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Electrosonic Shortlisted in Four AV Award Categories

AV Awards 2012 Finalist

Electrosonic, leading audio-visual design, integration and service company, has been short listed for four awards at this year’s AV Awards.

The annual awards ceremony taking place on Friday 12 October at The Hilton on Park Lane, will see Electrosonic nominated in four categories, including ‘Consumer Installation of the Year’, for AV integration at the European Parliament Visitors Centre in Brussels, ‘Education Project of the Year’, for the MediaCityUK installation at Salford University, 'In-house AV Team of the Year’ for in-house AV operations and engineering support for global financial services firm Morgan Stanley, and ‘Integrator of the Year’.

Since 2003 Electrosonic has won a total of twenty-four AV awards across a range of disciplines including ’Service Company of the Year’, ‘Systems Company of the Year’, ‘Business Installation of the Year’ and ‘Consumer Installation of the Year’.

“We are delighted to have been nominated for so many AV Awards, I believe this reflects our commitment to placing our customers at the heart of our organisation”, commented Ilari Anttila, VP EMEA. “Our core goal is to provide our customers with an exemplary service from beginning to end; we make significant investments in developing our staff to deliver successful projects across our Entertainment, Corporate and Control Rooms markets”.

For more information, please visit the AV Awards 2012 Finalists Announcement.

Electrosonic wins two PRO AV Spotlight Awards at InfoComm 2012

Pro AV Spotlight Awards

Electrosonic accepted two awards at the 2012 PRO AV Spotlight Awards: the Best Entertainment/Arts Project for AT&T Dolphin Tales at Georgia Aquarium and the Best Museum AV Project for the National Museum of American Jewish History.

In its fifth year, the Spotlight Awards recognize the industry's best audio-visual installations in a range of distinct categories. The Awards honor technical design, innovation, and how instrumental the AV installation is to the clients’ missions. In partnership with Sound & Video Contractor and InfoComm International, the Spotlight Awards were featured in a special ceremony at the InfoComm 2012 trade show in Las Vegas, Nevada.

For more information, please visit the PRO AV Spotlight Awards Announcement.

Electrosonic at InfoComm 2012

InfoComm 2012

Electrosonic exhibited at InfoComm 2012 at the Las Vegas Convention Center, and offered attendees a place to learn more about the company's Control Rooms and Service Solutions business. Electrosonic's booth featured an interactive Sharp 70” display panel to engage visitors. InfoComm is the largest and most comprehensive pro-AV event in the world, with more than 32,000 AV professionals and 900+ exhibitors. Truly the “Information Communications Marketplace,” the entire industry convenes at InfoComm each year to conduct business, share ideas, learn and have fun as part of our growing community.

For more information about InfoComm 2012, please visit www.infocommshow.org

Electrosonic at Asian Attractions Expo 2012

Asian Attractions Expo 2012

Electrosonic exhibited at Asian Attractions Expo 2012 held at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, and showcased the company's audio-visual systems integration solutions in the Entertainment market in Asia and the rest of the world. Electrosonic's booth featured an internally projected video sphere provided by Pufferfish, and Christie MicroTiles™ arranged in a skyscraper pattern to display images of recent projects.

Blooloop Features Electrosonic Founder Director Robert Simpson's Lecture on EXPOs in the 20th and 21st Centuries

Blooloop

Blooloop continues its feature of Electrosonic Founder Director Robert Simpson's lecture on "The EXPO Phenomenon" given in October 2011 at the TiLEforum conference held in Florence, Italy. The lecture covered the origins and development of EXPOs through the 21st century. Blooloop summarizes the second part of the lecture, which focused on EXPOs in the 20th and 21st centuries.

To learn more, please visit World's Fairs: EXPOs in the 20th and 21st Centuries (Part 2).

Click here to view Part 1.

Electrosonic Honoured with ‘Sinus - Systems Integration Award’

Sinus Awards

Electrosonic was one of the companies honoured with the Sinus - Systems Integration Award during the Prolight & Sound trade fair in Frankfurt on 21 March for the successful work completed on the Parlamentarium, the European Parliament Visitors' Centre. The general planner for the Sinus Award was Stuttgart-based designer ATELIER BRÜCKNER. Electrosonic, the European Parliament and four other companies involved in the planning and equipping of the Parlamentarium were honoured for the extraordinary and creative use of integration and media technology.

Electrosonic at Integrated Systems Europe (ISE) 2012

ISE 2012

Electrosonic exhibited at Integrated Systems Europe (ISE) 2012 held in Amsterdam, and offered the perfect meeting place for all our business markets, Entertainment, Corporate Solutions, Control Rooms and Service Solutions, to meet new and existing clients in a relaxed and informal setting. Electrosonic's clients were guided around the show and were very impressed by the whole experience, leaving with new and inspired ideas for future projects and upgrades.

Sound & Communications features Electrosonic's work on the Kaiser Permanente Capitol Hill Center for Total Health

Kaiser - Sound and Communication

Electrosonic provided the audio-visual systems at the Kaiser Permanente Capitol Hill Center for Total Health in Washington, DC, immersing visitors in a medical center that combines leading healthcare with cutting-edge technology.

Highlighted in the January 2012 issue of Sound & Communications, the Center features a 80'Wx10'H interactive touchscreen video wall, two combineable conference rooms with videoconferencing capabilities, an Orientation Theater with a 14'x20' screen, a secure LAN data backbone, and appropriate sound isolation and absorption to maintain control of the audio in the large 13,500-square foot facility.

To learn more, please read Sound & Communications - Exploring 21st Century Health.

Blooloop Features Electrosonic Founder/Director Robert Simpson's Lecture on EXPOs of the 19th Century

Blooloop

Blooloop features Electrosonic Founder/Director Robert Simpson's lecture on "The EXPO Phenomenon" given in October 2011 at the TiLEforum conference held in Florence, Italy. The lecture covered the origins and development of EXPOs through the 21st century. Blooloop summarizes the first part of the lecture, which focused on EXPOs of the 19th century.

To learn more, please visit Worlds Fairs: Expo Beginnings (Part 1).

Robert Simpson, Founder/Director of Electrosonic, is honored in SCN's Hall of Fame

SCN Hall of Fame 2012 - Robert Simpson

Systems Contractor News (SCN) presented The Inaugural Class Hall of Fame: Honoring Those Who Define the AV Industry, and we are proud to announce that Robert Simpson, Founder/Director of Electrosonic, was honored as the "founding father" of the AV industry. The SCN Hall of Fame features AV pioneers and leaders who have shaped and influenced the industry.

To learn more and to view all the profile articles, please visit SCN Hall of Fame.