Display Development Names Caves Sr. VP of Sales
February 11, 2014

Display Development said this week that it has named Greg Caves its new senior vice president of sales. Caves, a 30-year industry veteran, has worked for Runco and Planar.

Video Pioneer Sam Runco Receives Emmy Award
January 17, 2013

The “Godfather of Home Theater” Sam Runco, founder of Runco International, has received an Emmy Award for Pioneering Development and Deployment of Aspect Ratio Control Technologies and Systems For Letterbox Images within Consumer Devices. Runco was awarded the Emmy during the 64th Annual Technology and Engineering Emmy awards held Jan. 10 at the Bellagio Hotel in Las Vegas during International CES.

Sam Runco To Receive An Emmy
October 8, 2012

Industry legend Sam Runco received the latest of many honors in his long career last week, when he was named an Emmy Award winner, as part of the 64th Annual Technology and Engineering Emmy Awards.

Brand Source & HES: Programs & Prognostications
August 29, 2012

Here are some observations that Brand Source CEO Bob Lawrence and HES executive vice president Jim Ristow made during the group’s Las Vegas-held 2012 Convention this week about their members’ businesses and about what they are doing – beyond the major initiative of the new ExpertTech cloud-based POS platform – to refine the suite of services they offer to help their dealers get more feet in the door and more profits in the coffer:

HES Adds Nine Vendors
May 17, 2012

Home Entertainment Source announced the addition of nine new vendor partners, including Savant, Planar/Runco and SIM2.

2012 Dealerscope Buying Group Profiles
April 19, 2012

Azione Unlimited 35 S. High St. West Chester, PA 19380 Phone: (610) 344-7477 Fax: (610) 344-7734 Website: Richard Glikes, President & CCO Members: 150 expected by year-end Key Suppliers: Canton, Digital Projection, JBL Synthesis, Revel, Lexicon, Integra, Peerless AV, Monitor Audio, JL Audio, Perfect Path, Sonance, IC Realtime, Stewart Filmscreens, Salamander, Epson, Liberty Audio…

Runco Launches Training Course
March 1, 2012

Planar Systems and Runco this week announced the launch of a new continuing education course called "Understanding and Optimizing Home Theater Design." The hourlong course is approved by the American Institute of Architects.

2012 Hall of Fame: Bob Cole
January 1, 2012

If the folks behind Dos Equis' "World's Most Interesting Man" campaigns ever need a replacement for the actor Jonathan Goldsmith, they need look no further than Bob Cole. With his combed-back hair, grey beard and mustache, Cole not only looks the part, but his background makes him a real-life shoe-in.

Runco Adds Ultra Options to Projectors
December 6, 2011

Runco said Tuesday that it has added Ultra versions of several of its projectors. The new projectors include the 3Dimension D-73d Ultra, LightStyle LS-HB Ultra, QuantumColor Q-750d Ultra and QuantumColor Q-1500d Ultra.

Sam Runco Says Thank You
November 7, 2011

Industry legend Sam Runco has written a thank you letter on the occasion of his recent induction into the Consumer Electronics Association Hall of Fame. Here is the full text: