Derek Crane leads innovation in home automation solutions

Next Group are at the forefront of the revolution in smart homes and home automation, bringing cutting-edge technology to homes across New Zealand.

Led by Derek Crane, one of the country’s leading experts in home automation, our team is dedicated to providing innovative solutions that enhance convenience, efficiency and safety for our clients.

Derek’s background in electrical engineering and passion for audio led him to explore the potential of home automation. Over the years, as technology advanced Derek has stayed ahead of the curve in this rapidly evolving field.

From the early days of installing home audio systems to the emergence of WiFi and smartphones, Derek recognised the potential of integrating all devices seamlessly into a single, easy-to-use system. Our solutions are designed to make managing your home effortless, whether it’s controlling lighting, heating, video, music, or security, from anywhere in the world.

With over a decade of experience, Derek has been helping clients harness the power of technology to create more innovative homes. We take pride in exceeding our client’s expectations and ensuring our products meet the highest quality and performance standards.
As a Control4 Platinum partner, we uphold the highest expertise and technical ability standards in installing Control4 products. Our industry-leading home automation specialists are committed to transforming modern Kiwi homes into wonders of modern technology and convenience.

We understand that navigating the world of technology can be overwhelming for homeowners. That’s why we’re here to guide you every step of the way, recommending smart devices that provide maximum value without breaking the bank. We value your unique needs and preferences, and whether you’re looking for a standalone system or a fully integrated smart home solution, we’ll work with you to find the perfect match.

Experience the Next Group difference and unlock a whole new world of technology for your home.

Contact us today to learn more about our innovative solutions and take the first step towards a smarter, more connected home with our help.