AVAD Awards


AVAD Wins Three Awards in the 2018 CE Pro Quest For Quality


AVAD LLC, North America's leading provider of custom electronics, won three CE Pro Quest For Quality Awards including Gold for Best Shipping Policies, Silver for Best Trade Show Presence, and Platinum for Best Social Media Presence!


AVAD Wins Three Awards in the 2018 SCN Stellar Service Awards


AVAD LLC, North America's leading provider of custom electronics, won three Stellar Service Awards including Gold for Best Online Training, Silver for Best Sales Operation, and Silver for Best Design Service!


AVAD Won Residential Systems Stellar Service Award Platinum For Shipping and Freight Policies


AVAD LLC, North America's leading provider of custom electronics, was honored by Residential Systems magazine with the Platinum Stellar Service Award for Shipping and Freight Polices. The third-annual reader poll recognition contest awarded AVAD with Platinum for its National Freight Program, which enables dealers to pick up, ship, or fast-track orders to streamline operations and timelines.



AVAD Wins Three Platinum SCN Stellar Service Awards


AVAD LLC, North America's leading provider of custom electronic, was honored with three platinum awards from Systems Contractor News on the following platforms the Dealer Portal You Want to Keep Going Back To (Best Website Dealer Portal), the Number You Have on Autodial(Best Tech Support), and the Closest Thing to Teleportation (Best Shipping and Freight Policy). The second annual reader poll recognized manufacturers and distributors for their exceptional service across many platforms, including customer service and communication, sales and marketing support and training programs in 2015.



AVAD Wins Three Residential Systems Stellar Service Awards


AVAD LLC, North America’s leading provider of custom electronics, was honored by Residential Systems magazine with three Stellar Service Awards in the magazine’s second annual industry recognition contest. AVAD won a Gold award for Shipping and Freight Policies as well as two Silver awards for their Training Programs and Warranty, Return Policy and Tech Support.



AVAD Wins MarCom Platinum Award for Custom Install 2.0 Ad Campaign


AVAD LLC, North America’s leading provider of custom electronics, announced today that its “Custom Install 2.0” advertising campaign was recently awarded a Platinum Award by the MarCom Awards, the highest level of recognition given annually. The international competition awards marketing and communications campaigns that stand out as worthy of high recognition in their respective industries.
The MarCom Awards, which received over 6,500 entries in the 2013 competition, are intended to recognize outstanding creative achievement from among its entrants throughout private companies, media conglomerates and Fortune 500 companies.



AVAD Swept the Residential Systems Stellar Service Awards' Distributor Categories!


The results are in from Residential Systems magazine’s first Stellar Service Awards reader poll, honoring manufacturers and distributors in the areas of customer service, communication, sales and marketing support, training programs, warranty policies, websites, and more. AVAD took home top tier Platinum awards for all Distributor categories:

  •      • Distributor’s Customer Service/Generation Communication/Technical Support
  •      • Distributor’s Sales/Marketing Assistance
  •      • Distributor’s Training Programs
  •      • Distributor’s Shipping/Freight Policies

We are so proud!



AVAD Wins 2013 Hermes Creative Award for “Custom Install 2.0” Advertising Campaign!

September, 2013

This popular international award competition for creative professionals received over 5,600 entries in the 2013 competition, and is intended to award the concept, writing and design of the best traditional and emerging media.

The Hermes Creative Awards is administered and judged by the Association of Marketing and Communication Professionals (AMCP), an international organization consisting of several thousand marketing, communication, advertising, public relations, media production and free-lance professionals. The AMCP oversees awards and recognition programs, provides judges and rewards outstanding achievement and service to the profession. AMCP judges are industry professionals who look for companies and individuals whose talent exceeds a high standard of excellence and whose work serves as a benchmark for the industry. AVAD is the proud recipient of the Gold Award for its “Custom Install 2.0” advertising campaign.



AVAD Wins Commercial Integrator Magazine's BEST Awards at infoCOMM 2013!


The BEST Awards honors superior products and services for Commercial Integrator professionals. Commercial Integrator's program recognizes superlative solutions for any integration business. Winning manufacturers and distributors across various product and service categories are recognized in a ceremony at InfoComm, on Commercialintegrator.com and in the pages of the July CI issue. The aim is to recognize the most noteworthy new products and services that can impact commercial integrators' businesses.

The winners of the BEST Awards are chosen by a panel of industry experts, integrators and the editors of Commercial Integrator. Criteria includes innovation, functionality, competitive advantages and benefits to the installer.  AVAD Vendopalooza Event series won for the category of Training, Consulting & Publications/Business Services



AVAD Receives FIVE CE Pro Magazine's Quest for Quality Awards IN 2013!


The Quest for Quality Awards are unique because they recognize services, not products. CE Pro announces winners of this prestigious award in April via a press release and coverage on www.cepro.com. In addition to the online coverage, the April issue of CE Pro features article on the winners with commentary provided by readers about the most successful programs, covering 8 manufacturer categories and 6 distributor categories. Three winners are recognized in each category: Platinum, Gold and Silver.

2013 Winners:

Gold Award in the category of Distributors: Sales/Marketing Assistance

Gold Award in the category of Distributors: Training Programs

Platinum Award in the category of Distributors: Shipping Policies

Platinum Award in the category of Distributors: Technical Support

Platinum Award in the category of Distributors: Website



Technology Integrator Magazine's Young Turks of CE Awards Goes To…?


AVAD associates!

Blazing trails in all facets of our industry’s businesses, these rising professionals share the passion, drive and distinction of Young Turks. These awards celebrate the industry's best and brightest who are shaping the products and services of today and tomorrow.

2013 Winners:

  1. Lei Lei Trock, Senior Marketing Manager
  2. Phil Parrish, Manager – System Design and Technical Support
  3. Jon Rodrigues, Senior Account Manager Northern California

2012 Winners:

  1. Cynthia Menna, Senior Manager Commercial Sales
  2. Nels Johnson, District Manager East
  3. Seth Evenson, District Manger Central
  4. Chris Lynch, District Manager West

2010 Winner:

  1. Jim Annes, Vice President and General Manager