Gary Kayye Interviews David Simpson and Paul Haddad of Epson Gary Kayye Interviews Stuart Craig, CEO of Crestron Asia Pacific Gary Kayye Chats With Andy Penman of Technology Core Gary Kayye Talks to Craig Saunders of Barco ClickShare Gary Kayye Interviews Michael Bosworth of Christie Digital Gary Kayye Talks to BTC Direct CEO Brian Murray […]
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RCF USA has named Tarik Solangi as its new national sales manager. Solangi took over the position the first of this year, after spending two years with the company providing technical support for their live sound and line array products. To read the complete press release online, click here.
Martin Audio has appointed Lee Stein as vice president of North America. With over 18 years of industry management, sales and marketing experience, including roles with Avid Technology and Sennheiser, Stein brings a depth of knowledge and expertise to drive forward Martin Audio in the U.S., particularly in the field of Live Sound. To read […]
Autonomic, makers of whole-house music systems, has announced the appointment of the Baker International Group (The BIG Corp) to direct and expand the brand’s global footprint. Founded by CE industry veteran Pete Baker, The BIG Corp is based in Minnesota and will be working closely with Autonomic Director of Global Sales Aaron Chisena. To read […]
Richard Blackwell: Three Facts You Should Know to Intelligently Automate your Building Mark Coxon: What Is Your Vision Statement Corey Moss: Convergent Tech Interview #1: Barco’s Laser Guy Bill Beck and Laser Projection Technology Mike Lutrell: National TV Safety Day Richard Blackwell: Light Color: The Efficient and Happy Office Space Curt Robbins: Zealth Audio: Employing […]
Christopher Jaynes: Five Tech Trends You Should Know About for 2015 But Don’t Curt Robbins: The Reality of Hydrogen Vehicles Corey Moss: Where the Internet of Things Takes A Center Stage Bob Langlois: EQ and Feeding the Audio Meat Grinder Gary Kayye: Let’s Hope IEEE Votes NO on the HDBaseT Adoption Mark Coxon: Why the […]
cAValry Rides – Episode 6: One of The Nine and Five of The None AV Insider — Episode 38: Wireless Audio, Speaker Technology and Standards Rants and rAVes — Episode 333: An ISE Special Videocast: ISE Managing Director Michael Blackman Tells Gary All About Next Month’s Mega-AV Show in Amsterdam Rants and rAVes — Episode […]
Mark Coxon: Twas the Night Before Christmas — Smart Home Edition Curt Robbins: Streaming Media Stick Wars Mark Coxon: “Stay in Your Box” and Other Bad Ideas Curt Robbins: North Korean Cyberterrorism: You’re Unprepared Corey Moss: Disruptive Forces: The Leaders Speak – Ofer Shapiro, Vidyo Lee Distad: Seasons Greetings And Client Outreach Mike Lutrell: The […]
Max Kopsho: Lessons from Marvel’s AVengers for the AV Industry Corey Moss: Catch Me If You Can — Literally Anthony Coppedge: 2014: A Banner Year Corey Moss: Disruptive Forces: The Leaders Speak – Jan Zanetis, The Center For Interactive Learning and Collaboration Lee Distad: Why “Extreme Gadget Obesity” Is Preposterous Mike Lutrell: Digital Signage on […]
Stewart Filmscreen has announced that EDA Marketing will expand its Stewart representation beyond the southeast to the west south central region to include Texas, Oklahoma, Louisiana and Arkansas. To read the complete press release online, click here.
Italian company Eighteen Sound has appointed Pierpaolo Marziali as its new CEO. Marziali, a native of Macerata, Italy, and a graduate of the Alma Graduate School (Bologna, Italy) with a Master’s Degree in finance, has been a member of the Landi Renzo Group since 2008. To read the complete press release online, click here.
THIEL Audio has made two new hires — Dennis Crosson as director of engineering and Gavin Bence as audio engineer — as the company expands the scope and capability of its engineering department. Headed by VP Mark Mason, THIEL’s engineering team will help drive new product launches for the brand throughout 2015 and beyond. To […]
Remote Technologies Incorporated (RTI) announced this month that Scott Kelley is joining the company as vice president of sales and marketing. In his new position, Kelley will be responsible for RTI’s global sales and marketing organization, with a focus on growing RTI to the next level and driving increased brand awareness in the consumer and […]
BenQ is now shipping its XL2420G gaming monitor. Featuring NVIDIA’s G-SYNC technology, BenQ says this display allows players to entirely eliminate performance issues related to image tearing, stuttering and latency. The XL2420G gives users the freedom to switch between BenQ’s Classic Mode and G-SYNC Mode to create a customizable solution. The XL2420G offers a wide […]
Nick Belcore: Different Uses for Digital Signage Robin Raulf-Sager: Sneak Peek: Five Collaboration Ideas from Inside Plantronics Nick Belcore: The Top 4 Reasons to Attend Digital Signage Week in NYC Corey Moss: Disruptive Forces: The Leaders Speak — Mark Blake, Acano Lee Distad: The Slow Death Of Retail Gary Kayye: The Five Dumbest AV Products […]
Corey Moss: Disruptive Forces: The Leaders Speak — Mark Loney, StarLeaf Mark Coxon: The State of AV/IT Convergence Corey Moss: The Return of Disruptive Forces Lee Distad: End of an Era: Toshiba’s Out. Who’s Next? Christopher Jaynes: The Nobel Prize Goes to …AV? Mike Lutrell: What to Consider When Choosing an Outdoor Digital Signage Display […]
Leonard Suskin: Learning to Think: Android Updates and AV System Topology Christopher Jaynes: Color Innovation: Quantum Dot Displays and New Standards for the AV Industry Anthony Coppedge: Better Products vs. Better Product Positioning Lee Distad: More Clever Tips For Business Travelers Gary Kayye: CEDIA 2014: My Day One Observations Mark Coxon: Twittiquette: 5 Rules Every […]
Rants and rAVes — Episode 296: CEDIA Day Two Observations Rants and rAVes — Episode 295: CEDIA Day One Observations Rants and rAVes — Episode 294: The DaVinci Group Enters Year Two With Almost 30 New Products at CEDIA 2014 AV Insider — Episode 29: The Ultimate Listening Experience Rants and rAVes — Episode 293: […]
Azione Unlimited announced this month that Kaleidescape is joining its buying group of consumer electronic dealers, integrators and manufacturers who are collaborating on training, education and the sharing of ideas. To read the complete press release online, click here.
Kramer has introduced a new pull-resistant HDMI connector, the K-Lock, which provides up to 15 pounds of retaining force. K-Lock has small springs on the surface of the connector that hold the cable tightly in place. To read the complete press release online, click here.
Bay Audio, a manufacturer of loudspeaker solutions for A/V integrators and specialty dealers, has announced the appointment of Audio Associates of Somerset, NJ as its independent sales representation covering two territories — Metro New York (including Long Island, New Jersey, Eastern Pennsylvania and Delaware) and the Mid-Atlantic region (including Maryland, Washington D.C. and Virginia). Audio […]
Torus Power, a subsidiary of Plitron Manufacturing and maker of isolation transformer-based power management components, has announced the company will be hosting the ‘Torus Power Hour +’ Industry Expert Panel Session and Manufacturer Training Course during CEDIA Expo 2014, on September 12, from 3 to 4:30 PM (Room 605 at time of press). To read […]
Remote Technologies Incorporated (RTI) has announced the release of a new two-way driver that allows users to control LED systems from Converging Systems’ portfolio of lighting solutions via an RTI control system. Available now, the driver makes it extremely easy for integrators to implement LED lighting in settings such as restaurants, bars, and home theaters. […]
Gary Kayye: Five Simple Services Every Business Traveler Wants, Actually — NEEDS Scott Tiner: Class Capture: Getting Ready to Press Record Gary Kayye: The College Textbook: Still a Rip-Off Scam Corey Moss: Christie: Trendsetting and Trailblazing with Virtual Reality and Projection Mapping Max Kopsho: Back to School Lee Distad: Features Don’t Sell, Benefits Sell Mark […]
Mark Coxon: 300 Anthony Coppedge: Product Value and The Lowest Price? Corey Moss: The Internet of Things – Converged, Connected and Highly Vulnerable Lee Distad: Why Do We Even Have That Lever? Mark Coxon: The Pepsi Can on the Table Max Kopsho: “So What?” Selling — Asking All the Right Questions Gary Kayye: The Last […]
Kramer Electronics, the first educational partner with the Association for Quality in Audio Video Technology (AQAV), has announced that Kramer U.S. President Dave Bright has been appointed to the board of directors of AQAV. To read the complete press release online, click here.
D-Tools Inc. announced today that Polk Audio has renewed its participation in the D-Tools MVP program. Polk Audio is an award-winning designer and manufacturer of high performance audio products. Users of D-Tools SIX will have continued free access to the company’s full suite of Home Theater audio products. D-Tools product database better enables D-Tools System […]
Bay Audio, a manufacturer of premium loudspeaker solutions for A/V integrators and specialty dealers, has announced the appointment of Audio Associates of Somerset, NJ as its independent sales representation covering two territories — Metro New York (including Long Island, New Jersey, Eastern Pennsylvania, and Delaware) and the Mid-Atlantic region (including Maryland, Washington D.C. and Virginia). […]
Digital Home Suppliers has announced a new partnership with speaker manufacturer M&K Sound to become the exclusive distributor of M&K Sound products in the United States. Founded by former Electronic Stockroom Vice President Jason Saret and a group of veteran consumer electronics, audio and technology experts that includes a former Director of Velodyne Acoustics, Digital […]
D-Tools Inc. has announced call for entries for its annual contest, the Design Awards. D-Tools is pursuing System Integrator software users’ greatest success stories and project designs that display how the software has positively affected their business and ROI. Winning success stories will be selected from a diverse group of D-Tools users and announced at […]