techXchange Episode 1: Meet the Chief Contrarian

techxchange_logocenter_360Welcome to the first episode of techXchange, a podcast show about technology, news, trends and more. It’s not just AV or IT, it’s techX covering numerous technologies, discussions – and exchanges with a measure of opinion inserted as well.

Join host Jane Johnson and regulars Corey Moss (AV Power Up), Christa Bender (AV Power Up) and Johnny Mota (AV Power Up and the AV Insider) as they discuss news and trends covering: managed services in the AV industry, Microsoft and Crestron’s partnership at the WPC and Internet of Things integration.

Our guest for this show is Simon Dudley, the CEO and Chief Contrarian of Excession Events, and very well-known prior to this as Lifesize’s Video Evangelist.

simondudley-1We talk to Simon about recent blogs he has written including “Facted to Death at InfoComm15,” the Internet of Things keynote as well as panel discussions at InfoComm and, of course, the world of unified communications.

We hope you enjoy the first episode of techXchange and if you have comments, please post them below.

For more about Simon, please see his bio.

Running time is about an hour.