Author: Edison Awards

Since 1987, The Edison Awards™ have recognized and honored some of the most innovative new products, services and business leaders in the world. The organization is named after Thomas Alva Edison (1847-1931) whose extraordinary new product and market development methods garnered him 1,093 U.S. patents and made him a household name across the world. The Edison Awards symbolize the persistence and excellence personified by Edison, while strengthening the human drive for innovation, creativity and ingenuity.

25 Million Asthma Sufferers In The United States Need To Listen To This Interview | Episode 14

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There are over 25 million asthma sufferers and over 80 million allergy sufferers in the United States alone. This creates a large group of people that are all hyper-aware of the air they breathe. Although they may not refer to the air they breath in the technical terms that the air purification industry speaks about, … Continue reading 25 Million Asthma Sufferers In The United States Need To Listen To This Interview | Episode 14

Fall in love with the innovation, the simplicity of what it is, and will be | Episode 13

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On this episode of Inspiring Minds, host Justin Starbird welcomes good friend of the Edison Awards, serial entrepreneur, part owner, developer, and all-around awesome guy, Ryan Fogelman. Ryan, the CEO of Conversion Development is leading Gold Edison Award Winner Fire Rover, CO-hatch and former Edison Award Winner Re-Grip. Listen to Ryan talk about how he … Continue reading Fall in love with the innovation, the simplicity of what it is, and will be | Episode 13

We’re living in a (HP) 3D Printed World | Episode 12

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3D printing, or digital manufacturing as it is also known, is a very complicated subject. To get to an end product, it involves lots of different types of scientific backgrounds. Companies that are successful commercializing 3D printing have been able to build a team that is capable of speaking all kinds of different scientific languages … Continue reading We’re living in a (HP) 3D Printed World | Episode 12

Disrupting the Market: Zsquare Medical on Comprehensive Solutions

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Innovators often set out with the goal of creating solutions that will make a lasting impact within their field of interest and in the world at large. Yet, rarely do they manage to completely disrupt a particular market with a solution that revolutionizes long-established approaches and methods currently in use. With the Zsquare™ ENT-F, Zsquare … Continue reading Disrupting the Market: Zsquare Medical on Comprehensive Solutions

Finding a niche and creating a solution that meets their demands | Episode 11

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Zsquare develops high performance, ultra-thin, single-use endoscopes for a broad range of indications. They have created a single-use endoscopic platform that completely eliminates the risk of cross-contamination which is caused by endoscopes that are reused. These endoscopes dramatically cut healthcare cost and improve diagnostics quality. Asaf Shahmoon, Founder and CEO of Zsquare, patented miniature fibers … Continue reading Finding a niche and creating a solution that meets their demands | Episode 11

Meeting the demands of healthcare communication in an ever changing environment | Episode 10

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Vocera has always worked under the philosophy of following the customer and developing solutions centered around human-centered design techniques. Meaning that in order to design your product to be effective and to support the workflow in the business, you need to be immersed in the business and understand what happens from a workflow perspective. As … Continue reading Meeting the demands of healthcare communication in an ever changing environment | Episode 10

Powering Motion and leading by example during challenging times with Steve Ingel | Episode 9

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EVP of Healthcare Solutions at DJO Global, Steve Ingel, joins Justin Starbird to talk about working to continue to innovate and meet customer demands in an ever changing world. DJO, the 7th Largest Orthopedic company in the world, is a leading global provider of medical technologies designed to get and keep people moving. The Company’s … Continue reading Powering Motion and leading by example during challenging times with Steve Ingel | Episode 9

Leading during a pandemic with Dan Harden of Whipsaw | Episode 8

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Dan Harden, CEO and Founder of Whipsaw joins Justin Starbird today to discuss leading a company through adversity. Dan and his team are a group of true pioneers and innovators in the product design space. Dan shares that, “We bring that attitude to our clients, that optimistic like good old fashioned American, “let’s roll up … Continue reading Leading during a pandemic with Dan Harden of Whipsaw | Episode 8

Two Ways to Fight Cancer: How Product Diversity Influences Innovative Approach

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How a company views and approaches innovation can differ wildly depending on the fields or industries it operates within. Perhaps because of this, most companies confine their innovative efforts to a single industry or a small group of interrelated industries. The Industrial Technology Research Institute, based in Hsinchu, Taiwan, stands in stark contrast to this, … Continue reading Two Ways to Fight Cancer: How Product Diversity Influences Innovative Approach

Industrial Technology Research Institute takes home TWO Edison Awards | Episode 7

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Industrial Technology Research Institute is located in the northern part of Taiwan, Hsinchu, won two Edison Awards for 2020 for their contributions to innovation. In the first of their two wins, ITRI took the Edison Award Gold in the Adhesives category for their product Celluad, a product developed in part by Dr. Lin, Research Director … Continue reading Industrial Technology Research Institute takes home TWO Edison Awards | Episode 7