The Big Reveal – The Integrate 2016 Keynote Speakers Have Landed
When do you ever get the opportunity to see the AV industry’s leading figures individually, let alone see them in one room at the same time? Like an Oscar’s esque red carpet, this year we’ll be bringing to you an AV designer who has worked with the likes of Steve Jobs, an award winning smart home expert, the founder of rAVe (publications) and dynamic Executives who’ve made more than a footprint on our industry.
The A-list figures of our industry attending Integrate 2016 do not stop here. But we are pleased to reveal a snippet of the high profile keynote speakers who will be gracing the halls of Integrate 2016 to share their insights. Take a look at the teasers below and don’t forget to register to avoid missing out.
Founder – rAVe (Publications)
North Carolina, USA
With a leading influence in the US AV industry and over 30 years of experience in technology sales and marketing, Gary Kayye is the founder of Kayye Consulting, a technology consulting company, and rAVe [Publications]. Gary’s marketing and branding expertise has led him to build brand campaigns for more than a dozen companies in the technology industry and serve as an expert witness for a branding case.
Recognised as a social media and new media technology expert, he has also developed a website, the rAVe Social Media Blueprint, that thousands of technology professionals and integrators utilise to define their social media marketing strategy. Furthermore, Kayye has consulted with hundreds of companies on their new media and social media strategies over the past ten years.
Chief Executive Officer, CEDIA
New York City, USA
Vin Bruno joined CEDIA (www.cedia.org) as CEO in 2015, continuing his career in the technology industry. Vin’s responsibilities include strategic planning and governance, forging of partnerships, membership development and staff leadership. Expertise is limitless, from a product engineering manager of professional video products, to driving double digital sales growth each year at VCOM International Multimedia Corporation.
Most recently Vin was the Director of Marketing for Crestron Electronics where he guided the company’s global marketing strategy and led a team of 58 marketing professionals worldwide. Vin also serves on the Advisory Council for the Harvard Business Review and authored a chapter titled “Achieving Success Globally” in the 2010 book: ‘Inside the Minds™ Improving Market Performance’.
Owner, Rich Green Design
Palo Alto, USA
CEDIA Technology Council founder and recognised as one of the foremost A/V system designers, Rich Green can list Luciano Pavarotti, Sir George Solti, Larry Ellison, Tony Fadell, Gordon P. Getty and Steve Jobs as some of his most notable clients. As an active professional in the audio/video industry since 1978, Rich Green is recognised as one of the foremost A/V system designers. His technology-integration company ‘Rich Green Design’ serves ambitious homeowners and businesses of Silicon Valley.
Executive Director, Z-Wave Alliance
22 time award winning, results driven leader in the CE and smart home industries, Mitchell Klein has audience’s worldwide as a sought-after speaker and panelist. As the director of business development for Universal Remote Control for eight years, Klein helped grow the URC from a remote control company to a smart home integration system supplier to the CEDIA channel. The CEO at the award-winning integration firm Media Systems for 14 years, Mitchell also co-founded industry consulting firm StayTuned LLC and launched CEDIA’s certification program, it’s first regional events and media tours as its two-term president. In these positions, he elevated each company by developing unique approaches to drive sales, launch products and coordinate teams across departments.
Tickets will be available for these keynote sessions very soon. To avoid disappointment and be the first to secure your seat, complete the form below and a member of the Integrate team will contact you directly as soon as tickets are live.