The Electronic Security Expo (ESX) announced the winners of its inaugural Maximum Impact Awards (Mia) during the show in Baltimore on June 24. The Mias recognize excellence in both new and recently introduced products and services based on their ability to positively impact the business of integration and monitoring companies. Twenty-one companies entered 27 products and services for the inaugural 2009 edition of the program.
Here is a list of the 2009 winners, by product category:
Access Control Systems: Badging/ID Systems & Badges: DMP - Digital Monitoring Products, Entre' Access & Security Management Software
Services: Dealer Marketing Services: Emergency 24, Free Customized Marketing Pieces to Help Dealers Launch its PERS
Services: Security as a Service (SaaS): Connected Technologies, Connect ONE
Services: Wireless Telecommunication Services: Honeywell Security, Total Connect
Video Surveillance: Cameras: Axis Communications, AXIS M7001 Video Encoder
Entrants were required to submit information on how their product or service satisfies end-user's needs while boosting revenue profit potential and increasing valuation for dealer companies. A panel of integration and monitoring company experts reviewed the entries and selected winners based upon the submission criteria.
"The winning products and services of the 2009 Maximum Impact Awards are truly deserving of this recognition. The winners demonstrated their ability to make a difference to the bottom line for integration and monitoring companies," stated George De Marco, ESX chair. "Congratulations to all of the winners!"
"We were thrilled and honored to be selected as a 2009 Maximum Impact Award winner. Award programs like the Mia's are a great way to get product recognition and validation that the work you are doing is impactful to the security industry," stated Matt Krebs, Executive Vice President, SureView Systems.
ESX 2010 will take place June 14-18 at the David Lawrence Convention Center in Pittsburgh, Pa. For information visit www.esxweb.com.
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