Rockleigh, NJ, June 15, 2010 – ARCHI-TECH Magazine today announced the winners of its prestigious ARCHI-TECH AV Awards. Four out of the five awards, including both grand prize winners, were won by Crestron projects. In partnership with InfoComm International®, the ARCHI-TECH AV Awards program honors outstanding examples of the creative and effective integration of technology into nonresidential buildings. Winners were honored at InfoComm10 in Las Vegas.
“Crestron congratulates all ARCHI-TECH AV award winners. Their success demonstrates the very best our industry offers, and the power and influence we can make in commercial building,” said Randy Klein, Crestron Executive Vice President. “We’re especially proud that the majority of the winners are built around Crestron control, and we’re very pleased to have contributed to their continued success.”
Five awards, including a Best Over $1 Million and a Best Under $1 Million grand prize, were given for outstanding work involving nonresidential buildings. The winning projects featuring Crestron technology are:
Grand Prize Winner, Over $1 Million – Center for Connected Medicine Pittsburgh, PA
Grand Prize Winner, Under $1 Million – Autodesk, Waltham, MA
Winner – Carolina Herrera Flagship Boutique at CityCenter, Las Vegas, NV
Winner – Fox News Network, New York City
A panel of experts from the architectural, AV and building control industries judged each entry based on criteria in the areas of concept, design, scheduling, innovation, team work, and solution.
Award winning projects were showcased at the InfoComm International Exhibition in Las Vegas and will be featured in ARCHI-TECH’s e-newsletter (AT Weekly). Each winning project will also be the subject of its own educational webinar offered to architects for continuing education credits.
For more information on Crestron Integrated Building Technology, please visit: http://www.crestron.com/downloads/pdf/product_brochures/integrated_building_technology.pdf
To see all winning projects, please visit: http://www.architechweb.com/Default.aspx
For 40 years Crestron has been the world’s leading manufacturer of advanced control and automation systems, innovating technology and reinventing the way people live and work. Providing integrated solutions to control audio, video, lighting, computer, IP and environmental systems, Crestron streamlines technology, improving the quality of life for people in corporate
conference rooms, hotels, classrooms, auditoriums, and in their homes. Crestron’s leadership stems from its dedicated people who are committed to providing the best products, programs and services in the industry.
In addition to its World Headquarters in Rockleigh, New Jersey, Crestron has sales and support offices throughout the U.S., Canada, Europe, Asia, Latin America and Australia.