ComQi Wins Top Honors at the Digital Screenmedia Association Industry Excellence Awards 2012
Stu Armstrong, Managing Director of ComQi North America, said, "On behalf of our valued customers Restaurant Associates and CTM Media Group, we are honored for these projects to be recognized as best in the industry. In every project we do at ComQi, we strive to deliver engagement through expertly delivered deployments and innovation. Both of these projects are a shining example of these efforts"
The DSA Industry Excellence Awards, which honors the best digital signage, mobile and self-service technology deployments across all vertical market segments, delivered the Best Hospitality Deployment award to CTM Media Group's Ettractions ExploreBoard using ComQi's Engage Content Management System.
CTM Media Group and ComQi developed this customized touch screen solution by combining ComQi's EnGage Content Management System with a custom Flash application and the ettractions.com content library to provide an intuitive and easy to use user interface to allow travelers to gain information on local points of interest, dining, and shopping.
Restaurant Associates and ComQi received a second DSA Industry Excellence Award for Best Food Service Deployment for their project with The American Museum of Natural History in New York City. The solution deployed, designed by ComQi, comprises of a custom-built media wall featuring two arrays of three synchronized screens so that content is displayed across all three screens. It is driven by ComQi media player and it is using ComQi's EnGage On Site Manager (OSM), which is a browser-based application that enables users to update a template, or upload pictures or a video with an interface designed as a Web 2.0 application, with all the simplicity of drag and drop.
ComQi is a global leader providing a powerful multi-channel message management platform that controls a network's content and infrastructure, closing the loop between digital signage, mobile, web and social media within a venue. ComQi won numerous awards including the AV Technology Award for the Best Digital Signage Product in 2011. It has been voted as the number one global digital signage provider for three years in a row by DailyDOOH and a Tier One player by Frost & Sullivan for the second year in a row.
Created through the merger of Minicom Digital Signage and EnQii, ComQi's mission is to deliver an end-to-end solution that is tailored to engage consumers by optimizing communications and marketing strategies that provide the best ROI. By putting the consumer at the center of the experience, ComQi enables Connected Experiences through a single platform that offers media distribution, network and content management, interactive experiences and impact measurement. ComQi offers all these solutions directly or by partnering with systems integrators, distributors and marketing agencies. ComQi's hundreds of customers include leading brands around the world, such as Care Media, Compass Group and Six Flags (in the US), McDonald's and The Premier League (in the UK), CinemaxX (in Germany), Toys 'R' Us (in China) and Carrefour and Credit Lyonnais (in France). With over 12 years of expertise and an installed base of more than 400,000 displays worldwide, ComQi is a global company headquartered in New York with offices in Jerusalem, Toronto, London, Zurich, Paris, Hong Kong Shanghai and a representative office in India.