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Lisa Montgomery

Lisa Montgomery has been a member of the CE Pro and Electronic House editorial teams for nearly 20 years; most of that time as the Editor of Electronic House. With a knack for explaining complex high-tech topics in terms that average consumers can understand, her style of writing resonates with people who are interested in adding electronic systems to their homes, but are unsure of the steps involved and the solutions available. From basic lighting control systems to full-blown automation systems, Lisa understands the home electronics market well, and is able to point consumers in the right direction on their quest for a smarter, more convenient, efficient and enjoyable home. Over the years, she has developed close relationships with key manufacturers and seasoned custom electronics professionals, giving her a keen sense of what home technologies are hot now and what is on the horizon. She shares this wisdom regularly through feature stories, product roundups, case studies technology spotlights and comprehensive guides and books.

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Lisa's Latest Posts

iPoint Boosts Employee Confidence; Turns Around Jobs Quicker for Salem, Ore. Integrator

Precision documentation of projects, scheduling and invoicing brings greater workforce efficiency—and more jobs—to Hear No Evil, Salem, Ore.

Lisa Montgomery · July 17, 2019

Araknis Wireless Access Points Feature Wave 2 Technology

Araknis Networks 510 and 810-Series WAPs are designed to handle the growing number of IoT devices on the market.

Lisa Montgomery · June 25, 2019

JVC 4K Laser Projector Gets Firmware Update to Support Auto Tone Mapping

New features include auto Tone Mapping, color profiles for Panasonic 4K UHD Blu-ray player, expanded range of screen adjustment modes.

Lisa Montgomery · June 21, 2019

New Receivers from Marantz Support Dolby Atmos, DTS:X

Marantz’s latest SR-Series A/V receivers the backbone of home theater, vinyl playback and digital streaming.

Lisa Montgomery · June 20, 2019

TruAudio Unleashes Wraith Line of Invisible Speakers

Deemed “best sounding” invisibles by home systems integrator; line includes WR24 speaker and WR40 subwoofer.

Lisa Montgomery · June 20, 2019

Yamaha Adds to Soundbar Lineup With Two Alexa-Controlled Units

Voice control joins the list of features included in Yamaha’s YAS-209 and YAS-109 soundbars.

Lisa Montgomery · June 19, 2019

$499 Denon Stereo Receiver Features 4K HDMI, Wireless Streaming

DRA-800H from Denon blends legacy and modern technologies to appeal to a wide range of entertainment enthusiasts.

Lisa Montgomery · June 18, 2019

Wipliance’s Steps to Success: Happy Hour, Tech Evenings, YouTube Videos

With more than 30 special events under its belt cultivating relationships and sales; a YouTube channel stocked with pro-quality videos to fuel marketing; and a recently opened second location 1,400 miles away, integrator of the year Wipliance stays very busy.

Lisa Montgomery · June 17, 2019

Dish Rolls Out New Direct-to-Consumer Smart Home Service

Dish’s OnTech Smart Services poised to compete with Geek Squad, Amazon Smart Home Services.

Lisa Montgomery · June 17, 2019

New GE-Brand Z-Wave Smart Light Switches Available in Five Styles

Jasco’s GE-brand light switches offer installation ease and 20 percent smaller depth.

Lisa Montgomery · June 17, 2019