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Vivint Smart Home President Alex Dunn Steps Down

After working for Vivint for 14 years, Dunn has decided to leave the company, but will remain in an advisory role through March 2021.

CE Pro Editors · March 05, 2020

Bowers & Wilkins

Bowers & Wilkins Shakes Up Executive Leadership

CEO Gideon Yu and president Greg Lee have resigned from Bowers & Wilkins, which will now be totally independent from EVA Automation.

Jason Knott · February 28, 2020

Sony Hires Jeff Goldstein to Lead CI Channel

Sony appoints Jeff Goldstein as head of sales for its Consumer Integrated Systems (CIS) division, a role he held for many years.

Jason Knott · February 13, 2020

Tom LeBlanc NSCA outreach director

NSCA Hires Ex-CE Pro Editor LeBlanc for Industry Outreach Role

Tom LeBlanc has returned to the AV industry in a new NSCA position aimed at amplifying its resources.

D. Craig MacCormack · January 08, 2020

take 5 audio

Take 5 Audio Sold; Founder Ralph Cortigiano Retires

Longtime New Haven, Conn.-based audio retailer and custom installation company Take 5 Audio to become part of Middlebury Furniture & Home Design store.

Jason Knott · January 02, 2020

Ruth Spira

Lutron Co-founder Ruth Spira Dies at 90

Driving force of Lutron, Ruth Rodale Spira, co-founder along with her husband Joel Spira, passes away.

Jason Knott · September 05, 2019

People & Places: Top Klipsch Sales People; Azione Board; Hacker Joins Atlona; CEDIA Volunteeers

The latest in hirings and other notable movement within the custom electronics industry. Check back daily for updated news.

CE Pro Editors · August 27, 2019

Lutron Co-CEOs

Mehrganpour and Blair Named Lutron Co-Presidents

Lutron has announced that executive vice-presidents Ramin Mehrganpour and Ed Blair have been appointed Lutron co-presidents as part of its senior leadership team updates.

Robert Archer · July 17, 2019

CEDIA Names Mitch Klein as Lifetime Achievement Award Winner

Long-time industry veteran Mitch Klein has been named a 2019 CEDIA Lifetime Award recipient.

Robert Archer · July 15, 2019

Roberts Leaves Nortek Security & Control

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

Robert Archer · July 03, 2019