HTSA's Fall Meeting: Good Times Ahead
HTSA's Fall meeting was held in St Louis Oct 5-7 and started with an upbeat mood. Richard Glikes, executive director of Home Technology Specialists of America (HTSA) said that "July was good, August was down, but in September... bigger houses are being built and our guys have more jobs in the pipeline."
Among developments at the event:
- Pending: HTSA has recruited 9-15 new members including from the IT world.
- Leon Shaw was honored as outgoing president and incoming president is Bob Gullo of EDG. Jon Robbins of Hi-fi House is the incoming vice president.
- Keynote addresses were delivered on "Life Would Be Easy If It Weren't For
Other People" (Lutron) and "Stand Out From The Crowd" (sponsored by Pioneer.)
- Tons of one-on-ones between vendors and members took place.