SFM’s sales, technical application and marketing team with the Pro Control team at SFM’s headquarters in Montreal, Quebec.

Dorval, Quebec, September 12, 2016 – SFM is pleased to announce its appointment as a distributor of Pro Control for Canada. Pro Control is a division of Remote Technologies Inc. (RTI), an award-winning manufacturer of innovative home control products for nearly 20 years. Effective September 15, 2016, SFM will be responsible for growing Pro Control in the residential, commercial AV, and hospitality markets throughout Canada.

“We’re excited to partner with SFM in Canada and the potential growth opportunities this new relationship will bring while furthering our commitment to serving our dealers,” said Mike Everett, Vice President of Sales and Marketing, Americas, for RTI and Pro Control. “SFM’s professional, customer-focused sales staff, marketing team, and service department will be a huge advantage to integrators — providing top-notch service and support.”

“We are thrilled to be working with Mike Everett and the entire Pro Control team in Canada,” said Steven Freytag, General Manager of SFM’s Custom Installation division. “Pro Control’s sleek style and two-way control capabilities when combining the Pro24.z remote with the ProLink.z processor will be welcomed into homes across Canada. Pro Control provides us with product that can surpass anybody’s expectations in smart home solutions at the touch of a single button on a remote. Their ProPanel app also allows iOS devices to operate seamlessly with their products, an exciting feature we are looking forward to,” continued Freytag.

SFM’s sales team and Technical Application Group will be receiving training in the coming weeks and will soon be able to assist dealers and integrators with all their Pro Control needs. “Our talented team, from the Inside Sales Representatives, to the Technical Application Group, to the in-house marketing department, to our feet-on-the-ground sales force, is eager to get started on working with Pro Control and our valued dealers & integrators,” said Freytag.

About SFM – Established in 1978, SFM is a leading Canadian distributor of consumer electronics. With their head office in Montreal, SFM has proven itself as an organization dedicated to providing service and support to a large number of consumer electronics dealers. SFM CI division distributes some of the industry’s top brands, including Atlantic Technology, ClearView CCTV, Da-Lite, Furman, IC Realtime, Just Add Power, Kordz, Luxul, Omnimount, Pro Control, RTI and Shure, as well as quality accessory lines such as Canare, Digiflex, Littlite, and Neutrik. For more information, visit www.sfm.ca.

About Pro Control – Pro Control is a division of Remote Technologies Inc., an award-winning manufacturer of innovative home control products for nearly 20 years. Combining advanced capabilities with unprecedented value, Pro Control programmable remote controls, professional-grade control systems and accessories provide the ultimate control solution for professionally installed entertainment systems. For more information, visit about Pro Control refer to their website www.procontrol.com.