Creating a Showstopping ‘Outdoor Showroom’

Multiple trade partners team up to build a $200,000, 10,000-square-foot backyard demonstration space and event hosting venue that boosts per-project revenue by $2,000.

Oct 23, 2019

Vivint Smart Home to Go Public via Reverse Merger Valuing Co. at $5.6 Billion

Vivint Smart Home to be merged into SoftBank-backed Mosaic (NYSE: MOSC), a specialty acquisition corp. that will take on Vivint name.

Sep 16, 2019

Roberts Leaves Nortek Security & Control

Nortek Security & Control's executive Vice President of products and marketing Joe Roberts has left the company.

Jul 03, 2019

Control4, Crestron, Savant Top Home-Automation Charts – CE Pro 100 Brand Analysis 2019

Julie Jacobson analyzes data from CE Pro 100 Brand Surveys in the home-automation category, from 2014 to 2019.

Jun 03, 2019

Nortek Security & Control President Mike O’Neal Departs; NSC Begins Search

Mike O'Neal, president of Nortek Security & Control, departs after eight years. He led Linear and 2Gig security and home-automation brands, oversaw merger with Nortek's Core Brands.

May 25, 2019

Smart Home Deep Dive: Profiling a Typical Smart Home Installation

CE Pro’s Smart Home Deep Dive Study reveals number and types of interfaces, room placement, pricing, margin, manhours, and brand preference for smart home installations

May 02, 2019