Colorado vNet and Audio Authority Announce Strategic Partnership

Colorado vNet will integrate control of Audio Authority matrix video switches into its award-winning home automation system and will begin reselling Audio Authority products.

Loveland, CO - September 8, 2009 - Colorado vNet, a Loveland, CO -based manufacturer of award -winning home automation and distributed audio/video systems, and Audio Authority, a Lexington, KY -based manufacturer of switching, distribution, extension, and conversion solutions, announced a new strategic partnership today. Colorado vNet will be integrating control of Audio Authority matrix video switches into its automation and control systems. Additionally, Colorado vNet will begin reselling Audio Authority products to Colorado vNet custom integrator dealers.


Mike Malone, vice president of sales for Colorado vNet, commented on the new partnership, "With the upcoming release of our new WiFi tablets and universal remote functionality, we knew that integrated video switching would be a critical need for our customers. By partnering with Audio Authority, we are able to offer our customers a leading matrix video switching solution that is tightly integrated into our control system. Their distribution of video over CAT5 also complements our digital IP architecture. We're excited to be working with a partner that has over 30 years experience developing switching solutions."

"We're proud to partner with one of the industry's most innovative control companies to deliver a complete home automation solution including video and audio distribution. It's a great opportunity to provide dealers with the convenience and flexibility of seamlessly integrated systems with all the benefits of our AVAtrix Cat 5 Matrix." said Trent Davis, product manager for Audio Authority.

See the integrated Colorado vNet and Audio Authority products in either the Colorado vNet CEDIA booth #2637 or the Audio Authority CEDIA booth #2767. Audio Authority will also be participating in the recently announced "Ultimate Control Tour" in which Colorado vNet is taking the CEDIA experience on the road to over 60 cities in North America. For more information, or to register to attend a local tour event, visit www.coloradovnet.com/tour or call 1 -866 -320 -9392.

About Colorado vNet
Colorado vNet manufactures a wide range of whole -house control solutions for lighting, climate, security, CCTV, weather, and distributed digital entertainment. Blending reliability, scalability and flexibility with award -winning contemporary design, Colorado vNet products are quick to install, easy to use, and complement any décor.

About Audio Authority
Audio Authority Corporation (www.audioauthority.com) is an expert manufacturer of audio and video distribution, switching, extension, and signal conversion solutions based in Lexington, Kentucky. Founded in 1976, Audio Authority seeks to provide value -added, unique solutions to discerning installation professionals. For more information, contact an account manager at 800 -322 -8346.


Colorado vNet Press Contact:
Theresa Baer, Marketing Communications Manager
970 -203 -3741 direct
pr@coloradovnet.com
619 14th Street SW, Loveland, CO 80537
www.coloradovnet.com


Audio Authority Press Contact:
Trent Davis, Product Manager
859 -685 -1267 (direct)
tdavis@audioauthority.com
2048 Mercer Rd., Lexington, KY 40511
www.audioauthority.com
http://www.audioauthority.com/page/primages

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