Company Overview



At the forefront of the Audiovisual industry for more than forty years, IRELEM specializes in the sales, hire and installation of audiovisual equipment and integrated systems, including audio equipment, projectors, plasma & LCD screens, videoconferencing systems, digital signage networks...

The IRELEM customer list includes universities, hospitals, government departments, military establishments and public sector organizations, corporate clients... in the eastern part of France.

Since 1973 IRELEM team, towards satisfying its customers, tries its best to establish close relationships with its clients by assisting them in choice of audiovisual equipment that best achieve their objectives.IRELEM has built its reputation on the spirit of excellence of our professional staff as well as our reactivity and availability.​

IRELEM has built its reputation on the spirit of excellence of our professional staff as well as our reactivity and availability.​

The head office is situated in Chalon-sur-Saône
IRELEM operates over 4 branches​: Lyon, Dijon, Paris and Besançon​

Our turnover,  around € 11,2 million in 2018, is constantly increasing.


Our Head Office
Irelem Dijon
Our branch in Burgundy since 1990
Irelem Lyon
Our branch in Rhône-Alpes since 2010
Irelem Besançon
Our branch in Franche-Comté since 2012
Irelem Paris
Our branch in Ile de France since 2015

Our story

RELEM is a company created in 1973 by two audio-visual enthusiasts, Jean Vient and Jean Claude Machuron, both specialist in sound technologies. In December 2008 Hervé Joffre purchased IRELEM.

Hervé Joffre holds an MBA  from the Metz Graduate School of Business. Previously, he has developed videoconfering department in Lyon for the French Integrator Genedis. Hervé Joffre has more than 10 years’ experience in the audio visual and video collaboration industry.

As President/CEO of IRELEM, Hervé Joffre is now responsible for developing the overall strategy and vision for IRELEM.

"Forward-looking organisations are turning to powerful audiovisual technologies to change the way they communicate and interact"​ says Hervé Joffre, as he breathes new life​ into IRELEM.



Technical Team

Our Technical Team, composed of graduate technicians in electronics and audio-visual, ensure local installation and services throughout the East of France​.

15 technicians perform quality installations in France and abroad
1 maintenance department provide repair, maintenance and troubleshooting of your equipment
​1 HOTLINE (Technical support): the telephone is answered in both French and English in order to provide  a first level solution

IRELEM technicians receive regular training and are certified by major manufacturers in the pro-AV industry.


Partners and Certifications

We have developed a network of strategic partners comprising of the world’s most exciting manufacturers and innovative technology providers.
Leading industry accreditations recognise solution providers that have achieved the highest level of technical expertise and customer service.