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Join Ron Callis, Owner & CEO of One Firefly and industry veteran, as he talks business development, technology trends, and more with leading personalities in the tech industry. Automation Unplugged (AU) is produced and broadcast live every week.
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An AV and integration-focused podcast broadcast live weekly
Join Ron Callis, Owner & CEO of One Firefly and industry veteran, as he talks business development, technology trends, and more with leading personalities in the tech industry. Automation Unplugged (AU) is produced and broadcast live every week.
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Director of Talent Acquisition at Amplify People Talks Best-Practice Hiring & Retention Strategies

July 10, 2024
Automation Unplugged #268 features Samantha Hodz, Director of Talent Acquisition Services at Amplify People. Join us for an exciting show that dives into Sam’s experience in the hiring space, the talent challenges she sees in the AV industry, and more!

President of Future Home Shares Insights Into Doing Business at the Highest End of the Luxury Market

June 20, 2024
Automation Unplugged 267 feat. Murray Kunis, President of Future Home. Join us for an exciting show that dives into Murray’s insights into how to sell million dollar home cinemas, the value of being HTA certified, the exclusive Bel-Air circuit, and more!

President & CEO of Smart Spaces - OKC Talks About Finding Success Through Selling Experiences, Not Specific Products

June 03, 2024
AU 266 feat. James Westbrook, President & CEO of Smart Spaces OKC. Join us for an exciting show that dives into how James has found business success through being process-driven and experience-focused, the return of analog audio, and more!

President of Electronic Services & Concierge Gives Insights Into Growing His Business Through Growing His Team

May 15, 2024
Automation Unplugged 265 feat. Kevin Nguyen, President of Electronic Services & Concierge. Join us for in show that dives into Kevin’s journey to build and grow his own integration firm from the ground up, his insights into providing customer experience.

Director of Control Rooms at Barco Discusses the Complex Command-and-Control Market

May 02, 2024
Automation Unplugged 264 feat. Dan Gundry, Director of Control Rooms - Americas of Barco Control Rooms. Join us for an exciting show that dives into Dan’s experience in the Mission Critical Control Room market.

President of PCD Audio & Video System Integration Discusses Sales Strategies That Create Customers for Life

April 19, 2024
Automation Unplugged 263 feat. John Rudolph, President of PCD Audio & Video System Integration. Join us for an exciting show that dives into John’s experience using EOS at PCD, sales team development strategies that lead to enhanced customer experiences.

The Leading Ladies in Tech Take Over AU for International Women’s Day

April 04, 2024
Automation Unplugged #262 is a special episode hosted by Kat Wheeler in celebration of International Women’s Day. Kat and an amazing panel of women discussed the value of in-person events, how to find and retain top talent in tech, and more!

Owner of Landscape Lighting Secrets Shares Why Integrators Should Expand Into Landscape Lighting

March 20, 2024
Automation Unplugged #261 features Ryan Lee, Owner of Landscape Lighting Secrets. Join us for an exciting show that dives into Ryan’s career path to becoming a business coach, landscape lighting opportunities for integrators, and more!

Automation Unplugged Show #260 feat. Kendall Clark, Director of Sales of One Firefly

March 01, 2024
It's a new brand episode of Automation Unplugged! #260 is in and we are thrilled to have our wonderful Kendall Clark as our guest. Check this new episode from February 16th in all stream platforms.