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Julie Jacobson (Posted on 08/26/15, 12:02 PM)
Whoah there. Who among us hasn’t suffered business setbacks—sometimes of the catastrophic variety? Does that make the proprietor an evil person? There are many things we do not know and should reserve judgment until…
Peter Hoagland (Posted on 08/25/15, 08:42 PM)
The headline reads “Production Builders Embracing Tech Again”. When did they embrace it the first time?
Chris E (Posted on 08/25/15, 07:57 PM)
Are you kidding me. If you have a credit you loose it or you have to buy a product that has no warranty. You would have to be an idiot to do business with this guy!!!!  Nice way of doing business imagine if we sold a big job and then…
Keith G (Posted on 08/25/15, 07:27 PM)
Thank god I know who NOT to buy from. I’m not going to honor anything I sold you in the past but please buy from me in the future! That’s what I call a f*&k you if I’ve ever heard one. There are some total…
Happily retired (Posted on 08/25/15, 06:24 PM)
Could (Will) IT Eat A/V VAR’s for Lunch ??? Only if AV VAR’s give up! I have just retired from the professional AV integration world after 45 uninterrupted years being involved at one time or another at almost every…
John (Posted on 08/25/15, 03:55 PM)
Nothing says F U to a client like… I’m sorry your “Lifetime Warranty” was just a Joke!  Nothing shows commitment to dealers like… “I’m going to shut down that business and start another, so I…
Shiri (Posted on 08/25/15, 02:22 PM)
I am not surprised, I tried contacting Bay Audio / Live Wall several times a year or two ago and no one ever got back to me, so I bought equipment from Sonance.
Julie Jacobson (Posted on 08/25/15, 11:45 AM)
I dunno, Joe S. Don’t you shudder when it storms? (error fixed ... thanks!)
Julie Jacobson (Posted on 08/25/15, 10:22 AM)
Good luck with the new venture, Ira.
Joe S. (Posted on 08/25/15, 09:16 AM)
Storm shudders? Really?  I think you meant storm shutters.
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