The team at Polar Bear Design are delighted to announce that the company is a finalist in the CEDIA Awards Best New Hardware of the Year category on both sides of the Atlantic!
Polar Bear Design has reached the finalist stage of the CEDIA Awards for the first time and what is more, our entry for the Zentium Thermostat has been recognised in both the Americas and EMEA regions! This section of the awards was set up to recognise CEDIA member manufacturers and features hardware and software products operating on the global stage.
The winners are set to be announced on October 8th during the 2020 awards presentation which this year takes place as a virtual event. Any interested parties can sign up to ‘be there’ here. In reaching the final of this prestigious and rigorously judged awards programme, Polar Bear Design is competing with some of the largest and well-knowncompanies in the smart home and AV sector.
This year’s finalists include Barco Residential, James Loudspeaker,Leon Speakers, Lutron Electronics, Savant Systems, Sonance and Trinnov. All these companies have considerably more resources at their disposalthan Polar Bear Design, so we are proudto be competing in such esteemed company and yet we also feel that our entry completely deserves its place in the line-up. This recognition is particularly pleasing as the finalists for the hardware categories are selected by industry professionals, those with the knowledge to truly assess a product’s worth out the field.