ST. PAUL, MN November 11, 2008
Ergotron, the global leader in display mounting and mobility products, is proud to announce that Ergotron’s Neo-Flex™ All-In-One Lift Stand has been selected as an Innovations 2009 Design and Engineering Honoree by the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA). The Innovations Design and Engineering Awards competition recognizes the most innovative products in the consumer electronics industry. This is the third consecutive year Ergotron products have been recognized for design excellence in the computer accessories category.
Neo-Flex All-In-One Lift Stand: A compact design and small footprint makes this the perfect accessory for space-constrained areas. Add ergonomic adjustability and portability to any computer setups by mounting both a CPU and a display in one, easy configuration. Open architecture design is compatible with most 15"–24" displays and most small or ultra-small form factor CPUs, notebook computers and gaming consoles. The stand allows users to attach a variety of systems, including gaming platforms like Playstation and Xbox, and offers quick deployments for events, training centers or computer labs usage. And with an integrated handle, simply tuck in the keyboard and transport the workstation anywhere with ease.
“The core of our business is developing innovative products that fit how people work and play today,” explained Joel Hazzard, president and CEO Ergotron. “We’re honored to be recognized by CEA for the third year in a row. This success validates our innovation and confirms our role as the global leader in digital display mounting solutions. We know, gamers, as well as IT managers, will appreciate the flexibility, adjustability, and the portability of the Neo-Flex All-In One Stand.”
As a widely renowned consumer technology awards program that began in 1989, the prestigious Innovations Design and Engineering Awards recognize achievements in product design and engineering. Products entered in the competition are judged by a preeminent panel of independent industrial designers, engineers and members of the trade press to honor outstanding design and engineering in cutting-edge consumer electronics products. The Innovations entries are judged based on the following criteria:
Aesthetic and design qualities
The product’s intended use/function and user value
Unique/novel features that consumers would find attractive
Ergotron’s All-in-One Stand will be on displayed at the 2009 International CES Show, January 8–11, 2009, in Las Vegas, Nevada, booth #25941, South Hall 2 or at the Innovations Design and Engineering Showcase at the Sands Expo and Convention Center/The Venetian, booth #70621.
For more information about these products or to see Ergotron’s complete portfolio, visit www.ergotron.com or call 800.888.8458. To participate in the discussion regarding computing wellness, please visit http://blogs.ergotron.com or http://www.computingcomfort.org.
Founded in 1982 by VESA FDMI standard author and visionary Harry Sweere, Ergotron is a global manufacturer of digital display mounting and mobility products, headquartered in Saint Paul, Minnesota, with sales efforts in Amersfoort, the Netherlands, and Singapore. Ergotron’s products have been improving the human interface with digital displays for over 25 years. Our history of innovation and passion for differentiation is evidenced in over 35 patents and our growing portfolio of award winning products for computer monitors, notebooks, and large flat panel displays and T.V.s Ergotron products enhance computing wellness, improve workplace productivity and create business process efficiencies, wherever and whenever they’re used. Incorporating Ergotron’s Constant Force lift and pivot motion technology, wall and desk mount arms, stands, mobile carts, pivots and vertical lifts require less effort to achieve more ergonomic motion, improving the user’s experience when viewing any digital display for work or entertainment. For more information on Ergotron or our products, please visit Ergotron.com or call Ergotron sales at 800-888-8458.
The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) is the preeminent trade association promoting growth in the $148 billion U.S. consumer electronics industry. More than 2,200 companies enjoy the benefits of CEA membership, including legislative advocacy, market research, technical training and education, industry promotion and the fostering of business and strategic relationships. CEA also sponsors and manages the International CES—Where Entertainment, Technology and Business Converge. All profits from CES are reinvested into CEA’s industry services. Find CEA online at www.CE.org
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