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Control4 (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 2,800 custom integrators, retail outlets, and distributors in over 80 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.

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Press Releases


Control4 Announces New Wireless Lighting Control Family

New smart lighting family features stylish design, enables extensive customization, and provides broad flexibility for home and commercial automation.


Control4 Releases OS 2.4

New Operating System release delivers enhanced roaming access functionality to Control4 4Sight Service.


Control4 Announces 2013 Dealer Tour Training

Control4 rolls out training dates in leading cities worldwide, delivering the latest product information and technical education directly to its global network of certified automation dealers


Control4 Introduces Remote Recharging Station

New Lithium-Polymer rechargeable battery keeps remote fully charged and ready - all the time.


Control4 Expands Online Training Program for Dealers

Develops educational webinar series for dealers looking to leverage leading search optimization and web design strategies to enhance online visibility and organically grow their business


Control4 Celebrates Top UK Dealers and EMEA Distributors of 2012

Control4 names NewWave AV as Top UK Dealer for 2012 and Control4 Turkey as Distributor of the Year.


Control4 Introduces TuneIn and the Control4 Wireless Music Bridge for delivering personal music, radio and podcasts through Control4 systems

Control4 announces an enhanced Listen experience, offering customers new ways to enjoy their favorite music and podcasts through their Control4® systems.


New Control4 Wired Keypads and Panelized Lighting Solution Deliver Elegant One-Touch Control of Sophisticated Lighting Environments

Contro4s new lighting solutions integrate rich support of new LED and dimmable fluorescent technology to deliver discreet control over residential and commercial lighting systems.


Control4 Showcases Automation Solutions for Commercial Integrators at ISE 2013

New Panelized Lighting solution, a KNX driver, and Control4 OS enhancements featuring commercial applications offer Control4 dealers opportunity to expand business installations.


Control4 Unveils OS 2.3 Software

With expanded homeowner control, new lighting experience and unprecedented interoperability, OS 2.3 delivers exceptional performance.


Control4 to Participate in 2020 Alton Green Home Project

Control4 signs on to support Florida Green Home Design Group in quest for developing The Greenest Home in America


Luxury Apartment Property Installs Control4 to Deliver Best-in-Class Connected Living

Control4® system enables customized automation technology within Aloha Hill Club residences located in Marbella's Golf Valley


Control4 to Sponsor CEDIA Conference

Control4 partners with CEDIA for inspirational, high level conference which aims to arm residential custom integrators with the latest research, best practices and emerging technical trends impacting today's smart home.


Control4 Presents Inaugural Commercial Awards and Recognizes Top Recipients of 2012

Honoring those that have achieved success in the light commercial space, Control4 awards Diem Digital Interiors with the Best Commercial Project Award for 2012.


Control4 Recognizes Top Dealers of 2012

Awarding those that exemplify excellence, Control4 names DataSmart Top Dealer of 2012.


Control4 Unveils New OS Capabilities at CEDIA Expo 2012

Control4 OS 2.3 release delivers new lighting experience and commercial applications  and optimizes performance and interoperability for residential and commercial installations.


Control4 and Sony Partner to Deliver Exceptional Media Room Experiences

Together Control4 and Sony launch the worlds first AV receivers with built-in home automation.


Control4 Adds New Partner Products to Enhance Interoperability for Residential and Light Commercial Installations

Strategic, Control4 Certified Third-Party Products Now Available Through Online Ordering


High End. High Rise. High Tech.

Control4 system enables powerful technology in new Ritz-Carlton luxury residences on Chicago's Magnificent Mile.


New Product Innovations and Installation Techniques Take Center Stage During Control4 CEDIA EXPO Trainings

Control4 offers a full day of interactive trainings highlighting the latest in voice control, lighting automation, security solutions, media room design and more


One Year Later Montage Deer Valley Expands Automation Offerings, Welcomes Control4 into Residences

After a year of hospitality success, Park Citys Montage Deer Valley establishes Control4 as a standard, making the automation system available within the communitys new residential units


Control4 integrates Napster Streaming Music Service

With multiple streams of music, over 15 million songs and the easy-to-use Control4 navigation, customers can personalize their music experience throughout their home.


Control4 Offers A Starter Kit for Home Automation

Transform your house into a smart home and control what matters most: family security, entertainment systems, energy use, music, lighting and more.


Now Shipping: Control4 7" In-Wall Touch Screen with Camera and Control4 Door Station

Enhancing the Control4 video intercom family is the high-performance In-Wall Touch Screen with Camera and Door Station, both ready for installation in residential and light commercial projects.


Control4 Upgrades Hospitality Solution Software, Completes More Hotel Rooms and Lands a Half Dozen More Projects

Luxury hotel properties from New York City to Singapore automate the guest experience with Control4


Control4 Unveils Online Ordering for 24 x 7 x 365

The new e-commerce platform also includes third-party products to enhance interoperability and simplify installation.


Control4® Solutions Transform Eateries into High-Tech Hot Spots

Control4 brings customized automation solutions ranging from video walls to one-touch lighting control to three unique restaurants.


Control4 to Participate in Innovative MainStreet America®

Control4 signs on to sponsor the nation's largest home-automation experience center featuring state-of-the-art technology and design


Control4 Sets Small Businesses Up for a Win

Control4 demonstrates how high-tech automation solutions are helping business owners take their commercial ventures to the next level with streamlined operations


Luxury Hotel Properties Install Control4 as Backbone to Modernization

Three Dorchester hotels including Beverly Hills Hotel, Hotel Bel Air and 45 Park Lane add the Control4® hospitality solution to automate the guest experience.


Control4 Develops Social Media Training Program for Dealers

Control4 launches educational webinar series for dealers looking to leverage social media marketing, enhance web visibility and organically grow their business


Control4 Announces Availability of HC-250 Controller

Versatile control solution adds increased speed, performance and flexibility for homeowners and businesses.


Control4 and Magnolia Team Up to Offer 10 Ways to Save Energy - Just in Time for Earth Day

From lighting control to energy monitoring, energy saved is money earned for environmentally-conscious consumers


Industry's first Smart Appliance App and Smart Appliance Module bring appliance diagnostics, text alerts and control to today's kitchen

Control4, a leader in affordable IP-based home control systems, announces the availability of the new Smart Appliance App and Smart Appliance Module, developed by Card Access for Sub-Zero, Inc., and Wolf Appliance, Inc., the industry leaders in premium refrigeration and cooking equipment.


High-Tech Helps Save Energy at one of Subway's First Eco-Restaurants

Control4 automation solutions and Eragy energy management lower utility bills to pay for the system in just three years.


Control4 Provides Power and Possibility

Control4 demonstrates how home automation is transforming both people and places, while also making life a little bit easier along the way


Control4 Unveils 2012 Dealer Training

Control4 offers training dates in more than 60 cities worldwide, bringing the latest product information and technical education directly to its global network of automation dealers.


Control4 Calls Out, "2012, Year of Customers and Dealers

Control4 kicks-off ISE with new business policies and programs to support their customers and dealers worldwide.


Control4 Recognizes Top EMEA Distributors And UK Dealers Of 2011

Control4 names Smart Home Jersey as Top UK Dealer for 2011 and ADI-AV as EMEA Distributor of the Year.


Control4 Makes MyHome App for Android Mobile Devices Available Globally, Offering Localization

Now, anytime, anywhere control is available on your favorite mobile device in 19 different languages.


Now Shipping: Control4 HC-800 Controller and 7-inch Portable Touch Screen with Camera

The HC-800 and Portable are ready for installation in residential and light commercial projects.


RCS Selects Control4 for Home Automation Role at Prestigious UK Residential Development

Control4, a leading innovator in residential and light commercial automation systems, working with RCS Pro AV, London-based bespoke AV & Home Automation installers, has today announced its products have been chosen by RCS Pro AV as preferred control systems for the exclusive 375 Kensington High Street residential development by St Edward, a joint venture company owned by Berkeley and the Prudential, in London, UK.


Control4 Announces New High-Performance Automation Controllers

New one-room and whole-home controllers dramatically enhance consumer experiences with fluid on-screen control, blazingly fast media access, and instantaneous responsiveness.


Control4 Launches Video Intercom Solutions with New Touch Screens and Door Station

High-performance In-Wall and Portable Touch Screens with full-motion video intercom and wideband audio deliver dedicated control and crystal clear communications.


Control4 MyHome Now Available for Android

New app provides whole home control from todays most popular devices.


Control4 Offers New Business Workshop Series

Inaugural Session: Building a Light Commercial Installation Business.


Tridel Teams Up with Cisco and Control4 to Unveil the Future of Green Condo Living in Canada; Innovative Penthouse Combines Environmental Sustainability and Cutting-Edge Home Automation

Tridel Teams Up with Cisco and Control4 to Unveil the Future of Green Condo Living in Canada; Innovative Penthouse Combines Environmental Sustainability and Cutting-Edge Home Automation


Control4 Names Martin Plaehn President & Chief Executive Officer

Former CEO Will West moves to Chairman and Chief Strategy Officer


Control4 Recognizes Top Dealers of 2011

Awarding those that exemplify what it means to excel, Control4 names Abt Electronics Top Dealer of 2011.


Control4 Sponsors Team NJ in the 2011 Department of Energy Solar Decathlon

Twenty college teams compete to design, build and operate a solar powered house.


Star City Hotel and Casino Adds the Control4 hospitality Solution to Suites, Penthouses and Private Gaming Areas

Offering high rollers a luxury experience, Control4 simplifies control of everything from private karaoke machines to video-on demand.


Control4 Announces New Panelized Lighting Solution

Home and business owners can direct complex lighting events from elegant user interfaces while the system is centralized "behind the scenes"


BlackWire Designs Introduces New Control Apps for Control4 Residential and Light Commercial Systems

Video Conferencing, Quick Control and Video Wall control apps bring enhanced features and capabilities to Control4 systems.


Control4 Announces New Addition: MyHome App for Android

Unveiled at CEDIA EXPO 2011, the new app provides whole home control from todays popular Android devices.


Control4 Launches New Portable Touch Screen

Elegant tablet design and full Flash app support offer features and functionality for any Control4 project.


Control4 OS2.1 Software Platform Introduces New Features Designed to Support Dealers

The latest home automation software release from Control4 also offers the most advanced set of diagnostic tools to date and the ability to create custom themes for user interfaces.


Control4 Adds Card Access Products to Global Product Line

Extensive Offering of Wireless Solutions Provides Control4 Dealers New Ways to Broaden System Functionality for their Customers.


Leading Luxury Hotelier Endorses iBAHN and Control4 Strategic Relationship at Three World-Class Properties

Leading Luxury Hotelier Endorses iBAHN and Control4 Strategic Relationship at Three World-Class Properties


NeoPro Introduces Sports Bar Package using Control4 System

Innovative new app makes it a slam-dunk for sports bars to control up to 80 screens



Control4 Kicks Off 2011 Dealer Tour

Twelve traveling partners will join Control4 in 15 cities for the latest dealer education and hands-on training



New Control4 MyHome Extends Control Wherever You Want It

Software apps extend Control4 functionality to virtually every screen in the home.


New Control4 Certified Products from Leading CE Companies Enhance Today's Digtial Home

From 3D projectors to appliances, shading to receivers, Control4 simplifies the process of selecting the best products for the connected home.


Multi-Screen Video Wall, Movie Guardian Apps, and More Top the Cool List in Control4's Growing 4Store Marketplace

Lifestyle, sports fiend and parental control apps prove to be favorites for the digital home.


Control4 Partners with Sub-Zero and Wolf

Control4 can now connect to Sub-Zero and Wolf high-end kitchen appliances for convenience, energy savings and the perfect meal every time.


Control4 Products Named Innovations 2011 Design and Engineering Award Honorees

Control4®, a leader in affordable IP-based home control systems today announced that it has been named an International CES Innovations 2011 Design and Engineering Awards Honoree for three of its products: OS 2.0, 7" InfinityEdgeTM Touch Screen, and Intelligent Home Energy Management (in conjunction with Eragy).


Jumby Bay, A Rosewood Resort, Installs Control4 Platform in Every Room and Villa

Automation system enhances the guest experience at 300-acre private island resort in Antigua, West Indies.


Control4 Collaborates with Holmes Homes to Bring Affordable Automation to New Housing Development

Holmes Homes is one of the first production builders in the U.S. to bring automation to an entry-level home as a standard option.


Control4 Recognizes Top Dealers at Annual CEDIA Celebration

Awarding the best of the best in project installs, sales and support, Control4 announces winners of its 2010 Dealer Awards.


Control4 Launches Solution Provider Program for Dealers

To support Control4 dealer growth and profitability, Control4 offers new tools to assist with sales, marketing, installation and business operations.


Energy, Locks, Sprinklers, Internet Radio, Entertainment...Control4 has an app for that!

4Store marketplace is the ideal platform for innovation and opportunity.


Control4 Platform for Home Area Networking Featured at New Southern California Edison Exhibit

The Smart Energy Experience Center will demo real-time demand response events using Control4 Energy Management System 100.


Control4 Announces InfinityEdge In-Wall Touch Screens

Next generation product line features sleek design and new intercom functionality at cutting-edge prices.


Control4 Launches New Platform for Flash Developers, Opens Contest

Take the Developers Challenge and win up to $10K in cash and prizes!


Control4 Launches Commercial Systems Product Line at InfoComm 2010

Bringing a proven IP-based control platform to the pro AV market, Control4 introduces a full line of commercial hardware and software solutions.


Control4 Hits the Road for 6th Annual Dealer Tour

Dedicated to providing unparalleled support for its dealers, Control4 announces dates for the 6th year of its national education tour.


Control4 and Panasonic Bring Automation and Entertainment to Extreme Makeover: Home Edition

Buffalo, New York resident receives a new home, complete with automation, security and energy management.


Control4 Goes Mobile; Introduces Blackberry and Droid Apps to Run the Smart Home

New Mobile Apps Let Anyone Make Their Home Into a Smart Home - Controlling Entertainment, Security and More From Their Mobile Phone


Control Announces New App Store for Smart Homes

4Store Gives Homeowners Unprecedented Customization Options and Supports Control4 Initiative to Maximize Home Efficiency


Control4 Brings Luxury, Technology, and Energy Conservation to More Than 4,300 Rooms at CityCenter

Las Vegas Control4® Suite Systems, featured in the ARIA Resort & Casino and Mandarin Oriental, Las Vegas delivers a personalized experience for every guest


Control4 Brings GOLD to LEED® for Homes Project

Green Life Smart Life showcase home proves homeowners can integrate robust technology solutions with green living


Control4 Showcases Energy Management System at Autovation 2009

Device control and engaging consumer experience change the way utilities connect with their customers.


Control4 Debuts Control4 OS 2.0 at CEDIA EXPO 2009

Second-generation operating system enables unprecedented personalization, improved whole-home functionality, and extensibility for third-party applications.


Control4 Demonstrates Automation Ecosystem at CEDIA EXPO 2009

Company integrates new solutions from 16 manufacturers; expands options for CEDIA dealers and installers.


Texas Utility Chooses Control4 for Smart Grid Deployment

Bluebonnet Electric Cooperative selects Control4 to deliver engaging, easy-to-use energy management solutions to its members.


Control4 Surpasses Milestone of One Million ZigBee Products

Company has shipped over one million ZigBee products - more than any other manufacturer worldwide - driving mainstream adoption of home control and entertainment, while bolstering its position in new emerging markets.


Control4 Secures $17.3 Million to Fund SmartGrid Product Initiatives, Drive New Market Development

Financing will support increase resources to meet growing demand for energy-efficient home area network solutions.


Control4 iPhone and iPod Touch Applications Enables Home Control On-The-Move

Advanced Software Application Enables Homeowners to Access Control4® Systems via Handheld Devices. Control4 Intros iPod Dock.


Control4 Hires Caster Communications as Agency of Record for Channel PR

Caster will handle all channel communications within the consumer electronics, building and Advanced Metering Industry (AMI).

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