Crestron Appoints New VP of Residential Programs

Industry Veteran Continues Long-Time Leadership in the Residential Market

ROCKLEIGH, N.J., Feb. 22, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Crestron announced today that experienced innovator and industry expert John Clancy has joined the company as its new Vice President of Residential Programs. John comes with a wealth of experience within the industry, having spent the last 23 years at Audio Command Systems, Inc., as the Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer. ACS is a premier residential dealer with multiple locations throughout the country. His programming work, high-level design development, and documentation helped keep ACS at the top of the industry for more than a decade.


"I am excited to start this new adventure with Crestron and lead the product development, sales, and marketing for Crestron's residential business. I look forward to working with the team to further increase their commitment to the luxury residential market," said Clancy.

Clancy was instrumental in driving ACS to become one of the largest residential audio, home theater, lighting control, and home automation companies in the nation. He led not only the New York headquarters, but also the technology direction of the offices in Boca Raton and Los Angeles. In December 2015, Clancy was elected to the CEDIA® Board of Directors. As the new VP of Residential Programs, Clancy will be responsible for driving sales and marketing strategies, dealer and end user programs, and much more for all of the Crestron residential business.

"As a market leader, we are focused and committed to the luxury residential market and are significantly increasing our investments in this key area of our business," said Randy Klein, CEO of Crestron. "John's wealth of experience and industry knowledge has already made him a key addition to the Crestron family. His appointment is a sign of our continued commitment to leading and developing the residential market."

About Crestron
For more than 40 years, Crestron has been the world's leading manufacturer of advanced control and automation systems. Our solutions are built on a validated architecture, using best-in-class technology that integrates unified communications, AV presentation, lighting, and environmental systems. Crestron streamlines technology, improving the quality of life for people in corporate conference rooms, hotels, classrooms, auditoriums, and in their homes. Our products are backed by more than 90 fully-staffed offices that provide 24 x 7 sales, technical, and training support across the globe. In addition to its headquarters in Rockleigh, New Jersey, Crestron has sales and support offices throughout the U.S., Canada, Europe, Asia, Latin America, and Australia. Discover more at www.crestron.com.

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