The nominees and winners
of the TEC Awards are determined through a
three-step process. In June, a “Call
for Entries” is posted on the TEC Awards
website, and emailed to audio manufacturers
and sound production professionals. Initial
selections are made by a Nominating
Panel comprising more than 100 prominent professionals
from all areas of the audio industry.
are selected in 29 categories of Technical
Achievement and Creative Achievement. Eligible
nominees are those projects or products
that, in the opinion of the Nominating
Panel, represent superior accomplishment
in their respective fields. This year,
these products or works must have been
completed, released or performed during
the period beginning September 1, 2013
and ending August 31, 2014. Names
of the nominated products and projects
will be posted on the TEC Awards website
in October and will be published in NewBay Media’s Digital Voter’s Guide.
In December, invitations
to vote for the 30th Annual NAMM TEC
Awards will be sent to subscribers to leading pro audio publications and to members of various professional organizations, the names of which will be published in the coming weeks.
Voters will register and vote with a secure, online ballot, and their selections will be tabulated by an independent company. The winners’ names will be kept in confidence until the TEC Awards ceremony, to be presented on Saturday, January 24 at the 2015 NAMM Show.
you have questions about the nominations
or voting process, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.