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InfoComm 2017 – Day 1


It’s Showtime in Orlando, FL! Our AV guys are filled with excitement as they get their day started learning all sorts of new advances in technology at InfoComm 2017. You can’t be the best without continual learning – Am I right?

We Are Hiring!

Audio/Video Systems Designer for presentation and entertainment systems. Self-starter with keen sense of excellence, experience in consulting, yearning for learning, and an entrepreneurial spirit. Comfortable working with architects, developers, and other design professionals. Mastery in interpreting architectural documentation and design expression through drawings and specifications, and conversant in project management. Skilled in AV systems design, coordination, technical writing, acoustics, system commissioning, and AutoCad. Working experience as independent consultant and/or systems integrator a plus. Ideal candidates have experience with design of hotels, international experience, and CTS-D. Growth opportunity! Compensation commensurate with experience. Located in Gaithersburg, Maryland.

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HITEC 2017 – Are you ready for this?


Jeff rockin’ the ears while being safety-smart as we prepare our booth for this year’s HITEC 2017 in Toronto, Canada. Can’t wait to show everyone what we’ve got! Let the countdown begin!

Places with EMD – Phoenix, AZ

On this episode of #PlaceswithEMD, we’ve packed-up our gear from HD Expo 2017 and headed to Phoenix, Arizona to get in touch with nature. 2,250 miles away from our home office is just what we need to get inspiration.


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HD Expo 2017!

Each and every year, ELECTRO-MEDIA DESIGN always looks forward to the month of May; when we can attend and showcase at the HD Expo in Las Vegas. This year was no exception!


We had a blast redesigning our EMD booth and meeting new & familiar faces!

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Congratulations to Eric Bracht for receiving the IACC Award of Excellence


Eric accepting his IACC Award of Excellence at the annual IACC Americas Connect in Los Angeles, CA.

Places with EMD – Spain

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Στην υγειά σας! Cheers from Greece! Another successful international client visit with The Hidi Group! Oh, the places we go… A little historical backdrop for some inspiration! #PlaceswithEMD

Hospitality Technology

Keep Six Characteristics in Mind When Deciding on Digital Signage

When updating a hotel, digital signage is often a hot topic. However, with so many products to choose from, it can be overwhelming for hoteliers to decide on what type of signage to include within the hotel.

FSTEC 2016

Jeff Loether presented Can You Hear Me Now? an FSTEC Technology Track (9/27/16)


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Hotel Business Design, Tech & Design

Creating Meeting and Event Spaces that Work

With more than 30 years of experience designing meeting spaces for the hotel industry, Jeff Loether knows a thing or two about what's needed when it comes to turning an empty hotel room into the prefect venue for a meeting or event. (8/21/16)

Today's Blog: Budgeting Tips for 2017

Preventative Maintenance in Meeting Equipment Should NOT be Overlooked when Budgeting for 2017 (8/31/16)

Hotel News Now, Tech Impact Report

Preventing technology failures in hotel meeting spaces

Hosting a meeting or conference is stressful enough, so hoteliers should make sure they have the people and equipment ready to handle any tech problems that could arise. (8/8/16)

Make sure preventative maintenance is built into the budget each year, said Jeff Loether, consultant and founder of Electro-Media Design. It’s imperative to have good design upfront with backups and built-in safety and training, but systems should be revisited once a quarter. If it’s important to hoteliers to have...

rAVe Radio "GoodAV" Podcast

Good AV Episode 8: AV Design for Hotels: Creating the Envelope

by Midori Connolly

This month I had the great luck of spending a ...

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BizTech magazine, Summer 2016

Creating a 'Goldilocks' Meeting Experience

Follow these key steps to ensure that your business has the right technology and setup in place to avoid technical problems that can derail meetings. (6/9/16)

“What’s that echo?” “Can you hear me over that buzz?” “What’s that humming?”
Who hasn’t been part of one of those scenarios during a video conference. The right technology is critical, and so is the room, says Jeff Loether, president of Electro-Media Design...

Hospitality Design Awards

Electro-Media Design, Ltd. was proud to have designed all the AudioVisual technology for the Loews Minneapolis renovation, which was awarded two Hospitality Design Awards: Midscale Hotel (overall) and Midscale Public Spaces!

EMD @ HITEC 2016!


Ward Sellars, Jamie Hidi, Jeff Loether, and Eric Bracht at the EMD-HIDI booth at HITEC 2016 in New Orleans, June 20-23.

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EMD LIVE at HD Expo 2016!


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