Press Release

Stewart Audio and SP Controls Merge to Expand Offerings

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Aug. 1, 2022 — Stewart Audio, Inc. (the “Company”), a leader in the audio amplifier market, and SP Controls, Inc., a pioneer in audio-visual control technology, announced today that they are merging to offer a more comprehensive suite of audio amplifier and controls for their customers.

The merger will bring an exciting new dimension to Stewart Audio’s offerings by delivering an unparalleled sound experience to commercial and education customers that need ultra-reliable amplifiers and intuitive, state-of-the-art controls. SP Controls has demonstrated expertise in delivering smart panel controls with cutting-edge designs and intuitive user interfaces.

“Our merger with SP Controls strengthens our leadership position in the industry and enables us to deliver solutions that allow our customers to derive maximum value from their audio investments,” stated Brian McCormick, CEO of Stewart Audio. “This opportunity brings us talented engineers and cutting-edge technology that will further distinguish the Stewart Audio experience and strengthen our competitive advantage.”

“Stewart Audio and SP Controls share a passion for delivering exhilarating sound experiences to a global market,” stated Gary Arcudi, Vice President of SP Controls. “The combination of Stewart Audio amplifiers and our controls will drive innovation in the industry and elevate sound experiences for our customers.”

Together, Stewart Audio and SP Controls will provide advanced sound and control capabilities while reducing complexity through their portfolio of affordable, easy-to-use products.

SP Controls will become the SP Controls Business Unit for Stewart Audio and do business as SP Controls by Stewart Audio.

About Stewart Audio

Stewart Audio is a worldwide leader in the commercial amplifier market and has been producing high-quality products for over 25 years. Our diverse team of talented engineers are passionate and committed to delivering superior products that produce the ultimate sound experience. While our passion is audio, we recognize that the world is digital and have fully embraced the Dante and AES 67 protocols with a broad array of products. In addition to a portfolio of products, we offer design services for both hardware and software ranging from custom Dante modules to project-specific products.