Meridian Audio Chosen for Superyachts
Europe's leading designer of innovative AV solutions for private superyachts, Genesis Technologies Marine, has partnered with Meridian Audio for the ultimate sound experience.
The fresh smell of salt in the air, a gentle glide over the swell, champagne in hand, and Meridian providing the ambient audio background - what more could you want?
With over 20 years of experience working with marine installers as a technology and AV service provider, Genesis Technologies Marine (GTM) produces custom-designed systems that are the epitome of refinement and sophistication to meet the yacht market's many specific needs.
And whether it's the in-ceiling speakers around the decks or an exclusive private cinema on-board, GTM delivers complete solutions featuring Meridian Audio products.
Barry Sheldrick, Meridian's Director of Sales, told StereoNET:
Superyachts are the epitome of luxury and high-performance engineering and Meridian is an ideal audio solution to address the demanding requirements of these installations. Our unique approach to audio design ensures our products save on heat, space, and weight, whilst delivering our renowned, superior sound performance, all of which are essential for yachts.
Meridian has been designing and specifying reliable, repeatable high-performance systems for theatre applications and audio systems all around the home for more than 25 years. This expertise, combined with our excellent dealer support services, are the foundations of this new and exciting partnership with Genesis Technologies Marine.
Meridian says the brand continues to grow rapidly and the new marine partnership is a natural progression for the business. It also builds upon the popularity of Meridian products within the residential and integration markets.
Rico Vogeli, CEO Genesis Technologies Marine, added:
Meridian's award-winning range of DSP loudspeakers combine innovative technologies with powerful and immersive sound. Spearheaded by the new flagship DSP8000 XE, their products offer a range of flexible installation and integration solutions, including on-board amplification and a shallow mounting-depth, essential for marine projects. We are excited to be working with the Meridian team and to bring their unique, high-fidelity products to the marine sector.
Meridian Audio products are certainly not unfamiliar to StereoNET, with the company being pioneers in the field and continuing to deliver new and innovative technology. We've already put our hands up to spend a week on one of the Meridian-equipped Superyachts; purely to review the system, of course!
StereoNET’s Founder and Publisher was born in England and raised on British Hi-Fi before moving to Australia. He developed an early love of music and playing bass guitar before discovering the studio and the other side of the mixing desk. After a few years writing for audio magazines, Marc saw the future in digital publishing and founded the first version of StereoNET, known at the time as Planet Audio, in 1999.
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