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Zachary Comeau

Zachary Comeau is the senior editor of CE Pro. He comes from a journalism background with more than a decade of experience writing for Commercial Integrator, My TechDecisions, and several daily newspapers and industry trade publications in Massachusetts.

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resimercial, CEDIA Expo, CIX23, Commercial Integrator Expo, commercial residential solutions

15 Must-See Resimercial Booths to Check Out While Visiting CEDIA, Commercial Integrator Expos

CEDIA and the co-located Commercial Integrator Expo will bring a resimercial feel to the trade show floor igniting a cross-pollination of ideas.

CEDIA Expo Training

Top 3 IT-focused Educational Sessions to Check Out at Commercial Integrator Expo

Looking to improve your knowledge of IT and cybersecurity-related issues? Check out these three Commercial Integrator Expo sessions.

InfoComm 2023 Orlando, FL

10+ Hybrid-Work Solutions at InfoComm 2023

Remote and hybrid-work solutions were abundant at InfoComm 2023. Here’s 10-plus all-in-one conferencing devices and hybrid-work solutions.

Zachary's Latest Posts

AV Integrator Return To Work

How a Return to Work Might Look For AV Integrators After the COVID-19 Lockdown

Parts of the US and elsewhere are reopening after the COVID-19 quarantine, but daily life will still be different for a while — including for integrators.

Mozilla: Most Popular Videoconferencing Solutions Like Zoom, Teams Are Secure

According to Mozilla: Zoom, Microsoft Teams, Cisco WebEx, Skype, BlueJeans and other videoconferencing solutions integration partners sell are secure.

Paycheck Protection Program

Help Your Employees by Applying for the Paycheck Protection Program

Small integration firms can take care of their employees by applying for the U.S. SBA’s Paycheck Protection Program and by offering other aid.

COVID-19 Economic Recovery

Survey: Tech Industry Could Play large Role in COVID-19 Recovery

A new survey suggests that the technology industry and AV integrators will help play a role in the post-COVID-19 recovery as organizations return to work.

IT spending

IDC: Large Enterprise, Healthcare, Government Will Continue to Spend on Tech in 2020

Worldwide IT spending is expected to decline 2.7% this year due to COVID-19, but there will still be good market opportunities to sell technology, IDC says.

Zoom Background, Virtual Background

10 Virtual Background Ideas That Will Make Videoconferencing More Fun

Videoconferencing users are getting pretty creative with their virtual backgrounds in platforms like Zoom. Here are some we liked.

Small Business Relief

Congress Narrows In On Replenishing Small Business COVID-19 Relief Fund

If your small integration firm missed out on the U.S. government’s first round of small business relief, hold on just a little bit longer.

Managing Remote Workers

Four Tips For Managing Remote Workers

Managing different employees is already difficult. Now add COVID-19 and remote work, and managing becomes even more challenging.

Remote Work Supplies

Survey: More Than Half of Employers Aren’t Helping Pay For Remote Work Necessities

According to Canada-based finance management platform Procurify, 47% of employers have not offered to cover the cost of employees’ remote work supplies.

Small Business Relief Programs Depleted; Congress Works to Replenish

A $350 billion relief program for small businesses impacted by COVID-19 has run dry, but Congress is working to replenish funding.