November 21, 2006
WFX Announces Winners for 2006 New Product Awards
Innovative Products for the House of Worship Market are Recognized for Excellence
Dallas, TX , November 22, 2006—The winners of the 2006 WFX New Product Awards were announced on Thursday, November 9 at the Worship Facilities Conference & Expo (WFX). The WFX New Product Awards, presented by Church Production Magazine and Worship Facilities magazine, were designed to recognize the newest and most innovative building, management and technology products marketing to churches within the past year. “We feel the end-result proves we are a company dedicated to providing the best quality of service at the highest standards and obtaining this certification best demonstrates our commitment to this cause."
The awards showcase the best products in six categories:
- Best Audio Products
- Best Video Products
- Best Lighting Equipment
- Best IT Products
- Best Building Material Products
- Best Building System Products
The following is a complete listing of the 2006 winning companies and products:
BEST AUDIO PRODUCTS
BEST OVERALL AUDIO PRODUCT Westone: In-Ear Sound Design
Large-Format Loudspeaker Renkus-Heinz: Iconyx Steerable Array Systems
Microphone DPA Microphones, Inc: DPA SMK4061 Stereo Microphone Kit
Other Audio Product Westone: In-Ear Sound Design
BEST VIDEO PRODUCTS
BEST OVERALL VIDEO PRODUCTION PRODUCT Grass Valley, Inc: Indigo AV Mixer
BEST OVERALL VIDEO DISPLAY PRODUCT Stewart Filmscreen Corporation: All Rise
Video Switcher/Scaler/Mixer (Tie) Grass Valley, Inc: Indigo AV Mixer
TV One: C2-7200
Video Camera/Camcorder Sony Electronics Inc: BRC-H700 High-Definition Robotic Camera
Video Screen Stewart Filmscreen Corporation: All Rise
Other Video Product WTS Media: WTS Autostart DVD Duplicator
BEST LIGHTING PRODUCTS
BEST OVERALL LIGHTING AC Lighting: Jands Vista SP and Vista APP
Automated Lighting Controller AC Lighting: Jands Vista SP and Vista APP
Color Changer Entertainment Technology: Color FX™ Color Mixing Downlight
Theatrical Fixture Selador: Selador X7xtra-11
Other Lighting Product Wybron, Inc: InfoTrace
BEST BUILDING MATERIAL PRODUCTS
Church Seating SERIES USA : Celebration II Theater Seat
BEST BUILDING SYSTEM PRODUCTS
BEST OVERALL BUILDING PRODUCT VIDEX: CyberLock®
Digital Signage Gefen: DVI CAT5 Extreme
HVAC Product/System XCI Corporation: XBUS™ Web Controller
Security Product/System VIDEX: CyberLock®
The products competing in this year’s program must have been shipped by November 8, 2006 in order to be considered an eligible award recipient. Each contestant submitted an extensive description of the product and noted features and benefits to be judged by a panel of industry experts.
Additional info rmation on the contestants is currently featured online at www.wfxweb.com/programming/NPAwinners.html. For further info rmation on the awards program, please contact Carey Huxsaw at firstname.lastname@example.org or 508-663-1500 x298.
About Worship Facilities Conference & Expo (WFX)
WFX is the leading event for church facilities and technology teams, providing in-depth information and insights on facility design and construction, audio/video and lighting technologies and leadership and project management for building and technology initiatives. Presented by market-leading publications Church Production Magazine and Worship Facilities magazine, WFX features keynotes and general sessions from internationally known church leaders, a comprehensive conference program and a dynamic exhibit floor hosting over 300 suppliers, consultants and contracting companies.
About Production Media Inc. (PMI)
Production Media Inc. (PMI) is a publishing and event management company specializing in the house-of-worship market. Publications include: Church Production Magazine, an educational magazine for houses of worship covering audio, video and lighting technologies; and Worship Facilities, a publication that covers design, construction, operation and maintenance of larger houses of worship. Events include: Worship Facilities Conference and Expo (WFX), a conference and tradeshow for church leaders covering facilities design, construction, financing, operation and technology owned and operated in conjunction with EH Events.
About EH Events
EH Events, a division of EH Publishing, Inc., develops and produces world-class expositions and conferences for the technology and construction industries. The EH Events portfolio includes: Electronic House Expos (EHX) Spring & Fall, the TecHome Builder Conference and Expo (TBX), and Worship Facilities Conference & Expo (WFX). EHX Fall was named the fastest growing show in America by Tradeshow Week magazine in 2003, and both EHX Spring & Fall were named among the fastest 50 growing tradeshows by Tradeshow Week magazine in 2004 and 2005.
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