Innovative companies celebrated at black-tie awards gala
MOUNTAIN VIEW, California, Jan. 14, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Frost & Sullivan honored recipients of its 2016 Excellence in Best Practices Awards at a gala held Wednesday, January 13, in San Diego, Calif., at the Hilton San Diego Resort & Spa. With a festive ambiance and exciting Awards, the event brought together top executives to celebrate their success. The Awards gala was preceded by a 90-minute Frost & Sullivan Demand & Brand Workshop, designed exclusively for company leaders seeking to grow their brand recognition.
The Best Practices Awards are presented each year to companies that are predicted to encourage significant growth in their industries, have identified emerging trends before they became the standard in the marketplace, and have created advanced technologies that will catalyze and transform industries in the near future.
Awarded companies included:
Acura Pharmaceuticals, Inc. – 2015 North American Opioid Oral Abuse Deterrence Technology Innovation Award
Alcatel-Lucent, a subsidiary of Nokia – 2015 North American Cyber Security Solutions for Utilities New Product Innovation Award
Alorica – 2015 North American Contact Center Outsourcing Competitive Strategy Innovation and Leadership Award
Altera Corporation – 2015 Global Field Programmable Gate Array Technology Innovation Leadership Award
Amdocs – 2015 Latin American Mobile Financial Services Company of the Year Award
Apervita - 2015 North American Health Data Analytics New Product Innovation Award
Arbor Networks - 2015 Global Distributed Denial-of-Service (DDoS) Mitigation Market Leadership Award
BeyondTrust – 2015 Global Vulnerability Management (VM) Enabling Technology Leadership Award
Bioptigen, Inc. – 2015 North American Ophthalmic Imaging Technology Leadership Award
Bruin Biometrics – 2015 European Pressure Ulcer Diagnostics New Product Innovation Award
DRS Technologies Inc. - 2015 Global Photon Counting Detectors New Product Innovation Award
Emerson - 2015 Global Portable Vibration Monitoring Product Innovation Award
Exact Macola – 2015 North American ERP for Food & Beverage Product Leadership Award
Exergen Global BV – 2015 Global Non-Contact Infrared Temperature Sensors Entrepreneurial Company of the Year Award
GE Predix – 2015 Global Industrial Software Growth Excellence through Application Convergence Award
Generac Power Systems - 2015 North American Generator Set Company of the Year Award
Greenway Health – 2015 United States Ambulatory EHR Enabling Technology Leadership Award
hc1.com – 2015 North American Diagnostic Laboratories CRM Product Leadership Award
Hisense - 2015 Global Smart TV Competitive Strategy Innovation and Leadership Award
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. – 2015 Global Stratecast Value - Added Services Enabling Technology Leadership Award
inContact – 2015 North American Contact Center Solutions Customer Value Leadership Award
Infor – 2015 North American Hospital Operations Management Information Technology Market Leadership Award
Intelligent Medical Objects, Inc. - 2015 Global Medical Terminology Services Product Leadership Award
Intelligent Retina Imaging Systems - 2015 North American Diabetic Retinopathy New Product Innovation Award
Intellijoint Surgical Inc. – 2015 North American Hip Replacement Enabling Technology Leadership Award
IZEA - 2015 North American Social Media Marketing Customer Value Leadership Award
Keysight Technologies, Inc. – 2015 Global Digital Oscilloscopes Growth Excellence Leadership Award
Material-Wave Interaction Laboratories, LLC – 2015 Global Composite Nondestructive Testing Equipment Entrepreneurial Company of the Year Award
MorphoTrak, LLC – 2015 North American Fingerprint Biometrics Company of the Year Award
NaviNet, Inc. – 2015 North American Healthcare Payer-Provider Collaboration Product Leadership Award
NetSuite Inc. – 2015 North American Cloud Enterprise Resource Planning for the Wholesale Distribution Customer Value Leadership Award
Nextiva – 2015 North American Hosted IP Telephony and UCC Services Customer Service Leadership Award
NIKSUN – 2015 Global Network Visibility Product Line Strategy Leadership Award
Noble Systems – 2015 North American Outbound Dialing Systems Market Leadership Award
Nutraceutix - 2015 North American Probiotics Company of the Year Award
Oceans Omega – 2015 North American Omega - 3 Visionary Innovation Leadership Award
PerkinElmer - 2015 North American Automated Nucleic Acid Isolation Product Line Strategy Leadership Award
Philips - 2015 North American Managed Equipment Services for Hospitals Customer Value Leadership Award
Philips Lifeline CareSage – 2015 North American Personal Emergency Response Systems Product Line Strategy Leadership Award
PlastiComp, Inc. - 2015 North American Hybrid Long Glass+Carbon Fiber Composites New Product Innovation Award
QAD Inc. – 2015 Global Cloud ERP for Automotive Product Leadership Award
Redpine Signals - 2015 Global Internet of Things (IoT) Devices New Product Innovation Award
Riello UPS (RPS SpA) - 2015 Global UPS New Product Innovation Award
RingCentral - 2015 North American Hosted IP Telephony and UCC Services Market Leadership Award
Sentrian - 2015 North American Remote Patient Monitoring Technology Innovation Award
SMTC Corporation - 2016 Global Electronic Manufacturing Services Customer Value Leadership Award
Tenable Network Security, Inc. - 2015 Global Continuous Network Monitoring Technology Innovation Award
Verizon - 2015 North American Utility Grid Intelligence Competitive Strategy Innovation and Leadership Award
Vibrant Corporation - 2015 Global Aerospace NDT Inspection Services Company of the Year Award
ViewRay, Inc. - 2015 North American Image-Guided Radiation Therapy Technology Innovation Leadership Award
Virtual Hold Technology - 2015 North American Contact Center Callback Solutions Customer Value Leadership Award
Xenemetrix Ltd. - 2015 Global Analytical X-ray Instrumentation Price/Performance Value Leadership Award
Frost & Sullivan partnered with HCL to present the following HCL Excellence Awards:
Mitel Networks Corporation - 2015 Excellence in New Product Launch Award
NCR Small Business - 2015 Excellence in Technology Innovation Award
Frost & Sullivan's Best Practices Awards recognize companies in a variety of regional and global markets for demonstrating outstanding achievement and superior performance in areas such as leadership, technological innovation, customer service and strategic product development. Industry analysts compare market participants and measure performance through in-depth interviews, analysis and extensive secondary research in order to identify best practices.
For further information about the Awards Gala, please contact a member of the Best Practices Team.
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