Capitol Announces Extensive Roster of Presenters, Displays at 2018 Dealer Training
Capitol revealed the 40 confirmed companies in the distributor’s day-long Dealer Training and Open House on Thursday, June 14th, at the Radisson Blu Mall of America in Bloomington, MN.
“As extensive as our ongoing CLI (Capitol Learning Institute) may be, we designed the Dealer Training and Open House to take it to another level,” said Curt Hayes, President and CFO, Capitol. “For 10.5 hours, custom professionals will be treated to in-depth classroom sessions, and displays featuring the latest gear from leading vendors.”
The 40 participating companies run the gamut from blue-chip A/V brands to home controls, networking, security, and HVAC. Some of the vendors in the day-long event include JBL Pro, Denon, Polk Audio, KEF, Luxul, Onkyo RTI, Sanus, Sony, Niles, Russound, TechLogix, August Home, Nest, and Key Digital. [A complete list follows as an addendum.]
Frank Sterns, Sony’s VP of AV Specialty and Custom Integration (CIS), cited Capitol’s commitment to ongoing training as the key reason for their involvement in the Open House.
“We are delighted to take part in Capitol’s Dealer Training and Open House,” said Sterns. “Capitol’s commitment to premium products and ongoing dealer education initiatives makes them an ideal channel partner for Sony CIS.”