(function () { var s = document.createElement(‘script’); s.type = ‘text/javascript’; s.async = true; s.src = (‘https:’ == document.location.protocol ? ‘https://s’ : ‘http://i’) + ‘.po.st/static/v4/post-widget.js#publisherKey=epjos4ekslllnu572dhn’; var x = document.getElementsByTagName(‘script’)[0]; x.parentNode.insertBefore(s, x); })(); Notice that I wrote “world”—for, EISA, once a European organisation, has gone global, with members from Japan, Hong Kong, Australia—and the United States, where Stereophile is the only member of EISA’s Hi-Fi Expert group. (Stereophile’s partner publications, Shutterbug and Sound & Vision, are also EISA members—in the Photography and A/V categories, respectively.) This year’s awardees are the survivors of a rigorous process of company presentations and reviewer auditions by EISA reps over a long weekend in Antwerp, Belgium, last May; EISA hi-fi members—editors of high-end audio magazines from around the world—voted at another meeting in Slovenia in June. The winners—listed below—will receive their awards at the EISA Awards Gala at ...