PowerHouse Alliance Members to Host May Events The summer training season has started early for PowerHouse Alliance distributor members, who will host over 25 trainings and events across the country this May.By RS Staff Published: May 5, 2016 ⋅ Updated: April 15, 2019 The summer training season has started early for PowerHouse Alliance distributor members, who will host over 25 trainings and events across the country this May. Midwest distributor, CED (Consumer Electronics Distributors), is opening a new location in Elk Grove Village, IL on May 16. The new location will offer a will-call area with interactive displays featuring the latest product offerings. Southeastern distributor member 21st Century Distributing is hosting a month-long Integration Innovation Roadshow, which will make multiple stops in North Carolina, Florida, Georgia, and Tennessee. The Integration Innovation Roadshow will include integration and network trainings, lunch and show-floor sessions. 21st Century Distributing will also have trainings on URC Total Control and Clare Controls. Continuing the URC and Clare Controls training, EDI (Electrical Distributing Inc.), will host sessions at their Portland and Seattle locations, along with RTI training. They will also be attending the Pacific Northwest Consumer Electronics Expo in mid-May. EDI is incentivizing their dealers with the chance to win a 2016 Chevrolet Camaro RS between February 1 and September 30. Throughout May, Volutone will host Sonos and Luxul trainings, as well as the 8th Annual Southern California Technology & Business Summit at two off-site locations on May 3 and 5. Other distributor members including Sierra Select Distributors, ECD (Electronic Custom Distributors), and Autco are hosting several training sessions in May including Denon, URC Total Control, JVC, and Peerless Outdoor TV trainings. “Not only are our members offering a significant amount of training opportunities to their dealers across the country in May, we are also attending several events and celebrating the expansion and addition of new locations,” said Dennis Holzer, executive director, of PowerHouse Alliance. “The strength and continuous growth of the PowerHouse Alliance is proof that education is key to our success as well as to our dealers.” Below is the full list of May training sessions and events scheduled for PowerHouse Alliance members: 21st Century Distributing URC Total Control Training – May 31 to June 2, 2016 – Charlotte, NC Integration Innovation Roadshow: Raleigh, NC – May 3, 2016 Charleston, SC – May 5, 2016 Orlando, FL – May 10, 2016 Tampa, FL – May 12, 2016 Charlotte, NC – May 17, 2016 Atlanta, GA – May 19, 2016 Nashville, TN – May 25, 2016 Clare Controls Training & Certification: Raleigh, NC – May 11 to 13, 2016 Charlotte, NC – May 25 to 27, 2016 Auto JVC Projector and Peerless Outdoor TV Training: Kansas City, KS – May 11, 2016 St. Louis, MO – May 11, 2016 ECD (Electronic Custom Distributors) URC Total Control Level 3 Training: Houston, TX – May 10, 2016 Austin, TX – May 11, 2016 Dallas, TX – May 12, 2016 Denon New Model Training and Introduction Houston, TX – May 17, 2016 Austin, TX – May 18, 2016 Dallas, TX – May 19, 2016 EDI (Electrical Distributing Inc.) Clare Controls Training – May 3 through May 5, 2016– Portland, OR URC Training – May 10, 2016 – Portland, OR URC Training – May 12, 2016 – Seattle, WA PNWCEE – Pacific Northwest Consumer Electronics Expo 2016 – May 17, 2016 – SeaTac DoubleTree by Hilton – Seattle, WA RTI Training – May 26, 2016 – Portland, OR Sierra Select Distributors LG, URC and Luxul Training: May 25, 2016 – Holiday Inn Express Oakland Airport, CA May 26, 2016 – Sierra Select, N. Highlands, CA Volutone 8th Annual Southern California Technology and Business Summit May 3, 2016 – Warner Center Marriott, Los Angeles, CA May 5, 2016 – Hilton OC Airport, Orange County, CA Just Add Power: Sonos and Luxul Trainings Simi Valley, CA – May 17, 2016 Van Nuys, CA – May 18, 2016 Cerritos, CA – May 19, 2016 Irvine, CA – May 20, 2016 San Diego, CA – May 24, 2016 Ontario, CA – May 25, 2016 Las Vegas, NV – May 26, 2016 (Luxul only) Visit the Member Events Calendar on the PowerHouse Alliance website here for additional details of the events and trainings and for links to register on the member websites. SubscribeFor more stories like this, and to keep up to date with all our market leading news, features and analysis, sign up to our newsletter here.