Crestron Reveals 2009 International Integration Awards Winners

International Crestron Integrators Awarded Honors for Excellence in 13 Residential and Commercial Categories

LONDON, UK July 20, 2009 - Crestron Electronics announced the winners of its second annual International Integration Awards, in London, England. Among other prestigious benefits, each winner received a personalized engraved trophy, a full -color feature spread in Essential Install Magazine (UK), a professionally produced poster of their installation, logo art which can be used for marketing and promotional purposes, and an award listing with their web link on the Crestron website.

The Crestron International Integration Awards were created to honor the achievements in excellence of both commercial and residential dealers that have embraced Crestron integrated technology solutions, resulting in some of the most spectacular, innovative and acclaimed home and building automation installations in the industry.
"The standard of entries is testament to the high quality of Crestron integration being carried out by our dealers, said Crestron UK Managing Director, Robin van Meeuwen. "It is a privilege to see what is being achieved with our technology and to recognize the hard work of those who have helped us get to where we are today."
Crestron is proud to announce the international winners who have exceeded their customers' expectations and represent the very best in the industry.



Residential Category Winners:
Innovative Design - Prestige Audio Ltd
Home Sweet Home Cinema - Imagine This Integration Systems UK
Ultimate Connected Home - Below £250K - Maven AV Ltd
Ultimate Connected Home - Above £250K - T&T Automation (Europe)
Best High Rise Living - Custom Controls
Best Integrated Home - Creative Home Cinema Ltd
Best International Crestron Home - Avnet Technologies
Brilliant Lighting Design - Kensington Home Technology

Commercial Category Winners:

Best Education Project - Reflex
Best Education Project (Special Mention) - Impact Marcom
Best Corporate Installation - SmartComm Ltd
Best Leisure Project - Media Powerhouse
Best Medical Installation - Pixel Projects
Best Training & Conference Facilities - IVC Media Ltd


About Crestron
For 40 years Crestron has been the world's leading manufacturer of advanced control and automation systems, innovating technology and reinventing the way people live and work. Offering integrated solutions to control audio, video, computer, IP and environmental systems, Crestron streamlines technology, improving the quality of life for people in corporate boardrooms, conference rooms, classrooms, hotel rooms, auditoriums, and in their homes. Crestron's leadership stems from its dedicated people who are committed to providing the best products, programs and services in the industry.

In addition to its World Headquarters in Rockleigh, New Jersey, Crestron has sales and support offices throughout the U.S., Canada, Europe, Asia, Latin America and Australia.

# # #

Featured Product

Introducing the revolutionary Comelit Visto Smart Doorbell

Introducing the revolutionary Comelit Visto Smart Doorbell

The Visto Doorbell is a new Smart Doorbell from Comelit which combines a modern Italian design with all of the basic features you are looking for in a smart video doorbell. In fact, it is so smart that it can use the 2 wires from your existing doorbell and pass both the power and the data signals. This solves the common problem of having poor wifi coverage all the way at your front door. The Visto also has built in night vision, video recording on a SD card and in the cloud, motion detection, and multiple mounting options including an angle mount. The second thing we are introducing is the Visto Dealer referral program. Because we only sell through the Professional Distribution channel, we want to give our dealers who buy in that channel extra incentives to sell our product. For any security dealers or installers who go on our website www.vistodoorbell.com, and sign up for our program, we will offer the following: - Free referrals to customers in your area - Cashback program - 10% discount during the 1st month of the launch - Free Visto t-shirts and gear - A chance to win a trip for 2 to Venice, Italy Its that easy. Let us refer customer to you and get paid in the process. All while selling a wonderful Italian designed smart doorbell which is innovative and easy to install. So all dealers should protect the pro-channel and install products like the Visto which are made and sold only at your friendly local security and low voltage distributors.