CE Pro 100
By Jason Knott · August 4, 2014 • ADT reports nearly half of all its new customers purchased ADT Pulse home automation systems vs. single-purpose security. Pulse now accounts for 14% of entire subscriber base, is lowering the security company's attrition rate and even gaining steam among small business clients.
By Jason Knott · July 1, 2014 • At ESX 2014, ADT highlights its $25,000 reward program for identifying security sales scams by holding a press conference with deputy from Tennessee state attorney general, ESA, CSAA and local homeowners association.
By CE Pro Editors · March 14, 2014 • Deadline for CE Pro 100 applications extended to March 21. Past entrants can simply update last year's entry by contacting Jason Knott.
By CE Pro Editors · August 30, 2013 • Leading integrator Audio Video Systems specs remote power management systems on every job; what's new with the Panamax ZigBee SmartPlug?
By CE Pro Editors · June 11, 2013 • Top 100 dealer David Young of The Sound Room and Keith Haas of Integra chat with Julie Jacobson about Integra’s success among CE Pro 100 integrators.
By CE Pro Editors · June 6, 2013 • CE Pro chats with top 100 integrator Will Pisula of Encore A/V and Renaissance man Noah Kaplan of Leon Speakers about leopard-print bedrooms and ultra-custom speakers in one of the more hilarious audiocasts of the CE Pro 100 series.
By CE Pro Editors · June 5, 2013 • CE Pro 100 dealer Stereo East adds robust wireless networking to home systems repertoire, thanks to products and tech support from Pakedge, a leading IT brand in the custom channel.
By CE Pro Editors · June 3, 2013 • CE Pro chats with John Clancy of Audio Command Systems and Crestron's Randy Klein and Fred Bargetzi on brand loyalty, .Net architecture, DigitalMedia and a cool new app.
By CE Pro Editors · May 1, 2013 • The 2013 CE Pro 100 Brand Analysis proves that numbers can validate what customer installers are seeing with their eyes. This year’s look at what products and services the 100 highest-grossing custom installation companies are offering shows that system traits such. . .
By CE Pro Editors · May 1, 2013 • Companies provided verification in the form of copies of tax returns or letters from an outside CPA.
By Robert Archer · June 15, 2012 • Mark Viken, vice president, marketing for Sharp Electronics discusses the company's emphasis on large-screen TVs and its role in reviving the Elite brand.
By Julie Jacobson · August 31, 2011 • Some assets of the $7 million Salt Lake City integrator sold to local competitor S3 Entertainment, which will keep the Aurant brand, hire its employees and service its clients.
By Jason Knott · May 2, 2011 • A security system that includes limited lighting control, thermostats and even surveillance cameras linked to a touchscreen is an integrated system.
By Jason Knott · May 2, 2011 • CE Pro 100 integrators cite new technologies, business processes and eroding margins as key concerns over next 12 months.
By CE Pro Editors · May 2, 2011 • The 2011 CE Pro 100 Summit will focus on recurring revenue and mobile platforms.