UE PREMIER Recognized As A Finalist For The TEC Awards

Ultimate Ears Pro has been announced as a finalist for the 39th Annual NAMM Technical Excellence & Creativity (TEC) Awards in the category of Outstanding Technical Achievement. Presented at The NAMM Show, The NAMM TEC Awards are bestowed annually in celebration of the pro audio community by recognizing the individuals, companies, and technical innovations behind today’s sound recordings, live performances, films, television, video games, and other media.  

“We are truly honored to have our product, UE PREMIER, recognized as a finalist for the TEC Awards. This distinction reflects the hard work and innovative spirit of our team at Ultimate Ears Pro,” said Philippe Depallens, VP & General Manager, Ultimate Ears Pro. “Being nominated in such a respected category is not only an acknowledgment of our technical achievements but also a nod to our dedication to continually pushing the boundaries in the Pro Audio industry. We are excited about what lies ahead and remain committed to furthering innovation and technological development in our field.”  

The announcement follows a four-month call for entries of standout technical products and projects that have made a significant impact on modern sound and music. A panel of respected industry voters from pro audio publications, as well as members of professional music, technical, and creative organizations, along with select NAMM members, carefully evaluated each entry before selecting UE PREMIER as a finalist.   

All finalists will be celebrated at The 2024 NAMM Show at the TEC Awards, a special, communal reception designed to gather the crossroads of the industry to applaud the achievements of the researchers and developers, product designers, marketers, and innovators behind the innovations. The event will be held on the campus of the Anaheim Convention Center on the evening of Saturday, January 27. Learn more about the TEC Awards at 

UE PREMIER was named to TIME’s Best Inventions of 2023It is available now at in the USA and internationally through Ultimate Ears Pro’s dealer distribution network for $2,999.


Ultimate Ears Pro, a brand of Logitech International, transforms the way audio consumers experience sound. Ultimate Ears Pro revolutionized the way artists perform music on stage with the creation of its custom fit professional in-ear monitors  in 1995. Founded in 1981, Logitech International is a Swiss public company listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange (LOGN) and on the Nasdaq Global Select Market (LOGI). For more information, please visit 


Presented annually by NAMM during The NAMM Show, The NAMM TEC Awards recognize the individuals, companies, and technical innovations behind the sound of recordings, live performances, films, television, video games, and other media in Technical and Creative Achievement Categories. The Innovation Award is given at the event in tribute to musical artists and others whose work has exemplified the creative application of audio technology. Through its Hall of Fame, The TEC Awards also honors the pioneers of audio technology and the music industry’s most accomplished producers and audio technicians. The NAMM Foundation’s TECnology Hall of Fame celebrates innovations and groundbreaking technical achievements of the past. For more information, visit or follow TEC on Instagram and YouTube. For photos from last year’s event, visit   

About NAMM 

The National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM) is a not-for-profit association with a mission to strengthen the $17 billion music products industry. NAMM is comprised of approximately 15,000 member companies and professional members located in 104 countries and regions. NAMM events and members fund The NAMM Foundation‘s efforts to promote the pleasures and benefits of music and advance active participation in music-making across the lifespan. For more information about NAMM, please visit or follow the organization on Facebook, Instagram, TikTok, YouTube and LinkedIn. 

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