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InstallerNet, a Boston-based company that provides Automotive fit and compatibility data for consumer electronics products serving manufacturers, retailers and insurance companies, announced today a new relationship with Boss Audio Systems, www.bossaudio.com, a leading global supplier of audio and video electronics products for automotive, marine and power sports vehicles.

The Fit Guide solution will provide Boss Audio Systems customers with an option to enter their vehicle make, model and year to help them identify the specific car audio and video products that fits their ride. This solution will provide information to allow the Boss Audio Systems customers to make informed purchase decisions and to improve the overall buying path experience. InstallerNet’s comprehensive Automobile database provides information for just about any car on the road today.

“As we see more people researching and shopping for our products online, we understood the need to be able to assist our customers with their #1 question; “What fits my vehicle”? said Doug Kern, VP of Sales and Marketing for BOSS Audio Systems. “Partnering with InstallerNet was an easy choice for us. Their extensive vehicle fit data base simplifies and improves our customers’ online shopping experience”.

"As a leading supplier of audio and video electronics products we are very pleased to have partnered with Boss Audio to provide the Fit Guide solution", said Bill Ali, SVP – Sales and Marketing. “We look forward to further collaborating with the Boss Audio team”.

North Andover, Mass. – January 7, 2019 – InstallerNet, a nationwide provider of installation services for consumer technology in the home, announced today a new partnership with Brilliant, maker of the award-winning Brilliant Smart Home Control. Heralded as the "Whole-House Control Product of The Year" by the Consumer Technology Association, Brilliant replaces any existing light switch with smart controls everyone in the home can easily access and use directly from the wall.

The partnership will offer Brilliant’s customers access to professional installation services through InstallerNet's nationwide network of certified installers specifically trained on the installation of their products. With InstallerNet’s easy online scheduling, customers can make appointments at their convenience through the website, or call customer service directly to schedule installation. InstallerNet representatives will then select a fully trained local installer from its network and coordinate the entire service experience.

“Brilliant’s innovative smart home technology is designed to be easily installed by homeowners and individuals, however, we know that not everyone will have the time or desire to do it themselves,” said Michael Williams, VP of Marketing at Brilliant. “For customers seeking a turn-key experience, we are excited to offer an enhanced level of service through our partner InstallerNet who has expertise managing small and large-scale installations and who we can trust to provide the best experience possible with our products.”

“We are excited to be partnering with Brilliant and to be able to offer their customers home installation services by qualified professionals,” said Bill Ali, SVP, Sales and Marketing for InstallerNet. “Our network of trained and certified installers gives customers piece-of-mind that the installation will be done right the first time.”

Installation service performed by InstallerNet is backed by an industry best lifetime labor warranty. Learn more at InstallerNet.com

InstallerNet is an installation solutions provider for the consumer electronics industry delivering content, technology, services, and logistics to CE retailers, manufacturers and installers. The company specializes in merchandising and coordinating consumer electronics installation services through the nation’s largest network of independently owned home and mobile electronics installers. It has developed a unique approach to better merchandise services through its branded InstallCard, that allows retailers to sell professional services like a gift card. With proprietary web and call-center technologies InstallerNet can provide the complete package to meet and exceed customer expectations. Visit us at www.InstallerNet.com or find us at CES 2019, North Hall 4900 or Sands 41331.

Brilliant creates technology that unifies the home experience through simple and thoughtful interaction.  Co-founded by serial entrepreneur Aaron Emigh, Brilliant is comprised of experienced entrepreneurs and engineers from companies such as Apple, Philips, Sonos, Cisco, Jawbone, PayPal, Palm, and shopkick. Brilliant is based in San Mateo, California, and is funded by August Capital, Miramar Ventures, The Box Group, and other prominent investors. For more information, visit www.brilliant.tech.

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NORTH ANDOVER, MA – March 28th, 2016 – InstallerNet, a Boston-based company that provides Automotive fit and compatibility data for consumer electronics products serving manufacturers, retailers and insurance companies, announced today a new partnership with Car Toys, the largest independent multi-channel specialty car audio and mobile electronics retailer in America.

The Car Stereo Fit Guide solution will provide Car Toys customers with an option to enter their vehicle make, model and year to help them identify the specific car audio, accessories and video products that fit their ride.  This tool will provide vehicle specific information that ensures their customers make informed purchase decisions, and improve the overall buying path experience. InstallerNet’s comprehensive Automotive database provides information for just about any car on the road today.

“Car Toys is excited to add this important feature to our website, and believe this will constitute a significant enhancement to customer experience”, says Jim Warren, VP -- Merchandising and Marketing.

"Car Toys is the leading specialty Car Electronics retailer and we are very pleased to have partnered with them to provide the Fit Guide solution", said Bill Ali, SVP – Sales and Marketing. “Their dedication to the Car Electronics category is top-notch, and we look forward to working with the Car Toys team”.

North Andover, Mass. – August 1, 2019 –InstallerNet, a nationwide provider of installation services for consumer technology in the car and home, announced today the hiring of Sean Reid as Director of Member Services. 

In this new position, Mr. Reid will be managing and maintaining the company’s network of member installation companies for current and future initiatives. In addition to working with installation partners, Reid will also be working closely with vendor partners. Reid previously served as National Sales Manager at AudioControl, Escort, and most recently Elettromedia-USA.  Reid is also no stranger to InstallerNet as he was the Pacific Northwest region Pro Team Manager for a number of years.

“I am happy to be back with the InstallerNet family in this new role.  There is so much opportunity out there and helping strengthen the network of installers for future business is something I am really looking forward to,” Reid said.

“We’re excited to have Sean on board as Director of Member Services,” said Tony Frangiosa, president of InstallerNet. “He will play a key role in the successful launch of several new business ventures we have planned. Sean’s experience in the mobile electronics industry and knowledge of InstallerNet’s business make him the perfect candidate for this new position.”

Sean will be in the InstallerNet booth at Knowledgefest™ in Dallas, Aug. 9-11. He will be available to discuss programs and initiatives with dealers and vendors and can also be reached at or 206-300-2299.

InstallerNet is an installation solutions provider for the consumer electronics industry delivering content, technology, services, and logistics to CE retailers, manufacturers and installers. The company specializes in merchandising and coordinating consumer electronics installation services through the nation’s largest network of independently owned home and mobile electronics installers. It has developed a unique approach to better merchandise services through its branded InstallCard, that allows retailers to sell professional services like a gift card. With proprietary web and call-center technologies InstallerNet can provide the complete package to meet and exceed customer expectations. Visit us at www.InstallerNet.com.

 

North Andover, Mass. – January 7, 2019 – InstallerNet’s recent partnership with eBay provides add-on automotive installation services to eBay shoppers and helps them seamlessly connect with trained and certified installers of aftermarket automotive products. Boston-based InstallerNet is a nationwide provider of installation services for technology in the car, home and business.

When purchasing select automotive products, shoppers will have the opportunity to add-on installation services during the checkout process. Services range from standard car stereo installation to car alarm and backup camera installation, among others.

InstallerNet’s easy online scheduling and nationwide network of more than 2,500 installers allow customers to schedule installation at a time and location convenient for them. “We are very excited about our partnership with eBay and the opportunity to offer InstallerNet’s services to their customers,” said Tony Frangiosa, president and CEO of InstallerNet. “Our network of certified installation professionals will ensure eBay customers receive quality installation service for the products they purchase on eBay.”

Many technology products being sold today, especially those for the car, require professional installation. InstallerNet’s network of trained and certified installers give customers piece-of-mind that the installation will be done right the first time. All InstallerNet installations carry a lifetime warranty. 

InstallerNet is an installation solutions provider for the consumer electronics industry delivering content, technology, services, and logistics to CE retailers, manufacturers and installers. The company specializes in merchandising and coordinating consumer electronics installation services through the nation’s largest network of independently owned home and mobile electronics installers. It has developed a unique approach to better merchandise services through its branded InstallCard, that allows retailers to sell professional services like a gift card. With proprietary web and call-center technologies InstallerNet can provide the complete package to meet and exceed customer expectations. Visit us at www.InstallerNet.com or find us at CES 2019, North Hall 4900 or Sands 41331.

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Bill Ali, SVP – Sales and Marketing
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Parks Associates forecasts US will have 169 million actively connected cars by 2022

North Andover, MA, April 29, 2019 – InstallerNet recently announced it will partner with Parks Associates to present the Connected Car Corner at their upcoming CONNECTIONS™ conference taking place May 21-23 in San Francisco, CA. The exhibit will highlight the role of smart automotive and mobile solutions in the smart home ecosystem.

New connected car research from Parks Associates reveals 4% of US broadband households have an in-car voice assistant device, such as the Amazon Echo Auto, Roav Viva, or Muse Auto, and 9% plan to buy one in the next 12 months. The research firm estimates the US will have 169 million actively connected cars, 56% of all light vehicles, by 2022.

“We are thrilled to partner with InstallerNet, a leader in both connected car and home services, to launch the first Connected Car Corner at CONNECTIONS™, highlighting the growing importance of the connected car in the smart home ecosystem,” said Elizabeth Parks, President, Parks Associates. “The market is early but emerging, with several mobile solutions companies discovering how best to treat the automobile like another room in the home. Nearly 10% of US broadband households are planning to buy an in-car voice assistant device and add new features for connected cars offering innovative safety, comfort, and infotainment services.”

The CONNECTIONS™ Showcase Area highlights the latest innovations from leading IoT and smart home companies, and the Connected Car Corner, by InstallerNet, will host companies with specific solutions and technologies for the connected car.
“InstallerNet has been integrating innovative electronics in the automobile since 2006, helping device manufacturers design, test, and install their vehicle solutions nationwide. The connected car continues to disrupt several industries with enhanced business models and will play a significant role in autonomous driving,” said Tony Frangiosa, CEO, InstallerNet. “We are excited about working with CONNECTIONS™ to showcase some of these leading technology companies.”

CONNECTIONS™ also features the special session “Connected Cars: Extension for the Smart Home,” which will provide insight on new revenue streams and business models emerging out of the connected car, the impact on auto insurance, and best marketing strategies to capture consumer interest. The session features executives from Gentex Corporation, Mojio, NXP, Owl Cameras, and SoundHound.

The event will host more than 650 high-level executives in an intimate networking environment. CONNECTIONS™ includes a mix of market research, analysis, and industry insight designed to capture the complexity and opportunities in these interconnected markets.
Connected Car Corner, by InstallerNet, will feature companies with specific solutions and technology for the connected car. If your company is interested in participating in the Connected Car Corner, please contact Bill Ali at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., 978-645-6435.

About CONNECTIONS™
Parks Associates' 23nd-annual CONNECTIONS™: The Premier Connected Home Conference will take place May 21-23, 2019, at the Hyatt Regency San Francisco Airport in San Francisco. CONNECTIONS™ is the premier connected home event hosting more than 600 executives from the connected entertainment, IoT, and smart home industries. CONNECTIONS™ provides networking opportunities combined with two days of visionary keynotes and conference sessions focused on technology adoption and trends, product and service forecasts, evaluation of new business strategies, and recommendations for strategic partnerships, monetization opportunities, and value-added service design. The event also features a research workshop highlighting Parks Associates’ smart home insight consumer data.

About InstallerNet InstallerNet is an installation solutions provider for the consumer electronics industry delivering content, technology, services, and logistics to CE retailers, manufacturers and installers. The company specializes in merchandising and coordinating consumer electronics installation services through the nation’s largest network of independently owned home and mobile electronics installers. It has developed a unique approach to better merchandise services through its branded InstallCard, that allows retailers to sell professional services like a gift card. Visit us at InstallerNet.com.

Provides Professional Installation Option for RearVision Customers; Leverages InstallerNet’s Network of Over 2,500 Verified Installers Located Throughout the United States  

LAS VEGAS (CES) - January 4, 2017 - Pearl Automation Inc. (Pearl), announced a new partnership with InstallerNet. Through the company’s nationwide network of certified technicians, Pearl customers will now have a convenient alternative for installation, setup and product demonstration.

Pearl’s first product RearVision, the only wireless automotive backup camera and intelligent alert system, can be self-installed in minutes, but some consumers prefer to have the system installed professionally. This partnership provides Pearl customers with the option of using InstallerNet’s vast network of certified installers distributed across the United States and expands its customer reach for both current and future products.

“While most people can install RearVision in minutes, there are those who are not comfortable adding new technology to their vehicle by themselves,” said Bryson Gardner, co-founder and CEO of Pearl. “This partnership with InstallerNet will provide our customers with the best installation option for their comfort level with both RearVision and future products.”

“Pearl is pushing the boundaries in the automotive aftermarket to provide important technologies to all cars on the road today,” said Tony Frangiosa, president and CEO of InstallerNet. “We look forward to working directly with RearVision customers and to help Pearl on its mission of providing every driver on the road today with the latest technology.”  

Pearl RearVision, and its latest feature Cross Traffic, which is a first for the automotive aftermarket, will be on display in the InstallerNet booth (3607) at CES in Las Vegas this January  5-8, 2017. 

InstallerNet has announced a new partnership with Zubie,www.zubie.com, a leader in the emerging connected car space.

Zubie have sourced the OBD port locator solution to support their client’s by providing a turnkey solution for the end-user customers.

By entering the make, model and year into the OBD Locator available on mobile devices or desktop computers, connected car customers will have access to information related to the location of their OBD port. To quickly identify the port, customers will receive a text description of the port, a graphic display of the general location and a photo of the port location. InstallerNet’s comprehensive automotive database includes vehicles sold in North America and Europe.

“By helping with useful solution across a wide range of vehicle makes and models, InstallerNet is contributing to the delivery of a superior experience for Zubie, its partners and customers,”said Tim Kelly, CEO Zubie Inc.

"We are excited to have collaborated with Zubie to deliver a comprehensive OBD Locator solution in support of their client’s customers in Germany," said Bill Ali, SVP – Sales and Marketing. “We look forward to complementing the Zubie experience through our solutions in other markets.”

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