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 National Assoictaion of Music Merchants (NAMM) Show in Anaheim, California on Friday, January 20, 2012. Honoring outstanding technical achievement in product design, the TEC Awards—presented by the TEC Foundation for Excellence in Audio and the National Association of Music Merchants and NAMM—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.

“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.