July 10, 2019 – Beaverton, OR – Biamp Systems, a leading supplier of professional audio and video solutions based in Beaverton, Oregon, announced the acquisition of Audioprof Group International, parent company of Community Loudspeakers based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and Apart Audio based in Antwerp, Belgium from 3d Investors of Gent, Belgium.
Biamp is a leader in professional audio systems for business, education, and government facilities. Under Mr. Skaf’s direction, Biamp has charted an aggressive growth strategy that blends organic product line and distribution expansion with entry into new markets via acquisition. The addition of Audioprof Group International comes just seven months after the company acquired Cambridge Sound Management, which made Biamp the world leader in sound masking systems.
Biamp currently offers a wide range of audiovisual solutions that facilitate communication and collaboration in conference rooms, lecture halls, auditoria, and now hospitality and retail, as well as paging and notification for open areas like offices, concourses, stadiums, retail centers, and casinos.
Community Loudspeakers and Apart Audio will join Biamp as product families within the company’s portfolio, with business functions gradually being blended to form a single Biamp business.
For more information on Biamp, please visit www.biamp.com.
Community is a market leader with a strong track record in large and medium sized fixed install audio, both outdoor and indoor. It was founded in 1968 by Bruce Howze to become an icon in the audio industry through revolutionary innovations like the world’s first dedicated midrange compression driver (M4) and the first lightweight fiberglass speakers. Community designs and manufactures high-performance products that provide reliable, long-term service indoors and outdoors in extreme and challenging environments. Its products can be found in the world's leading sport venues, auditoria, theme parks, worship facilities and convention centers.
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Apart Audio, founded by Tom Gheysens in 1992, is a strongly growing European based loudspeaker and audio electronics manufacturer with a strong focus on small and medium sized commercial fixed Install applications (foodservice & hospitality, retail, outdoor, sports & leisure, education & religion and corporate). Installers and integrators prefer the brand because of the typical sound signature and consistent product range covering all small and medium sized application needs.
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