Anuva/TiO Appoints Sanjay Patel as President

Ownership Transition Meets Established Milestones

MELBOURNE, Fla. - October 28, 2015 - Anuva Automation, the Florida-based manufacturer of TiO® (Turn it On) brand automation products, announced today that Sanjay Patel, formerly CFO of Anuva, will take the role of president effective immediately. Mike Anderson, former president, will continue working with Anuva/TiO as a consultant leading the sales and marketing initiatives for the company.

"We're thrilled that we exceeded our product development goals by CEDIA EXPO," said Sanjay Patel, president of Anuva Automation/TiO. "As we continue through the ownership transition, I'm excited to lead the next phase for the TiO brand. Mike has been instrumental in helping us grow TiO into a strong and healthy brand for the integration community and we look forward to continuing to work with him to grow the company with his sales and marketing expertise."

In addition, Rick Schell was brought on to serve as CFO for the Anuva companies. Rick, a former partner with KPMG Peat Marwick, is a CPA and has served in senior financial management and operating positions at small to medium sized firms, specializing in commercial and manufacturing industries.

The TiO home automation product line was designed with a "keep it simple" approach in mind, making the system easy to configure and fun to use. Users are able to make the TiO system fit to their needs and easily create Moods and Experiences customized to their lifestyle. Using TiOConnect, virtually any IP product can be added and controlled by the TiO ecosystem. TiO is also a ‘Works with Nest' partner.

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About TiO®
TiO, the automation brand that lets users Turn it On with ease, provides "Sophisticated Simplicity" through their unique approach to automation and control systems. Manufactured by Anuva Automation, TiO products are made in the USA and sold exclusively through authorized installing dealers. TiO is engineered to provide flexibility, ease of installation and configuration, and scalability that accommodates a variety of residential and commercial applications. The Anuva family of companies was founded in 2008 and specializes in design through manufacturing of electronic products. For more information, visit or

About Anuva
Anuva is a "Design to Distribution" family of businesses founded by CEO Vinu Patel and headquartered in Melbourne, Florida. Anuva takes on the increasingly challenging world of electronics by battling time and cost pressures with innovative thinking, technical expertise and decades of industry experience. Anuva prides itself on providing comprehensive services including domestic electronic engineering, design, manufacturing, repair and logistics. Anuva is a US-owned and operated company with a mission to provide a total solution for our clients that deploys domestically while making a global contribution. In August 2014 Anuva Automation announced the acquisition of the TiO brand of building automation products. Anuva Automation, through a partnership with AS 9100-certified Anuva Manufacturing in Melbourne, Fla., builds all of the TiO products in the USA. The talented engineering team at Anuva Innovations, in Morrisville, NC, is led by Sanjay Patel and develops hardware, software and technology for TiO. Anuva Innovations is ISO 13485 certified.

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