“The annual CE Pro 100 Brand Analysis report is a valuable industry barometer of the brands that work the hardest for homeowners and professional integrators,” said Martin Plaehn, Control4 Chairman and CEO.
Salt Lake City, UT (PRWEB) June 01, 2015
Control4 Corporation (NASDAQ: CTRL), a leading global provider of smart home solutions, has been named as the top Whole-House Automation brand by the 2015 CE Pro 100 Brand Analysis report. CE Pro magazine is a leading trade publication for professionals involved in the custom electronics business. The report released today on CEPro.com includes a survey of the highest revenue-generating businesses in the custom installation industry which reveals that Control4 is viewed as a leading brand in seven unique categories, including recognition as the top brand in four of these categories as follows:
- Whole-House Automation – Top Brand
- Multi-Room Audio – Top Brand
- HVAC/Energy/Smart Grid Management – Top Brand
- Access Control – Top Brand
- Universal Remote Control – In the Top 2 Brands
- Lighting Control – In the Top 2 Brands
- Intercom Systems – In the Top 3 Brands
“The annual CE Pro 100 Brand Analysis report is a valuable industry barometer of the brands that work the hardest for homeowners and professional integrators,” said Martin Plaehn, Control4 Chairman and CEO. “The rankings from this data set recognize manufacturers who do more than just create brilliant products; they also work hard to support the dealer network in multiple aspects of their business to ensure their success. Making progress year-after-year in these categories validates our commitment to the ultimate satisfaction of both homeowners and system integrators.”
Jason Knott, editor-in-chief of CE Pro, commented: “Our annual research has consistently seen Control4 on the rise in many categories. The conclusions drawn from this year’s data have certainly solidified Control4’s position as a market leader in not only four major categories, but also a top-three brand in other areas like Universal Remote Control, Lighting Control, and Intercom Systems.”
Based on this research conducted by CE Pro, Senior Editor Robert Archer notes that Control4 is among the “Big 3” brands in the custom installation industry that “have rapidly taken on the role of market leaders.” Archer comments further that the reason why brands like Control4 are emerging as market leaders is because their “value-added products, price points and dealer support mechanisms are resonating with installers.”
Control4 [NASDAQ: CTRL] is a leading provider of automation systems for homes and businesses, offering personalized control of lighting, music, video, temperature, security, communications and similar functionalities into a unified home automation solution that enhances the daily lives of its customers. Control4 unlocks the potential of connected devices, making entertainment systems easier to use, homes more comfortable and energy efficient, and families more secure. More than 75% of Control4’s consumers have integrated two or more functionalities with Control4’s solution, which is available through more than 3,250 custom integrators, retail outlets, and distributors in over 90 countries. By delivering insightfully simple control solutions that enhance the lives of individuals and families, Control4 is the automation platform of choice for consumers, major consumer electronics companies, hotels, and businesses around the world.
Forward Looking Statement
This press release contains “forward-looking statements” within the meaning of the “safe harbor” provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995, including but not limited to, statements regarding Control4’s possible future products and financial outlook. All statements other than statements of historical fact contained in this press release are forward-looking statements. These forward-looking statements are made as of the date they were first issued, and were based on the then-current expectations, estimates, forecasts, and projections, as well as the beliefs and assumptions of management. Forward-looking statements are subject to a number of risks and uncertainties, many of which involve factors or circumstances that are beyond Control4’s control. Control4’s actual results could differ materially from those stated or implied in forward-looking statements due to a number of factors, including but not limited to, risks detailed in Control4’s most recent Annual Report on Form 10-K and subsequent reports filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission, as well as other documents that may be filed by the company from time to time with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Past performance is not necessarily indicative of future results. The forward-looking statements included in this press release represent Control4’s views as of the date of this press release. The company anticipates that subsequent events and developments may cause its views to change. Control4 has no intention and undertakes no obligation to update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events, or otherwise. These forward-looking statements should not be relied upon as representing Control4’s views as of any date subsequent to the date of this press release.
Blair Sonnen, Control4
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