Marcoussis, France (November 7, 2016)—L-Group , the holding company for L-Acoustics, has acquired Camco, the pro audio manufacturer of high-end amplified controllers, DSP and audio network solutions.
Wenden, Germany-Camco has developed amplified controller technology for more than a quarter-century and holds several patents in the trade. The company has 50 employees and distributes its products in 60 countries around the globe, in addition to supplying components to pro sound system manufacturers.
No word was given as to whether Camco will stay in its current location or the status of retaining management and employees.
“For over a decade, Camco has been a key supply partner of L-Acoustics,” said Hervé Guillaume, managing director of the holding company. “Their expertise in electronics for the professional sound industry has contributed to the success of the L-Acoustics amplified controllers. Welcoming them into the L-Group family of companies will allow both L-Acoustics and Camco to continue growing our research and development expertise. This merger will give us the tools to develop future products to better serve our clients and explore new markets.”
“We are excited to join forces with a leader in the professional sound industry,” said Reiner Sassmann, managing director at Camco. “Our recognized expertise in the design and manufacture of electronics, combined with L-Group’s excellence in the varied domains of sound reinforcement will allow us both to deepen our skills and enhance our ability to innovate. The united strength of our teams will open up multiple and exciting opportunities for mutual future growth.”