CEDIA AWARDS 2011 - SHORTLIST ANNOUNCED…

CEDIA Region 1 is proud to announce the short list for the CEDIA Awards 2011.

CEDIA Region 1 is proud to announce the short list for the CEDIA Awards 2011. From English country homes to stunning super yachts sailing the world and private villas in Arabia and Africa, this year's short list celebrates the best residential custom installation projects with a heady mixture of excellence touched by the exotic.

"We are delighted with the high standard of entries in this year's Awards which has proved a major challenge for our judges in the short -listing process" says Robert Hallam, CEDIA Chairman and Chair of Judges. "We are also really pleased to see integrators from across the Region participating in the scheme. A total of 10 different countries have competed in the scheme this year with entries from the UK, Netherlands, Cyprus, Portugal, South Africa, UAE, Italy, Belgium, Denmark and France, helping to increase awards entries by 16% on 2010. The Awards provide a great showcase for our industry, and this year the breadth, depth and quality of integration and innovation is as impressive as ever".
All winners of the Awards will be announced on Friday 8th April 2011 at a Gala Dinner held at the prestigious Grade 1 listed venue, One Mayfair. More than 250 guests from across the Region are expected to attend. Tickets for the event, which includes a sit down dinner and entertainment, are priced at £110 per person, or £995 for a table of ten, excluding VAT. A special early bird discount is available until 28 February 2011. Before this date, tickets are priced £99 per person and £895 for a table of ten.
To take advantage of the early bird rate visit the 'Events' section on the CEDIA website to book your ticket(s): www.cedia.co.uk

The shortlist for the CEDIA Awards 2011, by category, is as follows:
Best Media Room under £15,000
Adept -is, Hutchinson's Home
Clever Association, Pannal Hall
Dawsons Group, Integrated Media Room
De Opera Domotica, Kid friendly Media Room
ImagineThis, Family Zone
Best Media Room over £15,000
Elytronic, City Centre Penthouse
Grahams Hi -Fi, 'The Popes House'
Olive AV, The Art House
Sensory International, The Playroom
Best Home Cinema under £40,000
Dawsons Group, Loft Space Cinema
The Big Picture Ltd, Longwood House, The Junk Room
Best Home Cinema £40,000 - £100,000
Definitions Ltd, Sporting Life
FAB AV, Lofty Ambitions
Prestige Audio, Northwood Home Cinema
Best Home Cinema over £100,000
Dawsons Group, Country Home Cinema
FAB AV, Arabian Nights
Sphere Custom, House Khoury
Best Integrated Home under £30,000
Clever Association, Pannal Hall
Dawsons Group, Integrated Multi Room System
Elytronic, Hi -Tech Renovation

Best Integrated Home £30,000 - £100,000
De Opera Domotica, Modern Home
Elytronic, City Centre Penthouse
SMC, Chelsea Family Home
Best Integrated Home over £100,000
Federal Technologies, Private Villa
Grahams Hi -Fi, 'The Popes House'
Henri, Villa des Amis
I -Life Solutions, Brantingham - 20,000 sq ft family home
SMC, Elysium House
Best Innovative Solution
MR Domotica, Custom -build motorised hidden television
Best Multi -dwelling
SMC, The Lancasters
Best Marine
Dawsons Group, 88 Yacht
Dawsons Group, Sunseeker 40m 516 Upgrade
Sensory International, MY Cloud 9
Studio LGL, Yacht 1
Best Dressed Rack
Adept -is, Hutchinson's Home
Lewis Building Technology, Integrated home automation and security

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