SnapAV Acquires Autonomic Controls

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snap-av-logo.jpgSnapAV recently announced the acquisition of Autonomic Controls, a company known for high-end multi-room music servers and related products. SnapAV is both a manufacturer and distributor of A/V products, and Autonomic will join brands like SunBrite, Episode Speakers, Dragonfly Projection Systems, and Luma Surveillance in the SnapAV line.�

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SnapAV is now adding Autonomic to its line of audio equipment.

This acquisition combines the industry-leading music and audio services of Autonomic with SnapAV's
award-winning customer service and support for a complete solution.

"We are thrilled to add Autonomic to the SnapAV lineup," said John Heyman, SnapAV CEO. "This is a
company that focuses on the custom channel and has shown continuous expertise in the media
streaming category. Autonomic has the right products, people, and culture to make this deal a success
for everyone involved, including our dealers."

Autonomic products are backed by best-in-class integration with leading control systems, such as
Savant, Crestron, Control4, and URC, and incorporate more than a dozen popular music services,
including Spotify and Pandora. To provide users with the best audio possible, Autonomic supports full
High-resolution Audio (HRA) at 24-bit/192-kHz.

Autonomic CEO Michael de Nigris views SnapAV as a like-minded partner with a strong commitment to
the custom-install channel. "SnapAV has shaped the industry since their inception, and we believe our
unique product offering will be a great addition to their lineup. Our companies are a perfect cultural fit,
and because SnapAV is the top supplier in the industry, it helps expand our reach."

SnapAV has made a series of acquisitions within the last year, which have brought numerous benefits to
custom installers. It first acquired industry-leader SunBriteTV last October, and views subsequent
SunBriteTV success as a glimpse into the future of Autonomic.

"It's better to be a SunBriteTV dealer now than before we acquired them. Dealers receive a better
product, greater support, and tools that make selling easier," continued Heyman. "We have the same
plans for the Autonomic product line. If you already sell their products, this is a deal you should be
excited about. If you don't sell Autonomic today, you're going to want to start."

Integrators can learn more about the new acquisition at www.snapav.com/shop/en/snapav/autonomic.

Additional Resources
SnapAV Introduces Luma�Surveillance Product Line at HomeTheaterReview.com.
Autonomic Introduces New Whole-house Music Player and Four-Zone Amp at HomeTheaterReview.com.


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