The CEDIA Awards celebrations, held annually on three continents, bring the industry together to honor the best of the best each year. From Chicago on July 25 to Melbourne on August 28, and concluding at the Victoria and Albert Museum in London on September 26, more than 85 trophies were awarded to firms for Winning, Finalist, and Highly Commended honors. Three global winners were recognized from the category winners in all regions. 2019 winners are:
Best Home Cinema: Sound Sense, Ahmedabad, GJ, India
Best Media Room Audio Images, Tustin, CA, USA
Best Integrated Home: Perfect Integration, London, England, UK
This year, Award winners and finalists were included in a new comprehensive microsite, received a individual case study, and were pitched in the association’s media relations efforts. Six award-winning projects featured in the Wall Street Journal and 11 were covered in the Financial Times and the Sunday Times.
Four products were named to the CEDIA Hall of Fame, which honors products that have had a significant impact on CEDIA members and entered the market seven or more years prior. Honorees for 2019 are:
Crestron DigitalMedia™, Crestron Electronics, Inc.
J+P 2G Platfrom, Just Add Power
RadioRA 2, Lutron Electronics Co., Inc.
Savant TrueImage, Savant