Harman Wins Three European Imaging and Sound Association awards. AKG and JBL products win in the high-end headphones, mobile headphones and mobile speaker categories.
Harman International Industries the premier connected technologies company for automotive, consumer and enterprise markets, has been recognized with three European Imaging and Sound Association (EISA) Awards for a range of audio solutions including the AKG N90Q, the JBL Reflect Mini BT headphones, and the JBL Charge 3 waterproof Bluetooth speaker. For more than 30 years, EISA has been selecting the most innovative, cutting-edge products for its prestigious EISA Awards, and these new recognitions add to Harman’s growing collection of global awards, with more than 200 wins over the past four years.
Harman was recognized with three 2016-2017 European Imaging and Sound Association Awards in the following categories:
· European High-End Headphones: AKG N90Q Headphones
· European Mobile Headphones: JBL Reflect Mini BT Headphones
· European Mobile Speaker: JBL Charge 3 Portable Bluetooth Speaker
“As we continue to expand our portfolio of smart, connected lifestyle audio devices, it is an honor to be recognized for our leadership in the industry,” said Michael Mauser, president, Harman Lifestyle Audio. “Harman products offer consumers superior acoustics packaged in high-quality, exceptionally engineered designs, and the accolades we continue to receive are a testament to the hardworking teams involved in their development.” EISA is Europe’s largest organization of experts in multimedia technologies and offers a unique, global viewpoint of the European consumer electronics market. To win an EISA award, products undergo a rigorous judging process, with winners being selected based on having a combination of the most advanced technology, the most desirable features, the ultimate expression in design, the most functional ergonomics and the best value. EISA Awards will be presented at IFA Berlin in September 2016.
Harman designs and engineers connected products and solutions for automakers, consumers and enterprises worldwide, including connected car systems, audio and visual products, enterprise automation solutions and connected services. With leading brands including AKG®, Harman Kardon®, Infinity®, JBL®, Lexicon®, Mark Levinson® and Revel®, Harman is admired by audiophiles, musicians and the entertainment venues where they perform around the world. More than 25 million automobiles on the road today are equipped with arman audio and connected car systems. The Company’s software services power billions of mobile devices and systems that are connected, integrated and secure across all platforms, from work and home to car and mobile. Harman has a workforce of approximately 29,000 people across the Americas, Europe, and Asia and reported sales of $6.7 billion during the 12 months ended March 31, 2016. The Company’s shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol NYSE:HAR.