Edison Awards Announces 2016 Gold, Silver, and Bronze Awards Winners

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Edison Awards Celebrates 29 Years with Gala on April 21st

The Edison Awards, celebrated 29 years of honoring the best in innovation and excellence in the development of new products and services, by recognizing the Gold, Silver, and Bronze award winning teams at the April 21st event in New York City.

Being recognized with an Edison Award is the highest accolade a company can receive in the name of innovation and business success. The awards are named after Thomas Alva Edison (1847-1931) whose inventions, new product development methods and innovative achievements literally changed the world, garnered him 1,093 U.S. patents, and made him a household name around the world.

“Fostering innovation is essential to keep moving forward. The 2016 Edison Award winners are recognized for the remarkable value they bring to consumers,” said Frank Bonafilia, Executive Director, Edison Awards. “This year's winners will change the way we live, work and play."

2016 Winners listed by Category:

APPLIED TECHNOLOGY -Cyber Safety
Dubai Police -Bronze
Synack-Silver
SparkCognition-Gold

APPLIED TECHNOLOGY-Financial Solutions
IEX-Bronze
Workiva Inc.-Silver
Clover Network-Gold

APPLIED TECHNOLOGY -Food Manufacturing Process
Apeks Supercritical-Bronze
Aseptia Inc.-Silver
3M-Gold

APPLIED TECHNOLOGY-Forensics & Security
SparkCognition-Bronze
Lumos Technology Co., Ltd.-Silver
Thermo Fisher Scientific-Gold

APPLIED TECHNOLOGY-Horticulture
Open Agriculture-Bronze
Nanoco Technologies-Silver
Spread Co., Ltd.-Gold

APPLIED TECHNOLOGY-Material Science
VF Corporation-Bronze
Victaulic-Bronze
NanoMech Inc.-Silver
Allied Foam Tech Corporation-Gold

APPLIED TECHNOLOGY-Space Exploration
NASA, the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory and Southwest Research Institute
Gold

ATHLETICS, SPORTS & RECREATION -Athletics & Recreation
Backspin Enterprises, Inc.-Bronze
VSSL Outdoor Utility Tools-Silver
Kingii-Gold

ATHLETICS, SPORTS & RECREATION-Sports & Travel
CapHat™ Sun Protection Pty Ltd-Bronze
Cabeau® Inc.-Silver
Abom, Inc.-Gold

COLLECTIVE DISRUPTION -Collective Disruption
Hilton Worldwide -Bronze
MasterClass-Bronze
GreenTouch Consortium -Silver
Cisco-Gold

CONSUMER ELECTRONICS & INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY-Cameras & Virtual Reality
Nod Labs-Bronze
FLIR Systems, Inc.-Silver
Marxist-Gold

CONSUMER ELECTRONICS & INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY-Entertainment & Gaming
Thalia Capos LLC-Bronze
SONOS, Inc.-Silver 
Sphere-Gold

CONSUMER ELECTRONICS & INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY-Home & Personal Security
FLIR Systems, Inc.-Bronze
Master Lock-Silver 
Kuna Systems-Gold

CONSUMER ELECTRONICS & INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY-Personal Technology
SwiftKey-Bronze
Formlabs-Silver
goTenna-Gold

CONSUMER ELECTRONICS & INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY- Security Solutions
Cylance-Bronze 
EyeLock-Silver
OneVisage®-Gold

CONSUMER ELECTRONICS & INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY-Work & Home Environment
Lenovo-Bronze 
FoldedColor Packaging-Silver
Ecovent-Gold

CONSUMER GOODS -Food & Beverage
Daisy Brand LLC -Bronze
Keurig Green Mountain, Inc.-Bronze
Luvo, Inc.-Silver
Farmer's Fridge-Gold

CONSUMER GOODS-Home Tools & Maintenance
Craftsman®-Bronze
SureCan Inc.-Silver
Nottingham Spirk-Gold

ENERGY & SUSTAINABILITY -Alternative Energy
Marine Corps Expeditionary Energy Office-Bronze
SimpliPhi Power-Silver
Green Cellulosity Co.-Gold

ENERGY & SUSTAINABILITY -Building Construction & Lighting Innovations
Eaton -Bronze 
USG Corporation-Silver
The Dow Chemical Company -Gold

ENERGY & SUSTAINABILITY -Carbon Reduction
Zahroof Valves, Inc. -Bronze
NEXTracker Inc -Silver
Sustainable Energy Solutions, LLC -Gold

ENERGY & SUSTAINABILITY -Energy Management & Customer Solutions
Smart Utility Systems -Bronze
OPower -Silver
GridPoint-Gold

ENERGY & SUSTAINABILITY- Re-Use & Reclamation
EnerMotion Inc-Bronze
Concurrent Technologies Corporation- Silver 
Caltex- Gold

ENERGY & SUSTAINABILITY -Smart Grids & Servers
INERTECH -Bronze
Jisto Inc. - Silver
Black & Veatch -Gold

ENERGY & SUSTAINABILITY -Sustainable Solutions
Superior Essex- Bronze 
Highways England- Silver
SmartCatch™ -Gold

HEALTH & WELLNESS -Quality of Life & Patient Care
One Medical Group -Bronze
ZocDoc-Silver
CliniCloud-Gold

HEALTH & WELLNESS -Safety & Health Monitoring
KT Corporation -Bronze
Real safe Technologies -Silver
ONKÖL -Gold

HEALTH & WELLNESS- Wearables & Sensors
6SensorLabs -Bronze 
Herbst Produkt- Silver
Cyrcadia, Inc.- Gold

HEALTH & WELLNESS - Womens Health & Wellbeing
Dame Products- Bronze
The Walking Egg -Silver 
Pelvalon -Gold

INNOVATIVE SERVICES - Digital Management & Marketing
DocuSign® -Bronze
OneSpot -Silver 
BloomReach -Gold

INNOVATIVE SERVICES-Market Analytics
Drawbridge-Bronze 
Interana-Silver 
Prism-Gold

INNOVATIVE SERVICES-Networking & Funding
360Alumni, Inc.-Bronze
RKS-Silver
Unit Group-Gold

INNOVATIVE SERVICES-Workplace Resources
WeSpire-Bronze 
Milwaukee Tool-Silver 
LifeLearn, Inc.-Gold

LIVING, WORKING & LEARNING ENVIRONMENTS-Communication & Collaboration
Logitech-Bronze 
SMART Technologies Inc.-Silver
Touch jet™-Gold

LIVING, WORKING & LEARNING ENVIRONMENTS-Office & Home
FluidStance® - a Company of Motion, LLC-Bronze
Steelcase-Silver
LoftCube GmbH-Gold

LIVING, WORKING & LEARNING ENVIRONMENTS-Student Learning
Ergotron, Inc.-Bronze
Verizon-Silver
Disney Research-Gold

MEDIA, VISUAL COMMUNICATIONS & ENTERTAINMENT-Media & Visual Communications
Delivery Agent-Bronze
TouchCast LLC-Silver 
Sure Incorporated-Gold

MEDICAL/DENTAL-Dental Care
Procter & Gamble-Bronze
Ghost Mfg-Silver 
Convergent Dental-Gold

MEDICAL/DENTAL-Diagnostics & Disease Treatment
Veracyte, Inc.-Bronze
Miraculous Inc-Silver
Amyris, Inc.-Gold

MEDICAL/DENTAL-Patient Care
BacterioScan-Bronze
St. Jude Medical-Silver
Abbott-Gold

MEDICAL/DENTAL-Surgical Tools & Devices
DrKimUSA.com-Bronze
Boston Scientific-Silver
Medtronic-Gold

MEDICAL/DENTAL-Vision & Hearing
Power LLC-Bronze 
Osterhout Design Group-Silver
Robert Bosch Engineering & Business Solution Private Limited-Gold

SOCIAL INNOVATION-Life Enrichment
No Ceilings : The Full Participation Project- Clinton Foundation-Bronze
Infiniteach-Silver 
Smartstones, Inc.-Gold

TRANSPORTATION & LOGISTICS-Electric Energy & Propulsion Systems
Caterpillar Inc.-Bronze
ChargePoint-Silver
Pro terra-Gold

TRANSPORTATION & LOGISTICS-Materials Handling
Omni-ID-Bronze
Clearpath Robotics Inc.-Silver
Techflow Marine Ltd and Ceps Quimica-Gold

TRANSPORTATION & LOGISTICS-Personal Mobility
SPINLISTER-Bronze
Urban626, LLC-Silver
myStromer USA Corp.-Gold

In addition to the Awards Gala, the annual Edison Awards program encompassed a full-day “Meet the Innovators Forum” and the “Innovators’ Showcase,” which offered guests a hands-on experience with many of the winning products.

For a complete overview of all the winning companies and teams go to http://www.edisonawards.com

About the Edison Awards™
The Edison Awards is a program conducted by Edison Universe, a non-profit, 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to recognizing, honoring and fostering innovation. They honor game-changing innovations that are at the forefront of new product and service development, marketing and human-centered design, and are one of the highest accolades a company can receive in the name of successful innovation.

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