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8260A RECEIVES TECHNICAL EXCELLENCE & CREATIVITY (TEC) AWARD
monitor pioneer continues to earn accolades —
MA, January 21, 2011 — Genelec,
the pioneer in Active Monitoring technology for three decades, is
proud to announce that its 8260A
Tri-Amplified DSP Monitoring System has received a Technical Excellence
& Creativity (TEC) Award for Outstanding Technical Achievement
in the Studio Monitor Technology category. The 26th annual TEC Awards
were presented Saturday, January 15, 2011, at the Winter NAMM Convention
in Anaheim, California.
is a tremendous honor that our 8260A has been selected by industry
professionals for outstanding technical achievement,” stated
Will Eggleston, Genelec USA Marketing Director. “It is great
to receive recognition from our peers for our hard work, dedication
and innovation, and all at Genelec in Finland and here in the U.S.A.
are very proud to accept this award.”
in 1985, the Technical Excellence & Creativity Awards is the foremost
program recognizing the achievements of audio professionals. Presented
annually by the TEC Foundation for Excellence in Audio, the TEC Awards
recognizes the individuals, companies and technical innovations behind
the sound of recordings, live performances, films, television, video
games, and other media. TEC Awards nominations are made by a panel
of industry professionals and voted upon by members of various professional
organizations and audio industry websites.
compact and powerful 8260A breaks new ground in electro-acoustic design,
as mechanical, acoustical and signal-processing designs are linked
closely together. The 8260A features major advances in audio driver
technology, integrated with a sophisticated enclosure design, and
Genelec’s proprietary Minimum Diffraction Coaxial (MDC™)
Mid/High driver technology. The 8260A system represents Genelec’s
cutting-edge innovations in all technology domains. The sophisticated
acoustical design of the 8260A is complemented by Genelec’s
DSP Technology and GLM software, providing powerful and practical
tools such as AutoCal for accurate alignment, calibration and control
of the monitoring system in all situations. The MDC coaxial technology
is a real breakthrough solution that makes the 8260A unique in the
more information, please visit www.genelecusa.com.
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Photo File: Genelec_TEC_WNAMM11.JPG
Photo Caption: Will Eggleston, Genelec USA Marketing Director, accepts
Genelec’s TEC Award at the 2011 Winter NAMM Show. Seen behind
Eggleston are legendary producers/engineers Ken Scott and Alan Parsons.
the pioneer in Active Monitoring technology, is celebrating
over 30 years of designing and manufacturing active loudspeakers
for true and accurate sound reproduction. Genelec is credited
with promoting the concept of active transducer technology,
which many manufacturers are just now incorporating into their
products. Since its inception in 1978, Genelec has concentrated
its efforts and resources into creating active monitors with
unparalleled sonic integrity. The result is an active speaker
system that has earned global acclaim for its accurate imaging,
extremely high acoustic output from small enclosures, true high-fidelity
with low distortion, and deep, rich bass.
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companies with which they are associated.
more information on the complete range of Genelec Active Monitoring
Systems, contact: Genelec Inc., 7 Tech Circle, Natick, MA 01760.
Tel: (508) 652-0900; Fax: (508) 652-0909; Web: http://www.genelecusa.com/.