The Essential Install Podcast

The Essential Install Podcast

Latest Episodes

25: The International Women’s Day Podcast
March 07, 2023

David Kitchener talks to four successful women in the AV industry, to celebrate International women’s day. “Imagine a gender equal world. A world free of bias, stereotypes, and discrimination. A world that's diverse, equitable, and inclusive. A world wh

24: Smart Lighting with Rako Controls
November 11, 2022

With this podcast we are concentrating on lighting, as we are joined by the award winning Rako Controls the UK’s leading smart lighting controls manufacturer, who recently picked up awards at the Smart Building awards for the “Best Lighting control” and t

23: Power Management with GUDE Systems
August 31, 2022

To the AV integrator, power is everything.  The connection of a system to the mains fires up all sorts of solutions, from lighting and HAVAC through to cinema and music. But how much attention do we actually give to the power source?  All it takes is a

22: Mark Reynolds, Jason Girardier & John Niebel on Snap One
August 08, 2022

This podcast focuses on Snap One. This is a culmination of SnapAV and Control4 rebranding as Snap One just over a year ago. The rebranding and general marketing for a company the size of Snap One is a mammoth task: hear how they are achieving this and whe

21: Invision UK's 20th Anniversary
June 23, 2022

The Essential Install team talk to Invision UK about their 20th anniversary, and their House Party to celebrate the fact on the 13th and 14th July 2022. Hear the brands that will be on show during the event. Listen and book your FREE tickets on the Invisi

20: John Buchanan on Meridian Audio & DbM
May 25, 2022

David Kitchener and Daniel Sait discuss redefining how you experience sound, with John Buchanan the CEO of Meridian Audio and DbM.

19: Chris Pinder Completed the Marathon Des Sables for Together For Cinema!
May 05, 2022

This podcast is Part 2 - given that Chris Pinder has now completed the Marathon des Sables, this extreme effort was undertaken to raise money for a very worthy cause in the shape of the industry initiative Together for Cinema. It’s a fascinating listen h

18: Nick Fichte on L-Acoustics Creations
April 11, 2022

The Essential Install team talk to Nick Fichte of L-Acoustics Creations on how sound and science define L‑Acoustics, through their dedication to innovation and product design excellence.

17: Chris Pinder Runs the Marathon Des Sables for Together For Cinema
March 03, 2022

Essential Install talk to Chris Pinder who is taking on the legendary Marathon des Sables, a gruelling multi-stage adventure in one of the world's most inhospitable environments, the Sahara Desert. All to support a wonderful and very worthy cause, Toget

16: Charlie McLarron on Steinway Lyngdorf
February 17, 2022

We talk to Charlie McLarron the newly appointed UK sales director for Steinway Lyngdorf, on their new products and the plans for the UK moving forward.