MVP News Logo 2015The D-Tools Manufacturer Vantage Point Program provides comprehensive data from leading manufacturers to D-Tools SI software users at no charge to the user. D-Tools MVP members understand the importance of providing current, quality product specifications in order to better support their dealers in their client engagements. We would like to welcome our new and returning MVP Program partners, whose product data is available to all System Integrator users free-of-charge.


New MVPs

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Crest Healthcare Supply is a trusted partner to Hospitals and Long Term Care facilities that has delivered knowledgeable customer support and reliable products for over forty five years. Crest was founded in 1967 when Howard Page, the original owner, purchased rights to a nurse call system owned by IBM. The company grew in size and reputation by supplying components for nurse call systems including pillow speakers, call stations, call cords, bed communication cables, bed controls, adapters, accessories and related parts.
Over the years, Crest has rapidly expanded its distributed product line to include fall prevention monitors, wheelchairs and parts, healthcare TVs, bedrails and accessories, biomedical equipment, maintenance products and a variety of other items. Crest also has extensive relationships with both domestic and overseas vendors, allowing us to provide our customers with the latest innovations in healthcare products.
For more information, visit www.cresthealthcare.com

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Our mission is unique: In addition to building components that home theater enthusiasts love, we’re also out to design and create components that set new standards for system integration, upgrade capability and multi-zone expansion. So to say that Integra is a premium audio video line is an understatement-world-class components are our lives.

Our passion with what reaches your eyes and ears begins in the minds of our people. We find engineers and designers who are more than just good at what they do-we find the fanatics. Then we provide them with the absolute finest parts and materials, the most sophisticated test and measurement equipment available and facilities that are second to none.

For more information, visit www.integrahometheater.net

 

sony-logoSony Corporation is a leading manufacturer of audio, video, imaging, game, communications, key device and information technology products for the consumer and professional markets. With its music, pictures, computer entertainment and online businesses, Sony is uniquely positioned to be the leading electronics and entertainment company in the world.

For more information, www.sony.net

 


 

Returning MVPs

 

Biamp LogoBiamp Systems is a leading provider of innovative, networked media systems that power the world’s most sophisticated audio/video installations. The company is recognized worldwide for delivering high-quality products and backing each one with a commitment to exceptional customer service.

Recipient of the Frost & Sullivan 2015 Global Installed Audio Conferencing Enabling Technology Leadership Award, Biamp® is dedicated to creating products that drive the evolution of communication through sound. The award-winning Biamp product suite includes: Tesira® media system for digital audio and video networking, Audia® digital audio platform, Nexia® digital signal processors, Oreno® mobile control software for Tesira-equipped rooms, Devio® collaboration tool for modern workplaces, and Vocia® networked public address and voice evacuation system. Each has its own specific feature set that can be customized and integrated in a wide range of applications, including corporate boardrooms, conference centers, huddle rooms, performing arts venues, courtrooms, hospitals, transportation hubs, campuses, and multi-building facilities.

For more information, visit www.biamp.com.

 

Golden-Ear-LogoGoldenEar’s founders and their engineering team have literally hundreds of years of combined experience and have created or helped to create many of the world’s best-sounding and best-selling loudspeakers. We have joined together again to build our finest speakers ever. We call our newest loudspeaker company GoldenEar Technology because, in our industry, a “golden ear” is someone who hears exceptionally well. Because we do, the industry and audiophile press have consistently praised us over the years for our “golden ears” and all the many loudspeaker accomplishments that our unique talents have helped us to achieve.

For more information, visit www.goldenear.com

 

Lowell_Logo-v2From its headquarters located off historic Route 66 just south of St. Louis, Missouri, Lowell engineers and manufactures audio, rack and power products for the professional AV, custom installation, broadcast and security markets. Company history dates back to 1947 when founder Ben Lowell pioneered the idea of using a loudspeaker ceiling baffle to balance sound distribution throughout large spaces. Today, the next generation of the Lowell family works with a highly experienced sales and engineering team to convey that same spirit of innovation in developing high-performance, value-based products for the sound and communications industry.

For more information, visit www.lowellmfg.com

 

Monitor_Audio_LogoMonitor Audio Ltd is a British owned and managed global specialist in hi-fi loudspeaker design, incorporating stereo and surround sound systems and a range of sonically matched architectural speakers for ultra discreet high quality sound around the home and outside.

Whatever your taste and budget you’ll discover a Monitor Audio speaker that answers your desire for great sound. Since hi-fi was in its infancy we’ve dedicated all our technical expertise, innovation and craftsmanship to the creation of world-class loudspeakers, which communicate the essence of our brand and reward the people who buy them. We want you to share and enjoy the blend of style, quality, performance and sophistication that makes Monitor Audio unique.

For more information, visit www.monitoraudiousa.com

 

sonance NLSonance began in 1983 when Scott Struthers and Geoff Spencer recognized the need for an audio solution that could deliver unsurpassed performance combined with minimal visual intrusion. It was this revelation that led them to invent the world’s first architectural speaker. The rest is history.

In the 30 years that followed, Sonance has continued to invent, lead, and reinvent with a range of state-of-the-art products that deliver the perfect balance of performance and design.

From the “Degrees of Invisibility” of its in-wall and in-ceiling speakers, to the cutting-edge outdoor audio systems, commercial solutions and electronics, Sonance is committed to building products that deliver best-in-class performance and aesthetics combined with the most versatile and flexible installation processes available.

With this commitment to excellence, it is little wonder Sonance has become the most recognized and highly awarded manufacturer in the architectural speaker and outdoor audio categories worldwide.

For more information, visit www.sonance.com

 

logo-sunbritetvSunBriteTV engineers and manufactures award-winning televisions and displays built specifically for outdoor use. SunBriteTV developed the industry’s first all-weather TV in 2004 and its products have been time-tested in home installations, outdoor sports arenas, restaurants, hotels, amusement parks, colleges, and airports. All models are available through SunBriteTV’s network of Authorized Dealers. To inquire about becoming an Authorized Dealer, please contact SunBriteTV at 866.357.8688, or visit us at SunBriteTV.com

 

Logo_Wisdom-AudioWisdom Audio is the leader in designing and manufacturing high-performance planar magnetic transducers for architectural speaker applications. Wisdom Audio was founded in 1996 to create no-compromise planar magnetic hybrid loudspeaker systems for the most demanding and critical audiophiles. Wisdom Audio systems employ proprietary, custom-made planar magnetic and dynamic transducers optimized for high performance, including high-end architectural audio reproduction applications.

Its hybrid-technology systems have earned praise and awards from the specialized media, while satisfying a growing base of customers and dealers worldwide. Wisdom Audio’s products, including their multi-award winning Sage Series architectural models, are handcrafted in limited quantities by specialized craftsman at its headquarters in Carson City, Nevada.

For more information, visit www.wisdomaudio.com