​​​​​Daktronics Wins 11th Allied Member Achievement Award at IDEA

Customers win multiple GMAs in "Best of" categories

BROOKINGS, S.D. – July 30, 2014 – Daktronics (NASDAQ-DAKT) of Brookings, South Dakota, was the recipient of the Allied Member Achievement Award for the 11th time at this year's IDEA (Information Display and Entertainment Association) Conference in Dallas, Texas. The award honors a current Allied IDEA member organization for industry innovations and support of both IDEA and the large screen video and matrix display industries. 

"We're honored to be recognized with this award as innovators in the video display industry," said Vice President of Daktronics Services Sarah Rose. "It serves as confirmation that we're providing the industry with products and services that provide value to our customers and their fans. We look forward to helping our customers through our products and services to entertain fans."

During the awards portion of the conference, multiple Daktronics customers received Golden Matrix Awards (GMA) for their work with technology during their events. In a professional sports dominated landscape, the University of Georgia received a GMA for Best Tribute Video. Other winners include Orlando Magic for Best Overall Matrix/Fascia Display, Miami Marlins for Best Promotional Videos and Toronto Blue Jays for Best Interactive Feature.  ​

"Congratulations to all of our customers on their GMAs and recognition for excellence within the industry," said Mark Eisenstadt, Daktronics application engineer. "It's an honor to provide these customers with a platform for their creative uses and promotions. We look forward to seeing how our clients will continue to push the envelope of creative and technical utilizations of their systems."​