Entries by Brandon Rebbe

Carle Foundation Hospital

Over the past several years, Zdi has completed projects for this regional healthcare facility in Urbana, Illinois. The quality of Zdi’s work has created a growing, trusted relationship with this institution. When asked to describe the work done by Zdi, the manager of systems and technology explains: “Zdi has done several large projects for us […]

Carle Foundation Hospital

Over the last several years, Zdi has been given the opportunity to work for Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana, Illinois. Zdi was initially sought out to provide an upgrade to the Auditorium, a space utilized for medical presentations, guest speakers, and Video Teleconferencing. Zdi was asked to replace the existing system, which included antiquated sound […]

Peoria Riverfront Museum

In October of 2012, The Peoria Riverfront Museum opened its doors to the public. This 10 year long project was conceptualized to beautify the riverfront in addition to give the residents of Peoria an extraordinary destination for the entire family. As part of that goal, the museum was designed with advanced and interactive technologies to […]

Zdi Invited to 2012 CI Summit

Zdi was honored with an invitation to the first Commercial Integrator Summit held in Houston, Texas, November 6–8, 2012. Along with other high-revenue commercial integration companies, Zdi attended sessions highlighting technology trends and best practices in general management, sales and marketing and operations. “This premier pro AV event connected the nation’s top integration companies and […]

Zdi Included on CI’s 2012 List of 21 Firms Worth Following

Each year, Commercial Integrators (CI) compiles a list of companies on the rise. Zdi was included in its 2012 edition: For a firm that has only existed for five years, Zdi has already received a good deal of recognition. Lead engineer Jay McArdle, for instance, was recognized as the 2011 InfoComm Young AV Professional of […]

CI Profiles Zdi’s Jay McArdle

Each week, Commercial Integrator features an industry leader for its CI Profile. Zdi’s Jay McArdle was selected for June 22, 2012, to talk “about the importance of listening to clients and properly managing their expectations.” “In our industry, trust and relationships are the most important components to success.” Read McArdle’s CI Profile

Zdi’s Work at CUMTD Featured in Christie Digital Case Study

Christie Digital documented its first install of a large video wall for the Champaign-Urbana Mass Transit District (CUMTD). Zdi lead engineer Jay McArdle helped with the layout of the content and the windows on the wall, which is comprised of 10 CHRISTIE FHD551-X tiled LCD flat panels. The case study highlights how McArdle’s troubleshooting and […]

Jay McArdle Named to InfoComm 100

Jay McArdle was one of the select few integrators chosen in 2012 for InfoComm 100, October 11–12, 2012, in Reston, Virginia. The honor placed McArdle at the annual meeting where industry leaders “assess and chart the course of the industry through an agenda designed by InfoComm’s Leadership Development Committee.” “Participants discussed Smart Building Technology (SBT) […]