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Chelsea Cafiero

Chelsea Cafiero is Senior Web Editor of CE Pro. She also manages the corresponding websites of sister publications Commercial Integrator, Security Sales & Integration, Campus Safety and Electronic House. Chelsea has previously covered politics, local news and consumer electronics. She joined the CE Pro family in 2012.

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Chelsea's Latest Posts

CinemaTech Opens Design Center and Showroom in Dania Beach, Florida

The new CinemaTech showroom will present ‘test seating’ and samples of all leather, fabric and materials available for personalized selection.

Chelsea Cafiero · June 14, 2017

No, You Can’t Compare Apple HomePod to Amazon Echo or Sonos

We’re comparing Apple to oranges. Here’s why Apple HomePod stands apart from its supposed competitors, Amazon, Google and Sonos.

Chelsea Cafiero · June 09, 2017

CE Pro Opens Entries for 2017 BEST Awards

Enter now for the 2017 BEST (Best Electronic Systems Technologies) Awards to have your product honored at CEDIA 2017. The final deadline is August 7.

Chelsea Cafiero · June 02, 2017

Lutron Opens European Experience Centre in London

The 6,300-square-foot showroom and education space includes a mix of Lutron light and blind control solutions for commercial, hospitality and residential use.

Chelsea Cafiero · June 01, 2017

Former CEDIA CEO Vin Bruno Joins Rayva Board

Two weeks after formally resigning as CEDIA president and CEO, Vin Bruno joins Rayva board of directors. Rayva provides turnkey, dedicated home theater packages.

Chelsea Cafiero · June 01, 2017

Origin Acoustics to Sponsor Queen of Hearts Benefit Concert at CEDIA 2017

Jeremy Burkhardt’s Origin Acoustics becomes diamond-level sponsor and joins HTSA, SurgeX, GoVision, SnapAV, Leon Speakers, Women in CT, One Firefly and others sponsoring the event.

Chelsea Cafiero · May 31, 2017

Beyond the Single-Family Home: Installing Elan Control in Jersey City High-Rise

Serious Audio Video expanded its understanding of home control and automation to install an Elan Entertainment & Control System with audio, video, lighting and security throughout the Cast Iron Lofts in Jersey City.

Chelsea Cafiero · May 19, 2017

Look Inside a Great Room Home Theater Design and Installation

Even techies need AV integrators. For this great room home theater, an informed homeowner called in Brandon Smith Audio Design to install a Digital Projection Insight 4K Laser Projector, Screen Innovations screen, Control4 control and Gelenec speakers with custom cabinetry.

Chelsea Cafiero · May 12, 2017

DIY Smart-Home System ‘Hive Welcome Home’ Brings Tiered Subscription Plans to U.S.

Hive Welcome Home combines a thermostat, lighting, plugs and sensors with a mobile app to offer a straight-to-consumer DIY smart-home system.

Chelsea Cafiero · May 11, 2017

Maui Villa Upgrades Security After Break-In, House Parties Destroy Home

A break-in at this Hawaii home destroyed an almost-finished lighting, shades, pool and climate installation. Integrator Eco High Fidelity had to start from scratch – this time including security too.

Chelsea Cafiero · May 09, 2017