John Pherson

Marketing Specialist
My name is: John Pherson
What I do: I am a Marketing Specialist that deals primarily with the day to day operations of PPC, SEO, and E-Mail marketing for Control4.
Why I do what I do: I love technology and I have a passion for advertising and marketing.
If I didn’t do what I do, I’d do this instead: I would own a Coffee Shop called “Brewtah” or “Esspresso Your Self.”
What makes me tick: Running. It keeps me sane.
What makes me “talk”: Soccer, skiing, running and basically anything that happens in the mountains.
I geek out about: I’m nuts for Dental Hygiene………and soccer.
I want the world to know: I’m not doctor.

Unexpected Automation: 5 Interesting IoT Products

Posted November 11, 2014

Remember when the internet was only confined to our computer screens? Back when you had to pay for AOL, and Google was still a word only mathematicians used? Times have changed and our phones, tablets, and computers aren’t the only things that are connected to the net anymore. Designers are breathing new life into everyday products by redesigning them to intelligently interact with their users and other devices around them. Here are some interesting and unexpected products the Internet of Things has given birth to.

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A Guide to Media Distribution

Posted September 9, 2014

Control4 media distribution solutions make it easy for everyone in the family to enjoy their favorite music and video anywhere in the house, instantaneously...

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Already Living the Automated Life? Perhaps it’s Time to Enhance That Experience.

Posted August 8, 2014

Investing in the latest hardware without the lastest software is a lot like like buying a Ferrari without an engine, sure it looks nice but you're going to have some problems down the road (pun intended). The opposite is also true, and anyone who’s running Windows 8 on that 5-year-old Dell Inspiron intimately understands the struggle. Upgrading your technology...

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Posted July 7, 2014

Control4 system has a monumental effect on home’s White House inspired design.

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Wireless Sensors Offer Control Based on Motion, Light, even Humidity Levels

Posted June 6, 2014

Forget to turn on the bathroom ventilation whenever you take a shower? If so, the Axxess Industries Wireless Motion Sensor with humidity control is a perfect addition to your Control4 home automation system. Recently HD Living reviewed the device and had great things to say about it. “The Wireless Motion Sensor is incredibly well made and attractive at that,” says Dennis Burger Editor in Chief of HD Living. He has currently set it up to turn on the bathroom vent fan whenever it senses humidity.

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What do today’s teens want? Smart homes.

Posted May 5, 2014

When I was a 17-year-old I couldn’t tell you the difference between HTML and Java but Matthew Lieberman started honing his home automation tech skills at the tender age of 15. Electronic House recently documented how Matthew worked with a professional Control4 dealer, Home Technology Experts, Southampton, New York, to design his family’s smart home from the ground up. Now, this technically gifted youngster spends his free time automating his parent’s 4,000-square-foot Hamptons home. From creating voice greetings to integrating music into the system, Matthew has tweaked just about every part of his parent’s home automation system.

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