AVAD to Hold 11 Branch Grand Openings AVAD is holding grand openings of 11 new branches, expanding AVAD’s reach to 20 locations in 13 states as well as Canada.By RS Staff Published: June 6, 2017 ⋅ Updated: April 15, 2019 AVAD is holding grand openings of 11 new branches, expanding AVAD’s reach to 20 locations in 13 states as well as Canada. The events, spread across 10 markets, will showcase AVAD’s newest facilities and offer dealers the opportunity to meet with vendor partners. The events also will feature a free BBQ lunch, door prizes, great buy-in specials, and participation from several of AVAD’s key vendors. Among the attendees will be Gefen, Niles, Panamax, Sunfire, Aprilaire, MartinLogan, Lutron, Harman, Polk Audio, Middle Atlantic, JVC, Chief/Sanus, April Aire, and Bose. The company is also moving to a new headquarters in Scottsdale, AZ, under the ownership of Kingswood Capital Management and the leadership of Tom Jacoby, AVAD’s CEO, and Fred Farrar, president of AVAD. “We are excited to announce the grand openings of our new locations throughout the United States, as well as our new headquarters in Scottsdale,” said Seth Evenson, director of customer experience management for AVAD. “With our one-year anniversary approaching, it’s great to look back on our growth throughout the last year as we focus on reaching more of our customers in the residential and commercial custom installation markets through new locations, shipping options, digital presence, and new vendors.” The grand openings take place on the following dates at their respective locations: Wednesday, May 31, in Englewood, CO Wednesday, May 31, in Carrollton, TX Thursday, June 1, in Spring, TX Thursday, June 1, in San Jose, CA Thursday, June 1, in Nashville, TN Friday, June 2, in Eden Prairie, MN Wednesday, June 7, in Marietta, GA Thursday, June 8, in Charlotte, NC Friday, June 9, in Bellevue, WA Thursday, June 15, in Woburn, MA Friday, June 16, in Scottsdale, AZ SubscribeFor more stories like this, and to keep up to date with all our market leading news, features and analysis, sign up to our newsletter here.