Presidio invests $75 million to merge 15 companies, creating Bravas, a nationwide designer of luxury smart home systems

Bravas works with architects, builders, interior designers and homeowners to craft lifestyle technologies into “intelligent spaces” for custom homes and businesses that combine beauty, entertainment, comfort, wellness and security.

AUSTIN, TX., SAN FRANCISCO, CA., and OVERLAND PARK, KS., 27 Aug. 2019 – Presidio Investors today announced a $75 million private equity investment that merges 15 independent smart-home design-build firms across the United States, creating Bravas LLC, www.bravas.com, an integrator of electronic lifestyle technologies into custom-built “intelligent spaces” where you live, work, and play.

The investment launches a national network of luxury technology integrators, operating as one brand, working across North America with architects, builders, remodelers, interior designers and successful owners of one or more properties, using lighting, shading, climate, entertainment, smart home, voice, wellness, security, surveillance, networking, energy, power, and other technologies, to transform how custom homes and offices are designed, organized and operated. 

Bravas is based in Overland Park, Kansas, with locations in 13 states, annual revenues around $75 million, and a team of more than 285 professionals, including designers, engineers, installers, technicians and programmers that have earned hundreds of industry awards and certifications. In 2018, Bravas locations collectively completed more than 3,500 residential and commercial projects.