Bob Gullo, is a technology visionary, sought-after technology designer, corporate speaker, trainer and the recipient of over 72 national awards for technical excellence in system design. Gullo is a Partner, Past President and Board Member of the prestigious half a billion dollar buying group (HTSA) Home Technology Specialists of America. Additionally, Gullo is a founding member of (CEDIA) Custom Electronics Design and Installation Association which grew from a small gathering of 200 like-minded professionals in 1990 to over 5,000 members worldwide. Gullo has been an influential advocate of technology education via the AIA/ CES provider program, and CEDIA ROI programs, providing CEU courses for the Architectural and Design Community for over 20 years. EDG solutions can be found in the most elegant residential and business settings and continue to be sought after by most discriminating clients worldwide. EDG and founder Bob Gullo, are recognized by its peers, associations, related trade professionals, and technology journals as one of the Top Systems Integrators in the country. Providing expertise for more than 32 years, EDG ’s award-winning technology solutions include; audio/video, business conferencing and multimedia presentation, luxury amenity space entertainment, cardio theatre, screening rooms, home theatre, lighting, shade, and automation control solutions. Gullo is a graduate of Kean University, in 1987. The idea for what became EDG was a Trifecta of sorts; a term paper/ business plan, a hobby and love of music, and a voracious passion for technology and interior design.
What do The Internet, Smartphones, Laptops, GPS, TV Remotes, and the Microwave Oven have in common? Technology. Whether you love Technology, or simply accept the fact it’s a part of our daily lives and culture, Electronics Design Group bridges the gap between technology and aesthetics, show-casing beautiful estate homes, modern apartments and corporate boardrooms use of technology, woven into the environment, some so stealth the transforma-tion itself is magic. The devices we use every day have changed. No longer is television programming confined to the living room today. For example, 61 percent of all Americans now watch video online, ranging from short amateur clips to television programming or movies. From YouTube® to Netflix®, content is being delivered instantaneously and mobile devices continue to explode from smartphones to the latest tablets which allow us to have our content when we want and where we want. The challenge to keep up is endless, getting devices to work with each other is daunting and finding a reputable Technology Consultant is just as hard. We have met the needs and challenges of our clients by listening carefully, designing creative solutions that blend harmoniously in the environment. From Disco Ceilings that magically appear or TV’s disguised as mirrors, or a Media Room with 18 video images. Together we’ll dream it and engineer the solution to make it happen. Many of the projects you’ll see in this book are among the 72 national awards with which we have been honored for tech-nical excellence, innovation, and business acumen. Our software solutions extend beyond the boundaries of your home or office, thanks to powerful mobile digital devices such as the iPhone® and iPad® and Android devices. While I’ve made a career in Technology and admire how useful and powerful it can be, I also understand If you’re like most consumers you may quickly get frustrated when you experience the dark side of technology; You press a button, and what you expect to happen doesn’t. Now what? Our PRIORITAS™ managed service and remote support team can often solve these issues remotely, thanks to the internet and software. EDG continues its quest to deliver innovative and creative solutions, built on the latest platforms and technologies that leverage cloud content, web browsers and powerful mobile digital devices. After 32 years, our firm continues to be excited and energized by the possibilities of what we can create for you. To quote the great visionary CEO Steve Jobs, “Inno-vation distinguishes between a leader and a follower.” Being innovative is in our DNA, it’s who we are, it’s what we’ve always done, we never follow, always lead.