With over 133,000 square feet of function space at the Sheraton Downtown Denver Hotel, meetings and events are our specialty. Knowing the importance that audio visual services play in the overall success of your event, the Sheraton Downtown Denver Hotel has formed a partnership with PSAV® Presentation Services
Since 1937 PSAV has been setting the stage in meeting, convention and special event production, offering the expertise to accommodate everything from intimate gatherings to large conventions. PSAV is a key element of our meeting services team, and always maintains a “going the extra mile” attitude to earn the customer’s loyalty. With their in-depth knowledge and understanding of the venue and an integrated approach with the hotel staff, you are ensured a seamless, worry-free environment. When you are looking for creativity, comfort and confidence, PSAV has the resources to transform your vision into reality. They will deliver the spectacular on every event, every time.
By selecting the Sheraton Downtown Denver Hotel as your destination of choice to produce your conference, meeting or event, you will gain the expertise and knowledge of PSAV’s on-site team of creative professionals with the experience and talent to stage the most dazzling events. From set-up to breakdown, PSAV serves your high-end production needs with a core group of highly skilled professionals utilizing our extensive in-house inventory of the very latest production technology. You will not find a more innovative group of audio visual specialists at any venue. Our team is with you every step of the way with assistance in theming, budgeting, pre-production, 3D CAD set design, staging and event direction.
Mobile Event App
PSAV’s innovative Web-based event app, Mobile Meeting Manager™ (M3), makes accessing itineraries and agendas fun, while also saving you time and money. With M3, attendees can use their smartphones and tablets to access meeting times, speaker biographies, information about other attendees, exhibitor lists and maps, and more, as well as using M3 to build a personal schedule.
The appearance and content of M3 are completely customizable, and our experienced, dedicated customer service team will take your content in any format and develop the app for you, saving you valuable time. Enjoy the “green” benefits of M3 and reduce printing and shipping costs, while eliminating reprints. You can even generate revenue by selling Banner Ads to sponsors and exhibitors. M3 works on most smartphones and tablets, and no downloading is required. Development of the app usually takes about a week, and revisions are easily made during the event and are automatically updated on attendees’ devices. Click here to learn more about M3, and experience the modern alternative to paper agendas!
The PSAV Team at the Sheraton Denver
Robin Sanders, Director of Audio Visuals
Robin Sanders has worked at PSAV for more than 13 years and has held a number of leadership positions, including Director of Sales, Director, Team Leader and Area Manager.
He studied digital media at the University of Advancing Technology in Tempe, AZ and is currently pursuing a graduate degree in business technology management at Regis University in Denver, CO. Robin is a licensed pilot and enjoys flying over the beautiful state of Colorado in his spare time.
Equipped with a wealth of experience, technical skills and management capabilities, Robin currently supports the audio visual sales and operations for the Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel.
Thierry Kennel, General Manager, Four Seasons Hotel Denver — "I recommend PSAV with peace of mind to any company needing any Sound, Lighting or AV for any function regardless of size. Truly commendable service and insightful people with the latest technology at their fingertips. Robin was instrumental in making sure cutting-edge audio and video technology was installed in our new state-of-the-art meeting rooms and ballrooms."
Bill Griffith, President, Sleeper 9 Films, Inc. — "I have worked with Robin Sanders in three separate occasions and he exemplifies customer service. He is professional, knowledgeable and cordial throughout the entire sales process and provides excellent leadership for his team that always helps me make my event a success. Of all the hotel AV staff that I deal with nationally, Robin is amongst the top echelon. He just gets our needs and even anticipates them."
Mike Case, General Manager, The Westin Westminster — "Robin has demonstrated great skill and leadership at our property.He makes sure that all of the client’s needs are taken care of by consistent communication and follow up.He has a very sales-oriented approach, which ensures that revenues are maximized at every opportunity.He is the consummate professional treating clients and coworkers alike with respect and we are lucky to have him on our property."
Jef Barr, Director of Operations
Jef Barr grew up in North Dakota but spent two exciting years in West Palm Beach, FL. He lived in Dallas and Houston for 15 years before coming to Denver. Jef joined the audio visual business 25 years ago in theater production at the age of 15 and has worked in the industry ever since. He provided light and sound for a band in south Florida and then received a degree in music and video business in Dallas. Jef has been with PSAV for nine years and is eager to apply his knowledge and skills to your event.
American Academy of Forensic Sciences — "Jef Barr did an outstanding job for our meeting events.With 23 individual meetings held in conjunction with our large meeting in the convention center, Jef kept on top of all of the orders and setup perfectly."
PDK International — "Jef represents PSAV with aplomb. He provided staff that displayed knowledge, courtesy and professionalism during our multimedia presentations and award ceremonies. The general sessions were our most visible events, and we have received comments that the sessions were better this year than ever before. And we agree."
Tyree Booker, Sales Manager
Tyree Booker was born and raised in Denver, Colorado. Playing football for 19 years afforded him the opportunity to obtain a degree in Mass Media/Communications, along with a minor in English. After college, Tyree began his professional career with Clear Channel Communications as the technical operator for 850 KOA Broadcasting Station, which covered the Denver Broncos, the Colorado Rockies and the University of Colorado football games. He held the position of technical producer for many of their drive-time and overnight shows.
After 10 years in radio, Tyree switched to the hospitality industry and started as an audio visual technician at the Denver Marriott City Center. He then transitioned to the Renaissance Denver Hotel as Director of Audio Visuals. In 2008, Tyree joined PSAV and currently serves as Sales Manager at the Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel.
Tyree has been married for seven years and has two boys, ages 6 and 7. In his spare time, he enjoys grilling and playing video games with his sons.
Boehringer Ingelheim — "Tyree Booker was particularly helpful and service oriented. Not to mention pleasant, and dedicated to the success of our event. Upon arrival, he had everything I ordered in advance memorized. He continued to follow through the entire week. Great job!"
Karen Veith, Sales Manager
Karen Veith graduated with an associate degree in Interior Design at Nicholls State University in Thibodaux, LA. Karen started her audiovisual career in 1998 with PSAV in New Orleans, LA. Karen worked as a sales manager at the Hyatt Regency New Orleans from January of 2005 to August (Katrina) until she moved to Denver in 2006. Karen joined the Hyatt Regency Denver team as a sales manager; in 2012, accepted a sales position at the Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel. Karen is an active member of MPI and serves on various volunteer committees for the Rocky Mountain Chapter of MPI. Karen enjoys skiing, animals, and traveling in her time away from work.
William (Mack) Alexander, US Department of Transportation —"Karen Veith, with PSAV, who provided support from Britta Van der Merwe, Tom Schaffer, Michael Haver, Patrick Boyle and Mitch Beede, were a valuable asset and contributed to the flawless execution of all of our presentations. Ms. Veith also worked tirelessly with us to keep our audiovisual requirement costs within our strict budget."
Jennifer Sorenson, March of Dimes — "Karen — Thanks so much for all of your help planning and setting up for our signature chef's auction. You and your team were amazing and truly helped us execute a fabulous event. I look forward to working with you on other events in the future."
Michelle Sie Whitten, Global Down Syndrome Foundation — "Dear Karen and Team, Than you for your support of the Be Beautiful Be Yourself Fashion Show! We are so grateful for all PSAV did to ensure the event was a success; you were wonderful."
Jason England, Sales Manager
Jason England, a native of San Diego, CA, joined PSAV in 1999 as a part-time technician and worked his way up to Director at the Hyatt Regency Mission Bay. Jason also managed the Business Center operations for the Hotel. Seven years ago, in need of a change, he and his wife, Jennifer, moved to Colorado. Today, they reside in the northwest suburb of Westminster. Most recently, he worked at the Hyatt Regency Denver at the Colorado Convention Center as a Sales Manager before moving to the Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel in December 2011.
Jason’s favorite leisure activities include photography, landscaping and hiking.
June and Emily, Capitol Services, Inc. — "Thank you so much for all of your help on the WTS 2012 annual conference. You were such a pleasure to work with and your attention to detail was greatly appreciated."
ACDA — "You were amazing. Thank you for all the extra flexibility and advice. You certainly helped us make a lot of music teachers very happy. We had a very inspirational weekend, and part of the credit goes to your help."
Matt Massaro, Assistant Director
Born and raised in Colorado, Matt Massaro joined the audio world at an early age. In high school, he participated in many freelance audio projects and qualified for the state of Colorado’s DECA business and marketing competitions. In 2005, after graduating from high school, he moved to Tempe, AZ to attend the Conservatory of Recording Arts & Sciences. After college, Matt moved to southern California and completed an internship with a recording studio. While living in California, he worked for a marketing firm and simultaneously created various audio and video projects in his spare time. In 2006, Matt moved back to Colorado and worked part-time for a mobile DJ company as well as for PSAV. In 2008, he became a full-time employee for PSAV and has worked at five Denver Hotels, including the Hyatt Regency Denver at the Colorado Convention Center, the JW Marriott Denver Cherry Creek, and currently the Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel.
EERC — “Matt, thank you so much for all you have done to make sure all of our AV for the PCOR annual meeting ran smoothly. Your staff was really helpful and I appreciate everything!”
Nick Monks, Assistant Director
Nick Monk possesses a vast amount of experience in the fields of audio and customer service. As the son of a serviceman, he enjoyed exposure to different cultures in the United States and around the world. After graduating from the Conservatory of Recording Arts & Sciences, he moved to Los Angeles, where he worked closely with clients to record voiceover for video games, audio books for best-selling authors and commercial broadcasts for leading airlines. Since returning to his native Denver, he writes music and enjoys the outdoors.
Rachel Weinstein, Grant Thornton — "I cannot say enough about working with PSAV and in particular Tyree Booker and Nick Monks. Tyree helped me plan for a very elegant evening and made sure that everything would be consistent with the theme we were going for. I could not have been more pleased with how our event went and it made it SO much more enjoyable to work with such great people!!"
Talon Jones, Technical Director
Talon Jones remained in his native state of Colorado to attend the Metropolitan State College of Denver. He worked through school as an audio engineer for theater. After gaining experience in the Denver theater scene, he began a touring musical career. Most of his technical experience comes from spending almost three years on the road handling various positions of the technical world, including audio, lighting and rigging. In 2009, he settled back in Denver and began working with PSAV, where he now oversees all technical aspects and production of events at the Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel. Talon also handles all Information Technology for PSAV in the Rocky Mountain Region. Some of the notable companies he has completed productions for include the White House Communications Agency, Global Airport Cities, Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce, Craig Hospital, Colorado Symphony Orchestra, and Sleeper 9 Films.
Arrupe Jesuit High School — “Talon and his team did a great job executing the event and the AV was flawless”
Colorado Legacy Foundation — “Tyree and Talon were exceptional employees to work with!”
NRECA — “Tyree was awesome, Talon Jones, Tim Santos, Matt Massaro were all awesome!!! Thanks for all your help during our event.”
Will Ream, Technical Director
As a graduate of the University of Alabama, Will Ream majored in telecommunication and film. Will has worked in the production field for about 10 years. Growing up, Will spent much of his time taking apart, fixing and tinkering with electronics.
After starting with PSAV in February 2008, he has moved up the ranks from a part-time technician to Technical Director. Will has been a member of the Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel team since its opening in August 2008 and is well versed in the property and its technical capabilities.
Some of Will’s most notable production clients at the Sheraton include the Democratic National Convention, Volkswagen, Arcadis, IRS, the White House, Disabled American Veterans, Chrysler and the Colorado Symphony Orchestra.
Will specializes in video projection, switching, post-production and the overall production of flawless events.
When not working, Will enjoys the Colorado way of life, spending time outdoors motorcycling, fishing, biking and skiing.
US Army Corps of Engineers — "Will Ream and the staff at this location FAR EXCEEDED any of my expectations. Words cannot express my gratitude for the high level of customer service and professionalism that these gentlemen displayed throughout the week. They anticipated our needs."
Alina King, Audio Visual Concierge
Alina King graduated from the University of Mississippi with a major in radio/television broadcast journalism and minors in English and public relations. Upon graduation, she pulled up her Mississippi roots and headed West to the beautiful state of Colorado. Alina lived in Aspen for four years where she produced two television shows, Showcase Aspen and TV Aspen News and reported and produced on-air ski and weather reports for Resort Sports Network TV and the 5 p.m. radio news for KUUR FM radio. After taking full advantage of Aspen’s mountain lifestyle, she moved to Denver. In 2010, she began her career with PSAV as the Audio Visuals Concierge for the Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel. Regardless of her job title, Alina’s main focus has always been impeccable customer service.
In her spare time, Alina loves cooking, entertaining, skiing, mountain biking, camping, practicing yoga, and listening to live music.
Geoff Jumpsen, Suncor Energy Inc. — "Alina, thank-you very much for looking after our small party on Wednesday and Thursday last week.You ensured we had all working AV equipment and communications, which enabled our meetings to be so productive. I appreciate the high levels of attention you provided in making our discussions as successful as they were. Thank-you again."
Treesa Bridgewater, PACCAR — "Please recognize Alina King. She was absolutely awesome. Very professional, very efficient and wonderful to work with. Always right there if I needed anything. Thank you for a wonderful experience and the wonderful job that you did."