TEC Awards Release

Aphex Channel Nominated for a TEC Award

Burbank, CA—September 23, 2011—Aphex is proud to announce that the Channel, an innovative preamplifier and processor, has been nominated for a Technical Excellence & Creativity (TEC) Award.  The 27th Annual TEC Awards will take place at the NAMM Show in Anaheim, California on Friday, January 20, 2012.  Honoring outstanding technical achievement in product design, the TEC Awards are seen as a prestigious stamp of approval for recipients and nominees alike.  For Aphex, the nomination is particularly meaningful as the company continues its efforts to advance and elevate the brand.  (http://www.aphex.com/)

“Over the past year, we’ve put a lot of energy and investment into rebuilding Aphex, focusing on everything from products and operations to creating a new culture for our team,” said David Wiener, CEO of Aphex.  “This nomination has put a huge smile on all of the faces here at Aphex and confirmed that we are on the right track.  We’re really excited and proud to be recognized by the TEC Foundation, NAMM, and our peers in the industry.”

Nominated in the Microphone Preamplifier Technology category, the Channel—along with all of Aphex’s product offerings—relies on Aphex’s exclusive patented technologies to deliver unparalleled audio quality and processing power.  The Channel incorporates Aphex’s RPA Tube Preamp, EasyRider Class A Compressor, Logic Assisted Gate, Universal De-Esser, Aural Exciter, Big Bottom and Parametric EQ within a single rack space design. These seven technologies provide critical performance, maximum flexibility and ease of use for broadcast, recording and live sound applications.

About Aphex:
Founded in 1975, Aphex is a leading manufacturer of high-quality dynamics and signal processing products for the professional audio, broadcast, fixed installation, M.I., touring-sound and home-recording markets. Aphex sells its products and licenses its technologies worldwide. Visit them at www.aphex.com

About DWV Entertainment:
DWV Entertainment is a leader in audio and entertainment product and technology innovation. Along with the Aphex brand, the company’s DW Collection line of elegant home entertainment products has won worldwide acclaim for their visually stunning, high performance audio products, including the exclusive Ferrari Art.Engine, Art.Opera and Art.Studio series audiophile loudspeakers.