The Digital Signage Group, a solutions-based digital signage distributor, declared the winners of the third annual DIGI Awards, which honour outstanding performance in the digital signage industry.
This year’s sponsors included Minicom Advanced Systems, Peerless Industries, Samsung America and the Digital Signage Quarterly.
Omnivex Digital Signage Software is a winner in the prestigious award category “Excellence in Technology”.
The 2007 DIGI Awards honoured 13 winners in five categories: Retail, Corporate, Transportation, Education/Healthcare and Judges’ Choice. This year’s DIGI Awards recipients are:
Retail Application, Local Campaign
- Be Media for Saleen, Inc
Retail Application, National Campaign
- Draft Agency for Nokia
Retail Application, Interactive/Tracking
- DSX Media for Walnut Valley Garden Centre
Retail Application, New Product
- Ovation In Store for Fisher Price
Corporate Application, Excellence in Creativity
- Multimedialed for WLS/ABC Channel 7
Corporate Application, Excellence in Technology
- Hospitality Partners and Ominivex Digital Signage Software for Hyatt Regency Chicago
Transportation Application, Excellence in Creativity
- Digiboard for the Turkish Airport (TAV)
Transportation Application, Excellence in Technology
- Siemens Nederland’s for Information Product Portfolio on Stations
Education/Healthcare Application, Excellence in Creativity
- GestureTek for Next Generation Pediatrics
Education/Healthcare Application, Excellence in Technology
- Multi-Media Solutions for the University of Tennessee Football Hall of Fame
Ralph Lauren for its contribution to the industry with a variety of cutting edge digital signage applications including the US Open Interactive Experience and the Polo Ralph Lauren RLX Interactive Shopping Experience in Manhattan.
“Once again we were excited to see the number of entrants increased over previous years. Additionally, the quality and creativity of digital signage applications continues to evolve making it even more challenging for our judges to select just one winner in each category,” said Jill Miller, Executive Vice President of the Digital Signage Group.
Each winner will receive a trophy recognizing their achievement, as well as a graphic suitable for use in promotional materials. All partners, including those involved in the software, content, fixture and hardware of the winning installations, received a certificate to recognize their contribution. Winning teams are invited to participate in a panel discussion held during the Digital Signage Expo held in Chicago, May 17th at 4:30pm.
Judges for the 2007 DIGI Awards were: Alan Brawn (Principal) Brawn Consulting; Bill Collins (Principal) Decision Point Media Insights; Ed Weil (Sourcebook Director) Content, Inc Magazine; Kurt Witzel (Sr. Manager – Retail Marketing) Anheuser-Busch Inc; David Keene (Executive Editor) Digital Signage Quarterly and DIGI Awards Chairman.
Communitech is the Australian distributor for Omnivex digital signage software.