New York — October is shaping up to be a busy month for regional dealer Hippos Home Entertainment Center and distributors CED and 21st Century, which have slated separate events throughout the month.
Hippos, an Albany, N.Y.-based member of the Home Technology Specialists of America buying group (HTSA), will celebrate its 30th anniversary with customers, vendors and friends at the company’s showroom on Oct. 4, and will hold a second event for the public with product demos and T-shirt giveaways on Oct. 15. For more information, contact Brittany Triana at [email protected] or call (518) 482-1864.
Meanwhile, CED (Consumer Electronics Distributors) will hold its 15th Annual Fall Ball at its Northbrook, Ill., facility on Oct. 15 and at its New Berlin, Wis., location on Oct. 16. The PowerHouse Alliance member will showcase the latest technology solutions in A/V, home entertainment, security and control, hold hourly product giveaways including LG tablets, and will provide a catered lunch and dinner. For more, information visit GoCED.com, call (847) 656-8900, or RSVP here.
Elsewhere, fellow PowerHouse member 21st Century will hold its annual Dealer Expo Oct. 24-25 at the Kingston Plantation Resort in Myrtle Beach, S.C. Highlights will include Dolby Atmos demos, vendor trainings, and the return of its traditional opening-day Hook-n-Slice Golf & Fishing Tournament. For more information, visit 21stCenturyDist.com, email Vanessa Zitzmann at [email protected], or RSVP here.