imgOrlando, FL (June 12, 2012)—A trio of NewBay Media publications—Systems Contractor News; Rental & Staging Magazine; and ProAV presented their InfoComm awards Tuesday. The Winners were:

2013 SCN InfoComm Installation Product Awards
Most Innovative Loudspeaker for Commercial Installation
Tannoy VLS
Most Innovative Audio Amplifier/Processing Product
Crown DriveCore Install Series
Most Innovative Video Signal Management Product
Crestron DM-MD64x64 DigitalMedia Switcher
Most Innovative Commercial Systems Installation Accessory
Xantech XLIP232
Most Innovative Equipment Rack/AV Furniture Product
AVTEQ Slimline AV Pedestal
Most Innovative Mounting Solution
Chief FUSION Manual Height Adjustable Mobile Cart/LPAU
Most Innovative Projection Screen
Da-Lite Advantage and Contour
Most Innovative Collaborative Solution
Vaddio AV Bridge
Most Innovative Video Display Product
NanoLumens NanoSlim DS
Most Innovative AV Networking Product
SVSi VMT105 Networked AV Encoder/VRR104 Networked AV Decoder
Most Innovative AV Control Software/Hardware for Commercial Installation
Crestron TSW-1050
Most Innovative Audio/Videoconferencing Product
Revolabs Executive HD MaxSecure
Most Innovative Digital Signage Player Product
LG LT560E EzSign TV
Most Innovative Power Conditioner/Surge Protection Product
Middle Atlantic Products Series Protection
Most Innovative Install-Grade Projector
Panasonic PT-VW431DU

Rental & Staging Systems Product Awards

Best Loudspeaker for the Staging Market
L-ACOUSTICS 5XT Loudspeaker/Ultra-compact Coaxial Enclosure
Best Audio Control Product for the Staging Market
Crown International USBX Interface
Best Audio Control or Mixing Product
Meyer Sound Galileo Callisto Loudspeaker Management System
Best Video Projection Product High Lumen
Panasonic PT-DZ21KU 3-Chip DLP Projector
Best Video Projection Product/10k Lumen or Less
Sony Electronics VPL-FH36 Projector
Best Flat Panel Display
LG Electronics USA Outdoor Display 47WX50MF
Best Flat Panel Display – Larger Than 70-Inch
Samsung Electronics America ME75B 75-inch LED-backlit LCD
Best LED Display
Barco LiveDots C5 Display
Best Video Signal Processing or Distribution Product
Gefen 32x32 Modular Matrix/GEF-MOD-32432
Best Video Signal Processing – Switching
Analog Way Smart Edge FX STE200 High-Resolution Seamless Switcher
Best Video/Broadcast or Video/Streaming Product
Blackmagic Design ATEM 1 M/E Production Switcher
Best Projection Screen
AV Stumpfl GmbH FullWhite Screen
Best Rental Management Software
IntelliEvent Inventory Control/Asset Management Software
Best General AV Product
Barco ClickShare
Best General AV Product – Carts And Cases
Draper, Inc. Carrying Cases
Best Show Control
Dataton WATCHOUT Multi-Image Display Software
Best Digital Signage Product
Premier Mounts MTM-3000 Christie MicroTiles Mounting Bracket
Best Digital Signage Product – Displays
Stewart Filmscreen Mystik

2013 ProAV Spotlight Awards
Best Government AV Project
Santa Barbara County Emergency Operations Center, Electrosonic
Best House of Worship AV Project
Church of Scientology of Greater Cincinnati, AV Systems Department, Church of Scientology Int’l
Best Entertainment/Arts AV Project
SFJAZZ Center, Berkeley, BBI Engineering
Best Hospitality/Restaurant AV Project
Comal Restaurant, Berkeley, Meyer Sound/BugID
Best Corporate AV Project
GE Customer Experience Center, Markham, Ontario, Advanced
Best Education AV Project
Northeastern University Visitor Center, Boston, Whitlock
Best Healthcare AV Project
Goodman Hall, IU Health Neuroscience Center, Indianapolis, Sensory Technologies
Best Museum AV Project
The View from The Shard
Judges’ Award
Stony Brook University, Reality Deck, Synnex