Julie Jacobson Bio
Julie Jacobson
Co-Founder, EH Publishing / Editor-at-large, CE Pro

Julie Jacobson, recipient of the 2014 CEA TechHome Leadership Award, is co-founder of EH Publishing, producer of CE Pro, Electronic House, Commercial Integrator, Security Sales and other leading technology publications. She currently spends most of her time writing for CE Pro in the areas of home automation, security, networked A/V and the business of home systems integration. Julie majored in Economics at the University of Michigan, spent a year abroad at Cambridge University, earned an MBA from the University of Texas at Austin, and has never taken a journalism class in her life. She's a washed-up Ultimate Frisbee player currently residing in Carlsbad, Calif. Follow her on Twitter @juliejacobson. [More by Julie Jacobson]

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Former Core Brands SVP Dave Keller Joins Vantage Lighting Controls; Vantage Joins Azione (09.01.2015)
Prima Cinema to Use Independent A/V Reps for $35k Movie Server (08.31.2015)
Core Brands Launches Single E-Commerce Portal for A/V, Security, Home Automation, Central Vac (08.28.2015)
Plenty New at CEDIA 2015: Sonos Surprises, Home Automation, Core Brands, More (08.27.2015)
Control4 Appoints New CFO; Dan Strong to Take Advisory Role (08.25.2015)
Bay Audio Ceasing Operations; Ira Friedman Launches New Biz ‘Perfect Third’ (08.25.2015)
Homebuilder Business is Thriving for and Control4 Dealer (08.24.2015)
Nortek (NTK) Shares Spike Amid Reports it Could be Acquired by UTX (08.20.2015)
10 Tips & Warnings for Working with Production Home Builders (08.19.2015)
After Kickstarter: Amazon Launchpad is Live, and Novi Security is There (08.17.2015)
On-Q and NuVo Join the Independent Rep Movement (08.15.2015)
Nortek Q2 2015: CEO Touts AV, Security, Home Automation; Core Brands Improves (08.14.2015)
Planar to be Acquired by Chinese LED Maker Leyard for $157 Million (08.13.2015)
Target, Sears and the Trouble with Home Automation at Retail (08.11.2015)
Abode is Most Promising Security, Home Automation Solution in a Long Time (08.04.2015)
On Control4 (CTRL) Rise & Fall: The Trouble with Home Automation Analysts (08.03.2015)
Backlash Coming? Vizio IPO Not about TVs but Mining Customer Data (07.29.2015)
Replacing Savant’s LiteTouch Lighting Control System: How Much Will it Cost? (07.24.2015)
Bring Back the Smart Residential Gateway for Home Automation Success (07.24.2015)
Nest Webinar for CE Pros, July 29: Here’s What I’d Ask (07.23.2015)
CentraLite Making Home Automation Hub for Lowe’s Iris, But Who is Providing IoT Platform? (07.21.2015)
Door-to-Door Sales: Vivint Solar Acquired by SunEdison for $2.2 Billion (07.20.2015)
Outdoor TV Maker Joe Pantel is Back, Now with Kickstarter Project ‘Tracker Now’ (07.20.2015)
CE Pro Opines on IoT: Wink, Quirky, Savant, LiteTouch, Thread, AllSeen, Control4, (07.19.2015)
Wink Has Sold 300k Home Automation Hubs, But Biz is Dying; Whither the DIY Dream? (07.16.2015)
Connecticut Dealer C&T Gets Ahead of LiteTouch Situation; Promotes Home-Grown Lutron Replacement (07.15.2015)
Savant Kills LiteTouch; Lutron to the Rescue; Debating Hardwired Lighting Control (07.15.2015)
Marc Fisher Joins Origin Acoustics after 14 Years at Klipsch (07.14.2015)
Thread IoT Spec is Done; Qualcomm Joins Board; An AllSeen Alliance? (07.14.2015)
Crazy Home Automation Stocks: Control4 is Tanking, is Volatile (07.10.2015)