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Michael Smith Joins MantelMount

MantelMount, an-on-the-wall television mounting manufacturer, has announced that Michael N. Smith has joined MantelMount as the company’s new Vice President of Wholesale Operations.  In his role, Smith will be responsible for all aspects of Mant

Aug 07, 2020

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RTI Names Bill Hensley Head of Global Marketing

RTI, a global control and automation manufacturer, has announced that Bill Hensley has been named head of global marketing, reporting to CEO Joe Roberts. A recognized brand builder and marketing leader, Hensley will focus on increasing awareness of

Aug 06, 2020

People & Places Distributors/Reps

ADI Global Distribution Cancels 2020 Events

 ADI Global Distribution announced on Wednesday the cancellation of all ADI Expo events for the remainder of 2020. ADI, a business segment of Resideo, said it continues to monitor the coronavirus crisis while its top priority

Aug 06, 2020

People & Places

COVID-19 Forces Cancellation of Florida Audio Expo

Issuing a statement that says, “given the extraordinary times and continued uncertainty,” the founders of the Florida Audio Expo, Bart Andeer, Michael Bovaird, John Chait, and Ammar “AJ” Jadusingh, have made the decision to cancel the

Aug 06, 2020

People & Places ControlNews

Johnson Controls buys Qolsys

 Johnson Controls has announced that it has acquired the remaining stake of Qolsys Inc., a leading residential and commercial security and smart-home manufacturer, after owning a majority since 2014. Qolsys enhances Johnson Controls global innov

Aug 05, 2020

Sonus faber, McIntosh Join Forces as Fine Sounds UK

McIntosh Group, a manufacturer of high-performance audio brands that include McIntosh Laboratory, Sonus faber, Audio Research and Sumiko, has launched Fine Sounds UK, a new high-end audio distributor set on developing McIntosh and Sonus faber in the

Aug 03, 2020