Audio Video Interiors & Safety Technologies
2011 ESA Leadership Summit, January 10-13, Irving, Texas
Michael Pope, President of Safety Technologies, Medina, Ohio, is scheduled to participate on 2 panels at the 2011 Electronic Security Association's Leadership Summit. Pope serves on the A.E. Venture's Advisory Committee which is responsible for hosting this year's Summit.
His first session is titled: Residential Systems Integration - Products, Packaging, Financing Models The seminar discusses moving beyond the alarm monitoring-only model, noting the trend of Homeowners wanting more from design/installation companies including fire, keyless entry and video surveillance on the security side of things along with very marketable, custom products such as multi-room audio, lighting control and surround-sound audio. This session will be moderated by Deborah O'Mara, Editor in Chief, Security Dealer & Integrator Magazine.
Pope will also adress the topic of Information Age Marketing in a Seminar on Thursday, focusing on his use of Social Media and eMarketing methods.
Pope is a past board member for O.L.E.S.S.A. (formerly Ohio Burglar and Fire Alarm Association) and CEA's TechHome Division and a current board member on the Audio Video Retailer Division. He often provides interviews for magazine features. He states,"We are proud of our participation, contributions and reputation and feel that we bring credibility to the field."