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Home Technology Specialists of America Enhances Reach Across Midwest, Welcomes New Member, Sound & Vision

July 9, 2014 by

Serving the home technology needs of three-key Ohio markets, Sound & Vision brings 13 years of dedication, passion and superior customer service to the HTSA network.

Barrington, IL – July 8, 2014 –The Home Technology Specialists of America (HTSA) are pleased to add new member, Sound & Vision, to their growing network of qualified, skilled professionals. Offering a deeply … more >

Paradigm’s Soundscape

May 28, 2014 by

Paradigm’s Soundscape, 5.1 powered soundbar delivers exceptional sound quality and an engaging surround-sound experience with multiple input options, a wireless subwoofer receiver and high-quality audio streaming via Bluetooth with aptX coding.

Home Technology Specialists of America Expands as It Welcomes Two New Members

April 8, 2014 by

Further growing its network of home technology specialists, Epic Audio Video and Hanson Audio Video will bring a passion for system integration and retail to HTSA.

Barrington, IL – February 25, 2014 – The Home Technology Specialists of America (HTSA) are pleased to welcome their newest members, Epic Audio Video and Hanson Audio Video. Both companies offer a deeply … more >

HTSA Names Dennis Burger Editor-in-Chief of


Poised to deliver powerful industry insight, comprehensive product reviews, and a sleek site redesign, HDLiving aims to educate consumers about how technology is integrated into their homes.

Barrington, IL – December 17, 2013 – The Home Technology Specialists of America (HTSA) is proud to announce Dennis Burger, a longtime industry writer, as editor-in-chief of the organization’s online magazine, more >

HTSA Announces 2014 Schedule of Events


Focused on fueling “Contagious Synergy” among home technology specialists and vendor partners, HTSA maps out the year’s events including seasonal conferences, marketing summits, and networking opportunities.

Barrington, IL – January 28, 2014 – The Home Technology Specialists of America (HTSA), released today its year-long calendar of events, which will kick off with the organization’s annual 2014 Spring Conference from … more >

HTSA Conferences Approved For CEDIA CEUs

November 7, 2013 by

Annually, an HTSA Member that is a CEDIA Certified Professional can now attain up to 4 Continuing Education Units towards their 10 CEU renewal requirement by attending HTSA Conferences/Summits.

Barrington, IL – October 21, 2013 – The Home Technology Specialists of America (HTSA) announced today that they are the first industry buying association with a curriculum that has been approved … more >

Q&A With HTSA Managing Director Bob Hana


On the second day of the HTSA fall meeting in Chicago, we sat down to talk with the buying group’s managing director, Bob Hana, on the conference, issues facing the industry, and what HTSA members are expecting to face this holiday season:

Q: I just wanted to get your impression of the event and how it’s going so far, and … more >

HTSA’s Hana: “We’ve Never Been Stronger”


HTSA managing director Bob Hana kicked off the buying group’s Fall meeting in Chicago Tuesday with a “state of the union” address in which he stated that the association has “never been stronger.”

HTSA members, Hana said, currently touch 1.6 million customers, with most members ranking at the top of search results for their respective categories. Throughout the three-day conference, … more >

HTSA Honors Top Vendors of 2013

October 29, 2013 by

Embodying product excellence, innovation, and dedication to the custom integration channel, GoldenEar Technology’s Sandy Gross recognized with 2013 Lifetime Achievement Award.

Barrington, IL – October 29, 2013 – The Home Technology Specialists of America (HTSA) is proud to announce the winners of their 2013 HTSA Vendor Awards. The annual HTSA Vendor Awards honor those who have demonstrated commitment to … more >

Home Technology Specialists of America Launches New Marketing Tools for Members

September 10, 2013 by

Continuing to improve on collaborative marketing programs with members and vendors, HTSA unveils new enablement tools to enhance results measurement and maximize business wins.

Barrington, IL – September 10, 2013 – The Home Technology Specialists of America (HTSA) announced today additional comprehensive marketing and services tools crucial in helping members and vendors as they generate fresh leads and create long-lasting … more >