CEDIA is the leading global authority in the $14 billion home technology industry.

CEDIA represents 3,700 member companies worldwide and serves more than 30,000 industry professionals that manufacture, design, and integrate goods and services for the connected home.

CEDIA is the brand of custom-installed home lifestyle experiences that define a pathway to prosperity for members and ultimate contentment for clients. This is achieved by engaging all integrators and manufacturers, regardless of level of development and geography, with forward-looking insight and the education, tools, relationships, and support necessary to provide clients with best-in-life experiences at home.

The Business of Custom Integrator Business

It’s a fairly common problem: An integrator – often a hands-on type with years (or even decades) in the field -- starts his or her own business. That transition from technician to desk, from labor to management, from order-taker to order-giver can be fraught with issues.