MIAMI and ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill., March 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Bang & Olufsen, the Danish provider of high quality audio and video products, will officially open its new showroom in South Florida on Thursday, March 24 with a dedicated press reception and grand opening customer event. The new Bang & Olufsen Gulfstream showroom is located in Hallandale Beach, Florida, in the Village of Gulfstream Park. Together with BVAC, Inc., a Miami-based integrations solutions provider, the new 1470 sq. ft. showroom will provide the complete Bang & Olufsen product portfolio in addition to personalized custom installation capabilities for both commercial and residential properties.
"Bang & Olufsen Gulfstream is currently our third store in Florida and it represents our strong and growing presence in the South Florida market," states Zean Nielsen, President of Bang & Olufsen America, Inc . "Over the past eighty-five years, Bang & Olufsen has become an icon of performance and design excellence, and I am confident the new Bang & Olufsen Gulfstream showroom will honor our long-standing tradition of providing the ultimate customer experience to local residents."
"With an amazing product portfolio, expert sales force, highly experienced custom installers, and beautiful new showroom location, we are eager to provide the Bang & Olufsen experience to music lovers, design enthusiasts, and South Florida residents and visitors," states Robert Melnick, Co-Owner of Bang & Olufsen Gulfstream.
The showroom will also present some new, highly acclaimed products launched this fiscal year. They include the BeoSound 8 – Bang & Olufsen's first *iPad/iPod/iPhone docking station - known for its superior sonic performance (covers low bass tones down to 38 Hz and higher frequencies 24,000 Hz), compact form and distinct design. It is also one of the few docking stations on the market that is directly compatible with the iPad, without having to use additional wires or adapters. Also new this year, is the BeoVision 10 LED television family, now available in 32, 40 and 46-inch versions. The BeoVision 10 portfolio is unique as it features the latest LED and picture improvement technologies, a double-sided anti-reflective coated contrast screen, five unique placement options, an active two-way loudspeaker system, and frameless design resulting in optimal picture and sound performance with a floating glass appearance.
A dedicated media reception and grand opening customer event will be held on Thursday, March 24, 2011 – (2:30 pm for media and 7:00 pm for customers). Attendees can experience the new Advanced Sound System (2nd Generation) for the Audi A8 and never before seen A7. The newly opened Hotel Beaux Arts Miami will also be offering a chance to win a one-night stay (where all dedicated hotel rooms have been outfitted with custom Bang & Olufsen audio and video products).
*iPod, iPhone and iPad are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries
Bang & Olufsen was founded in Struer, Denmark, in 1925 by Peter Bang and Svend Olufsen, two innovative, young engineers devoted to high quality audio reproduction. Since then, the brand has become an icon of performance and design excellence through its long-standing craftsmanship tradition and the strongest possible commitment to high-tech research and development.
Still at the forefront of domestic technology, Bang & Olufsen has extended its comprehensive experience with integrated audio and video solutions for the home to other areas such as the hospitality and automotive industries in recent years. Consequently, its current product range epitomizes seamless media experiences in the home as well as in the car and on the move.
For more information on Bang & Olufsen, please visit www.bang-olufsen.com.
SOURCE Bang & Olufsen