CEDIA Awards 2009
The winners of the 2009 CEDIA custom installation awards were announced last night at The Brewery in London

The winners of the CEDIA (Custom Electronic Design and Installation Association) Awards 2009, sponsored by Dymo, Dynalite and Sky News, were announced at The Brewery in London last night.

Sky News presenter Martin Stanford handed out the trophies, which went to, among others, Grahams Hi-Fi for its London penthouse and Synergy Technologies from Pakistan which won the Best Home Cinema Installation over £100,000 for the Saleem Residence.

Robert Hallam, chairman of CEDIA Region 1, says: "We were thrilled by the quantity and quality of the entries received this year and it's great to see so many from outside the UK not only entering the awards, but winning them as well."

The full list of winners, highly commended entries and finalists is:Best home cinema installation under £40,000

Winner:         Finite Solutions, Hidden CinemaFinalists:       The Big Picture, The Ivy Cottage                    The Big Picture, Beacon Road Cinema                    Prestige Audio, Reigate Cinema

More after the break

Best home cinema installation from £40,000 - £100,000

Winner:        Sound Decisions Consultancy & Services, Chatwal ResidenceFinalists:      Dark Side of the Room, Chalon                   Finite Solutions, McLaren Cinema

Best home cinema installation over £100,000

Winner:        Synergy Technologies, Saleem ResidenceFinalists:      Audio Video Design, Tradate                   Projecting & Sounding ART, Aegean Sunset

Best integrated home under £100,000

Winner:        Grahams Hi-Fi, London PenthouseHighly commended:    Prestige Audio, Swiss Chalet Finalists:        ISIS Integrated Systems, Gledhow                     Olive, Park Mews

Best integrated home from £100,000 - £250,000

Winner:        MR Domotica, Passion for Home Automation  Highly commended:    Finite Solutions, UffuziFinalists:        Finite Solutions, Showhouse                     Smartbusiness, Madrid Smart House

Best integrated home over £250,000

Winner:         Censys Residential Control, LandhuisHighly commended:    Synergy Technologies, Saleem ResidenceFinalist:            Creative Home Cinema, Kent Family Home

Best dressed installation

Winner:        Imagine This, Forest DriveFinalist:        ANT (Advanced New Technologies), Courchevel

Best marine installation

Winner:        Icon Connect, Lazy MeFinalist:        Dawsons, JackLo

Best multi dwelling

Winner:        SmartComm, ChartersFinalists:       Hometech Integration, Altitude 25