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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

Mattera Design Deploys Massive A/V Distribution, RTI System in Jersey City Restaurant

Dragonfly screens, Epson projectors, Samsung displays, QSC speakers, and Crown amps blanket 5,600-square-foot establishment with AV; all controlled by RTI

Lisa Montgomery · June 05, 2019

Houzz Survey: Outdoor Security Having a ‘Major Moment’

Annual Houzz survey shows security a top tech during remodeling, home assistants purchased by one in four remodelers.

Lisa Montgomery · June 05, 2019

Jamo Reveals New Generation of Concert 9 Speakers

Jamo’s newly updated Concert 9 speaker series features a new design incorporating natural textiles and advanced acoustics.

Lisa Montgomery · June 04, 2019

iPoint Adds 149 Features to its Business Management Platform

Business managers can set up, assign and track sales staff commissions. The system also calculates and tracks commission payments.

Lisa Montgomery · June 03, 2019

Two New Receivers from Onkyo Boast IMAX Enhanced Certification

Onkyo TX-NR797 and TX-NR696 receivers debut with IMAX Enhanced, upgraded amplification, multi-room distribution, other technologies.

Lisa Montgomery · June 03, 2019

Savant Unveils Audio Amp and Soundbar Capable of Acting as Home Control Hubs

Built into Savant’s new smart amplifier and smart soundbar is the company’s complete suite of home control software, plus HomeKit, AirPlay2, and high-res audio support.

Lisa Montgomery · May 31, 2019

$5,495 Cary Audio Phono Preamplifier Boosts Vinyl Performance

Cary Audio combines two trending categories—high-end audio processing and vinyl—into one device.

Lisa Montgomery · May 30, 2019

Eaton Lighting Rolls Out Downlight with Alexa Built In

Light fixture illuminates and listens for verbal commands without the need for a smart speaker.

Lisa Montgomery · May 29, 2019

CEDIA Expo 2019 to Offer More Intermediate and Advanced Educational Courses

CEDIA Expo 2019’s educational lineup features 125 courses covering 17 different areas of expertise, including a New Hire Training track.

Lisa Montgomery · May 29, 2019

PowerHouse Alliance Subwoofers and Outdoor Speakers Rebate Program

A2V PowerHouse Alliance house brand products, including two new audio categories, come with rebates, other incentives, just in time for spring and summer home renovations.

Lisa Montgomery · May 29, 2019