July 23rd, 2009
Home Automation, Inc. (HAI), leading manufacturer of integrated security and home automation products since 1985, announced that they have been recognized by New Orleans CityBusiness with their second Innovator of the Year award in three years.
They will be featured in a future issue, and were noted as a company dedicated to keeping New Orleans a center for creativity. The award profiles innovative companies, educators, and nonprofit organizations in the local community.
HAI highlighted their new Smart Grid Solutions and the ground-breaking products and partnerships that have emerged. Additionally, HAI was recognized for their work with Brad Pitt’s Make it Right homes, providing ENERGY STAR HAI thermostats for every residence to improve energy efficiency.
HAI previously won this award in 2006 for their innovative products and ability to quickly recover post-Katrina.
“Although we’re a worldwide company, being recognized by the local business community is important to us,” explains HAI President, Jay McLellan. “We’re especially proud that we’ve been recognized for our innovative products in HAI’s newest sector, Smart Grid Solutions.”
New Orleans CityBusiness is the New Orleans metropolitan area’s oldest business newspaper. It provides in-depth weekly coverage of trends, developments, and transactions on industries and markets relevant to the New Orleans community.
HAI products are available through a worldwide network of Distributors and installing Dealers in over 80 countries. For more information on HAI, please visit www.homeauto.com or email email@example.com.
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, 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.