CEDIA Announces 2017 Executive Committee, Appointed Directors The CEDIA Board of Directors approved the 2017 Executive Committee and appointed directors at last week's board meeting held at CEDIA headquarters in Indianapolis, IN.RS Staff ⋅ Feb 1, 2017 The CEDIA Board of Directors approved the 2017 Executive Committee and appointed directors at last week’s board meeting held at CEDIA headquarters in Indianapolis, IN. “The expertise and passion of our unified global board puts CEDIA in an incredibly strong position. The right people are at the table to help determine our top priorities and guide our strategy for achieving success,” said Vin Bruno, CEDIA CEO. “We are excited to be working together with the common goals of improving services, providing deeper support and delivering important added value to all our members across the world.” The complete CEDIA Executive Committee and Board now comprises: 2017 Executive Committee Dennis Erskine, Chairperson Erskine Group, LLC Draper, UT David Humphries, Chairperson-Elect Atlantic Integrated Rockleigh, NJ Larry Pexton, Immediate Past Chairperson Triad Speakers,Inc. Portland, OR Ex-officio, non-voting member Giles Sutton, Treasurer James + Giles London, United Kingdom Omar Hikal, Secretary Archimedia Dubai, United Arab Emirates 2017 Elected Directors Christiaan Beukes Sphere Custom Design & Installation Salt River, Cape Town, South Africa Henry Clifford Livewire Richmond, VA Ken Erdmann Erdmann Electric,Inc. Springville, UT Greg Margolis HomeTronics, Inc Dallas, TX Rob Sutherland Inspired Dwellings,Ltd London, United Kingdom Joe Whitaker The Thoughtful Home Clayton, MO In the selection of the appointed positions, the CEDIA board felt that in the transition to a globally led organization that it was important to maintain continuity but also be able to diversify the skill set and expertise of the leadership. The following appointed positions were voted in by the CEDIA Board to fill necessary gaps and include a mix of one and two-year terms. Hamish Neale Barco N.V. Kortijk, Belgium 2-year term David Humphries Atlantic Integrated Rockleigh, NJ 2-year term Jeremy Sweet Connected Home Mulgrave, Australia 1-year term Hagai Feiner Access Networks Encino, CA 1-year term Tom Butler Artcoustic Loudspeakers Chelmsford, United Kingdom 1-year term David Weinstein Lutron Electronics Co., Inc. Coopersburg, PA 1-year term John Clancy Crestron Electronics,Inc. Rockleigh, NJ 1-year term In addition, Vin Bruno serves as an ex-officio, voting member of the CEDIA board by virtue of his role as global president and chief executive officer of CEDIA.