Don’t Miss Your Chance to Enter the 2019 CE Pro BEST Product Awards
Home Theater

CE Pro 100 Names Top Mount Brands

The top four mount companies from 2016 are unchanged: Strong (SnapAV), Chief, Sanus and Peerless AV. Future Automation cracks the top five.

Strong (SnapAV) is the No. 1 brand in the 2017 CE Pro 100 Brand Analysis for mounts.
Robert Archer · June 14, 2017

CE Pro's annual Brand Analysis study surveys the top 100 highest-revenue residential integration firms, otherwise known as the CE Pro 100, to determine their preferred brands in the categories of audio, video, home automation, networking, lighting control, security and more.

In this category-by-category breakdown, senior editor Bob Archer delivers an in-depth look at the most frequently used manufacturers in 55 product categories. The numbers associated with each manufacturer reflect the number of CE Pro 100 dealers using that brand.

One of the largest, most universally used categories in the industry, Mounts shows about a 15 percent increase in usage over the previous year.

The top four companies in order from 2016 are unchanged. Future Automation cracks the top five for the first time.

See the full report here.

Top 5

Strong (SnapAV): 63

Chief: 59

Sanus: 51

Peerless-AV: 22

Future Automation: 17

Other Brands

OmniMount: 13

Milestone: 10

Crimson: 2

ProMount: 2

Rapid Video Mounts: 2

Zuum: 2

Diamond Case: 1

Fino: 1

Metra: 1

Premier: 1

SunBriteTV: 1

Vantage: 1

See the full report. 

We're Looking for Your BEST Projects

Don’t miss your chance to enter to win a 2019 BEST Projects Award. We’ll be announcing winners at a special Gala event at CEDIA EXPO. We can’t wait to see what you’ve been up to this year! Enter your projects now.

  About the Author

Bob is an audio enthusiast who has written about consumer electronics for various publications within Massachusetts before joining the staff of CE Pro in 2000. Bob is THX Level I certified, and he's also taken classes from the Imaging Science Foundation (ISF) and Home Acoustics Alliance (HAA). Bob also serves as the technology editor for CE Pro's sister publication Commercial Integrator. In addition, he's studied guitar and music theory at Sarrin Music Studios in Wakefield, Mass., and he also studies Kyokushin karate at 5 Dragons in Haverhill, Mass. Have a suggestion or a topic you want to read more about? Email Robert at

Follow Robert on social media:

Robert also participates in these groups:
LinkedIn · Google+

View Robert Archer's complete profile.

  Article Topics

Home Theater · Mounts & Lifts · Business · CEPro 100 · News · CE Pro 100 Brands · Chief · Peerless AV · Sanus · SnapAV · All Topics
CE Pro Magazine

Read More Articles Like This… With A Free Subscription

CE Pro magazine is the resource you need to keep up-to-date on the latest products, techniques, designs and business practices. Subscribe today!

Subscribe Today!


There are no comments. Be the first to post!
There are no comments. Be the first to post!