Shinola’s Bluetooth In-Ear Monitors Debut

Shinola Audio has announced its Bluetooth In-Ear Monitors. Designed and developed in collaboration with Campfire Audio. The company claims the monitors deliver professional quality sound via wireless streaming.

Shinola Audio’s use of aptX Bluetooth connectivity and can be paired with any Bluetooth-enabled device such as a phone, tablet or computer. The Canfield In-Ear Monitors were designed  for both consumer and pro applications (for example, live event management). Some of the unique features are that it can be connected to two devices simultaneously, they are compatible with 24-bit audio with AAC, they use a USB-C connector rather than micro-USB and they include an 8.5-millimeter Beryllium Dynamic Driver.

The Bluetooth In-Ear Monitor joins the range of Shinola Audio products (Runwell Turntable, Wireless Bookshelf Speakers, Wired In-Ear, On-Ear, and Over-Ear Headphones) and are $250.00 and will be available mid November 2018. Here are all the specs.

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Gary Kayye, founder of rAVe Publications, is one of the most prominent personalities in the audiovisual industry. He has been a contributor to WIRED magazine and a technical advisor and columnist for Sound & Communications magazine as well as an opinionated columnist for rAVe [Publications] since 2003. In addition to his writing and market analysis, Gary has been a product, marketing and business operations consultant to dozens of AV companies in the U.S. and overseas. Clients have included companies such as Sony, Sharp, Epson, Lutron, InFocus, Sanyo, Mitsubishi, NEC and Philips.   Gary, who has been involved with the audiovisual market for over 20 years, was the recipient of the InfoComm 2003 Educator of the Year Award and the 2007 NSCA Instructor of the Year Award. Over the years, he has donated much of his time as an active volunteer in the AV industry’s trade association and served as chairman of InfoComm’s Professional Education & Training Committee (PETC), chairman of the ICIA Design School Committee and chairman of InfoComm’s Installation School Committee. In addition, he has served on the InfoComm board of governors. He also helped grow the InfoComm Projection Shoot-Out as the premiere AV industry trade show special event serving on the committee from 1991 through 1997, and was instrumental in launching the Shoot-Out in the European market at the Photokina Expo in 1994 and 1996 as well as the Asian market at the 1995 and 1997 INFOCOMM Asia shows.   Prior to founding his own company, Gary was vice president of sales and marketing for AMX Corporation (, a manufacturer specializing in professional AV and residential AV control systems. Prior to AMX, Gary spent nine years at Extron Electronics (, rising to the position of vice president of sales and marketing. Gary earned his bachelor’s degree in journalism in 1987 from the University of North Carolina and is currently Adjunct Faculty at UNC in the School of Journalism teaching a class on how future technologies will affect the future of advertising, PR and marketing.   He is also the founder of Swim for Smiles, a non-profit that raises money for the N.C. Children’s Hospital through swimming and other fitness-related events for kids. You can contact him at