AV Insider Podcast #126 - February 2018
February 26, 2018 - Josh Christian, Director of Certification at the Home Technology Association (HTA), and Matt Johnson, General Manager at Aurum, are interviewed by Johnny Mota on the popular AV Insider podcast. Topics include what is and why the HTA (Home Technology Association), what is the HTA Certification program launched last year, and what the response been like from dealers and manufacturers.
Johnny also discusses how the HTA certification differs from and complements CEDIA certification and the other programs already out there, along with why the company certification is important.
Johnny covers the certification tiers, things needed for achieving certification, the benefits to consumers when they hire an HTA Certified firm, and the tools the HTA provides for the consumers to help them make a more informed technology buying decision, which benefits them and the potential integrator.