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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 5, 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 3, 2019

Robert Keeler Joins CEDIA as Senior Director of Sales, Sponsorships, and Partnerships

Keeler shifts from VP of sales at Stewart Filmscreen to newly created position at CEDIA.

Lisa Montgomery · May 7, 2019

40-Year Industry Veteran Jack Shafton Retires

GoldenEar Technology VP of sales and marketing Jack Shafton announces his retirement after 40 years in the consumer electronics business.

Jason Knott · April 29, 2019

Best Buy Appoints New CEO, President, and Executive Chairman

Best Buy has announced Corie Barry as its new CEO, Mike Mohan as president and COO, and Hubert Joly as executive chairman of the board.

CE Pro Editors · April 15, 2019

Volutone Opens Riverside, California Location

Volutone is opening a new West Coast warehouse on March 28 that will carry over 150 product lines and feature live demonstrations.

CE Pro Editors · March 11, 2019

Former Sony, Sound United Exec Aaron Levine Joins ‘Performance Audio’ Co. Cleer

Aaron Levine, former marketing exec with Sony, Pioneer and Sound United, joins “performance audio” brand Cleer as VP marketing.

CE Pro Editors · January 23, 2019

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