November 1, 2021 – Headquartered in New York, Spectra Audio Design has agreed terms to join forces with Paladin Technologies on November 1, 2021.  Spectra brings depth to Paladin’s Audio Visual Design group and geographic expansion in the North American market.

Spectra joins Paladin with a vast knowledge and comprehensive understanding of all audio visual design, audio visual engineering, as well as other low-voltage core competencies. With a certified team of professionals, the group has utilized technical excellence to cultivate long-standing relationships with clients, contractors, architects, and tradesmen. All employees will be joining the Paladin Technologies Group of companies through this transaction.

“We are extremely impressed with the high performance team that Spectra has built up over the years and we have no doubt the collaboration with Mick Barber’s existing US team will lead to quality solutions for our clients,” stated Ted Reid, President of Paladin Technologies.


Jason Derector and Michael Goodrich both added “We see this as the natural next chapter in the Spectra journey to team up with the leading complex technology integrator.  We are excited by the growth opportunities this will present to our colleagues while also remaining firmly convinced this development will also make us an even better partner for our clients.”

Henberger served as Spectra’s financial advisor.  Leo Klijn, Partner with Henberger, stated, “I couldn’t be more pleased for Michael, Jason, their employees, and their customers. This transaction offers expanded geographical coverage for Spectra’s customers and expands Paladin Technologies’ footprint to the East Coast.”

Spectra will continue doing business as Spectra, a Paladin Technologies company.  All existing contact information and operational practices will be retained as the team integrates with the Paladin Technologies group of companies.


About Paladin Technologies Inc: Paladin Technologies is a premiere complex systems integrator operating across North America. As a leader in the design, deployment, optimization, management, and maintenance of communication, audio visual systems and digital networks, Paladin is driven by a strong corporate culture and a vision of innovation through teamwork. Paladin designs and deploys sophisticated systems technology for clients on a national scale, while providing premier local support.

About Spectra Audio Design: Spectra Audio Design Group is a full service, audiovisual engineering and installation company serving New York and all major US cities. Specializing in AV and low-voltage for commercial, retail, hotels, and residential projects.