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TDG Skybar In-Ceiling Soundbar Breaks Mold

By Jason Knott · September 27, 2017 • The DaVinci Group (TDG) invents new product category with $1,000 Skybar LCR in-ceiling soundbars and satellite speakers for home theater.

CEDIA Tease: The DaVinci Group Hides Subwoofer in Ceiling

By CE Pro Editors · September 8, 2016 • TDG unveils the IC-SUB10 in-ceiling subwoofer that sends the bass signals via a flexible tube so the sound can emanate from different ports in the room, including one masked as an HVAC vent.

Jeff Francisco Named President of The DaVinci Group

By Jason Knott · February 7, 2014 • Industry veteran Jeff Francisco has been promoted to president of audio manufacturer The DaVinci Group.

The DaVinci Group Piques Interest in CEDIA Expo Debut

By Jason Knott · October 11, 2013 • TDG Audio talks up its unique 'share-the-wealth' business model with integrators, while unveiling 24 new products, a new tweeter technology for architectural speakers, and its new rep network.

Aim High Hires SpeakerCraft’s Victor Baut, Expands to Florida & Puerto Rico

By CE Pro Editors · June 25, 2013 • Aim High Audio, a rep firm in the Southeast, has hired 7-year SpeakerCraft/Core Brands sales manager Victor Baut to open Florida and Puerto Rico markets; picks up TDG Audio line.

Jeff Francisco Joins Bunch of Ex-SpeakerCraft Guys at TDG

By Julie Jacobson · April 1, 2013 • Former SpeakerCraft engineering VP Jeff Francisco joins Daniel Kippycash, Alex Chiou at TDG Audio as VP sales

New Audio Manufacturer Offers Dealers, Reps Ownership Stake

By Jason Knott · March 15, 2013 • The DaVinci Group offers a unique funding model by issuing ownership shares in the company to 350 integrators and about 10 reps, who each pay annual $2,000 fee to carry the line.

Notable Acquisitions and Start-ups of 2012

By Julie Jacobson · December 31, 2012 • HAI, LiteTouch, Thiel, 2Gig, Vivint, Jeff Zemanek and Utz Baldwin were some of the companies and names in the CE news in 2012.