Control4 announced that Martin Plaehn will be the new President and CEO of the automation company. Co-founder Will West is now Chairman of the Board and Chief Strategy Officer.
Plaehn has a 30-year career in the electronics industry with experience in product innovation, operations and management. His titles have included EVP of Business and Product Development at Wavefront, CEO at Viewpoint Digital and at Bungee Labs, and most recently Senior VP of Product and Service Development at RealNetworks.
"Control4's business potential is still expanding based on the solid foundation that Will and his team have created." Plaehn said in a statement. "I am looking forward to working with our dealers and strategic partners to continue to create and deliver great products and services, as well as provide excellent value and responsiveness to our customers."