selling and renting Turning Technologies products, and we anticipate a similar explosive growth in the Benelux as in the United States, the United Kingdom and Canada."
This agreement once again confirms the leading position of VSV International as a distributor of integrated AV solutions in the Benelux.
For more information on the Turning Technologies products, visit www.turningtechnologies.com or www.vsvint.be
About VSV International
VSV International is a value added Benelux distributor of multi media products to AV- IT- and office trade and industry. Through a network of authorized dealers and partners, VSV sells a range of products and services and is the proud partner and distributor of SMART Technologies, NEC professional graphics, NEC view technologies and Turning Technologies.
VSV International is responsible for a turnover of € 17 million, has a combined staff of 17 employees and offices in Diest and Kortrijk in Belgium and Houten in the Netherlands. More information can be found on the respective websites: www.vsvint.be, www.smartboard.nl, www.turningtechnologies.com