Friday, March 24th, 2017

September 2016 – The upcoming Winter NAMM show held in Anaheim in January is once again hosting the TEC Awards that are recognizing achievement in technology and use of technology for music creation. The show will be hosted by comedian Sinbad for the third year in a row. The event is being held on Saturday [...]

The Women’s International Music Network was founded in 2012 and it came about in an organic fashion, stated Laura Whitmore, its founder. As a journalist, she interviewed many female musicians and she came across the same stories again and again. One story literally blew her mind. Whitmore heard from a 70-years old female performer. After [...]

As a partner with the NAMM show, we are pleased to be able to support TEC Awards and the NAMM Foundation. The NAMM FOUNDATION Invites YOU  to SUBMIT NOMINEES in TECHNICAL, CREATIVE and STUDIO DESIGN categories for the 30th ANNUAL NAMM TEC AWARDS to be awarded January 2015. For information on the nomination process and [...]

May 2014, The SIIA Maximize conference took place on May 20-22 and acted as the host event for the the annual CODiE AWARDS. At the Palace Hotel in San Francisco, Rhianna Collier, VP of Software Division, SIIA announced the finalists and winners. The awards were announced at a gala dinner by prior award winners and [...]

January 24, 2014, National Association of Music Merchants, Anaheim— NAMM held the 29th annual TEC AWARDS (Technical Excellence & Creativity) The awards event recognizes the individuals, companies and technical innovations behind the sound of recordings, live performances, films, television, video games and other media. This event is a set of musical performances interspersed with various [...]

June 4, 2013, Augmented Reality Expo, Santa Clara, CA—The AR.org group presented awards to a number of companies for excellence and innovation. The group is working to get 1B active users of AR by 2020. They host a number of events to educate and boost awareness about AR, and hatch AR initiatives and help bring [...]

April 19-20, 2013 – Continuing the global expansion of gaming and game development, we visited the Digital Dragons 2013 European Games Festival held in Krakow, Poland.  The electronic games market is the fastest growing sector in the entertainment industry and is expected to reach 60 billion euro in 2015 (IDATE prediction). Poland has been getting [...]

October 2012 – The Consumer Electronics Association honored their members with their annual Hall of Fame Dinner held in San Francisco. The award winners represent the diversity of the industry and the association. These inductees ranged from fundamental technology innovation to industry associations founders to those in the retail channel. This range helps the CEA [...]

 January 15, 2011 – Anaheim, CA – This years NAMM show had several positive changes. The show featrured over 200 new exhibitors, they had a software technology pavillion for portable apps, and they moved the TEC awards from the AES show to NAMM. The TEC awards are from the TEC foundation and recognize Technical Excellence [...]