Origin Acoustics and Chesterton, Ind.-based Starin, a commercial market distributor, have partnered to introduce Origin Pro.
Origin Acoustics was founded by the residential electronics industry entrepreneur Jeremy Burkhardt back in 2014, and since the brand’s entry into the custom electronics market, its popularity as grown exponentially to the point where it is a perennial top five brand in CE Pro‘s annual Top 100 Brand Analysis.
The company’s residential product line includes a wide selection of amplifiers, architectural speakers, in-room loudspeakers, soundbars, subwoofers, and outdoor audio components. Validating Origin Acoustics’ success as a valued dealer partner, the brand has also been recognized by CE Pro through its winning of multiple Quest for Quality awards, including its 2023 award for “Best Dealer Programs/Incentives.”
Partnering to facilitate Origin Acoustics transition into the commercial audio category, the large distributor points out that it is constantly looking for products that offer its dealers complete, audio solutions in the install and live sound vertical markets.
“With Starin’s continued focus on providing our dealers with the highest quality Pro Audio solutions, we are proud to add Origin Pro as a new vendor,” comments Bill Reimer vice president of sales at Starin.
“Origin has a long heritage as a leader in audio and has established themselves as an innovative company manufacturing unique devices that enhance the meeting space experience.”
Origin Pro Bolstered by Brand Known for its Dealer Support
Former custom integrator and long-time Origin Acoustics employee Joe Whitaker, vice president of commercial at Origin Acoustics, points out the newly formed partnership with Starin is complementary to Origin’s operational values.
“Origin Pro is excited to partner with the legendary distribution company Starin. Their entire team is a breath of fresh air for the distribution market, as their core values and company culture fit hand in hand with ours. This partnership delivers the best audio into the hands of the best commercial integrators,” adds Whitaker.
“Starin’s internal process is like Origin Pro’s in many ways, from customer outreach, support, and even design services. We could not have found a better partner to align with for the commercial market.”
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