Niles Audio, The First Name In Custom Installation®, announced that Crutchfield Corp., one of the nation’s first integrated marketers of consumer electronics products, has been named the Niles 2010 Internet Retailer of the Year.
Crutchfield earned the prestigious award based on the company’s easy to use website, its responsive and quality customer support initiatives, and providing support on many different platforms. Crutchfield offers support and educational assistance through the use of blogs, community forums, and a number of social media platforms like YouTube, Twitter and Facebook.
“Crutchfield strongly upholds one of Niles’ dearest values –customer service,” said Niles President Mike Detmer. “Because they offer the best in customer service and support we feel they should be recognized as one of our most trusted partners.”
Since its inception in 1974, Crutchfield is no stranger to awards: Bizrate.com has awarded its Platinum Circle of Excellence Award for each of the past 11 years, Forbes considers Crutchfield to be the Best of the Web, and Crutchfield founder, Bill Crutchfield himself was named into the CEA Hall of Fame in 2007.
About Niles Audio
California-based Niles Audio is a 33-year-old company recognized as The First Name in Custom Installation®. The company is a leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of audio/video custom installation products and accessories and is guided by its vision to be the world’s leading provider of products and services that enable professional custom installers to design and install systems that delight their customers. To that end, Niles pursues a mission to provide solutions for end users which enable simple and easy access to home entertainment and that integrate seamlessly with other low voltage subsystems like lighting, internet, security and HVAC in residential and light commercial environments. Niles conducts its business with a promise to treat its customers, employees, suppliers and stakeholders with fairness and respect and to foster teamwork, innovation and a commitment to be the best in everything it does. Additional information may be obtained by visiting www.nilesaudio.com.
About The AVC Group, LLC
Headquartered in Carlsbad, California, The AVC Group, LLC is a portfolio of pre-eminent manufacturers and marketers of state-of-the-art consumer and commercial audio, video, and control system solutions. The AVC Group is comprised of the following industry leading brands: NILES® Audio (www.nilesaudio.com), ELAN® Home Systems (www.elanhomesystems.com), Xantech® (www.xantech.com), ATON® (www.atonhome.com), and Sunfire® (www.sunfire.com). The AVC Group, LLC is a subsidiary of Nortek, Inc.’s (www.nortek-inc.com) Home Technology Group.
Mike “Sparky” Detmer, President
Ph: 800-289-4434, ext. 197
Scott Moody, Director of Public Relations