Prism Wins Gold at 2016 Edison Awards

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Video IoT Recognized for Innovation in Field of Market Analytics

Prism (, announced today that it took the top honor at the 2016 Edison Awards in the category of “Market Analytics”. Prism received the 2016 Edison Gold Award™ for its cloud-based platform that taps cameras to collect, manage and analyze data to give businesses greater visibility into complex metrics like customer engagement and operational efficiency.

“We’re thrilled to be acknowledged amongst such a robust group of innovators,” said Bob Cutting, Prism Co-founder and COO. “This recognition validates our team’s hard work and the impact that we are making by bringing video IoT to the business 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, in their press release. "This year's winners will change the way we live, work and play."

Top retail brands around the world rely on Prism for remote visual access to their brick-and-mortar stores and insights that empower them to fine-tune and optimize performance. Prism’s analytics use existing store cameras to conduct customer counting, measure occupancy and dwell, generate heatmap, pathmap and traffic visualizations, alongside a comprehensive set of reporting and data integration tools.

Retailers can access Prism from any laptop, smartphone or tablet through a suite of web and native mobile applications. Prism’s platform is built with industry-first privacy protection features that deliver deep insight into store activity without infringing on consumers’ personal data.

The Edison Award is one of the most prestigious accolades that a company can receive for innovation and business success. Every year, nominees for the Edison Awards are judged by a panel of over 3,000 business executives, including past award winners, academics, and leaders in the fields of design, engineering, science, and medicine.

About Prism
Prism transforms video cameras into IoT tools with remote access and built-in analytics for understanding movement, interaction, and activity in any brick-and-mortar space. Prism has been deployed by over 350 customers in over 80 countries, and has tracked over 21 billion customer paths and interactions. Prism partners with leading camera and device manufactures to create a robust ecosystem of hardware that are Prism-enabled with minimal configuration. To learn more about Prism visit

About The Edison Awards
The Edison Awards is a program conducted by Edison Universe, a 501(c)(3) charitable organization dedicated to fostering  future innovators. For more information about the Edison Awards, Edison Universe and a list of past winners, visit

For further information about Prism, please contact:
Whit Moses or Jaimie Hwang, Prism
Phone: (415) 704-8762
Email: press(at)

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