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MVP Data Updated as of March 1st
Chrysalis by Velodyne
Middle Atlantic Products
Returning MVP Members
Definitive Technology is the world’s most honored loudspeaker brand, consistently wowing international audio experts with cutting-edge loudspeakers for music and home theater applications. Definitive Technology was established in 1990. Right out of the gate, Definitive challenged the accepted rules of audio with a groundbreaking patented bipolar loudspeaker design featuring a built-in powered subwoofer. The world of audio experts delivered up rave reviews, and the Definitive loudspeaker set a new standard of high performance.
Definitive Technology loudspeakers are legendary around the world for unequalled sound quality and unsurpassed value. Definitive Technology has twice been voted the nation’s top loudspeaker manufacturer. Definitive has also been voted #1 for quality and reliability by top industry professionals in a nationwide dealer survey and is officially authorized by the U.S. government to call themselves “The Leader in High-Performance Loudspeakers.” For more information please visit www.definitivetech.com.
ELAN Home Systems is a leading manufacturer of innovative, award-winning Multi-Room audio/video and home control systems. Based in Lexington, KY, the company’s systems were the first to integrate audio, video, phones and third-party products to create a seamless, easy-to-use “whole house” experience. The company’s unique products provide complete lifestyle, feature-rich solutions, yet can be configured to fit the specific needs of every homeowner. ELAN products are distributed through a comprehensive channel of select Dealers and Distributors throughout the United States, Canada and 58 countries worldwide. To learn more, visit www.elanhomesystems.com.
Established in 1982 by President Larry Pexton (a founding member of CEDIA), Triad Speakers, Inc. is a steadily growing provider of complete loudspeaker solutions for multi-room residential and home theater system applications. A top choice by many CEDIA custom integrators nationwide, the company has made significant advancements in the arena of front-channel speakers, surrounds, subwoofers, distributed audio speakers via enclosed in-wall, in-ceiling and freestanding designs.
Triad uses the finest materials, including premium MDF, drivers from the finest vendors in Northern Europe, high-grade crossover components, and the best veneer and paint finishes and grills available. Over 80% of Triad’s products are manufactured daily in Portland Oregon, in a pure build to order operation with no work in progress and no finished goods inventory of the US built products. In the 2006-2008 Inside Track Supplier Loyalty Tests, Triad ranked #1 in the category of Best Custom Installation Company. For more information please visit www.triadspeakers.com.
Established in 1969, Xantech Corporation (www.xantech.com) designs and manufactures an extensive range of state of the art A/V Distribution and Control Systems, and Component Products, many of which have become the de facto industry standards. Since 1969, over two million of these systems have been installed worldwide.
The Xantech product line includes LCD Touchpanel Controllers, Multi-Zone, Multi-Source Audio/Video Systems, Multi-Zone, Multi-Source Pre-amplifiers, Multi-Channel Audio Amplifiers, Infrared Receivers, Remote Control Switchers, Interface Modules, IR Connecting Blocks, IR Emitters, Volume Controls and IR Accessories. Products are sold to Professional Installers and Distributors directly from Xantech.
Xantech’s products are marketed in North and South America, Australia, New Zealand, Asia and Europe. Xantech is a subsidiary of Nortek, Inc. (www.nortek-inc.com), a multinational manufacturer and distributor of building products for residential and commercial markets. Nortek, established in 1967, is headquartered in Providence, Rhode Island. For additional information about Xantech and its innovative products, please visit www.xantech.com.