Jul 18, 2013 - NewBay Media announces a call for entries for the first annual Product Innovation Awards.
The PIA program recognizes excellence in manufacturing of products to serve the TV, professional video and broadcast/online radio markets. The deadline to nominate is Aug. 23, 2013. Any company that has released new and/or upgraded hardware, software or other products for these markets since Jan.1, 2012, may enter. The awards are administered by NewBay publications TV Technology, Digital Video, Creative Planet Network, Government Video, Video Edge, Radio World and Radio magazine.
To be chosen for the Product Innovation Award means that a panel of working professional engineers and managers in TV, pro video and radio has taken special note of your offering. Further, every product nominated, whether chosen for an award or not, will be featured in the special Product Innovation Awards Program Guide, to be delivered in digital edition form in late September.
The categories are:
■ Problem Solvers and Widgets
■ Field Codecs/Remote Gear
■ Radio Transmitters
■ On-Air Processing, Delays, Timeshifting
■ Microphones and Headphones
■ Mobile Apps for Radio Technology
■ Consoles, Mixers and Routers
■ Audio Transport/STL: Codecs, Telco, Internet, Satellite
■ Studio Furnishings, Design and Acoustics
■ Media Asset Management: Automation, Scheduling, Billing
■ Signal Monitoring, Remote Control and Test
■ Internet Products and Services for Radio
■ Antennas, Power Protection and Transmission Support
■ Audio for Video
■ Digital Content Management
■ Cameras and Lenses
■ Camera Support
■ Editing and Graphics
■ Encoding/Signal Processing
■ Test and Measurement
■ Transmission (microwave, bonded cellular, RF)
■ Video Monitors
Nominate a product now.
More info on the awards FAQ page.