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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

The One Thing You’re Not Training Your Customer Service Team

70% of customer service experience is rooted in emotional intelligence. That means this one type of training could directly affect your bottom line.

Chelsea Cafiero · December 09, 2016

Thinking of Selling Your Business? Do These 5 Things to Increase Value

Your business’s inherent worth is made up of three things: present value of cash flows, expected growth and recurring revenue.

Chelsea Cafiero · December 01, 2016

Integrator Works with DIY Homeowner to Install RTI Control, Sonos

RTI control meets Sonos audio in an unlikely but complimentary marriage when a Canadian homeowner with a flare for DIY hires integrator Onyx Audio to perform the installation.

Chelsea Cafiero · December 01, 2016

Sony Invests in Immersive Audio, Simulates Home Theater with Mix Stage

Sony Pictures Post Production Services’ new dub stage is equipped to master feature film and TV in Dolby Atmos, Auro-3D and other immersive sound formats.

Chelsea Cafiero · November 25, 2016

Holiday Season Could Mark Shift in 4K TV Consumer Base

Growing consumer interest in 4K UHD TVs and streaming media players indicates impending shift from early adopter to mass market audience.

Chelsea Cafiero · November 24, 2016

Report: New Home Construction Reaches 9-Year High

Good news for CE pros, especially those working in MDUs: single-family home construction is up 10.7% and multifamily home building is up 68.8%.

Chelsea Cafiero · November 23, 2016

Crestron, Autonomic Control Brings Simplicity to Integrated Concepts Showroom

Integrated Concepts knows less is more. In its Conn. showroom, Autonomic MMS-5A and Crestron SmartObject Technology let A/V, security and the connected home shine without overwhelming clients.

Chelsea Cafiero · November 21, 2016

Home Theater, Connected Home Sales Influence Best Buy’s Positive Q3 Results

Best Buy reports better than expected third quarter results, with a little help from home theater, mobile phones, wearables and connected home products.

Chelsea Cafiero · November 18, 2016

James Loudspeaker Designs Modular Freestanding Theater for Surround Formats

James Loudspeakers’ Modular Indoor/Outdoor Freestanding Theater components can be assembled and disassembled within an existing room without leaving marks on any wall, floor or ceiling.

Chelsea Cafiero · November 16, 2016

President Elect Trump Has Unique Opportunity to Advance IoT, Says CTA

CTA white paper outlines specific policy recommendations for the incoming Trump administration in the effort to maximize IoT impact on economy and innovation.

Chelsea Cafiero · November 16, 2016