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Home Automation, Inc. (HAI), the leading manufacturer of integrated automation and security products since 1985, announced today that two HAI entertainment products have received recognition from CustomRetailer magazine and Residential Systems magazine, and that HAI’s Snap-Link Mobile for iPhone received an award from Security Products magazine.

CustomRetailer magazine acknowledged the new HAI Dock with a 2011 EXC!TE Award.   The HAI Dock turns your iPhone or iPod into a wireless music server for a distributed audio system by HAI, NuVo, Russound, Proficient, Speakercraft, and Xantech.   EXC!TE award winning products stand out for being innovative, high-performing, and solutions-oriented.

Residential Systems magazine recognized the Hi-Fi 2 distributed audio system as a Finalist for the 2011 RESI Award in the Integrated Product Family category.  HAI’s Hi-Fi 2 is a simple to install matrix distributed audio system that’s perfect for standalone use in residences and small commercial spaces.  It can also be fully integrated into a home control system.  The RESI Award honors the best products, based on their industrial design, from manufacturers exhibiting at CEDIA EXPO 2011.  Winners will be announced at an awards reception during CEDIA.

Security Products magazine recognized Snap-Link Mobile for iPhone with a 2011 New Product of the Year award.  Snap-Link Mobile is an application that allows homeowners to view and control all of the connected devices in the home.  Editorial content will follow in the December issue of Security Products magazine.

“HAI is delighted that our entertainment and remote access solutions continue to receive recognition from custom integrator magazines like CustomRetailer, Residential Systems, and Security Products”, explained HAI Associate Director of Marketing, Greg Rhoades.  “We look forward to showcasing our award-winning products in Booth 427 at CEDIA.”

About HAI (www.homeauto.com):  HAI (Home Automation, Inc.) is a privately held manufacturer of integrated automation and security products for residential and commercial use based in New Orleans, LA.  Incorporated in 1985, HAI has developed a full line of award-winning automation products, including home control systems, programmable communicating thermostats, smart light switches, Whole Home Audio systems, video surveillance equipment, access control products, Touchscreen interfaces, and software that allows access and control of an automation system over the Internet.  All products are sold through HAI’s worldwide network of Distribution Partners and installed by trained dealers in over 80 countries.