Recognizing those leading the way in residential technology at this CEDIA Expo 2023


CEDIA Expo 2023 is here and with it comes the Best of Show award, presented leading brands within the industry; Residential Systems, TWICE and What Hi-Fi? This prestigious awards program gives your company the opportunity to stand apart amongst other residential technology brands, at one of the largest shows in the industry.

Best of Show Awards at CEDIA 2023 will be judged by a panel of industry experts and awarded by the publishers of Residential Systems, TWICE and What Hi-Fi? magazines. The nomination deadline is September 1st, 2023 - don’t miss out on this opportunity!

Nominate your product by clicking the button below, or read further to find out more details about the awards and why you should enter. 

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Why should you enter?

There are a whole host of benefits for entering the Best of Show Awards at CEDIA 2023. Below are just a few that you will receive, both as a nominee and as a winner:

  • Dedicated editorial coverage across participating brands. As a winning entry, you will receive promotional coverage across social media, websites, newsletters and magazines from the official award brands - Residential Systems, TWICE and What Hi-Fi?
  • Post-show award guide - for winners and nominees. Whether you are selected as a winner or not, you will be featured in a fully-designed post-show awards guide, which will be distributed to the thousands of readers of our award brands.
  • Winner marketing assets to further promote your success. You will receive an official award winner's badge, fully licensed to be used with your winning product both domestically and overseas at no additional cost in addition to a winners social assets.
  • Digital winner's certificate to display your win. You will also be provided a digital certificate for your victory, provided in both print-ready and high resolution digital formats, allowing your to display, use and promote it however you would like.


Frequently Asked Questions

The program recognizes outstanding products exhibited at the CEDIA Expo 2023, Winners are judged by a panel of industry experts and awarded by the publishers of Residential Systems, TWICE and What Hi-Fi? magazines based on descriptions provided by you via the nomination form as well as on judges’ inspection at the convention.

Any company that exhibits a product or solution on the exhibit floor of the CEDIA Expo 2023. Products need not be shipping but must be shown publicly and anticipated to ship within 12 months.

Thousands of new products are introduced at the CEDIA Expo each year. Help make yours stand out. Further, every product nominated, whether chosen for an award or not, will be featured in the special Best of Show program guide, to be distributed in digital edition form after the convention. Program guide coverage will be based on the image and description submitted with your entry.

Winners receive a certificate of recognition for display. Winners will be reported in a special Best of Show Awards Program Guide, to be distributed in digital edition form to readers of Residential Systems, TWICE and What HiFi? after the convention. Content will be taken directly from the entry form, please make sure the images and content is up to standard as its consumer facing.  Winners will also be announced through social channels, newsletters, through websites and in print publications from our award brands.

The deadline is September 1st, 2023. We reserve the right to consider late applicants as circumstances dictate. Please note that on-site nominations are not accepted.

You may submit a given product to multiple magazines, at $595 each. It costs $595 per product nominated, for consideration by your chosen Future US magazine. 

Just nominate the product for each by checking the appropriate box(es) on the product’s form; so for example, if Jones Smith Manufacturing wishes to nominate a new product for consideration by three magazines, the nomination price is $1,785 ($595 x 3). The entry form will guide you.

There is no limit to the number of products you may nominate. Each requires a nomination form and entry fee(s).

A panel of judges and editors, chosen in advance by the editors of our publications, will review nominations and choose the winners.


For all general enquiries, further details on the awards or any nomination eligibility questions, please contact:

Tia Scawthorn, Marketing Manager


For any enquiries regarding the award brands, editorial enquiries or further promotional opportunities, please contact:

Anthony Savona, VP Content Creation


For any enquiries regarding advertising inquires, please contact:

Adam Goldstein, Vp Market Expert (AV/Pro Audio/CE/Broadcast & Education)