By Julie Jacobson · November 23, 2010 • Under the Linear AVC banner, Niles rationalizes SKUs, creates a streaming media bundle, shares technology with Elan Home Systems and Xantech.
By Julie Jacobson · August 12, 2010 • In its most dramatic consolidation effort ever, Nortek's new Linear Audio Video Control group is consolidating Niles, Xantech and Elan under one roof in Carlsbad, Calif.
By Steve Crowe · July 26, 2010 • Detmer addresses Niles dealers after being promoted as part of The AVC Group shuffling.
By Robert Archer · July 20, 2010 • Linear's Audio Video Control Group creates management team, promotes execs from Elan, Niles and Speakercraft
By Julie Jacobson · April 29, 2010 • Former Harman Pro president Mark Terry expects to realign products and channels in the new Xantech/Niles/Elan group, but keep the brands.
By Julie Jacobson · April 19, 2010 • Forget the recent Linear roll-up of Xantech, Niles and Elan, Sterns just turned 50 and felt it was a good time to "take a summer vacation for the first time since I was 14"
By Julie Jacobson · April 19, 2010 • Move comes two weeks after consolidation of Niles, Xantech and Elan into the Linear Audio, Video, Control Group; Linear AVC president Mark Terry takes over as acting president of Niles.
By Julie Jacobson · April 8, 2010 • Jeremy Burkhardt says it would "stifle creative juices" if SpeakerCraft were included in Linear's consolidation of sister companies Niles, Elan and Xantech
By Julie Jacobson · April 6, 2010 • Mark Terry, former president of Harman Pro Group, is named president of the new Linear Audio, Video & Control Group
By Jason Knott · November 24, 2009 • Sets up product divisions of loudspeakers, installation solutions and home systems. Nortek bankruptcy has no effects on operations.
By Fred Harding · November 10, 2009 • You can never know too many tips and tricks for programming and installing home automation. Fred Harding shares a few ideas.
By Julie Jacobson · October 15, 2007 • Elan, Linear, Niles, SpeakerCraft and Xantech to develop multiroom-audio products around their own Cat 5-based Digi5 technology.