Discussing AV Technology with Industry Veteran George Tucker
This week's show features our host Ron Callis interviewing George Tucker from his home in Yonkers, NY. George is a 25 year AV industry veteran most recently with Aurora Multimedia as Director of Product Education. George is also a CEDIA instructor and the Co-Founder of AV Nation.
A Chat with CEDIA's VP of Emerging Technologies
In this interview, Ron Callis speaks live with Dave Pedigo from his home office in Noblesville, IN. Dave is the VP of Emerging Technologies at CEDIA and wears many hats within the organization including overseeing education, emerging technologies and market research.
Strategizing the Future of Home Theater
In this interview, Ron Callis interviews Todd Girdis, Director of AV Sales and Marketing for RowOne Home Entertainment from his home office in Ann Arbor, MI. Watch the interview to learn about Todd's background, HTSA and the future of home theater.
Exploring Networking, Customer Service, and the Importance of Preparedness
In this interview, Ron Callis interviews Bryan Stanley, owner of Spycom Technology Solutions. Spycom Technology Solutions provides quality technology solutions in home and commercial automation, networks and wifi, security, theaters, and audio/video. Watch the interview to learnabout Bryan's background, business strategies and his operating a successful business in Amish country.
Exploring the Impact of Hurricane Harvey
In this Automation Unplugged interview, Ron speaks with Ryan Heine, Director of Business Development at Refined Systems, LLC, a Houston, TX based integration firm. They discuss the effects of Hurricane Harvey on the Houston market, active recovery efforts underway, and the recent CEDIA 2017 Expo.
What happened to selling high-end audio?
In this Automation Unplugged episode, Ron Callis interviewed Deborah Smith, industry consultant and head of the Deborah Smith Group. During the interview, Deborah and Ron spoke about the fact that many integrators have stopped selling audio and how they can change this pattern to significantly impact sales and profits.