ESTA Awards Announced
Services and Technology Association) has announced
the winners of its 2004 Dealers' and
Manufacturers' Choice Awards.
The Dealers' Choice Customer Service
Awards offer ESTA's dealer members the opportunity to publicly
recognize those manufacturers that provide consistently good customer
service. Awards are given in three categories based on number of
employees (one to six, seven to 25, and over 25). The winners for
2004 were: Doug Fleenor Design, Inc.; City Theatrical; and Apollo
Design Technology, Inc.
The Manufacturers' Choice Dealers of
the Year Awards offer ESTA's manufacturer members the opportunity
to publicly recognize those dealers that "just do it right."
Manufacturers votes for dealers in each of three categories: one
to six, seven to 25, and over 25 employees. Winners were: Murphy
Lighting Systems; Parlights, Inc.; and Vincent Lighting Systems.
The Dealers' Choice Product Awards recognize
outstanding entertainment technology products
in three categories: expendable, widget, and equipment.
The winners for 2004 are: Expendable Category - EZ Kleen
Preventative Maintenance Fluid from Le Maitre Special
Effects; Widget Category - Remote
Addressing Device (RAD) from Doug Fleenor Design,
Inc.; and Equipment Category - SafeCam from Union
The Customer Service and Dealer
of the Year Awards were presented at ESTA's
Annual Dinner held in conjunction with the ETS-LDI
2004 show on Thursday, October 21, and the Product
Awards were presented during the ETS-LDI 2004
awards ceremony on Saturday, October 23.