Hear Technologies Wins Technology Award
March 19, 2003 Hear Technologies, the new Pro Audio
product division of Huntsville, Alabama based Quantum Technologies,
won the prestigious Innovations in Technology Award at the National
Sound Contractors Association (NSCA) Expo on March 15, 2003 at the
Dallas, Texas Convention Center.
New products from over 500 NSCA exhibitors were nominated across
six categories: Audio, Control Systems, Convergence, Security/Fire/Life
Safety, Video/Display Technology, and Website. Finalists in each
category were chosen by a nominating committee consisting of expert
system integrators, design consultants, and magazine editors. Products
from each of the finalists were displayed in the Innovations in
More than 10,000 low-voltage professionals including designers,
integrators, and installers attending the Expo voted the Hear
Back Personal Monitor Mixer System from Hear Technologies
as the top innovation in the Audio category.
Chuck Wilson, NSCA Executive Director, explained, The Innovations
in Technology Award is a way to recognize exhibitors who have really
made an impact on the advancement of our industry.
We are very proud and honored to win this important award,
stated Dave Holland accepting on behalf of Hear Technologies. It
is especially gratifying to be singled out from among the many fine
companies and products at the expo.
The Hear Back system consists of a Hub and personal Mixers connected
using standard CAT5 cables. Each Mixer provides up to ten audio
channels to in-ear or floor monitors, allowing each singer and musician
to control their own mix. Applications include live sound production,
studios, and houses of worship.
Quantum Technologies is a subsidiary of Quantum Research International,
both headquartered in Huntsville, Alabamas Cummings Research