Rio Rancho, NM -- The Lectrosonics SMQ transmitter has been nominated for a 2007 Technical Excellence & Creativity Award in the category of Outstanding Technical Achievement, Wireless Technology. The TEC Awards was established by Mix magazine in 1985 to honor outstanding achievement in the professional recording and sound production industry. The nominations are made by a panel of approximately 165 audio industry professionals. Qualified Mix subscribers will make the final determination via an online ballot beginning August 1. The winners of the 23rd Annual TEC Awards will be announced at a ceremony Saturday, October 6, at the New York City Marriott Marquis, on the second night of the AES Convention.
The SMQ transmitter, introduced in April, 2006, is a 250mW Digital Hybrid Wireless(tm) UHF transmitter and part of the "Super Mini" line of dimunitive transmitters for film, video, television and stage production.\
Well respected within the film, broadcast, and theater technical communities since 1971, Lectrosonics wireless microphone systems and audio processing products are used daily in mission-critical applications by audio engineers familiar with the company's dedication to quality, customer service, and innovation. Lectrosonics is a US manufacturer based in Rio Rancho, New Mexico.