CEDIA promotes Dave Chic to senior director of industry relations
CEDIA has promoted Dave Chic to the position of senior director of industry relations. Chic "will lead the continued development and implementation of CEDIA's strategic collaborations," said CEDIA. "Specifically, Dave will work with industry partner associations and like-minded groups to ensure that CEDIA is utilized as the expert source for home technology information and education."
Commented CEDIA CEO Vin Bruno, "Providing CEDIA members with more visibility among the associate trades is an important focus for us. Dave has been instrumental in forging relationships with these groups and fostering an understanding of how CEDIA and our members can be a resource and partner. As a result, we have some very exciting programs and initiatives in the pipeline."
CEDIA currently collaborates with the National Association of Home Builders, the National Association of the Remodeling Industry and the American Institute of Building Design.
Chic joined CEDIA in 2006 as Industry Outreach Liaison. Before that, he spent two decades in the hospitality industry, serving in various roles at the Indianapolis Convention & Visitors Association, Business Travel International, and the Indiana Roof Ballroom.
A native Kentuckian, Chic is a 1982 graduate of the University of Louisville and has a degree in Public Relations and Advertising.