The manager of HEADFONIA magazine, Lieven Vranken wrote the following e-mail to the managing director and developer of Lake People Fried Reim shortly after the announcement:
Congratulations! You have won one of our renowned "Headfonia 2019 Best of Year awards"! The winner is the Niimbus US4+ in the "Best amplifier - solid state" category. Let us know if you have any questions or suggestions for 2020, and I wish you a merry Christmas and a happy New Year!