Key Code Media Acquires Access A/V


Key Code Media Acquires Access A/V

New England-Based Systems Integrator Joins Growing Integrator

Broadcast, post-production, and audiovisual systems integrator Key Code Media agreed to acquire New England-based professional video and audio systems integrator Access A/V.

Key Code Media and Access A/V are the perfect fit. Access A/V has designed and built over 1,000 media production systems in City Halls, Universities, Public Schools, and Community Centers throughout New England, plus over 300 Public Access control rooms and studios.

With coverage in New Hampshire, Maine, Vermont, Massachusetts, Connecticut, and Rhode Island, Access A/V will operate as a new location of Key Code Media, maintaining its existing team. Access A/V will also add additional engineers, project management, and operation staff with large integration experience to help customers nationwide.

”The goal is to provide clients a one-stop business for production equipment and consultation needs- from building production stages and studios- to training and managing complex file-based post-production systems. Access A/V is known in New England for providing service excellence, which complements Key Code Media’s industry leadership.” noted Mike Cavanagh.

The acquisition creates a broadcast, post-production, audio, lighting, and AV integration company with an unmatched bench of technical support, design, and sales resources. Clients include Comcast, universities such as Harvard, Dartmouth, Brown, Emerson; Boston Children’s Hospital; and a majority of city government municipalities throughout the region.

Access A/V, founded in 2005 by Kevin Long, has become an invaluable regional resource, supporting a line card of over 110 manufacturers, with local inventory, product specialists, a showroom, and over 150 years of combined experience with design, installation, and support.

Combining resources together, Key Code New England will now have experienced nationwide engineers with deep technical experience supporting a broader range of solutions and a line card of over 400 product lines.



Key Code Media is the preferred resource for audiovisual equipment, installation, and aftermarket support. We approach both complex projects and equipment procurement with a high-touch customer service focus, ensuring equipment is delivered, installed, and adopted by a customer successfully. We focus on your vision and business needs, deploying solutions that work today and into the future, keeping you ahead of technology. (Calif C7 & C10 contractor’s #1010561)

Established in 2001 as a Consultant and Integrator to the Hollywood post‐production community, Key Code has continued to grow and expand, offering the best-of-breed technologies with unrivaled expertise across the US. In 2003, Key Code Media expanded and now operates in Irvine, San Francisco, Seattle, Colorado, Texas, Arizona, New Mexico, Chicago, Detroit, Salt Lake City, Boston, and New York. Key Code Media acquired Burst Communications and Advanced Broadcast Solutions, which added PNW, Colorado, and Texas offices, as well as extensive experience building broadcast studios, stadiums, and government and educational facilities.

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