CEPro 100

Vivint Gets Clever with Bear Themed Smart Doorbell YouTube Videos

Vivint Smart Home's 'Life Happens at the Front Door' campaign got clever with several YouTube commercials depicting a costumed 'bear' utilizing the Vivint doorbell camera.

Mar 16, 2017

Elite Media Solutions Named CTA Integrator of the Year

Elite Media Solutions in Wellesley, Mass., is honored with prestigious CTA TechHome 2017 Integrator of the Year award at CES. In exclusive interview with CE Pro, owner Brian Gibson shares how the company earns $446,666 in revenue per employee.

Jan 09, 2017

New England Integrator System 7 Merges with Large Lighting Retailer

CE Pro 100 integrator System 7, owners of The Boston Shade Company, has merged with venerable Boston-area lighting retailer Wolfers Lighting forming full-service lighting, shade and integration company.

Jan 06, 2017

N.J. Integrator Boosts Website Traffic by 1700%, Tops Google Rankings

Hi-Fi Sales in Cherry Hill, N.J., takes new online strategy to drive eyeballs, engage with potential clients, and rank No. 1 in 25 keyword phrases in Google. How did he do it?

Dec 21, 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.

Dec 01, 2016

Why Integrators Still Love Voice-Control for Smart Homes, Despite Flaws

Does the idea of deploying and supporting voice control with Amazon Echo or Google Home make you cringe? Set the right expectations with clients and you can avoid the headache altogether.

Nov 14, 2016