On Thursday, September 17th, Frost & Sullivan honored recipients of its 2015 Growth, Innovation, and Leadership Awards at a gala held in Santa Clara, CA. 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 and increase demand.

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:

APX Labs – 2015 North American Wearables Software Customer Value Excellence through Application Convergence Award

Asurion – 2015 North American Retail Product Protection Visionary Innovation Leadership Award

BeBop Sensors – 2015 North American Smart Fabric Sensors Technology Innovation Award

CardioThrive Inc. – 2015 North American Automated External Defibrillators Enabling Technology Leadership Award

Imagen – 2015 Global Digital Asset Management Entrepreneurial Company of the Year Award

Cisco – 2015 Global Enterprise IP Communications Endpoints Market Leadership Award

Cloudnexa – 2015 North American Cloud Management Services Competitive Strategy Innovation and Leadership Award

Energous Corporation – 2015 North American Wireless Charging New Product Innovation Award

Greenlots – 2015 North American Electric Vehicle Charging Competitive Strategy Innovation and Leadership Award

Huawei – 2015 Global Stratecast CSP Billing – Mediation Market Leadership Award

Information and Communication Technology Agency of Sri Lanka– Economic Development Innovation: Visionary Leadership Award

Intel – 2015 Global Smart Buildings Visionary Innovation Leadership Award

Ioxus – 2015 North American Ultracapacitor Product Leadership Award

Jabil Defense and Aerospace Services, LLC – 2014 Global EMS in A&D Competitive Strategy Innovation and Leadership Award

Kallo Inc. – 2015 North American Healthcare Innovation through Integrated Healthcare Services Emerging Market Innovation Award

KeyPoint Technologies –2015 North American Mobile Marketing New Product Innovation Award

Keysight Technologies, Inc. – 2015 Global Electronics Test Systems in Automotive Price/Performance Value Leadership Award

Logitech – 2015 North American Video Conferencing Endpoints Product Line Strategy Leadership Award

LogRhythm – 2015 Global Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) Enabling Technology Leadership Award

Make In India, Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion India – Economic Development Innovation: Policy & Program Implementation Excellence Award

Microsoft CityNext– Economic Development Innovation: Policy & Program Implementation Excellence Award

Neptune Benson – 2015 North American Water and Wastewater Filtration Systems New Product Innovation Award

OrthAlign, Inc. – 2015 North American Orthopedic Alignment Technology Innovation Award

PINC Solutions – 2015 North American RTLS in Yard Management Customer Value Leadership Award

Plantronics – 2015 Global Contact Center and Office Headset Market Leadership Award

Redknee – 2015 Global Stratecast CSP Billing Competitive Strategy Innovation and Leadership Award

Rogers Communications Inc. – 2015 Canadian Cellular M2M and IoT Market Leadership Award

Seclore – 2015 Global Enterprise Rights Management Growth Excellence Leadership Award

Siemens Healthcare – 2015 North American Medical Imaging Informatics Visionary Innovation Leadership Award

SmartDrive Solutions – 2015 North American Truck Video Safety Solutions Customer Value Leadership Award

Targeson, Inc. – 2015 North American Preclinical Contrast Agent Imaging Enabling Technology Leadership Award

Telarix – 2015 Global Stratecast CSP Billing Interconnect & Settlement Market Leadership Award

VMware – 2015 North American End User Computing Visionary Innovation Leadership Award

WatchGuard – 2015 Global APT Protection for SMB New Product Innovation Award

Wind River – 2015 Global Stratecast Operations Management of Emerging Internet of Things (IoT) 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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