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LONDON, UK (MAY, 2010)– RealView Innovations has been awarded overall“Best in Show at this year’s Retail Vision Europe, a major accomplishment for a company that is a new player in the world of optical technology and home entertainment. RealView’s patented Depth-Enhancing Technology was on display at the annual retailer event in London in the form of several new products including the V-Screen for Sony® PSP™, the Deep Screen for large displays and monitors as well as accessories for iPone™ and iTouch™. This marks the first time this award has been given to an Irish company.
RealView launched the V-Screen for PSP earlier this year at CES, receiving a tremendous amount of critical praise. RealView’s technology was referred to as one of the“Hottest Gadgets” by numerous media outlets including the Washington Post, CBS News and ABC News.
Retail Vision Europe ( http://www.retailvisioneurope.com) is an internationally recognized trade event for major retailers and distributors as well as for vendors seeking to distribute their product throughout Europe. Retail Vision brings together Europe’s best and brightest retailers of consumer electronics and consumer I.T. The winner of the“Best in Show” award is based on a vote taken by all show participants including major retailers and vendors from around the world. In announcing the award, Nick Cabrera, Managing Director of Vision Events, declared that RealView’s products“captured the imagination” and subsequently stated that RealView had won the award by a large margin. And earlier in the day, Bob Snyder, Editor in Chief of the‘Distribution Channel’ noted that RealView’s technology is“a significant development in the 3D television industry.”
RealView’s Executive Director, Eamonn Ansbro, is thrilled that his young company is already receiving so much global recognition.“We are very honored and excited to receive the Best in Show award this year,” he stated.“Our team has developed a new technology that offers a deeper visual experience, versatility across a range of personal entertainment mediums, and affordability for the mass market. This award from Retail Vision expresses a strong vote of confidence in our company, our technology, and its commercial potential.”
In addition to global media coverage, the results of the Retail Vision Awards will be featured on digital banners in Time Square, NY and Las Vegas, NV this week.
About RealView Innovations, Ltd.
Founded in 2001, RealView Innovations Ltd. is a privately-owned research&development company based in Ireland. RVI’s management team has specialized in high-volume optical production, thin-film technology, advanced industrial and military optics, and scientific instrumentation. Presently, RVI’s focus is on applications in the personal entertainment and video game markets. Its technology will also be integrated into other areas including mobile phones, televisions, arcade games, ATMs, and flight simulators. Since 2009, RealView Innovations Ltd. is a wholly-owned subsidiary of RealView Manufacturing Ltd. For company info: www.realview.ie
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