V.I.O. Inc., the leading innovator of hands-free video technology, is pleased to announce that the POV.1 has been named a finalist for the ISPO Winter 08 Brand New Awards in Munich, Germany.
The international competition pays tribute to innovation in the sporting goods industry, convening a jury every six months to test and rate the best among groundbreaking new products and brands. In its latest round of competition, the V.I.O. POV.1 was selected as one of 8 finalists in the hardware accessories division from a field of 261 companies from 26 countries.
â€œWe are excited to be recognized as a finalist in this year’s competition,â€ said David Ollila, President and Founder of V.I.O. Inc. â€œInnovation is a key objective in our business. It’s an honor to be named a finalist alongside some of the most innovative new companies in the world.â€
The POV.1, is a fully integrated, rugged point-of-view (POV) video system that’s waterproof, dustproof and shock-resistant. The system includes a small mountable camera head, microphone, built-in video recorder with LCD screen, wireless remote and PC software for managing and distributing video content.
V.I.O. cameras and integrated POV systems are wearable. They are manufactured to be lightweight and to withstand a variety of climate conditions. In addition, their design makes them simple to use. V.I.O. has established the benchmark for durability, video quality and adaptability to multiple uses.
Visit www.vio-pov.com to see the complete line of V.I.O. POV products and accessories.
About V.I.O. Inc.
Since its inception in 2000, V.I.O. Inc., has been the leading innovator in Point-of-View wearable video technology. The V.I.O. point-of-view system is unique in that it’s designed specifically to capture adventure and tactical video. V.I.O.’s customers include professional and amateur athletes in a wide variety of sports such as mountain biking, skiing, snowboarding, skydiving, motocross, snowmobiling, and auto racing. Other industries relying on V.I.O. video systems include the military, law enforcement, aviation, and movie and television production. For more information, visit www.vio-pov.com or call 1-888-579-2267.