Voting Now Open

October 23, 2017

Voting for the 2017 Parnelli Awards is now open. Only current subscribers to Projection, Lights & Staging News and FRONT of HOUSE magazines get to vote. Voting will close on December 15th at 12:00 pm (PST).


Tony Levin to Host 2018 Parnelli Awards

October 13, 2017

The Parnelli Awards Board of Advisors announces that Grammy nominated composer and bassist extraordinaire Tony Levin will be the host for this year’s 18th Annual Parnelli Awards held at the Hilton Anaheim on Friday, January 26,


Parnelli Awards Nominations Now Open

September 28, 2017

The Parnelli Awards is now accepting nominations for the 2018 Parnelli Awards to be held in Anaheim on Friday, January 26, 2018. Anyone can go to the site and nominate live event professionals and companies who exemplify the best of the best in our industry. General nominations concludes on October 31, 8:00 a.m. PST, […]


NAMM Live! And Parnelli Awards Attract Vendors

August 9, 2017

ANAHEIM, CA – With a 200,000-square foot expansion, an enthusiastic emphasis on making sure all pro live event companies are welcome, and bringing the Parnelli Awards to their January show, there’s never been any doubt of NAMM’s commitment to our industry. Now, with the show still six months away, many forward-thinking companies are already climbing […]


Hyatt Regency Orange County Rooms Available to Parnelli Attendees

August 8, 2017

The Parnelli Awards has partnered with NAMM to offer a block of rooms at the Hyatt in Anaheim exclusively for those attending the Parnellis.


Nominations Underway for Parnelli Hometown Hero Awards!

August 4, 2017

Nominations are now underway for the PLSN and Front of House Hometown Hero Awards.


John Stadius to Receive Audio Innovator Honor

July 12, 2017

The Parnelli Board of Advisors has announced that pro audio pioneer and DiGiCo technical director John Stadius will receive the 2018 Parnelli Audio Innovator Award.


A Look Ahead to the 2018 Parnelli, “IT” and Hometown Hero Awards Nomination and Voting Time Frames

July 11, 2017

A heads up on when everything’s happening this year regarding Parnelli Awards nominations and voting dates.


Bobby Thrasher Named 2018 Parnelli Lifetime Achievement Honoree

July 3, 2017

The Parnelli board of advisors announced that Bobby “Boomer” Thrasher will be honored with the 2018 Parnelli Audio Lifetime Achievement Award.


Jonathan Smeeton Named 2018 Parnelli Visionary Lifetime Achievement Honoree

May 30, 2017

The Parnelli Board of Advisors has announced that concert visualist Jonathan Smeeton will receive the 2018 Parnelli Visionary Award.