Nancy Klosek

Nancy Klosek

Editor in chief of Dealerscope

Metra to Host iBEAM, Heise, and Axxess Training at KnowledgeFest

Metra will be at the Dallas KnowledgeFest next month with six separate sessions addressing such wide-ranging topics as vehicle safety systems, selling and installing lighting solutions, simplified installs with sound processors and the future of vehicle integration.

Kwikset Enters the Commercial Space with a Smart Lock

The SmartCode 955 ($119), a commercial-grade smart lock, has just launched under the Kwikset brand label of Spectrum Brands’ Hardware & Home Improvement Div. It is the first commercial-grade electronic lever from Kwikset, and is aimed at the security needs of facility managers, residential and commercial property owners, and small-business owners. SmartCode 955 is a…

Klein is CEDIA’s 2019 Lifetime Achievement Awardee

CEDIA has announced that it will honor 30-year industry veteran Mitchell Klein at the CEDIA Expo opening keynote in Denver on Sept. 11 as this year’s Lifetime Achievement Award recipient. Klein has dedicated his career to educating the industry, building, creating and implementing strategic businesses and programs, and leading…

LG & Pantone Color Institute Create Pop-Up ‘Café OLED’ in NYC’s SoHo

LG Electronics and the Pantone Color Institute teamed up for a unique pop-up café to celebrate trending summer colors, in the heart of New York City’s SoHo art district. “Café OLED,” which had a three-day run ending Sunday, July 14, married the billion-plus colors on LG OLED TVs with colorful artisan pastries designed by Amirah…

MEA Gears Up for KnowledgeFest Dallas

Chris Cook, president of the Mobile Electronics Association (MEA), which produces KnowledgeFest, talked to Dealerscope about industry trends, and about what is in store for attendees at the upcoming KnowledgeFest, the organization’s 25th., running from Aug. 9-11. It will cover 110,000 square feet of exhibits, as well as offering dealer education, training and numerous networking…

2020 Companies Taps Balsdon in Canada Expansion Initiative

2020's new SVP will oversee Canadian business development functions related to launching in Canada and will also lead the company's client services and delivery teams in sales, advocacy, training, merchandising, and experiential marketing.