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The Data Projections Story: Crafting AV Excellence

In 1987, Linda and Bill Zaleski founded Data Projections, which focused solely on selling overhead projectors from their home. Over 35 years later, their home business has become a leader in the AV solutions industry.

DPI is like a family. I've seen folks start their careers with DPI and done great things for our industry either here or elsewhere. We hire and develop quality individuals. DPI truly cares about their employees.”

Serving Austin, Dallas, Houston, Lubbock and San Antonio

Data Projections offers much more than comprehensive and modern audio visual solutions. We also offer our clients the ability to connect with others, collaborate in innovative ways, and simplify even the most technically complex processes. What we offer is greater efficiency and impact, using the best tools and minds the industry can produce.

Our foundation has always been our people, and Data Projections invests heavily in them. Our team is extensively trained and experienced and works to fully understand every client's needs in order to provide a customized solution. This approach allows Data Projections to craft creative and intuitive solutions that can be scaled to any degree, which is why we are a trusted partner among several Fortune 1000 companies, educational institutions, and governmental facilities.

We aren't just an equipment seller or a consultant. We aim to provide total support throughout the lifetime of every project, ensuring that our client's needs are met on a daily basis.

Our dedication has earned notice and accolades from many in the industry, and Data Projections has been ranked a top 50 integrator for more than ten years running by industry organizations. We are ready to put our expertise and resources to work for any institution ready to modernize its audio visual technology.


Portrait of Data Projections President, Matthew Zaleski

Matthew Zaleski, President

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Matthew Zaleski


Portrait of Data Projections President, Matthew Zaleski

Matthew Zaleski has been involved in the A/V industry for over 30 years, and his family has been involved for much longer. Matthew started at Data Projections as a salesman in 1991, and as President, he oversees every aspect of the company, including maintaining relationships with partners and manufacturers. Under Matthew's guidance, Data Projections has cemented its position as a leader in the A/V integrator industry, especially in Texas. It's this commitment to the area, as well as top-notch people at Data Projections, that makes it a top firm, according to Matthew. He takes pride in leading these people as they accomplish some of the most innovative projects an integrator can offer.

Matthew attended both the University of Houston and Texas Tech University, so he is a native Texan through and through. When he's not meeting with partners or clients or overseeing operations at Data Projections, he enjoys attending family sporting events and working on his golf game.

Portrait of Data Projections VP of Operations, Megan Stasio

Megan Stasio, Vice President of Operations

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Megan Stasio

Vice President of Operations

Portrait of Data Projections VP of Operations, Megan Stasio

Megan Stasio joined Data Projections in 2010. Three years later, she stepped into the role of Vice President of Operations while maintaining oversight over HR and Administration as well. She's up for the challenge and has enjoyed the quick pace and deep thinking that her position entails. Her background is in telecommunications, making her transition to A/V technology a natural one. She was drawn to Data Projections specifically for its people-focused culture and commitment to community and partnerships. It's this culture that Megan emphasizes in everything she does with the company.

In addition to linking all of Data Projections' departments together, Megan plays an essential role as someone who is always reviewing the company's processes. In this role, Megan challenges Data Projections to always improve on its already high standards.

Megan graduated from the University of Texas, which is a cause of some consternation between her and her Aggie husband. Together, they have four children. Outside of work, family is her top priority, and she cherishes the time she shares with them.

Portrait of Data Projections VP of Sales, Kris Begnaud

Kris Begnaud, Vice President of Sales

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Kris Begnaud

Vice President of Sales

Portrait of Data Projections VP of Sales, Kris Begnaud

Kris Begnaud got his start in the A/V industry just one year out of college, transitioning from insurance to a field he could be passionate about. He joined Data Projections in 1993 as a salesperson in Houston, a time when Data Projections was still largely an equipment provider. Kris' role has grown with the company, and is currently the Vice President of Sales. Kris' goal is to ensure every partner and vendor is given dedicated attention. One moment, he may be overseeing an integration to ensure it is executed to the numbers, and the next he may be consulting with a manufacturer to discuss new products.

Kris takes pride in the relationships he has forged with Data Projections' partners, and believes that the company's commitment to its partners and its people are what sets it apart.

Kris graduated from the University of Texas in 1992 and is a self-proclaimed sports encyclopedia. When he does have free time, he spends it with Bailey, his wife of over 20 years, and his three children.

Portrait of Data Projections VP of Engineering and Technology, Jim Scalise

Jim Scalise, Vice President of Engineering and Technology

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Jim Scalise

Vice President of Engineering and Technology

Portrait of Data Projections VP of Engineering and Technology, Jim Scalise

Jim Scalise has been in the audiovisual industry for more than 30+ years. Jim started at Data Projections in 2022 as Vice President of Engineering and Technology. His role as the technical leader for the company includes overseeing and supporting the engineering and technology direction, standards, people, and processes. Jim also oversees the Dallas office as General Manager.

Jim brings technical and business expertise to his position from his many roles throughout his career in Engineering and Management. Jim has had many industry and manufacturer certifications over his career in the AV Technology industry.

Jim received a BS in electronic engineering technology from the School of Engineering at California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, where he also met his wife. Outside of work Jim enjoys playing golf and spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren.

Portrait of Data Projections VP of Finance, Travis Corgey

Travis Corgey, Vice President of Finance

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Travis Corgey

Vice President of Finance

Portrait of Data Projections VP of Finance, Travis Corgey

Travis Corgey joined Data Projections in 2018 as Vice President of Finance. In this role, he oversees Data Projection’s Finance, Accounting, and IT activities. Coming from a background in technical professional services, Travis found it logical transition to A/V technology. Analytical and driven to increase enterprise value, he is always looking for ways to optimize costs and support revenue growth. Travis enjoys the people-focused culture at Data Projections.

Travis graduated from Tulane University with a Master of Finance degree, and also graduated from the University of Houston with MBA and BS degrees. Outside of work, Travis enjoys outdoor activities and spending time with his wife and two children.

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