The Mircom Group of Companies™ Nominated for Prestigious Edison Award™ for Its Innovative Open Graphic Navigator™ Cutting-edge software is a top contender in the Smart Systems category for 2013

VAUGHAN, Ontario, Feb. 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mircom Group of Companies™ has been nominated for a 2013 Edison Award™, in the grouping of Smart Systems for its innovative Open Graphic Navigator™ used in Building Systems. Winners will be announced at the Awards Dinner and Gala in Chicago, IL on April 25, 2013.

"We are proud of our Open Graphic Navigator and honoured to have it recognized by the Edison Awards," said Mark Falbo, president, The Mircom Group of Companies. "Open GN is making facilities' monitoring and management much more efficient, saving lives and protecting property."

The Edison Awards honour innovators. The Awards are named after Thomas Edison reflecting his creativity and ingenuity. The Edison Awards are among the most prestigious accolades that can be bestowed to organizations with creative innovations. Nominees represent "game-changing" products and services in the marketplace. Mircom's Open GN embodies this ideal.

"Being nominated as an innovator by the Edison Awards is a great success for Open GN because we believe it to be a real innovation in the life safety industry," said Jason Falbo, Mircom's vice-president of engineering. "An unprecedented user interface, facility monitoring and instant alert notifications are among the many capabilities that make Open GN the future of life safety and security." 

Open GN is nominated as a Smart System. The software provides a PC based monitoring solution. Using real time monitoring and event reporting, Open GN reduces time for emergency response staff to be prompted to emergency situations. Open GN has multiple facility monitoring and easy graphic configurations with automated data imports. It can be uniquely customized to define floor plans and device symbols as well as real time notification to virtually any location. For more information on Open GN and The Mircom Group of Companies visit us at

About The Mircom Group of Companies™

The Mircom Group of Companies™ is North America's largest independent designer, manufacturer and distributor of advanced Fire Detection & Alarm, Voice Evacuation & Communication Systems, and Controlled Access & Security solutions, serving the global marketplace for over 20 years.  Contact us at 888.660.4655 or online at

Diana Buccella
Mircom Group of Companies

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