Industry Experts Launch Revolutionary Home Theater Model

static1-squarespaceSensing an opportunity to streamline consumer decision-making and reignite the passion for home cinema, a group of home theater industry veterans have come together to launch a new company, RAYVA.  The RAYVA concept is intended to help spur sales for AV manufacturers and Home Technology Professionals by offering a range of pre-designed home theater solutions comprised of best-in-class products from CEDIA manufacturers, pre-engineered for smooth and efficient integration.  The RAYVA solutions will be packaged for installation by Home Theater Professionals and will include customizable design elements, comprehensive construction documents and accessories. The RAYVA theaters will be certified by CEDIA’s seal of approval.

RAYVA will work with a variety of manufacturers and industry experts to confirm compatibility and performance at a variety of price points.  Rayva will also collaborate closely with the American Society of Interior Designers (ASID) and the American Institute of Architects (AI) to promote its offering to ASID’s and AIA’s members. The model is designed to also include home builders. Designs for the offering will be generated by graduates of design schools curated by Rayva’s Executive Director Theo Kalomirakis and members the design community.

RAYVA’s all-inclusive offering will consist of products in four key price categories, $68,000, $120,000, $250,000, and $500,000.   The individual pricing of components and design accessories in each category will not be itemized.  Variances in package prices will be possible to allow for different room sizes or upgrades.

George Walter, RAYVA’s President, will reach out to the industry to understand their needs and requirements. RAYVA’s aim is to fulfill them.

RAYVA intends to launch initial product offerings at the International Builder’s Show (NAHB) in Orlando January 10, 2017.

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“From design to installations, RAYVA offers a great way for Home Technology Professionals to streamline their home theater projects and grow their business.  The technical guesswork is taken out of the equation so companies have fewer hang-ups and can really focus on delivering an exceptional experience to their homeowner clients.”

Vin Bruno, Chief Executive Officer, CEDIA

“RAYVA represents a great opportunity for our industry to once again put the fun and profitability back into our businesses.  Barco Residential and the CEDIA industry will grow by delighting the consumer with easy selection of amazing experiences within their home.”

Tim Sinnaeve, Managing Director, Barco Residential

“RAYVA will simplify the selling, design and execution of immersive home theaters.  And the approach to include the design community and builders in the profit model will result in powerful new relationships and growth of the marketplace for all.”

Michael Pope, Founder, Environments by Design


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