Newport, Isle of Wight, UK (PRWEB) March 10, 2008
RF Engines Ltd (RFEL), from the Isle of Wight, has won the South East England Development Agency (SEEDA) Business Award for Innovation & Creativity sponsored by QinetiQ and Shoosmiths Solicitors.
The judges found that RFEL was an exceptional company whose management understand the importance of protecting its Intellectual Property. The judges also commended the management team for its approach to investment and infrastructure and recruitment. Staff enjoy employment benefits and the opportunity to participate in an EMI share option scheme.
John Summers, RFEL's CEO, commented: "Winning the South East Business Innovation and Creativity Award will provide tremendous validation of our technology, the talents of the team and the wonderful pro-business environment on the Isle of Wight."
The Awards attracted over 300 entrants. Digby, Lord Jones, Minister for Trade & Investment, gave the keynote speech at the Awards ceremony on 6 March at Ascot racecourse.
Digby, Lord Jones, said: "The South East contains some of the country's most exceptional businesses and these awards are a great way of recognising the region's achievements. I am particularly delighted these awards have been designed to recognise sustainability as I firmly believe that business must constantly think about its place in this changing world if it wants to be truly successful."
More information about the Awards is available on the website southeastbusinessawards.co.uk
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About RF Engines Ltd
RFEL is an electronics systems designer, specialising in high performance digital signal processing (DSP) designs that include both patented and proprietary techniques. The product portfolio includes the ChannelCore64 product that is designed for terrestrial and satellite communications systems.
RFEL also designs and manufactures (in low volume) specialist products for the government services market (for electronic surveillance) also for the defence market, and for other commercial products for specialist applications. For further information, please see http://www.rfel.com