Camco acquired by L-Group
WORLD: Camco has been acquired by L-Acoustics’ holding company, L-Group. Based in Wenden, Germany, Camco currently employs 50 staff and its products are available in 60 countries. The manufacturer also supplies components to pro audio manufacturers, such as L-Acoustics.
‘For over a decade, Camco has been a key supply partner of L-Acoustics. 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,’ explained Hervé Guillaume, managing director of L-Group. ‘This merger will give us the tools to develop future products to better serve our clients and explore new markets.’
Camco will continue to operate from its German headquarters with its existing team, keeping is brand name while becoming a sister company to L-Acoustics. The production of its systems, such as the i-series, Vortex, D-Power and Q-Power amplified controllers, as well as OEM solutions will carry on.
‘Our recognised 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,’ said Reiner Sassmann, managing director at Camco. ‘We are excited to join forces with a leader in the professional sound industry.’