CEDIA Announces Finalists For 2020 CEDIA Awards

Dan McGowan | Aug 10, 2020

FISHERS, Ind. (AUGUST 10, 2020) — CEDIA is thrilled to release the list of 2020 CEDIA Awards finalists for projects in the Americas, EMEA, and Asia Pacific regions. Selected through a meticulous process taken on by our panels of industry expert judges, this year’s finalists hail from a varied geographical footprint throughout the world. A total of 51 CEDIA member companies representing 12 countries are competing to win in their respective categories and be honored October 8 at the 2020 CEDIA Awards events.

CEDIA will host three, region-focused and virtual CEDIA Awards presentations on October 8. The Americas, EMEA, and Asia Pacific ceremonies will place the finalists and award winners on the industry’s most prominent global stage in a well-produced, compelling event that will honor integrators, the industry, and innovative hardware and software products.

"Competition this year has been incredibly fierce and the judges have had their hands full determining the finalists from a highly-impressive set of submissions," says CEDIA Senior Vice President of Industry Engagement Giles Sutton. "The finalists represent the best, most innovative, and most well-crafted examples of the fine work CEDIA members, the industry, and project partners are capable of producing. Integrators have come through the challenges of the year to showcase stunning results that will make our 2020 CEDIA Awards presentation a momentous occasion."
The finalists in the Americas region include:
  • Admit One Home Systems (Edina, Minnesota, U.S.A.)
  • Atlantic Control Technologies (Annapolis, Maryland, U.S.A.)
  • All Digital LLC (Sunrise, Florida, U.S.A.)
  • Audio Images (Tustin, California, U.S.A.)
  • AudioVisions (Palm Desert, California, U.S.A.)
  • Cantara (Costa Mesa, California, U.S.A.)
  • Cinegration (Arvada, Colorado, U.S.A.)
  • Echo Systems (Omaha, Nebraska, U.S.A.)
  • Futurian Systems (Minturn, Colorado, U.S.A.)
  • Greytek (Coquitlam, British Columbia, Canada)
  • Harrison Home Systems, Inc. (Golden, Colorado, U.S.A.)
  • Hometronics (Dallas, Texas, U.S.A.)
  • La Scala (Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada)
  • Land & Sea Entertainment (San Diego, California, U.S.A.)
  • Quality Audio Video (Centennial, Colorado, U.S.A.)
  • Smartlab (Naucalpan, Mexico)
  • Thoughtful Integrations (Maryland Heights, Missouri and Plano, Texas, U.S.A.)
  • Union Place (Excelsior, Minnesota, U.S.A.)
  • Wicked Smart Homes (Sarasota, Florida, U.S.A.)
  • ZIO Group (Winter Park, Florida, U.S.A.)

"The quality of work represented by these projects is second-to-none and shows CEDIA members are continuing to raise the bar to new heights," said CEDIA EMEA Managing Director Matt Nimmons. "From top home cinemas and media rooms to whole-home integrations to other jaw-dropping innovations, the results are simply stunning. We're excited to share these outstanding solutions with the entire world during the 2020 CEDIA Awards ceremony on 8 October. We’re working hard to deliver a virtual experience that will pay proper tribute to the work representing the very best of what our industry can offer."

The finalists in the EMEA region include:

  • Awicon Technologies (Hyderabad, India)
  • Clarke Infinity Ltd (Billericay, UK)
  • CUST'HOME (Saint Laurent Du Var, France)
  • Cyberhomes Ltd (Thame, UK)
  • HENRI (Vincennes, France)
  • Intelligent Abodes Ltd (Exeter, UK)
  • Intuitive Homes & Ultamation (Manchester, UK)
  • Life Emotions (Lisbon, Portugal)
  • M.E.G.A. AV Installations Ltd (London, UK)
  • New Wave AV (Tonbridge, UK)
  • NV Integration Ltd (London, UK)
  • Perfect Integration (London, UK)
  • Prestige Audio (Watford, UK)
  • S.K. Lifestyle Technologies Ltd (Nicosia, Cyprus)
  • SONA (Warrington, UK)
  • Sound Sense (Ahmedabad, India)
  • Tera Generation Solutions Pvt Ltd (Lahore, Pakistan)
  • TwentyTwo Integration Ltd (London, UK)
"The work produced by integrators in the Asia Pacific region is world-class and for another year, sets a higher standard for the industry," says CEDIA Vice President of Global Development, EMEA Wendy Griffiths. "We're thrilled to see such broad representation from the region, and I know the judges were treated to a slate of exceptional projects. The high level of design and installation displayed by the Asia Pacific integrators and those from the rest of the world will be in the spotlight on 8 October for the 2020 CEDIA Global Awards. With such remarkable innovation and expertise on display, the virtual ceremonies will be can’t-miss programming."

The finalists in the Asia Pacific region include:

  • Argus Technologies (Mulgrave, Victoria, Australia)
  • AVD Australia Pty Limited (Castlecrag, New South Wales, Australia)
  • Boutique AV (Nunawading, Victoria, Australia)
  • Bridger Automation (Mermaid Beach, Queensland, Australia)
  • Electronic Living (Virginia, Queensland, Australia)
  • Len Wallis Audio (Lane Cove, New South Wales, Australia)
  • Liquid Automation (Rosedale, Auckland, New Zealand)
  • McCormick Concepts (Thornleigh, New South Wales, Australia)
  • Sentiment HiFi (Shanghai, China)
  • The Digital Picture (Ormeau, Queensland, Australia)
  • West Coast Hi Fi (Joondalup, Western Australia, Australia)
  • Wired Life (North Geelong, Victoria, Australia)
  • Zene Private Theater (Beijing, China)
You can connect to more about the finalist companies by clicking here and find out more about the CEDIA Awards program by clicking here.