The Live Design franchise honored people, projects, and products that exemplify the best in entertainment design and technology at an awards ceremony, sponsored by Elation Professional, at Upper Story by Charlie Palmer on Monday, June 13. Live Design awarded its annual Products of the Year, where panels of professional designers selected the best in new lighting, projection, and sound equipment. The Excellence In Live Design Awards recognize the best projects from January to December 2015 as voted by our online readers. Also recognized were some of the top artisans working today, as selected by the team at Live Design. Individual achievement award sponsors included ACT Lighting, ARRI Lighting, d3 Technologies, Electronic Theatre Controls, and Meyer Sound.