Chief FUSION Series Wins Multiple Awards

The installer-inspired mounts are honored with three prestigious AV awards


Minneapolis, MN, USA - - (September 2009) - www.chiefmfg.com - Chief's FUSION Fixed and Tilt Mounts took center stage at the CEDIA Expo last week, receiving three industry awards, including the CE Pro BEST Award, the Resi Award from Residential Systems, and Custom Retailer's EXC!TE Award.

"We are extremely honored to win such industry renowned awards," said Laurie Englert, Chief Director of Marketing. "Our FUSION mounts were inspired by ongoing visits and inputs from our installer customers, so we owe all the thanks to them!"

The winners of CEPro's Inaugural BEST (Best Electronic Systems Technologies Awards) were announced at this year's CEDIA Expo. More than 200 products vied for the honor of being chosen the "BEST" new product and technology within their product category. The winners were chosen by a panel of industry experts, integrators and editors of the CEPro and Electronic House magazines.

Winners of the Residential Systems Resi Awards were also announced at this year's CEDIA Expo. Product winners were honored for being the most innovative industrial designs in the custom installation industry. This year, Chief won the award for Best Video Mount.

For the annual EXC!TE Awards, Custom Retailer invited nominations of products that stood out for being innovative, high -performing and solutions -oriented for the custom installation professional.

Chief's FUSION flat panel mounts solve common installation problems, and are designed to eliminate barriers like inconvenient stud location and unlevel rooms. FUSION includes post -installation height -adjustment, leveling and 16" of lateral shift - all after the TV is mounted. These unique features allow you to fine -tune TV placement while saving valuable time! To watch a video on FUSION installer -inspired mounts, click here.

About Chief
Chief Manufacturing is a division of Milestone AV Technologies, a Duchossois Group Company, and has more than 30 years of proven product and service excellence. Committed to responding to industry needs in the Pro AV, Residential and Office markets, Chief offers a complete line of mounts, lifts and accessories for flat panel displays and projectors.

Chief continues to design innovative mounting solutions and helpful tools like Chief's exclusive MountBuilder that complement the technology they support. With multiple product awards and patented designs, Chief provides unique mount features, and is recognized for delivering not only quality products, but knowledgeable, helpful customer service. You can follow @chiefmfg on Twitter or become a fan of Chief on Facebook for the most up -to -date information.

U.S. and Europe sales offices support a global network spanning the Americas, Europe, the Pacific Rim and beyond. Chief distribution centers are located in Minnesota, Hong Kong, and the Netherlands. www.chiefmfg.com.

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