Director UC - Crestron
Jimmy Vaughan currently holds the position of Director of UC solutions at Crestron Electronics. As Director of UC, Jimmy is responsible for making sure the vision of the engineering team at Crestron reaches both Crestron dealers and end customers. Jimmy has been with Crestron for over 17 years and continues the tradition of quality engineering that Crestron has been known for the past 40 years. Jimmy’s other roles at Crestron have included Technical Product Manager. Advanced Technical Support Engineer and Support Manager for Microsoft Solutions.
Prior to working for Crestron, Jimmy was an award-winning television and web producer for the World Wrestling Federation, MTV, Geraldo and Inside Edition to name a few. As a Semester at Sea alum (S93), Jimmy has an extensive history of travel and has sailed the circumference of the earth while visiting over 27 countries. Outside of Crestron Jimmy is an avid drone pilot while also giving his time to help many animal rescue non-profits.
Jimmy has taught at Crestron Masters for the past 15 years and his classes are always well attended both for his unique role in AV/IT/UC and his personality when presenting. He prefers his sessions be an interactive session encouraging people to start questions and dialog about the topics taught.