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Jason Knott

Jason Knott

Jason Knott is Chief Content Officer for Emerald Expositions Connected Brands. Jason has covered low-voltage electronics as an editor since 1990, serving as editor and publisher of Security Sales & Integration. He joined CE Pro in 2000 and serves as Editor-in-Chief of that brand. He served as chairman of the Security Industry Association’s Education Committee from 2000-2004 and sat on the board of that association from 1998-2002. He is also a former board member of the Alarm Industry Research and Educational Foundation. He has been a member of the CEDIA Business Working Group since 2010. Jason graduated from the University of Southern California.

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Jason's Latest Posts

Google Nest Inks Exclusive Deal with Nationwide/HTSN

Google Nest Prime Retail Program makes entire line of Google Nest connected home devices available to Nationwide members.

Jason Knott · January 16, 2020

Top Tech Trends of 2020: Landscape Lighting

Exterior lighting is simpler to install than interior lighting, just as profitable, and is tailor-made to generate RMR via service contracts.

Jason Knott · January 14, 2020

MantelMount Helps Texas Integrator Add $3K to $10K Per Project

Over-the-fireplace MantelMount MM860 motorized mount enables Elite Automation & Technology to upsell TVs, surround sound and control to clients.

Jason Knott · January 14, 2020

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Lenbrook Showcases Impressive Diversity at CES

Lenbrook debuts new Bluesound remote, DALI Rubicon speakers with Bluesound, PSB powered speakers, and $4,999 NAD Masters M33 BluOS streaming DAC amp.

Jason Knott · January 10, 2020

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CES 2020 TV Display Technology in 2 Minutes

CES 2020 was loaded with the latest TV displays including rollable TVs, 8K displays, and over a dozen OLED models.

Jason Knott · January 10, 2020

Ring Dials Up Exclusive Pro-Install Line at CES

Amazon Ring debuts Ring X line exclusive for CE pros with higher price points, longer warranty and lifetime subscription to streaming service for customers.

Jason Knott · January 09, 2020

ADT Rebrands Lifeshield DIY Solution as ‘Blue by ADT’

Blue by ADT unveils new DIY outdoor, indoor and doorbell security surveillance cameras, with full smart home platform to come, at CES 2020.

Jason Knott · January 06, 2020

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SoCal Integrator Showcases Newly Added Bowers & Wilkins Line

Just One Touch/Video & Audio Center adds Bowers & Wilkins to its product mix with special 30-day display in its prime Galleria location.

Jason Knott · January 03, 2020

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Take 5 Audio Sold; Founder Ralph Cortigiano Retires

Longtime New Haven, Conn.-based audio retailer and custom installation company Take 5 Audio to become part of Middlebury Furniture & Home Design store.

Jason Knott · January 02, 2020

9 New Year’s Resolutions for Your Business

Checking on insurance and licensing, as well as reviewing your suppliers is good advice for 2020. Also, adding services around DIY solutions.

Jason Knott · January 02, 2020