Winners Named in the 2008 Idaho Innovation Awards
Nicole Kershaw, Marketing Manager, (208) 389-9000
Winners of the third annual Stoel Rives Idaho Innovation Awards were announced today at a luncheon held at the Boise Centre on the Grove. The state's only innovation awards program, the Idaho Innovation Awards is sponsored by the Idaho Business Review and supported by Cooper Norman. In previous years the program had recognized technology innovations exclusively. This year innovative professionals and companies also received awards. This year's winners are as follows (note: two finalists won in the Innovation of the Year category for Early-Stage Technology):
|• Innovation of the Year: Commercialized Technology
||Antibody Profiling Identification – AbP ID™ by Idaho National Laboratory (Idaho Falls)|
|• Innovation of the Year: Early-Stage Technology
||BookLamp.org by Novel Projects, Inc. (Boise)
IMS Environmental Probe by Boise State University (Boise)
|• Innovative Company of the Year
||Keynetics Inc. (Boise)|
|• Innovator of the Year
||Dr. Timothy P. Barber, Chief Scientist, Keynetics Inc. (Boise)|
Leaders from Idaho's business, technology and academic communities attended the luncheon. Joe Daltoso, CEO and president of IntelliScience Corporation delivered the keynote address.
A committee consisting of leaders from Idaho's business and technology sectors selected the winner in each of the four categories. Votes were independently tallied by accountants at Cooper Norman. More information about the program and its sponsors, supporters and winners is available at www.stoel.com/innovation. Photographs of the winners are available upon request.
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