CEDIA Announces Virtual “First Look” Media Preview Tour, Registration Now Open

cediaCEDIA Expo 2021 announced a VIRTUAL “First Look” Media Preview Tour. The tour will air virtually for all CEDIA Expo media registrants on Wednesday, August 25. It will offer a first look at select CEDIA Expo exhibitor products.

Ten products will be featured on the tour. A panel of VIP judges, including rAVe’s own Gary Kayye, will blind-select from self-nominated brands. The guided virtual tour will feature ten-minute briefs from each of the selected brands.   This private, curated pre-show event will give media early access to a select number of pre-qualified exhibitors to see and learn more about the latest products being launched at the show.

Meet the VIP Media Judges:

  • Dan DiClerico, multimedia content specialist, home expert, author: Dan has covered home design, remodeling and technology for more than twenty years. He started his career at This Old House before moving onto Martha Stewart Living and a decade-long stint at Consumer Reports. Most recently, he served as the home expert at HomeAdvisor. DiClerico is an experienced spokesperson who has been featured on CBS This Morning, The Today Show, The New York Times and many other media outlets. He lives in Brooklyn with his wife and two kids in a 19th-century brownstone that he’s lovingly restored using all the knowledge from his time in the industry.
  • Jeremy Glowacki, executive director, Residential Tech Today: Jeremy Glowacki, Executive Director at Residential Tech Today, has more than 20 years of professional and editorial experience at numerous technology and integrated publications. In 2000, Glowacki helped to create and launch Residential Systems, a business and technology magazine for the custom integration business. Jeremy holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Journalism from the University of Georgia and currently resides in Carmel, Indiana.
  • Gary Kayye, director, THE rAVe Agency, professor, UNC Chapel Hill, award-winning keynote speaker: Gary Kayye, founder of rAVe [PUBS], the leading global AV news publication, and director of THE rAVe Agency, a full-service creative agency, has taught and worked in technology, branding, and marketing for more than 25 years. Additionally, he has been a keynote speaker at numerous technology shows and events. Prior to rAVe, Kayye served as vice president of sales and marketing for Extron and executive VP at AMX Corporation, now Harman International.

The tour will take place Wednesday, August 25 at 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. ET.

This is your opportunity to see the newest products and latest launches coming to CEDIA Expo, before anyone else. All media must RSVP to attend the tour. Contact Brittany Loeffler at bloeffler@whitegood.com to reserve your spot and go here for more details on the show.