Control4 Honors Circle of Excellence, Top Dealers For the third consecutive year, the 2017 Dealer of the Year Award was presented to Comet Electric and Equipment of West Palm BeachBy RS Staff Published: September 27, 2017 ⋅ Updated: April 15, 2019 Comet Electric and Equipment receives their award Control4 announced its 2017 Dealer Award Winners following a ceremony and party at CEDIA, reintroducing the Circle of Excellence category, alongside Top Volume dealers. For the third consecutive year, the 2017 Dealer of the Year Award was presented to Comet Electric and Equipment of West Palm Beach, FL, who is also celebrating 45 years in business. Along with providing home automation, networking, and other services for homes, they also do so for many residential multi-dwelling properties. “Comet Electric and Equipment continues to awe and inspire the Control4 community,” said Bryce Judd, senior vice president of worldwide sales for Control4. “Their consideration of everything from electrical and power protection to the finer points of shading and outdoor wiring contribute to the success of their installations.” This year also recognizes Retail Dealer of the Year, Magnolia Audio Video, and Americas Distributor of the Year, Ampliaudio in Mexico. “Each year we have a difficult time choosing winners, because we have so many successful dealers who are growing with us,” Judd said. “As we’ve added Pakedge and Triad to the Control4 family, we’re proud to recognize the dealers who not only deliver top-notch, custom integrated smart homes, but we can now also recognize those who exceed in networking and high-resolution audio experiences.” Awards are also given regionally to top volume dealers, recognizing exemplary business practices for Control4 and Pakedge installations. Regional award winners include Hanson Audio Video (East Region), ABT Electronics (Central Region), Vitex Home Automation (South Region), and Mike Tech Services (West Region.) Additional regional award winners were: East Region Complete AV, Creative Systems, Digital Home Systems, Kraus Hi-Tech Home Automation, Neu Wave Systems, Sight and Sound Systems, Total Home Technologies Central RegionAudio Warehouse, Cable&Son, Premier Smart Homes, Sound Check, Sunbelt Technology, The J Edison Group, Zeller Digital Innovations South RegionAcadian Home Theater and Automation, ListenUp, Nebraska Furniture Mart, Relative Sound/Relative Home Systems, Stellar AV West RegionCinematic Home Theater, Constellation Home Electronics, Evolved Home, First Choice Security and Audio, Fuzion3, Hood Branco Innovations, Control4 also awarded Circle of Excellence dealers across each region. Circle of Excellence won the “rejuvenated award,” which allows area sales managers to select a winner based on any significant achievement, whether for consistently delivering high-quality projects, unwavering brand loyalty, noteworthy business growth, following best practices, providing superior customer service, or continuing commitment to Control4, Triad, and Pakedge. Those who were awarded at CEDIA include: East RegionAppalachian Home Technologies, Audiotronics, AVI AVI906, Complete AV, Overture, Sound & Vision, Sound Xperience, The Integrated Home Central RegionAvio, Eco Automated Designs, Georgia Home Theater, Home TheaterWorks, Millenium Sounds, Paulson’s Audio Video, Quebec Domotique, Simply Sound Solutions, Suess Electronics, Symphonic Residential Systems Inc. South RegionApplause Custom Sight & Sound, Bang & Olufsen, Cinegration (Denver), Def Tech DEF908, Digital Home Concepts, Elite Audio Video Integration, Greenhome Automations, Logic Integration, Macaulley MAC900, Synergy FL, Vision Electronics (St George) West RegionAyreborn, Blueprint AV, Chameleon Technologies Inc., Glabman Technology Solutions, Hermary’s Inc., Sound Advice, Sound Effects, Technology Design Associates, 24/7 Audio Video SubscribeFor more stories like this, and to keep up to date with all our market leading news, features and analysis, sign up to our newsletter here.