RI Tech PR Firm Starts Expansion at South County Offices, Grows Client Base With VR and Smart Home

Wakefield, RI - April 13, 2017 - Caster Communications, Inc., an award-winning consumer tech PR and social media firm, adds five new clients to its client list with The Khronos Group, Sigma Designs, Abode Systems, Inc., Observables, and OneEvent Technologies.

"Caster continues to grow and solidify itself as a leading PR and social media agency in security, smart home and IoT markets," said President and Founder of Caster Communications, Kimberly Lancaster. "Our expertise in establishing thought leadership, brand awareness, and influencer engagement campaigns both on a national and global scale has created tremendous opportunity for our firm. As we are embark on an expansion plan at our Wakefield offices, we continue to bring opportunity to RI, we have been able to provide work for other RI businesses and tap top talent from our local colleges and universities."


The Khronos Group is the consortium creating open standards to enable the acceleration of Virtual Reality (VR), computing, graphics, and vision processing. They engaged Caster to leverage the team's experience working with global non-profit and member-run alliance groups to establish both market and thought leadership, generate elaborate content programs, and drive awareness of open standards.

Sigma Designs has been working with Caster through the Z-Wave Alliance and Z-Wave.com for more than two years, and has just joined the agency as a client itself. The company is the creator of the Z-Wave technology, and a leading provider of system-on-chip (SoC) solutions for smart home convergence through smart TVs and set top boxes, IoT devices and media connectivity.

New smart home and security companies Abode Systems, Observables, and OneEvent Technologies have also named Caster as their agency-of-record. Abode Systems is a DIY security system founded by a former ADT executive, which provides provide homeowners with an easy solution for smart home functionality and security without monitoring fees or a contract. Observables cloud-based connected security services allow residential smart home, AV and IT installers to integrate physical, logical, and cyber security elements that provide robust connectivity, remote monitoring, central station reporting, and real time control to home and building systems.

OneEvent Technologies was born from the idea that a single event can change your life forever; whether it's a fire, a flood, or another preventable disaster, OneEvent Technologies modernizes life safety and security systems with an intelligent solution that protects buildings, homes, and the people within with a patented deep learning platform that assesses and adapts to its environment's routines for both residential and commercial properties.

Caster Communication's current client list includes Abode Systems, Inc., AMETEK Electronic Systems Protection, AVnu Alliance, Control4 (Pakedge, Triad), FIBARO, InFocus Corporation, Kangaroo CC, The Khronos Group, Mode:Green, Observables, OneEvent Technologies, Powerhouse Alliance, Pro Audio Technology, Sigma Designs, Smart Kitchen Summit, Turneffe Island Resort, Z-Wave Alliance and Z-Wave.com.

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About Caster Communications, Inc.
Located in Rhode Island, Caster is an award-winning agency specializing in PR, communications and social media strategy for public, private and start-up companies in the consumer electronics, smart home, digital health, mobile, and IoT/IIoT technology markets. Since 1998, Caster has developed and implemented innovative public relations programs for leading companies and organizations across these industries. For more information visit www.castercomm.com. Or Follow us on Facebook or Twitter for regular news and updates.

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