Board of Directors

A-Vu is priviledged to have a serving Board of Directors with a depth and breadth of experience encompassing healthcare administration, healthcare law, broadband services, technology development, venture fund-raising and new business development. Their indiviidual contributions to economic growth, community infrastructure development and particularly healthcare management have had considerable positive impact at local, state and national levels.

John Horty, Director

Mr. Horty is managing partner of the law firm of Horty, Springer & Mattern, P.C. in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

He is the President and Editor of Horty Springer publications: ACTION KIT for Hospital Law, ACTION KIT for Hospital Trustees, and Medical Staff Leader Handbook Online Resource. He is past Chair of the Board of Directors of St. Francis Central Hospital in Pittsburgh and of St. Francis Hospital, also in Pittsburgh.

Mr. Horty also serves as Chair of the Estes Park Institute of Englewood, Colorado, a nonprofit corporation that presents educational programs for health care executives, physician leaders and trustees.

He is a past member of the Board of the Hospital Council of Western Pennsylvania, the Hospital Association of Pennsylvania and of the Board of Mercy Hospital and Mercy Health Care System in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

Mr. Horty has an A.B. degree from Amherst College and an LL.B. degree from Harvard Law School.

Our Vision

By enabling healthcare providers and combining access to telemedicine, entertainment and communication services through a simplified remote and a set-top box, A-Vu Media is challenging the complexity of multimedia access and leading the way for its customers to remain independent, yet fully connected to loved ones, care providers and the entertainment content they enjoy without the frustration of complex menus and tiny controls with too many buttons.