Markets

Audio Visual Design Group Steps Into Void Left by VIA’s Collapse

The closing of high-end home technology group VIA International left a void in the Bay Area market. AVDG, expanding from commercial to residential projects, steps in.

Nov 09, 2016

How Commercial Integrator AVDG Earns $5M Serving High-Tech Resi Clientele

Audio Visual Design Group (AVDG) strategically migrates its professional commercial culture to residential projects, serving some clients left in a lurch from the collapse of VIA.

Nov 09, 2016

CE Pro Summit Panel: Different Builders Require Different Business Models

Integrators cannot expect to treat builders and developers of MDUs, semi-custom homes, luxury homes and production homes the same way. Each niche needs a separate approach. Here are 10 tips.

Nov 07, 2016

One Button Turns On Entire Outdoor Entertainment Space

This homeowner, a lighting specifier, knew exactly how he wanted lighting control to be added to his home. Outside, lights, music, even fireplaces turn on at the press of a button.

Oct 26, 2016

Soundcast Is Back with VG1 Portable Waterproof Speaker

Soundcast VG1 portable waterproof speaker utilizes wireless Bluetooth to play digital audio content.

Oct 25, 2016

Lighting Control Matures, Capitalizes on IoT Interest

One look at the commercial market makes it clear that lighting control and Internet of Things (IoT) are inherently intertwined, if not completely dependent on one another.

Oct 13, 2016