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Draper Dealers Made in the Shade on Residential & Commercial Projects

With its Draper@Home motorized, manual, low- & high-voltage shade solutions, in addition to myriad display/accessory products, Draper dealers have every room covered.

Arlen Schweiger · October 18, 2021

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CEDIA Expo 2021: Score One for the Smaller Guys

Exhibitors at the Indiana Convention Center represented the custom industry’s roots, exemplified by local manufacturer Draper’s 119-year success story.

Arlen Schweiger · September 23, 2021

CE Pro Podcast #73: Live from Indianapolis, It’s CEDIA Expo 2021!

CE Pro Podcast features roundtable discussion from the CE Pro booth at CEDIA Expo 2021, covering exhibitors, technologies, show themes, education sessions and more.

Arlen Schweiger · September 10, 2021

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CEDIA Expo 2021 Preview: Draper to Launch Draper@Home, Show Array of Shades

Indiana-based Draper’s booth at CEDIA Expo will feature a wide variety of Somfy-driven motorized shade solutions as well as TecVision ALR projection screens.

Arlen Schweiger · August 26, 2021

Draper adds Joseph Burke as Consultant Relations Manager

Draper has added a second AV Consultant Relations Manager. Joseph Burke will be responsible for the Western half of the United States. He joins Steve Cook, who will continue his role in the Eastern half of the country. “Our work with AV consultants has remained an important focus for us,” says Jentry Wittkamper, director of […]

Robert Archer · February 16, 2021

Draper Motorized FlexShade is UL Listed

When specifying or installing window shades, two important factors to always keep in mind are safety and quality. However, proving that a product is safe can be difficult when the electrical inspector arrives. Providing integrators with a choice of tested shade solutions Draper sought and achieved UL Listing for several models of Motorized FlexShade. Draper […]

Robert Archer · February 11, 2021

Draper Promotes Denhart and Reece

Lee Denhart has been with Draper for 31 years, serving as field sales manager and most recently as most recently architectural market manager. “Lee has been a big part of our success over the past three decades,” says Draper president Chris Broome, “so when we decided to bring the responsibility for sales in all of […]

Robert Archer · January 25, 2021

Draper masks sewing coronavirus

Draper Donating, Sewing Masks to Help Local Hospital

Staff members of the Spiceland, Ind., screen and shade manufacturer have donated 1,200+ paper and N95 masks; others spending time sewing more into production in coronavirus outbreak.

D. Craig MacCormack · April 08, 2020

9 4K Compatible Projection Screens Perfect for Home Theaters

Da-Lite, Draper, Dragonfly from SnapAV, Elite Screens, Screen Innovations (SI), Severtson, Seymour, Stewart Filmscreen and Vutec offer a range of screen products that deliver a big screen in a range of home environments.

Robert Archer · July 15, 2019

Draper ALR Material Rejects Up to 57% of Off-Axis Ambient Light

The new Draper TecVision XH800X ambient light rejecting (ALR) screen material is formulated for use in ultra-short throw (UST) projection systems and is available in sizes as large as 23 feet by 67 feet wide.

Robert Archer · December 17, 2018