CEDIA - PowerHouse Alliance Members Prepare for CEDIA Expo and September Trainings and Events

All 12 distributor members will attend CEDIA Expo in the PowerHouse Alliance booth and offer a range of trainings and events throughout September.

All 12 distributor members will attend CEDIA Expo in the PowerHouse Alliance booth and offer a range of trainings and events throughout September.


Pittsburgh, PA - August 29, 2016 - After a busy summer of trainings, webinars and events, PowerHouse Alliance members are preparing to attend CEDIA Expo in Dallas, TX in the PowerHouse Alliance booth 4138 and will continue the momentum after the show with a variety of programs and events.

Sierra Select Distributors has completed a remodel of their dealer will-call area and 4,000 square feet of their warehouse to create a self-shopping area for dealers. Opening after Labor Day, the new self-shopping area offers dealers easier access to home electronics products offered by Sierra Select Distributors, including all PowerHouse Alliance vendors, and product offerings by LG, Samsung, Sonance, Nest and more.

Member Volutone will complete their successful Network Training series on September 1st, and will offer Leviton counter days throughout the month. After CEDIA Expo, Volutone will also host multiple full-day trainings from JVC, Screen Innovations and Klipsch, where dealers can take new product training, have a chance to win prizes, see live music demonstrations, learn tips and tricks on 4K from JVC, and take advantage of special product pricing.

Beginning September 26, member 21st Century Distributing will host a series of networking and integration trainings and CED is conducting an exclusive training and dealer cerification on Clare Controls Fusion programming software on September 27 and 28 at their Northbrook, IL location. EDI will finish the month on September 30 with an exciting all-day event at their headquarters in Portland, OR, where after a seven month-long dealer program, they will draw the winner of the 2016 Chevrolet Camaro RS! During the event, EDI will host two Samsung product trainings in the morning and afternoon, and attendees can enjoy fun, food, deals and the highly-anticipated Camaro draw.

Below is the list of trainings and events from the PowerHouse Alliance members that are scheduled for September:

21st Century Distributing

• Networking & Integration Training Series
o Raleigh, NC - September 26 to September 27
o Charlotte, NC - September 28 to September 29
o Savannah, GA - October 10 to October 11
o Orlando, FL - October 19 to October 20
o Atlanta, GA - October 24 to October 25
o Nashville, TN - October 26 to October 27

CED
 Clare Controls Fusion Training & Certification - September 27 - September 28 - Northbrook, IL

EDI

• 2016 Chevrolet Camaro RS drawing event - September 30 - Portland, OR
• Samsung Training - September 30 - Portland, OR

Volutone

• Yamaha/Klipsch/JVC Training
o Simi Valley, CA - September 20
o Van Nuys, CA - September 21
o Cerritos, CA - September 22
o Irvine, CA - September 23
o San Diego, CA - September 27
o Ontario, CA - September 28
o Las Vegas, NV - September 29

• Leviton Counter Days
o San Diego, CA - September 22
o Van Nuys, CA - September 23
o Ontario, CA - September 26

Visit the PowerHouse Alliance website here to see the Member Events Calendar for additional details of the events and trainings and for links to register on the member websites.

To learn more about The PowerHouse Alliance, please visit www.powerhousealliance.com

About PowerHouse Alliance
The PowerHouse Alliance is a national consortium of regional wholesale distributors delivering name brand products for custom installers, specialty dealers, large retailers and industry buying groups in the residential and commercial audio/video, home entertainment, security, IT and consumer electronics accessories markets. With combined annual sales in excess of $800 million, PowerHouse Alliance member companies represent 800,000 square feet of warehouse space in convenient locations across the country, stocked with more than 150+ product lines. Creating cost efficiencies for manufacturers and buying power for customers, the Alliance offers a national footprint with the added benefit of local sales, training and support.
Powerhouse Alliance members include: 21st Century, Autco, Audio America, CED, Davis Distribution, ECD, EDI, Mountain West, MRI, Sierra Select, Ultimate Integration, and Volutone.

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