DEG News

CEDIA 2017 will feature a special presentation from a group of experts who are driving exciting advances in digital music delivery. The Stream the Studio™ keynote session, sponsored by DEG, will be held on Thursday, September 7 at 12:00 p.m. in Ballroom 20A at the San Diego Convention Center. The session will feature Ty Roberts of Universal Music Group, Mike Jbara of MQA...

LOS ANGELES (June 14, 2017): DEG: The Digital Entertainment Group is pleased to announce it will present its first "Hedy Lamarr Award for Innovation in Entertainment Technology” to Academy Award winning actor and advocate Geena Davis, Founder and Chair of the Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media.  DEG created the Innovation Award to recognize female executives in the fields...

NEW YORK (April 23, 2017): DEG: The Digital Entertainment Group is pleased to announce four finalists for its first "Hedy Lamarr Award for Innovation in Entertainment Technology,” which recognizes female executives in the fields of entertainment and technology who have made a significant contribution to the industry. Finalists for the inaugural Hedy Lamarr Award are Geena Davis, Founder and Chair,...

Astell&Kern, Bluesound, MQA, Pioneer Onkyo USA and Qobuz to participate in a variety of consumer and trade activities LOS ANGELES (March 30, 2017) – As part of its ongoing efforts to support the launch of Hi-Res Audio (HRA), DEG: The Digital Entertainment Group (DEG) announced that five leading audio companies joined the association and will participate on its HRA Committee. In addition to having sponsored...

Association Welcomes Broad Green Pictures, Ericsson, FandangoNOW, The Great Courses, and Premiere Digital LOS ANGELES (March 23, 2017) – Home entertainment’s leading trade association, DEG: The Digital Entertainment Group (DEG) announced today the addition of five new member companies: Broad Green Pictures, Ericsson, FandangoNOW, The Great Courses, and Premiere Digital. “The DEG welcomes its five new member companies, all of whom represent...

Committee to Provide Cohesive Voice for the Home Entertainment Industry Acrss All Digital and Physical Platforms LOS ANGELES (Feb. 9, 2017) – DEG: The Digital Entertainment Group today announced its incoming Communications Committee for the coming term.  Representing digital and physical platforms within the home entertainment ecosystem, the Communications Committee will develop strategies that align with the priorities of the home...

“Stream the Studio" Awareness Campaign Also Announced LAS VEGAS (January 5, 2017) – DEG: The Digital Entertainment Group, in cooperation with the major music companies and representatives of a number of leading organizations, announced today at CES plans to support the expansion of the current Hi-Res Audio download market into studio quality Hi-Res Audio streaming. During today’s announcement, representatives from Rhapsody,...

Launches Best Digital Product or Service Award LAS VEGAS (Jan. 5, 2017) – During the Consumer Electronics Show (CES), DEG: The Digital Entertainment Group celebrated its 20th anniversary at its annual reception and awarded top honors for digital entertainment products. The DEG Emiel N. Petrone Innovation Awards In memory of the DEG’s founding Chairman Emiel N. Petrone, the DEG has four awards to...

Demonstrations feature a variety of Studio Quality Recordings LOS ANGELES (December 8, 2016) – Working in cooperation with The Recording Academy® Producers & Engineers Wing®, DEG: The Digital Entertainment Group today announced the complete roster of award-winning producers and engineers who will be participating in the Hi-Res Audio Pavilion at CES. The Pavilion, which is located in the Central Hall (booth#14546) of...

LOS ANGELES (November 10, 2016) – DEG:  The Digital Entertainment Group is pleased to announce the inauguration of two annual awards:  the "Hedy Lamarr Award for Innovation in Entertainment Technology,” which recognizes female executives in the fields of entertainment and technology who have made a significant contribution to the industry; and the "Hedy Lamarr Achievement Award for Emerging Leaders in...

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