In 2017, Bose—also a 2016 finalist—is the winner of Audio System of the Year.
Specifically, Mr. Pelliccio discussed introducing new features and unconventional solutions to solving problems. He addressed specific Bose technologies such as Active Sound Management that can add value by helping car makers improve sound characteristics, vehicle dynamics and fuel efficiency. He also spoke about non-entertainment features including Bose Aware signal steering which can add a new dimension to driver awareness with precise placement of vehicle sound signals and warnings.
Bose Corporation recently combined our Automotive, Consumer Electronics and Professional groups into a new, expanded Shanghai office to enhance operations, collaboration and efficiency.
To accommodate our growing business in Japan, Bose Corporation recently combined our Automotive and Consumer Electronics groups into a new, expanded Tokyo office facility.
Bose is the most "influential" audio brand among all countries surveyed, excluding China, with Sony coming in at number two.
General Motors of Mexico recently recognized Bose with the Mexican Supplier Quality Excellence Award. The award honors suppliers for outstanding performance in quality. This is the fifth consecutive year Bose has been recognized.