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VERASENSE™ Named Edison Awards Finalist
FT.LAUDERDALE, FL, FEBRUARY 15, 2017 – VERASENSE by OrthoSensor, Inc. has been named a 2017 Award Finalist by the internationally renowned Edison Awards™. The distinguished awards, inspired by Thomas Edison’s persistence and inventiveness, recognize innovation, creativity and ingenuity in the global economy.
“It’s exciting to see companies like OrthoSensor continuing Thomas Edison’s legacy of challenging conventional thinking,” said Frank Bonafilia, Edison Awards’ executive director. “Edison Awards recognizes the game-changing products and services, and the teams that brought them to consumers.” Award winners will be announced April 20, 2017 at the Edison Awards Annual Gala, held in the historic Ballroom of the Capitale in New York City. “We are humbled to be among the finalist of the prestigious Edison Awards program. It is truly an honor to be recognized by the luminary Edison Award panel for our commitment to improving clinical outcomes and patient satisfaction in total knee procedures through our innovative product VERASENSE,“ said Ivan Delevic, President and Chief Executive Officer of OrthoSensor, Inc.
Edison Award nominees are judged by more than 3,000 senior business executives and academics from across the nation whose votes acknowledge the Finalists’ success in meeting the award’s stringent criteria of quality. The voting panel includes members of:
Chief Marketing Officer Council (CMO) BPI Network
Design Management Institute (DMI) Marketing professionals
American Productivity & Quality Center (APQC) Scientists
American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) Designers
Georgia State Marketing Roundtable (GSU) Engineers
Product Development and Management Association (PDMA) Academics
Assoc. of Technology Mgmt & Applied Engineering (ATMAE)
ABOUT ORTHOSENSOR, INC.
OrthoSensor, Inc., a leader in Sensor-Assisted Total Knee Arthroplasty develops and commercializes intelligent orthopedic devices and data services that provide quantitative feedback to surgeons and hospitals. The company’s intelligent orthopaedic deices utilize advanced proprietary sensor and communications technologies, coupled with the company’s innovative software products, to facilitate evidence-based decisions in orthopedic surgery – with the goal of improving patient outcomes and potentially reducing the cost of treating musculoskeletal disease. To learn more please visit www.orthosensor.com.
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 www.edisonawards.com.