onemedia Services Ltd announces today that it has acquired Red Solutions Ltd, the UK based Audio-Visual Distribution and Sales Agency business. The two companies, who have worked closely for over ten years will be formally merged at the start of 2022 to form a specialist distributor & full professional services provider of AV & workplace solutions.

Red Solutions has become a well-established and highly respected technical distributor in the Audio-Visual sector since its inception in 2003. Current Managing Director and founder Rob Sheriff will be taking a non-executive role on the new board of Directors at onemedia.

Tyson Reed will continue in his role as Managing Director of onemedia and will oversee the merger of the two companies over the coming months. In addition to Tyson, the new Management Team is made up of Chris Wood and John Jeffreys who have a combined service of 30 years with Red Solutions, with Will Hetherington who is appointed as Technical Director.

Red Solutions brings a strong portfolio of specialist Audio Visual and Digital Signage products, including ONELAN Digital Signage & IPTV, Reserva Room Signage, Datapath videowall technologies & AllSee Screens and Kiosks.  onemedia have recently been appointed as Pronestor’s UK distributor for their workplace management & meeting scheduling software.

These products are complimented by the services currently offered by onemedia, specialists in creative and technical digital media solutions and professional services.

onemedia have also recently developed a comprehensive range of Workplace Management Solutions combining many of the technologies distributed by Red Solutions, following unprecedented recent demand.

onemedia’s strategies for the merger include:

  • To continue to support our channel partners, as a trade-only specialist distributor.
  • Enhancing our portfolio of products and solutions to complement existing and new installations for your customers.
  • Improving and growing vendor relationships with additional resource and technical expertise working with them to achieve and exceed their own levels of growth expectations.”
“The acquisition of Red Solutions has been a long-term strategic plan for the shareholders of onemedia and we are delighted that we are able complete the purchase. We would like to stress to our customers that this will be business as usual, with a streamlined ordering process and enhanced levels of support on all products."

Tyson Reed, Managing Director, onemedia