CEDIA has announced the panel of judges that will evaluate the home technology professional categories for the 2016 CEDIA Awards. The 2016 Home technology professional awards categories include: home theater, media room, integrated home, marine and aircraft, innovative solution, special project, media room under $25,000, integrated home under $25,000, and showroom.
Additionally, this panel of judges will determine winners for the new global CEDIA awards. Three global award-winning projects will be selected from the collection of integrated home, home theater, and media room winners from CEDIA, CEDIA EMEA, and CEDIA Asia Pacific.
"I am proud of the fantastic set of judges we have evaluating the CEDIA Awards,” said Vin Bruno, CEDIA CEO. “Each judge represents a distinct area of expertise across the industry and having this approach creates a holistic evaluation of each project. CEDIA Award winners truly represent the best of the best and we are excited to have a global element to the awards program and a global volunteer on our judging panel.”
2016 Awards Judges - Home Technology Professional Categories
Ian Bryant, Simplified Concepts—Indianapolis, IN
Gerry Lemay, Home Acoustics Alliance—St. Louis, MO
Joel Silver, Imaging Science Foundation—Boca Raton, FL
Guy Singleton, Imagine This—London, United Kingdom
Dave Tkachuk, Symbol Logic—Bangor, ME
Read more about each judge here. The entry process is currently open for both home technology professional and manufacturer awards categories. All entries must be completed by 8 p.m. ET on May 2, 2016. Additional information about the CEDIA Awards program can be found at here.