The Consumer Electronics Association Thursday announced the election of its new executive board for 2013, which took place at the CEDA Industry Forum in San Francisco.
Leviton has agreed to purchase Home Automation, Inc., according to a press release posted to the website of distributor Worthington.
The Consumer Electronics Association this week announced the makeup of its new executive board, with Best Buy's CEO and Sony Electronics' president among the new members.
The Consumer Electronics Association this week announced its Executive Board and Board of Industry Leaders for 2009. MyerEmco President/CEO Gary Yacoubian has been elected chairman of the Executive Board- the first retailer to ever hold that title- while DBL President Henry Chiarelli will be vice chairman.
The latest Z-Wave news out of this week’s Electronic House Expo in Long Beach, Calif. involves Home Automation Inc.’s Omni and Lumina controllers. HAI announced Wednesday that the award-winning devices would now support Z-Wave technology. HAI will also support Leviton’s ViziaRF series of lighting control devices. Z-Wave devices used with Omni or Lumina home control systems are optimized for Multi-Dwelling Unit (MDU) applications, while the UPB technology of HAI Lighting Control (HLC) products is recommended for single family homes or larger applications. HAI President and CEO Jay McLellan explains, “HAI recognizes the importance of supporting various technologies so