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The Women in CE organization announced Wednesday the honorees for its annual Women in CE Legacy Awards. The four main honorees are Amy College, senior vice president of merchandizing at Best Buy; Amy Jo Smith, president of DEG: the Digital Entertainment Group; journalist Andrea Smith, formerly of ABC News; and Revenew founder and CEO Nasrin Thierer.
Buddy Valastro, the star of reality shows "Cake Boss," “Kitchen Boss,” “The Next Great Baker,” and “Buddy’s Bakery Rescue," will appear at the Core Brands booth at CEDIA Expo later this week.
Buddy Valastro, the star of reality shows "Cake Boss," “Kitchen Boss,” “The Next Great Baker,” and “Buddy’s Bakery Rescue," will appear at the Core Brands booth at CEDIA Expo next month, ELAN announced Wednesday.
Core Brands said Tuesday that it has promoted James Koenig to the position of director of sales for the CI channel. Reporting to senior vice president of sales Dave Keller, Koenig "assumes responsibility for the development and implementation of all regional and national sales and business development programs for the Core Brands’ brands sold through custom installation dealers," the company said.
Core Brands announced Monday that it has begun supporting the Gary Sinise Foundation, through which it will donate audio and video products to five homes being built next year for returning wounded military personnel.
Former ELAN Home Systems president Paul Starkey and Fast Forward Business Coach Steve Firszt announced Monday that they have teamed up to create VITAL MGMT, professional services company. The company, the founders said, will offer premium data aggregation, benchmarking and business improvement services for the custom install market.
In suburban Chicago, the Carnevil haunted house is using home automation technology from Elan Home Systems to enhance the fear. Elan’s g! automation system precisely controls LED lights, music, sound effects, surveillance cams, speakers and subwoofers in the 15,000-square-foot area to freak visitors out.
ELAN Home Systems and Netservice on Wednesday announced the launch of a new digital marketing program. The one-year initiative launched July 1.