Joe Whitaker has almost two decades of experience in Custom Systems Integration and Design and is one of the most proactive members of the Control4 community. Among the first to be certified by Control4 in Texas, Joe continues to design and implement amazing solutions while contributing to the consumer knowledge base. With hundreds of installations under his belt in over 25 states in the U.S. Joe has continued to take his well designed and remotely manageable products to happy clients across the country. Joe has also helped in product development, creation, and preproduction testing with top manufacturers like Sony, Platinum Tools, Sanus, Nyne, Stealth Acoustics, Simply Reliable, VANCO and many more. Joe Whitaker is an award winning inventor and designer of products more commonly known as “The Unstoppable Geek”.
Beyond developing many custom tools to assist in custom installations,custom rack building, and video and audio products that benefit the integrator as well as consumer, he is a regular contributor of news, product reviews and tutorials at EH Publishing, CE Pro Magazine, Electronic House Magazine, and Commercial Integrator Magazine.
Not only has Joe had his hand in products and technology he has consulted for many companies in the tech sector on business and logistical operations to help boost operational efficiency. Joe has taken these strategies to many companies to create a better experience for the home owner and end user. These strategies both in technology and business have been deployed in businesses from the small AV company to Multinational Enterprise Corporations.
Helping to support the industry is a key goal for Joe. Not only has he volunteered for many technology speaking panels and held classes and seminars, Joe is also a member of the CEDIA Board of Directors. As a Director his mission is simple, focus on the future of the CEDIA Industry and it’s members.