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LG Electronics, Panasonic And Samsung Ultra HD Displays Complete Brand Lineup For RAND Luxury's NY Luxury Technology Show Premiere
A One-Of-A-Kind Luxury Technology Event to Showcase Best-In-Class In Electronics - includes Ultra HD Displays from LG Electronics, Panasonic, Prima Cinema, Samsung, Sim2, Sony and Vutec
|By PR Newswire
|February 20, 2014 06:52 PM EST
NEW YORK, Feb. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- RAND Luxury announces their sold-out brand lineup for The Luxury Technology Show with the addition of the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA)® and top brands including LG Electronics, Panasonic and Samsung. This unique, invitation only event will attract press / media analysts, retail executives along with affluent consumers interested in acquiring the world's finest technology innovations, on March 4th at The Metropolitan Pavilion in New York. Brand ambassadors from a wide variety of industries will be on site to showcase their latest technology. Product categories include but are not limited to: photography, Ultra HD TV, wearable technology, home & business automation, high-end personal audio, exquisite home appliances, smart watches and wellness & fitness devices.
"Our recent CEA study supports that seeing Ultra HD TV technology in-person is critical for consumers to appreciate its benefits, stated Jeff Joseph, CEA (senior vice president communications and strategic relationships). "Many say, seeing the technology in-store had a significantly positive impact on their opinions of Ultra HDTV, an impact that could not have been achieved through reading a description of the technology alone. We are excited to be part of this unique event to demonstrate just how incredibly immersive an experience Ultra HD televisions offer."
BRANDS & PRODUCTS TO BE SHOWCASED AND DEBUTED INCLUDE: Photography: HasselBlad Bron (Lunar and Stellar), SONY (digital camera, SLR camera, 4K camcorder)
Mobile Accessories: Puku (portable chargers), Dark Energy (portable power solutions), Opulus (mobile fashion)
Home: Honeywell (WiFi smart thermostat), Simplehuman (tools for efficient living), Moen (faucets), RSI Energy Group/ISPBC (self-powered building)
Audio: Audeze (high-end headphones), Avegant (Glyph), Astell & Kern (portable audio, in-ear monitors, home audio) Audio Doctor (retail/integrator), Krell (high-end audio/video), Libratone (soundbars), NYNE (audio products), Phiaton (headphones), SONY (personal stereo, high resolution audio), Stellé Audio Couture (portable speakers), Superhive (home theater), Velodyne (headphones/subwoofers), Waterfall Audio (glass loudspeaker), Wren Sound Systems (sound systems)
Video: Audio Doctor (retail/integrator), LG Electronics (Ultra HD TVs) Panasonic (Ultra HD TVs), Prima Cinema (cinema player), Sim2 (projector), Samsung (Ultra HD TVs), SONY (4k Ultra HD TVs), Superhive (home theater), Vutec (projection screens)
Heath & Wellness: Avita Artesian Alkaline Water (Water producer & distributor), Aura Breathalyzer (breathalyzer), Blendtec (blenders), Blueair (air purification), DBC City Bike Design (handmade bicycles), Peloton Cycle (exercise bikes), P3ProSwing (golf simulator), Zensorium (fitness monitor)
Home Automation: Audio Doctor (retail/integrator), Control4 (automation & controls), Creston (control & automation systems), Honeywell (controls, security) Prima Cinema (remote finger reader), SONY (electronics), Superhive (controls)
Business: iWallet (biometric locking wallet), MWE Lab, STIR (kinetic desk), Trov (personal cloud app), PIM (advanced printing & video technology)
Transportation: DBC City Bike Design (handmade bicycles), Jetson Bike (electronic bike), McLaren Automotive (luxury automobiles)
"Guests in attendance will be in for an evening to remember," states Bradford Rand, CEO of RAND Luxury. "The exciting highlights of The LTS include unveilings of the LG Electronics, Panasonic and Samsung Ultra HD TVs and Sony's 4K Ultra HD projector as well as a consumer 4K camcorder and the Glyph from Avegant, an audio video device with a retinal display. Also featured will be, premium lifestyle technology company, Stellé Audio Couture, showcasing their newly released DwellStudio Pillar Bluetooth speakers that feature beautiful metallic patterns, highlighted by the product's sleek, circular design. Wearable technology smart watch brands such Android and MetaWatch with its high-resolution display will be available for purchase. From an experiential view, the guests can test drive the MWE Lab's state-of-the-art computer work environment and practice their golf swing with P3ProSwing. Blendtec, one of most powerful blenders in the world, with its entertaining award winning promotions will be showing its latest Blendtec Designer 700."
Guests will also enjoy exquisite cuisine from Vai Restaurant, cocktails from Russell's Reserve and CAVODA Vodka and ultra premium ice cream prepared by executive Chef, Chris Leung of Cloud 10 Creamery. For those that appreciate rare, hand rolled cigars, Elite Mobile Cigars will be treating special guests to their collection. The official concierge company for The Luxury Technology Show is Quintessentially.
The Luxury Technology Show
March 4, 2014
The Metropolitan Pavilion
125 West 18th Street, NYC, NY
Press / Media / Industry Only: 3pm - 5pm
Guests / Clients: 5pm - 9pm (Press/Industry also welcome at this time)
RSVP to www.The LTS.com/attend
About RAND Luxury:
RAND Luxury, the producer of The Luxury Technology Show and The Luxury Review is an international event production company that caters to the world's finest luxury brands. Based in Manhattan, the RAND team is best known for their Invitation-Only events where it partners with fine automotive manufacturers to support the launch of their latest automobiles. RAND has produced unveiling showcases, evening of luxury events and elite brunch events for Lamborghini, Bugatti, Rolls-Royce, Aston Martin, Bentley & Maserati. Adjacent to these fine motorcars, RAND creates a luxury lifestyle experience by inviting complementary brands to showcase their products and services to the distinguished list of guests and media. The Luxury Review and Luxury Technology Show are press/media events that showcase a wide variety of products & services that cater to the affluent consumer. Details: www.TheLTS.com <http://www.TheLTS.com>
The next Luxury Technology Show will be on west coast and planned for October 15, 2014 at the Petersen Museum in Los Angeles. Brands interested in showcasing please contact: Alex Reiff, 212-655-4505 ext. 237, [email protected]
Media inquiries and invitation requests: Jim Noyd, Noyd Communications Inc., 310-374-8100, [email protected]
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