TAMPA, Fla., March 20, 2017 – Consumer Electronics brand Manhattan was named winner of the Diamond Award for Peripherals and Accessories at the DISTREE EMEA 2017 event in Monaco. Attending channel partners and distributors cast their ballots online at the end of the three-day show that ran from February 21st to the 24th.
"DISTREE EMEA featured 120-plus brands with innovative products and go-to-market strategies that appealed to participating channel partners," said Liam McSherry, Marketing Director for DISTREE Events. "The DISTREE Diamond Awards enable distributors to reward the brands that impressed them most at this year’s show."
Judges from the regional, invitation-only event evaluated brands according to additional criteria such as product portfolio, product roadmap, channel programme, business potential, meeting quality and overall interaction at the event. Marissa Colwell, VP of Marketing and Product Development at IC Intracom, parent company of Manhattan, said, "We are delighted that our efforts to bring consumers the best connectivity products have been acknowledged at DISTREE EMEA. It tells us we're on the right track and encourages us to keep pushing forward with new and even better ones."
Colwell anticipates even greater success in the future with additional connectivity solutions the company is developing. "We have received a lot of positive feedback about the quality of these products and how easy they are to use."
About DISTREE Events
DISTREE Events specializes in the planning, organization, staging and management of ICT & CE channel events. DISTREE Events is a Paris−based company owned by Infopro Digital. The team at DISTREE Events has successfully organized such events for more than a decade, gathering more than 10,000 senior executives from 160 countries during that time. DISTREE Events spans the entire EMEA region, Asia-Pacific and Latin America with employees based in Paris, Dubai, Moscow, London and Singapore. For more information, visit www.distree.comor follow us on Twitter @DISTREE_Events.
Manhattan manufactures consumer electronics accessories that make life easier and help users get the most from the devices they use every day. Manhattan has developed and introduced exciting connectivity products – among them, HDMI cables & adapters and display mount solutions – that offer extraordinary value and industry-leading warranties. This product mix offers solutions to people of all ages and levels of tech savviness to suit their budget and lifestyle. The Manhattan website, its packaging, user manuals and marketing materials are created to simplify and enrich the experience of the user. To learn more, visit www.manhattanproducts.com.