AVA Pacific are New Zealand's leading home automation experts


AVA Pacific exclusively import and distribute a number of world leading home technology brands such as Control4, TruAudio, Pakedge, Leon and Lilin. Behind this supply of high quality products is the ongoing support to our home automation dealers across the country.
Why? Because at AVA Pacific we understand that great technology is only part of delivering a great outcome. We know the key is having great people. People with the ability to listen to a customer, understand their requirements, and then create and deliver an easy-to-use package that fits their lifestyle, space and budget.

At AVA Pacific we up-skill our dealers with comprehensive training systems that include intensive short courses and online learning. We also provide an unlimited source of support ranging from tender document creation, to concept design and showroom support.


Our World Class Brands

AVA Pacific Team


Glenn Watts

With a background in electrical engineering and a vast amount of specific home automation experience, Glenn’s technical ability is first class. He mixes this knowhow with a solid foundation in senior management – getting the small details right to ensure the dealer network is well supported and well supplied with world class products.


Sam Edwards
Technical Director

When it comes to the technical details of home automation hardware and software, Sam is the go-to guy. By trade, he’s an electronic engineer who has delivered and developed solutions all over the world. Add in over a decade of specific home automation experience and you’d be hard pressed to find a better qualified Technical Director anywhere in Australasia. 


Simon Bass
Account Manager

Simon makes our ideas and planning come to life. His day-to-day role involves managing all aspects of the sales process including customer service, showroom demonstrations, product purchasing and home show presentations. When dealers require support with client presentations and business development, he’s also on hand to help. 



Emma Schikker
Area Sales Manager

With a background in sales and account management, Emma is our go to representative in the South Island. Dealers are in safe hands with Emma as she supports them by generating leads, reporting, assisting with growth, processing orders and regularly keeping them up to date with product information. Emma can also lend a hand to the dealers when it comes to client presentations, demos and even their own business development. We're delighted to have her as part of the AVA Pacific team.


Ben Ferguson
Logistics Manager

When you have more than 2000 different items in your inventory, you need some robust systems to make sure stock is controlled and orders are dispatched quickly. But above all else, you need the right person managing the process. For us that person is Ben. He’s a heavy equipment operator with over 4 years warehouse management experience. When your order arrives on time, say…thanks Ben.


Kevin Lam
Support Technician

When a dealer gets stuck with a technical issue, we want it solved ASAP and Kevin is here to make that happen. His background is impressive – BSc (Double Major – Computer Science + Information Systems). Add in his specific home automation expertise and quality control testing ability and you have technical support you can rely on. 


Karl Christensen

Any home automation expert worth their salt will tell you a successful outcome rests on a great design. Step in Karl. He designs and draws up layout plans, schematics, fitting details and he designs bespoke hardware and cabinetry solutions. Karl also designs home cinemas and media rooms including screen sizing solutions