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ESPA Names Jeff Gardner as Executive Director

The Electronic Systems Professional Alliance (ESPA) has named Jeff Gardner as its first executive director. Gardner has been director of technical training and industry certification at CEDIA for nine years.

CE Pro Editors · January 21, 2016

CEDIA Promotes Ron Fleming to VP of Business Development

Fleming will be responsible for taking the programs he developed to a larger global audience.

Robert Archer · January 19, 2016

How Display Development Makes $390K 6P Laser Projector Semi-Custom

Experts from Display Development will go to the job site to help create the optimal video-projection experience from the room lighting to the 3D-printed components for thermal management.

CE Pro Editors · December 30, 2015

Julie Jacobson’s CEDIA 2015 Post Mortem: Trends, Opportunities & Standouts

CE Pro founding editor Julie Jacobson recaps CEDIA Expo 2015, highlighting technology trends and a few “winners.”

Julie Jacobson · December 10, 2015

Slateplan Offers Free Version, New Features for System Estimation Software for Integrators

Integrators can enjoy a minimalist version of Slateplan’s floorplan-based design and estimation software for free. Coming soon: International versions.

CE Pro Editors · November 18, 2015

New Lutron Connect Bridge and App Bring IoT to RadioRA, HomeWorks QS Lighting & Shades

Introduced at CEDIA Expo 2015, Connect Bridge is Lutron’s third IoT gateway, but first for its pro-oriented lighting controls HomeWorks QS and Radio Ra 2; adds geo-fencing, cloud-based home automation integration, user customization.

Julie Jacobson · November 17, 2015

How RoseWater’s Giant Home Battery is Different from Tesla’s

CE Pro contributor Wayne Ortner responds to the question of whether or not Tesla’s Powerwall has made the RoseWater Residential Energy Storage Hub obsolete following his article from CEDIA Expo 2015.

CE Pro Editors · October 18, 2015

2015 CEDIA Scoop

IF THE TRADE SHOW did not exist, would the products even exist?” Years ago, I recall a veteran president of an established consumer electronics manufacturing company asking that proverbial “chicken or the egg” question to a group of reps and integrators leading up to the CEDIA Expo. His rhetorical question was meant to point out […]

October 14, 2015

Paul Starkey, Steve Firszt Create 3-Tier Membership Program for Business Services

Vital Mgmt will donate some proceeds of new Get it Right program to Habitat for Humanity.

CE Pro Editors · September 20, 2015

Former VIA CEO Randy Stearns Named CEO of D-Tools

D-Tools founder Adam Stone stays involved, while CEDIA veteran Randy Stearns becomes CEO of the custom installation software company, just in time for CEDIA Expo 2015. ‘I’m not only a customer ….”

Julie Jacobson · September 13, 2015