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Three Actiontec Products Named as Finalists in 2011 American Business Awards

9th annual Stevie® Awards will be presented on June 20 in New York City

Sunnyvale, Calif. – May 17, 2011 – Actiontec Electronics announced today that three of its products have been named Finalists in the 2011 American Business Awards (“The Stevies”). The honored products are: 4G LTE Integrated Router, VDSL Bonded Router, and MyWirelessTV.
The American Business Awards are the nation’s premier business awards program. More than 2,800 nominations from organizations of all sizes and in virtually every industry were submitted this year for consideration in more than 40 categories.

This year’s Stevie Award winners will be announced during the annual gala on Monday, June 20 at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in New York City. More than six-hundred executives from across the U.S.A. are expected to attend. The event will benefit Camfed (camfed.org), which fights poverty and HIV/AIDS in Africa by educating girls and empowering women to become leaders of change. The ceremonies will be broadcast on radio nationwide by the Business TalkRadio Network.

Actiontec’s 4G LTE Integrated Router, which was named a Finalist in the “New Product or Service of the Year-Telecommunications” category, lets consumers enjoy blazing fast broadband speeds over a wireless 4G connection. Also named in the Telecommunications category is Actiontec’s V2000H VDSL Bonded Router, an ultra-fast VDSL2 Bonded Modem Router that enables carriers to deploy ultra-broadband service via ANY access architecture.

MyWirelessTV was honored in the “New Product or Service of the Year-Media & Entertainment” category. This breakthrough device lets consumers stream 1080p60 Blu-ray quality HD video over a standard WiFi network.

Actiontec’s online publication, CrossTalk, was also named a finalist in the “Communications or PR Campaign of the Year, Marketing, Business-to-Business” category. CrossTalk (www.actiontec.com/crosstalk) is a free online resource designed for telecom providers and the broadband industry as a whole. Updated daily, the site aggregates the latest news, market research, analyst updates, events, and more to help providers better understand the changing broadband landscape. 

”We’re honored that multiple Actiontec products were named to this prestigious group. It’s a great testament to the hard work and dedication of our entire team, and it further confirms our company’s leadership role in driving the next-generation digital home forward,” said Brian Henrichs, chief business development officer at Actiontec Electronics. 

Finalists were chosen by business professionals nationwide during preliminary judging in April and May. Stevie Award winners will be selected from among the Finalists in each category next week by members of 10 specialized final judging committees.  More than 150 executives will have participated in judging this year.

Details about The American Business Awards and the list of Finalists in all categories are available at www.stevieawards.com/aba.

About Actiontec Electronics
Actiontec Electronics develops broadband-powered solutions that connect people to the Internet, applications, and content they care about. Our products – including gigabit Ethernet fiber routers, high speed VDSL gateways, DSL modems, and home networking solutions – are deployed by some of the largest telecom carriers in North America. We listen to our customers, delivering future-proof solutions that help them stay competitive today and tomorrow, with faster access rates, advanced performance, and exciting applications. Our innovation has been recognized throughout the industry, with numerous awards. As a minority owned company, we’re committed to the world we live in by promoting diversity among our employees and partners, and actively pushing a variety of green programs designed to reduce the carbon footprint of our company, and customers. Founded in 1993, Actiontec is headquartered in Sunnyvale, CA, and maintains branch offices in Colorado Springs, CO; Shanghai, China; and Taipei, Taiwan.

For more information, call 408-752-7700 or visit https://www.actiontec.com.

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.

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