Arlington, VA – 02/15/2012 – The Small Business Council of the Consumer Electronics Association®
(CEA) and CE Vision
magazine today announce the Vision Entrepreneur Awards program, to recognize outstanding innovation and dedication to the consumer electronics industry.
“With this new program, CEA will recognize individuals and small businesses who demonstrate a true sense of innovation; are leaders in the industry and their local community; and have the tenacity to persevere through business and economic challenges,” said Cindy Stevens, CEA’s senior director of publications.
The award is not limited to CEA members; it’s open to any small business or small business executive in the consumer electronics industry with annual domestic revenue under $30 million.
Awards will be given to two companies and one individual executive chosen by a panel of industry judges. The winners will be announced at the CEA Industry Forum in San Francisco in October.
Call for entries closes on March 30, 2012. For more information about the program and its criteria visit www.CE.org/awards.
About the Consumer Technology Association
The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) is the preeminent trade association promoting growth in the $195 billion U.S. consumer electronics industry. More than 2,000 companies enjoy the benefits of CEA membership, including legislative advocacy, market research, technical training and education, industry promotion, standards development and the fostering of business and strategic relationships. CEA also owns and produces the International CES – The Global Stage for Innovation. All profits from CES are reinvested into CEA’s industry services. Find CEA online at www.CE.org and www.DeclareInnovation.com.