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The Origin of SoundVision Podcast

The Origin of SoundVision Podcast

On this episode of “Simplifying Life Through Technology,” Mark and Andrew sit down to discuss SoundVision’s Origin Story.

Embark on a revelatory adventure with Mark DiPetro, the visionary CEO behind SoundVision, as he shares his enthralling tale of passion, innovation, and resilience. We explore the intriguing rise of a company that sprang to life from the embers of a failed business and a lifelong zest for electronics. We learn how Mark navigated the trials of a solo enterprise and evolved through economic hardships. From sub contract work to a thriving business, we explore how dedication and determination can blossom into success. Listeners will find themselves immersed in a story that’s as much about personal fortitude as it is about rebuilding an idea to achieve even greater heights.

As we chart the course of SoundVision’s ascent, the power of strategic partnerships and the crucial role of key players becomes clear. The episode celebrates the wisdom of placing talent like our operations aficionado Michelle and our sales superstar Zach in roles where they could truly shine, demonstrating the company’s dedication to allowing employee’s talents to thrive. The episode ventures through the meticulous processes that have propelled SoundVision to emulate the successes of major companies like Apple and McDonalds, and the adherence to a long-term vision. Join us for an episode that not only recounts a journey to success but also imparts the invaluable lessons that can inspire your own path to greatness.

Service Membership Plans Podcast

SoundVision's NEW Service Membership Plans

On this episode of “Simplifying Life Through Technology,” Mark, Michelle, and Andrew from SoundVision sit down to discuss our NEW Service Membership Plans, available for all customers now.

Join us as we delve into the value of service membership plans at SoundVision and how they benefit customers.  We’ll explore the different tiers of service plans, including a custom option tailored to your needs. All of our plans provide perks like 1-hour callbacks and remote troubleshooting.

Designed by our COO Michelle, these plans are designed to eliminate equipment malfunctions and system lags, ensuring your technology continues to run seamlessly. From streaming TV shows, to intense gaming sessions, and working remotely, technology has crept into our daily lives; It’s pivotal to have service to ensure smooth sailing.

Our service manager, Mike O’Dowd, oversees service operations from Cozumel, Mexico. Hear the tales of delivering outrageous service from different parts of the world and how we’ve been able to redefine satisfaction through our service membership plans. Join us, and learn how to simplify your life with our service memberships.

SoundVision WINS Home of the Year Award

SoundVision Wins Home of the Year

At this year’s CEDIA Expo in Denver, Colorado the SoundVision took home the silver award for Home of the Year – Best Home Theater $25k-100K.

Nine of members of our team were on hand to accept the award including several technicians who worked on the project.

In all, the 2023 Home of the Year Awards looked at projects in 16 categories, with winners being judged by an esteemed panel of representatives throughout the smart home industry. The winners were chosen from a list of 46 entries and announced at a ceremony in Denver, Colorado during CEDIA Expo 2023.

Read More here from CE PRO Magazine

WINNING ENTRY - DETAILS

Aaron McCarty from Bang & Olufsen

Meet Aaron McCarty of Bang & Olufsen

On this episode of “Simplifying Life Through Technology,” Mark, Zach and Andrew from SoundVision sit down with Aaron McCarty, Head of Custom Integrations in the Americas for Bang & Olufsen.

“Since 1925 Bang & Olufsen has created iconic audio and home entertainment products to the highest standards of sound, craft and design.”

Prepare to be swept off your feet by the extraordinary world of Bang Olufsen.  They’ll take you on an auditive journey that spans the remarkable history of this elite brand and the innovative designs that have set them apart. In their engaging chat, you’ll discover the story behind the distinctly Bang Olufsen aluminum design tradition and how it enhances the approachability of an audiophile-grade listening experience.

You’ll learn about the unique capabilities of this advanced speaker and the fascinating difference between the Beolab 18s and 28s, and the Beolab 50s.  Aaron and Zach express heartfelt appreciation for their partnership with Sound Vision and Bang Olufsen. Tune in for an episode that promises to be as captivating as the sound of Bang Olufsen itself!

Bang and Olufsen’s Ambitions:

  • Design for a lifetime
  • Design for serviceability
  • Design for customization
  • Design for flexibility
  • Design for upgradability

Understanding Surge Protection and Lightning Strikes

 
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On this episode of “Simplifying Life Through Technology,” Mark and Andrew from SoundVision sit down to discuss surge protection and lightning strikes.

Listen to the podcast HERE!

Ever wondered how your vacuum cleaner or hairdryer could be a potential threat to your high-end electronics? Join Mark and Andrew from SoundVision, as they shed light on this often overlooked yet crucial aspect – surge protection and lightning strikes. From explaining the relationship between everyday appliances and surges, to the correlation between surges and lightning strikes, they unravel it all. Be prepared to dispel misconceptions and embrace a tech revolution as they delve into the past, present, and future of protecting our electronics.

Together, they explore the various ways you can protect your home and electronic devices from potential lightning strikes and surges; they also discuss the potential fallout of not having protection in place. Navigating the aftermath of a lightning strike or surge can be a daunting task – especially when dealing with insurance. But fret not, they’ve got you covered. As a bonus, they extend an invitation to you to learn more about surge and lightning protection. Contact us for more information. We’re here to help you stay plugged in safely!

Life with Fredy Davila from SoundVision

Simplifying Life with Fredy Davila from SoundVision

 

On this episode of “Simplifying Life Through Technology,” Mark and Michelle from SoundVision sit down with Fredy Davila, our technical engineer at SoundVision. Fredy is responsible for building all the systems and products we install for our clients.

We learn where Fredy is originally from and get to know more about his family at home. Fredy started his career going to school for network engineering. It wasn’t until five years later that he started working with networking at a security company, where he was introduced to audio and video. Learn how Fredy immersed himself in the world of technology. 

We talk about:

  • System design 
  • Cyber security
  • How we as an audio visual company approach passwords 
  • Fredy’s involvement with drones.

Fredy’s hard work at SoundVision does not go unnoticed, he is an asset to our team. 

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SoundVision Podcast with ProSource

Faith Marengo selling lighting fixtures!

SoundVision Podcast with ProSource Team

NEW incoming ProSource President Jim Pearce and Representative for the Southeast, Frank Marengo visited the SoundVision experience center for a special podcast. In the podcast, we learned about Jim’s aspirations for the buying group under his his tenure. Frank reveals that his secret weapon, is in fact his 9 year old daughter Faith, who outshines him on vendor visits. SoundVision has offered Faith a training position with the SoundVision design team, but her dad says she needs to graduate elementary school first.

SoundVision received the Southeast Dealer of the Year in April of this year and SoundVision owner, Mark DiPietro is a volunteer on the ProSource Education Committee. SoundVision is committed to the professional growth of our employees and product offerings. ProSource is a resource for training, product and peer development.

SoundVision is a Lake Norman based smart home technology, lighting, shading and security provider with a staff of both current and future seasoned industry veterans.

If you would like to visit our Mooresville showroom, please email us at info@svavnc.com or reach out by calling (704) 696-2792 ext. 1.

Listen to the full podcast on Apple or Spotify or by clicking here: https://www.buzzsprout.com/2014609/11182227-simplifying-life-with-prosource.mp3?download=true

ProSource is a cooperative, member-governed, not-for-profit buying group representing more than 600+ custom integrators and specialty retailers. With annual sales of more than $6 billion, ProSource is the largest specialty and consumer-electronics merchandising group in the United States, which allows it to negotiate stronger programs with manufacturers, help independent dealers stay relevant to consumers, and keep the specialty A/V channel competitive.

SoundVision Podcast with ProSource Team Jim Pearce and Frank Marengo along with Mark DiPietro and Michelle Ferlauto of our team.

 

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ProSource President Jim Pearce with SoundVision team members (from left: Fredy Davila, Michelle Ferlauto, Jim Pearce, Mark DiPietro and Kristen DiPietro)

Learn more about ProSource:

https://www.prosourceinfo.com/

 

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