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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.

Have suggestions or something you want to read about? Email Lisa at lisa.montgomery@emeraldexpo.com

Lisa's Latest Posts

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

5 Tips on How to Make Your Installation Projects Award Worthy

The secret to crafting your CE Pro BEST Project Awards submission to improve its chances of winning.

Lisa Montgomery · June 14, 2019

CEDIA Expo 2019 Delivers Design Focused Programs and Show Floor Tours

Integrators and interior designers at CEDIA Expo 2019 come together for tours of show floor exhibits, networking events and opportunities to collaborate.

Lisa Montgomery · June 14, 2019

Interlogix and Inflotrolix Team Up to Offer New Water Leak Detection System

Interlogix’s UltraSync smart Hub and Inflotrolix’s NOWA water sensors notify users, automatically shut off water valve.

Lisa Montgomery · June 13, 2019

Vanco Bows New A/V Products from PulseAudio and Beale Street Audio at InfoComm 2019

New PulseAudio amplifiers and Beale Street pendant speaker enclosures make their debut at Vanco’s booth at InfoComm.

Lisa Montgomery · June 12, 2019

JL Audio Adds New LED Speakers to its Marine Lineup

M3 Series marine speakers from JL Audio designed to match nearly all boat styles, colored LED lighting is optional.

Lisa Montgomery · June 11, 2019

EnGenius Smart Tri-Band Mesh Router Reaches Outdoor Spaces

Customizable ESR580 smart mesh router from EnGenius streams 4K video, provides free private cloud access.

Lisa Montgomery · June 10, 2019

Cambridge Audio Introduces Affordable Line of Hi-Fi Separates

Cambridge Audio AX line includes CD player, integrated amplifier, two stereo receivers—each under $500.

Lisa Montgomery · June 07, 2019

Klipsch Unveils New Soundbar Line to Match Reference Speakers

Klipsch BAR 48 and BAR 40 soundbars come with many built-in surround sound technologies and wireless subwoofers.

Lisa Montgomery · June 06, 2019

HDBaseT Spec 3.0 Being Finalized; Supports 4K/60/4:4:4 up to 328 Feet

HDBaseT Alliance hosts several members at InfoComm 2019 with latest HDBaseT products and solutions.

Lisa Montgomery · June 05, 2019