CEDIA has named Ken Erdmann director of workforce training. Erdmann, who received the 2012 CEDIA Lifetime Achievement Award, has been an active industry volunteer and CEDIA member since 1992.
In his new CTA post, Moon’s responsibilities will encompass CES and all of its branded events, with a mandate to drive growth and industry engagement for the tech event.
Following a 40-year retail career Jerry Honea, senior vice president of furniture and bedding for Nationwide Marketing Group, has announced his retirement, effective February 28, 2020.
Lois Whitman-Hess, a 2020 Dealerscope Hall of Fame inductee, began her PR professional life on the other side of the fence, as a CE editor and reporter. Her curiosity and drive to learn and to both be mentored and then, to mentor others, has made for some seminal, industry-altering client relationships.
Tom Campbell, a 2020 Dealerscope Hall of Fame inductee, is unique in a world of unique tech figures. Having cut his teeth in broadcasting, he has since forged a career that has become much wider than just CE.
Craig Birmingham, a 2020 Dealerscope Hall of Fame inductee, has had a career peppered with varying levels of sales responsibilities, during which he continually honed the fine art of relationship cultivation that is a linchpin in any successful career.
Patricia Schoenberg, a 2020 Dealerscope Hall of Fame inductee, is a textbook example of just how far just the right mix of vision and leadership skills, along with building and cultivating a reputation for trustworthiness, can lead – in her case, to an extraordinary career journey.
Lyle Smith, a 2020 Dealerscope Hall of Fame inductee, was once a future leader to watch at a very early stage in his career, when his passion for consumer technology led him up the retailing ladder to an eventual top position with a global audio vendor.