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Vin Bruno Leads Vcom’s Alltec Pro, a Distributor, Retailer, Manufacturer of A/V and Home Automation

Vin Bruno, former Crestron exec and CEDIA CEO, is named president of Alltec Pro, a new Vcom division that sells commercial A/V and home automation gear to both consumers and pros.

Julie Jacobson · December 23, 2017

Nortek Security, Core Brands Merge to Form NSC

Nortek Security & Control (2GIG, Linear, GoControl) and Core Brands (Elan, SpeakerCraft, Niles, Xantech, Panamax, Proficient, Gefen) unite to form new company called NSC.

Jason Knott · December 19, 2017

Michael Bridwell Joins Dana Innovations to Lead Emerging Commercial Business

Dana Innovations, parent of Sonance, iPort and Trufig, has hired industry veteran Michael Bridwell as director of commercial sales.

CE Pro Editors · November 04, 2017

People & Places – Q3 2017

People, places and other movement in the home-technology channel.

CE Pro Editors · September 30, 2017

Lenbrook Announces Leadership Transition, New Senior Management Team

Key executives John Banks and Dean Miller lead transition as Lenbrook creates leadership succession plan for future growth. Lenbrook owns audio brands Bluesound, NAD Electronics and PSB Speakers.

Chelsea Cafiero · August 16, 2017

Stephen DeFuria, CE and Audio Executive, Passes Away

Long-time veteran of the consumer-electronics and high-performance audio industry, Stephen DeFuria, loses battle with cancer.

CE Pro Editors · May 01, 2017

Former Marantz President John McCready Passes Away

Former executive of Marantz, Harman, Linksys and Paradigm/Anthem “truly enjoyed his career, his friends and family.”

CE Pro Editors · November 16, 2016

Core Brands Appoints SnapAV’s Mike Jordan to VP of Product Development

Effective immediately, Jordan will lead all product development initiatives and report directly to Core Brands President Joe Roberts.

CE Pro Editors · July 20, 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

CE Pro People & Places: SureCall Names Moser; Platinum Appoints Strikwerda; Atlona Names new Reps

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

CE Pro Editors · December 15, 2015