First announced back in early May, SnapAV and Control4 made their merger official as the calendar flipped to August. Under the new unified company, Control4 becomes a professional smart home brand in the SnapAV portfolio, while SnapAV continues to provide tech professionals end-to-end solutions in the A/V, surveillance, networking, and remote management space.
Some additional personnel details were shared in the statement announcing the closing of the merger. At the time of the initial announcement, SnapAV and Control4 made known that John Heyman, CEO of SnapAV, would become the CEO of the newly-combined company, and Martin Plaehn, formerly CEO of Control4, would join the board of directors for SnapAV’s parent company. Added to the list of job title changes is Charlie Kindel, who just recently joined the Control4 team after a long and successful stint as an Amazon Alexa executive. Kindel was announced as the Chief Product and Technology Officer for SnapAV. Additionally, Mike Carlet will serve as the Chief Financial Officer for the company.
Other executives that will be a part of the combined company include Jeff Dungan, G Paul Hess, JD Ellis, Barrett Schiwitz, Bryce Judd, Carmen Thiede, Graham Jaenicke, and Wally Whinna. The company will maintain headquarters in Charlotte, North Carolina and Salt Lake City, Utah, with other offices and local facilities spread across the globe.