Recent Media Quotes


Apple unveils high-resolution iMac
New York Post
The move suggests Apple is looking to take a bite out of the lucrative TV business, said Shawn DuBravac, chief economist and senior director of research for the Consumer Electronics Association. Television sets are “the most highly adopted tech product ...

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Bloomberg

Apple Upgrades iPad to Woo Tablet-Wielding Business Users
Bloomberg
“When a category matures, you start to look at different segments that you can sell into,” Shawn DuBravac, chief economist and senior director of research at the Consumer Electronics Association, said in an interview. “The companies that are well ...

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Wall St. Cheat Sheet

CEA Predicts Strong Device Sales in 2014
Radio World
CEA forecasts total tech spending during the holidays will increase 2.5% (up from 0.9% growth in 2013) to reach $33.76 billion. “Consumers are decidedly more optimistic about holiday spending on tech this year versus last year,” said Shawn DuBravac, ...
US holiday tech spending set to hit record levelsIPTV News

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Consumer Sentiment Toward Tech Spending Remains Strong
Home Theater Review
"The strong interest in newly released products from industry giants this month appears to be having a positive effect on consumer sentiment towards tech spending," said Shawn DuBravac, CEA's chief economist and senior director of research ...

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The Consumerist

Holidays Look Bright For Retailers: CEA
Twice
“Consumers are decidedly more optimistic about holiday spending on tech this year versus last year,” said Shawn DuBravac, CEA's chief economist and research senior director. “The macroeconomic environment is providing a firmer foundation, and holiday ...
Tablets top holiday wish lists as Apple iPad event nearsInvestor's Business Daily
They Came, They Worked, They Played: Inaugural CEA Innovate! Event Brings ...Business Wire (press release)

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Consumer tech spending remains seasonally strong
Electronic Products & Technology
“The strong interest in newly released products from industry giants this month appears to be having a positive effect on consumer sentiment towards tech spending,” says Shawn DuBravac, CEA's chief economist and senior director of research ...


Consumer Sentiment on Tech Spending Remains Strong
PCB007 (press release)
“The strong interest in newly released products from industry giants this month appears to be having a positive effect on consumer sentiment towards tech spending,” said Shawn DuBravac, CEA's chief economist and senior director of research ...

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Executives from Disruption Corp., New York Angels, Phone2Action and ...
Business Wire (press release)
The Expanding Market Potential for Wearables: Guive Balooch, global AVP, L'Oreal, Shawn DuBravac, chief economist and senior director of research, CEA, Isaiah Kacyvenski, head of sports and fitness segment, MC10, and (NEW) Kabir Kasargod, director of ...


Index points to growth in consumer spending on tech products in remaining ...
Appliance Magazine
"The strong interest in newly released products from industry giants this month appears to be having a positive effect on consumer sentiment towards tech spending,” said Shawn DuBravac, CEA's chief economist and senior director of research ...

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MarketPlace News
Processor.com
“The improved sentiment is helping establish a solid foundation for stronger tech spending,” says Shawn DuBravac, chief economist and senior research director with CEA. Consumer attitudes toward the broader economy, which the CEA also tracks, reached ...