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Snap One Launches Control4 Connect & Control4 Assist

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Snap One launches Control4 Connect & Control4 Assist

January 18, 2024SSN Staff

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Snap One has announced the launch of Control4 Connect & Control4 Assist – new software and support offerings that improve end-user experiences. Snap One said that it spent more than a year developing the Control4 Connect & Control4 Assist offerings in close collaboration with 23 integrators, while also leveraging experience from thousands of Parasol customers and more than 100,000 4Sight subscribers. “The homes and businesses of today rely on a wide...

Control4, integrators, intercom, John Heyman, Remote Access, Snap One


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Nice names Paul Williams as head of new Home Management Solutions Business Unit

November 29, 2023SSN Staff

ODERZO, Italy—Global home management solutions provider Nice has announced the appointment of Paul Williams as managing director of the new Home Management Solutions Business Unit. Williams, currently chief product officer at Nice North America will head up the new unit that was established to allow the company to oversee a worldwide approach to this sector to bridge the gap between technology, design, ease of use and sustainability, and make home an active, efficient and safe system capable...

Control4, GE Lighting, Home Management Solutions Business Unit, NICE, Paul Williams, Roberto Griffa


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Snap One increases investments in software development to fuel innovation

August 29, 2023SSN Staff

CHARLOTTE, N.C.—Smart living technology manufacturer and distributor Snap One has announced it is increasing investments in software research and development to enhance overall performance, reliability, and scalability of its solutions.  Specifically, the company invests approximately $65 million annually in R&D, with a large portion going to the 150-person software development team. “Snap One understands that exceptional user experiences are the key to creating happy...

Alex Mann, Araknis, Binary, Control4, David Moore, Luma, OvrC, Snap One, WattBox


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Snap One Control4 Halo Touch Remote now available

July 28, 2023SSN Staff

CHARLOTTE, NC – Snap One announced that it is now shipping its newest Control4 handheld remote, the Halo Touch, to customers globally. The Halo Touch allows users to manage their Control4 system through a customizable 3.2-inch color touchscreen with a new graphical interface, backlit buttons, push-to-talk voice control and dual-band WiFi support. Snap One reached the current design of the Halo Touch remote through the solicitation of input from partners in designing and adding features. “When...

Control4, Eric Fritz, Halo Touch, remote, Snap One


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Control4 offers wireless control of multi-zone audio, video at new Texas waterpark

February 15, 2022SSN Staff

CHARLOTTE, N.C.—At Texas’ newest indoor waterpark, The Cove at The Lakefront, exciting aquatic attractions are combined with a retractable roof and high-tech AV solutions to create an atmosphere unlike any other indoor waterpark in the country. The entire park’s audio and video is managed through a Control4 automation system, including a giant 30-foot-wide DVLED display, offering staff full control and flexibility to respond to guest requests while ensuring important...

Control4, Elite AV Innovations, Snap One, Steve Withey


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Snap One debuts Control4 & Josh.ai Consumer Campaign

February 2, 2022SSN Staff

CHARLOTTE, N.C.—Control4, the automation brand of Snap One, and Josh.ai are taking their recent strategic distribution partnership a step further by offering several new resources to help integrators share the Control4+Josh experience with their customers. “Josh.ai’s certified Control4 driver enables simple, private, and elegant voice automation in any environment,” said Snap One Chief Product Officer G Paul Hess in the announcement. “The combination of Josh.ai’s...

Control4, Josh.ai, Snap One


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Snap One's Control4 extends Josh.ai partnership with strategic development & exclusive distribution

November 5, 2021SSN Staff

CHARLOTTE, N.C.—Snap One is expanding the presence and availability of artificial intelligence in the home through an enhanced driver as well as an exclusive distribution agreement with Josh.ai. Josh.ai and Snap One have worked closely on new driver enhancements to create a superior experience for customers. Immediately available on the online driver database is an updated Josh.ai driver that is now Control4 Certified and SDDP capable. The driver can now import Control4 advanced lighting...

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SnapAV to acquire Control4 for $680 million

May 13, 2019SSN Staff

CHARLOTTE, N.C. and SALT LAKE CITY—SnapAV, a manufacturer and primary source of A/V, surveillance, networking and remote management products for professional integrators, and Control4 Corporation, a global provider of smart home solutions, recently announced that they have entered into a definitive merger agreement whereby SnapAV will acquire Control4 in an all-cash transaction for $23.91 per share in cash, representing an aggregate value of approximately $680 million. The acquisition is expected...

Control4, Mergers & Acquisitions, SnapAV


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Security companies grow fast, again in 2012

August 22, 2013Martha Entwistle

NEW YORK—The 2013 Inc. 5,000 list has been released and, again this year many security companies made the list, which ranks businesses based on self-reported growth data.Topping the list of included security companies was Security Hunter of Baltimore, Md. At number 551, it had $21.8 million in revenue in 2012, a three-year growth of 820 percent over its $2.4 million in 2009 revenue. Founded in 1988, the company manufacturers and installs electronic and physical security systems used by federal...

Alliance Security, AMP Security, Control4, Defender Direct, DTT Surveillance, EP Technology, Intelligent Access Systems (IAS), Nationwide Security Solutions, NDI Recognition Systems, ObjectVideo, Smith Monitoring, Vision Security


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Home automation company goes public

August 7, 2013Martha Entwistle

Home automation provider Control4 had a successful IPO on Friday Aug. 2. The company offered 4,000,000 shares of its common stock for $16 per share. The shares began trading on the NASDAQ market. The share price quickly climbed to $20.70 in what Business Insider called a “stellar IPO. … That gives the 10-year-old, Salt Lake City, Utah, company a valuation of about $446 million. Not bad considering it had 2012 revenues of $109.5 million and posted a loss from operations every year since 2008.” The...

Cisco, Control4, home automation, Initial Public Offering (IPO), TechSec Solutions


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