Excellence in Product Innovation Awards
Winners were named in each of the following categories, along with an additional overall Grand Prize Winner. The 2019 winners are:
Trailblazing Innovation: Listen EVERYWHERE
Technology Platform: QSC Q-SYS Control
Retrofit-/Installer-Friendly: Biamp TCM-1 Mic
New Revenue Potential: Crestron Flex Series
Recurring Revenue Potential: VisibilityOne
Ease of Customization: Shure Designer System Configuration Software
Most Innovative Product: Digital Projection International - INSIGHT LASER 8K
Excellence in Business Awards
NSCA was excited to announce the winners of the 2019 Excellence in Business awards in five categories:
Employee Engagement: Spinitar
Differentiating Strategies: Horizon AVL Systems Integration
Strategic Transformation: Vistacom Inc.
Customer Experience: Beacon Communications
Talent Development: Innovative Collaboration Inc.
Randy Vaughan Founder’s Awards
The Randy Vaughan Award, in honor to the systems integration community are given to qualified applicants of systems integration companies interested in attending the Business & Leadership Conference for the first time.
This honor represents the NSCA Education Foundation’s mission to provide ongoing training to current system integration professionals.
Randy Vaughan was a charter member of NSCA, and served on the NSCA Board of Directors from 1997-2008, including a two-year term as president beginning in 2005. Additionally, he served as an instructor for NSCA University™ for more than 12 years, and was named its Educator of the Year in 2007. He also served as chairman of the NSCA Education Committee for a number of years. His greatest accomplishments for NSCA include the creation of NSCA University and the Business & Leadership Conference, as well as his role as a subject matter expert and content developer for the industry.
Congratulations to the 2019 Randy Vaughan Founder’s Award winners!
Dave Bode - Will Electronics
Chris Cunningham - Infinity Sound
John Doster - CCS Presentation Systems
Shawn Dyal - Miller-Integrated Systems
Mark Fennell - Unified Technology Systems
Victoria Ferrari - Netrix
Zach Goldsberry - Fairchild Communication Systems Inc.
Kyle Habben - Electronic Contracting Company
Chris Hamilton - Sport View Technologies
Abby Hembree - Sport View Technologies
Kevin Henderson - ArCom Systems Inc
Steven Hernandez - Midwest Computer Products
Jay Jones - Pitt Technology Group
Rob Lanthier - Interactive Audio Visual Inc
Richard Mebane - Verrex LLC
Zach Miller - Knight Security Systems
David Nabors - ArCom Systems Inc
Brian Neltner - Radiant Technology
Andy Numa - ASC INC
Matt Ranft - Fairchild Communication Systems Inc
Alana Smith - HB Communications Inc
Adam Theis - Office/Pro Technologies Inc
Matt Thorne - Electronic Contracting Company
Brian van Der Hagen - AVI Systems Inc
Tom Warda - Midwest Computer Products