Needing Cash, Sharp Sells its Osaka Headquarters Building

Troubled Japanese electronics manufacturer Sharp Corp. announced today that it will sell its headquarters building in Osaka, as well as an additional associated building, and the land they both stand on, in a bid to raise cash. The company says … Continue reading

Taking Integration to a Whole New Level; Millson to Launch CinemaFrame at CEDIA Expo

Strata-gee EXCLUSIVE Well-respected custom integrator Richard Millson, founder of Vancouver, BC-based Millson Technologies, has some 25-years of experience in high-end residential AV and automation systems installation. Many of these installations were in luxury high-rise condominium developments, trendy boutique hotels, and … Continue reading

Your Company: Sell It? Take a Partner? Find an Investor?

Capital Summit @ CEDIA Expo 2015 Announced Intrepid Investment Bankers, LLC and Stiernberg Consulting have announced that they will once again partner to host a Capital Summit in conjunction with the CEDIA Expo taking place in Dallas next month from … Continue reading

CEDIA: Manufacturers Hop into the Driver’s Seat

CEDIA announced last week that it has hired Vincent Bruno to take over as CEDIA’s new Chief Executive Officer, effective next month. Bruno will leave his current position as Marketing Director for manufacturer Crestron Electronics, a position he’s held for … Continue reading

TiO Sponsors Expo Competition, to Give Away $5,000 System Each Day

Wireless multi-room automation system maker Turn It On (TiO), a division of Anuva Automation, announced this week that it will be sponsoring a fun competition at next month’s CEDIA Expo called the Ninja Time Trials. The Ninja Time Trials offer … Continue reading

D&M Holdings Loses Its First Big Battle in Legal War with Sonos

BREAKING NEWS The legal war between Sonos, Inc. and D&M Holdings, Inc. is really just getting started and already D&M Holdings has lost its first major battle – with U.S. District Judge Richard G. Andrews denying their motion to disqualify … Continue reading

Dominique Rejoins Core Brands as National Sales Manager

Who says you can’t go home again? Core Brands announced this week that Jason Dominique has rejoined the company to take the role of National Sales Manager of the Security Channel. Dominique previously worked for Core Brands’ Proficient line from … Continue reading

Sharp to Ship 8K ‘Super Hi-Vision’ Sets by End of October

Sharp Corp. announced this week that it will begin to ship 8K ultra high-definition flat panel TVs and monitors by the end of October. Initially, sales are targeted at certain industrial and commercial markets – with the company saying the … Continue reading

Rosewater Installs Energy Hub in Integrator Showroom

UPDATE – See correction below story Rosewater Energy Group announced this week that it completed the first installation of their residential energy hub in the showroom of South Florida integrator Boca Theater and Automation in Boca Raton, Florida. The installation … Continue reading