At its Fall Conference in Chicago, the Home Technology Specialists of America (HTSA) presented its annual vendor awards, and the big winner was Sony. Sony was named Vendor of the Year, while its 4K projectors were presented with Best Video Product honors.
In the ceremony, held at the House of Blues, Keith Haas was named Man of the Year, while outgoing chairman Joe Barrett was given special recognition- and a football signed by Mike Ditka- in honor of his service with the organization.
GoldenEar's Triton One was named Best Audio Product, while Savant's Smart Home won for Best Integration Product. Liberty AV was honored as Most Supportive Vendor and Harman as Most Profitable Vendor.