Lantronix Honored as Silver Stevie Award Winner in 2012 American Business Awards
Company Lands Two Marketing Awards for Launch of xPrintServer – Network Edition
Irvine, Calif. – June 22, 2012 – Lantronix, Inc. (Nasdaq: LTRX), a leading global provider of smart M2M connectivity solutions, was honored with two Silver Stevie® Awards in the marketing category for the launch of its award-winning, patent-pending xPrintServer™ – Network Edition. Lantronix received awards for the Best B2B Marketing Campaign of the Year and the Best Small-Budget Marketing Campaign of the Year (< $3 million).
Now in its 10th year, The American Business AwardsSM is the nation’s premier business awards program. Nicknamed the Stevies for the Greek word for “crowned,” the trophies were presented to honorees during a gala banquet on June 18, 2012 at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in New York. More than 500 nominees and their guests attended. The presentations were broadcast live by the Business TalkRadio Network.
For the first time, the American Business Awards will be presented at two awards events: the June 18 traditional banquet in New York, and at a new tech awards event on Sept. 17 in San Francisco. The xPrintServer – Network Edition is a finalist for the best new hardware product at the September event.
“With more than 3,000 nominations received for the Stevie Awards, we are thrilled to have been honored with not one but two awards for the launch of our xPrintServer – Network Edition,” said Kurt Busch, president and CEO of Lantronix. “More than simply a reflection of the quality of our product, these awards also pay tribute to our extraordinary team of marketing professionals who work diligently to make our product launches a success.”
xPrintServer: Open it. Plug it in. Print!
The xPrintServer, roughly the size of an iPhone, is an easy-to-use hardware solution that utilizes the iOS native print menu and requires no additional applications, software downloads, or printer driver installations. With automatic printer discovery and no configuration, printing is easy and hassle-free. Simply open the box, plug in the xPrintServer, and print wirelessly from any iOS device running iOS version 4.2 or later, to virtually any USB or network-connected printer. The xPrintServer – Network Edition is available for order now at www.Lantronix.com for $149.95, and is also available on Amazon, Best Buy Online, Buy.com, and additional leading e-tail sites. The newly-announced xPrintServer – Home Edition is available for pre-order now at www.Lantronix.com for $99.95.
Details about The American Business Awards and the lists of Stevie Award winners who were announced on June 18 are available at www.stevieawards.com/aba.
About the Stevie Awards
Stevie Awards are conferred in four programs: The American Business Awards, The International Business Awards, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business, and the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service. Honoring organizations of all types and sizes and the people behind them, the Stevies recognize outstanding performances in the workplace worldwide. Learn more about The Stevie Awards at www.stevieawards.com.
Lantronix, Inc. (NASDAQ: LTRX) is a global leader of secure M2M communication technologies that simplify access and communication with and between virtually any electronic device. Our smart M2M connectivity solutions enable sharing data between devices and applications to empower businesses to make better decisions based on real-time information, and gain a competitive advantage by generating new revenue streams, improving productivity and increasing efficiency and profitability. Easy to integrate and deploy, Lantronix products remotely and securely connect electronic equipment via networks and the Internet. Founded in 1989, Lantronix serves some of the largest medical, security, industrial and building automation, transportation, retail/POS, financial, government, consumer electronics/appliances, IT/data center and pro-AV/signage entities in the world. The company’s headquarters are located in Irvine, Calif. For more information, visit www.lantronix.com.
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