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The Integrated Home

“The Integrated Home” examines the home integration business. Every episode speaks to business owners, technicians and industry insiders who understand the challenges and the opportunities facing those working in the professional smart home space. Guests...more

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Episode 1

January 12, 2023

The Year Ahead

Presenter Shereen Russell talks with Katy Bradshaw and Barry Sheldrick from podcast partner, Distributed By Meridian (DbM), in this New Year edition to kick off our sixth series. Katy and Barry look forward to the year ahead for the brands DbM represents and the prospects for more industry growth in 2023.  We support Together For Cinema.   ...

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Episode 11

December 23, 2022

Reviewing 2022

In an end-of-year special, we’re joined by Stuart Tickle from podcast partner, AWE Europe, who casts an eye over 2022 and shares his thoughts on what’s in store for 2023, including the return of AWE’s Motorsport Sensation promotion. We support Together For Cinema. A Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year to all our listeners. See you in 2023! ...

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Episode 10

November 29, 2022

Crazy Golf

In this episode, we’ll be taking a round of Crazy Golf – that’s the name of the project – in the company of James Ratcliffe from Surrey-based integrator, Homeplay as we find out what it takes to win the Best Media Room category in the CEDIA EMEA Awards as well as the prestigious Best Media Room Global title. We're grateful to our series partners AWE Europe, Sony and Distributed by Meridian for their backing. We support Together For Cinema.  ...

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Episode 9

October 20, 2022

Current Affairs

What's happened to industry supply chains and how can integrators deal with the issues they're facing? We talk to David Smith of SMC and Tom Williamson of Element 29 for their views on the current situation and advice on how to manage it.   We're grateful to our series partners AWE Europe, Sony and Distributed by Meridian for their backing. We support Together For Cinema.  ...

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Episode 8

September 02, 2022

The Demo Space Revisited

In this episode, we take another look at the demo space with two businesses who are re-imagining how it works for their clients and their business.  We’re delighted to spend time first with Alex Jones and Gavin Baker of The Smart Home Garden and then we talk with Owen Maddock of Cinemaworks about his new cinema showroom in Bristol.     We're grateful to our series partners AWE Europe, Sony and Distributed by Meridian for their backing. We support Together For Cinema.  ...

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Episode 7

August 03, 2022

The Arabian

We take a close look at The Arabian in this episode - a South African project which secured top prize in the Best Media Room Level II category in the CEDIA Awards 2021 as well as the prestigious Global accolade for Best Media Room.   Nick Caripis from Joburg-based integrator, BNC Technology, tells us the story of this amazing project. We learn about the various installation challenges, how BNC successfully blended technology with interior design and we also find out what it means to create a media room that's 100% child-friendly.  We're grateful to our series partners Farnell, AWE Europe, Sony and Distributed by Meridian for their backing. We support Together For Cinema.  ...

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