07.01.14

Control4 Names Martin Plaehn as Chairman of the Board of Directors

AUTHOR: HiddenWires

Will West, Founder, Stepping Down After Successful Decade Control4 Corporation (Nasdaq:CTRL) has announced that effective as of Decemb...

Will West, Founder, Stepping Down After Successful Decade Control4 Corporation (Nasdaq:CTRL) has announced that effective as of December 31, 2013, Martin Plaehn, the Company's President and Chief Executive Officer, has been appointed Chairman of the Company's Board of Directors, and Will West, who co-founded the Company and served as its Chief Strategy Officer and Chairman of the Board, is resigning after ten years. The Company's Board of Directors has also appointed Christopher B. Paisley to act as its Lead Independent Director. "The Company has never been stronger from a product, partner, position, and leadership standpoint," said Mr. West. "The market for the connected home is enormous and I feel great about leaving with the Company in Martin's capable hands and positioned to lead the industry into the future." "We thank Will for his foresight and a decade of tireless commitment to laying the foundation of success for Control4," added Mr. Plaehn. "Will co-founded our company ten years ago with the vision that the connected home would make life better and change the way people live by making all the systems of the home work together. We're delivering that vision today for customers around the world and have plans to continue to enhance how people live by integrating the connected devices in their homes and businesses." www.control4.com