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Harman (www.harmanpro.com) designs, manufactures and markets a wide range of audio and infotainment solutions for the automotive, consumer and professional markets - supported by 15 leading brands, including AKG,Harman Kardon, Infinity, JBL, Lexicon and Mark Levinson. The Company is admired by audiophiles across multiple generations and supports leading professional entertainers and the venues where they perform.


The National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM) is the not-for-profit association with a mission to strengthen the $17 billion music products industry amd promote the pleasures and benefits of making music. NAMM's activities and programs are designed to promote music making topeople of all ages. NAMM is comprised of approximately 9,000 Member companies located in more than 87 countries.

Contact: 800-767-NAMM or 760-438-8001 • info@namm.org

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Les was an innovator, inventor and creator of legendary music. Like the TEC Awards, Les’s life was an example of innovation and excellence. The Les Paul Foundation (LPF) wascreated by Les and continues his legacy. Funding for music programs and scholarships is the centerpiece of the LPF’s mission. The Foundation has teamed up with the Grammy Foundation, Wisconsin School Music Association, Soulsville Foundation (Memphis) and many others.The Foundation also supports Les Paul exhibits and events throughout the US.

For more information go to www.lespaulfoundation.org




Shure Incorporated is acknowledged as the world's leading manufacturer of microphones and audio electronics. Shure’s diverse product line includes world-class wired microphones, wireless microphones and in-ear personal monitor systems, headphones for performers, presenters and recordists, award-winning earphones and headsets for use with MP3 players and smart phones, and top-rated phonograph cartridges for professional DJs. Today, Shure products are the first choice whenever audio performance is a top priority.

Shure Incorporated
5800 West Touhy Avenue • Niles, IL 60714-4608
Tel: (847) 600-2000 • Fax: (847) 600-1212
Toll Free (U.S. only) (800) 25-SHURE (800-257-4873)



Since the early 70’s, MIDAS mixing consoles have been the choice for prestigious installations, major touring artistes, theatres and concert venues the world over, including high-profile international events where compromise is not an option.

Founded in 1989, BEHRINGER revolutionized the music and audio manufacturing industry by offering professional equipment at consumer pricing, defining a new "Prosumer” market. With the X32 digital mixer introduced in 2012, BEHRINGER developed again a game-changing product.

MUSIC Group Services US Inc.
Tel: +1 425 939 3218 • Email: MARKProjGLOB@music-group.comwww.music-group.com


Founded in 1947, Hal Leonard Corporation is the world's largest music print publisher as well as the world's largest educational music publisher, producing songbooks, sheet music, educational publications, reference books, DVDs, CD-ROMs, children's music products and more.
Additionally, Hal Leonard has grown to become the largest distributor of music-related technology products in North America, offering many popular software, hardware, and accessory lines.
Hal Leonard is headquartered in Milwaukee, WI and also has domestic offices in Winona, MN; New York; and Nashville; and offices abroad in Australia, Belgium, China, France, Germany, Holland, Italy, Switzerland and the United Kingdom.


Professionals across the audio industry are using Sony Electronics’ full line of professional audio technologies to get the right sound -- whether it’s a studio mixing session using Sony headphones, or recording sound in the field with a Sony hand-held recorder or mic’ing an artist with Sony wireless systems for a high-profile tour.

 For more information, visit www.sony.com/proaudio.


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