Consumer Technology Association Applauds SMARTwheel™ Innovation
Las Vegas, NV January 4, 2016 - SMARTwheel™ garnered the coveted Innovation Awards Honoree designation for CES® 2016. SMARTwheel™ was recognized in the Vehicle Intelligence category.
“We’re excited to be recognized by the premier trade organization that champions innovation throughout the world,” said TJ Evarts, CEO SMARTwheel™.
The CES Innovation Awards program is an annual competition honoring outstanding design and engineering advancements across 27 consumer technology product categories. The announcement came during CES Unveiled New York, an annual event to showcase new products and trends and the latest show announcements leading up to the CES 2016.
Each product is evaluated based on the criteria of engineering, design, function, features and how the product directly compares to competitors in the market.
“This was another fantastic year for the Innovation Awards, as all of the honorees represent a vast range of technological advancements showcasing the excitement, energy and promise of consumer technology” said Karen Chupka, senior vice president, CES and corporate business strategy. “These innovative products highlight key industry trends that will be seen across the entire CES show floor in January, and will drive the global consumer tech industry for months to come.”
“In addition to our Innovation Award Honoree recognition, we’re also proud to be featured in the Consumer Technology Association's Innovating Safety program as well. Through this initiative, CTA recognizes companies that are advancing technologies that reduce distraction and enhance the driving experience, and we're definitely bringing a new product category to the market,” said Bob Fields, SMARTwheel™ VP Sales and Strategic Partnerships.