Control4 Announces 2016 Smart Home Essentials Tour

With networking, lighting and entertainment leading the agenda, Control4 brings competitive business strategies to their dealers throughout North America, EMEA, APAC and Latin America.

Salt Lake City, UT - May 12, 2016 - Control4 Corporation (NASDAQ: CTRL), a leading global provider of smart home solutions, today announced its 2016 worldwide dealer training tour dates and locations. Dubbed the Smart Home Essentials Tour, this year Control4's message is clear: selling, installing and supporting today's smart home relies on bringing the essentials of networking, lighting and entertainment together into a solution customers will love.


"Every year we design our dealer tour with carefully crafted training courses aimed at different ways to help our dealers compete in the market and grow their business," said Control4 Director of Product Marketing Brad Hintze. "The networking landscape is changing rapidly, from the number of connected devices in a home to how much data is being consumed, homeowners have a problem and our dealers have an opportunity to consult, guide and solve by providing the essentials to today's connected home."

Kicking off in Dallas on June 1 and finishing in Dubai in September 7, Control4 will spend the summer in more than 40 cities across the US and Canada, and another dozen across EMEA, APAC and Latin America. Exploring topics such as "How to design a reliable, fast, scalable network;" "Creating a truly compelling Smart Lighting experience for your customers;" "Everyday sales with entry level solutions that grow your business;" and "Hi-Resolution audio to win every project bid," each one-day session will cover a berth of system design techniques, best practices, and competitive tools to arm dealers with the essentials for succeeding in their Control4 business.

The full tour stop schedule is here, find a location near you to register. Control4 encourages all interested dealers to take advantage of these limited seating, first-come, first-serve sessions by reserving a spot today.
For more information on Control4, please visit www.control4.com.

About Control4
Control4 [NASDAQ: CTRL] is a leading provider of home automation systems , offering personalized control of lighting, music, video, comfort, security, communications, and more into a unified smart home system that enhances the daily lives of its consumers. Control4 recently expanded its offerings to include an industry-leading suite of advanced networking and power management solutions that include cloud-based network management and monitoring for the connected home and business. Today, every home and business needs automation horsepower and a high-performance network to manage the increasing number of connected devices. The Control4 platform interoperates with more than 9,500 third-party consumer electronics products, ensuring an ever-expanding ecosystem of devices will work together. Control4 is now available in 91 countries. Leveraging a distribution channel that includes over 3,600 custom integrators, retailers, and distributors authorized to sell the full-line of Control4 products, with over 1,200 additional dealers and distributors that are authorized to sell our Pakedge branded networking solutions only, Control4 is delivering intelligent solutions for consumers, major consumer electronics companies, hotels, and businesses around the world.

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