Today Barco announced it was acquiring a 5% stake in LED manufacturer Unilumin, as well as a “strategic partnership” between the two companies. Gary speculates today on whether a full acquisiton is in the future — he believes it’s only a matter a time
. Scott Tiner also talks about change management processes used in the IT industry and how AV companies, manufacturers and integrators alike, can learn something from them
I’m also writing this from Denver, where CEDIA Expo starts tomorrow. We’ll be shooting product videos and interviews, posting stories and doing all of our usual show coverage. Be sure to follow us on social
and check back on our MicroSite for updates
. I missed last year’s show, and I’m interested to see the mix of actual CI products, consumer products and light commercial that end up being exhibited, which is an immediate indicator of how residential is faring. Stay tuned for more. If you see anything super interesting, hit us up @rAVePubs
or me directly on Twitter — @saraabrons
and I’ll wander over to take a look.