Winners for the 2010 TripleTree I Award® Are Announced

The I Award® Recognizes Innovation, Insight, and Initiative in the Wireless-Life Sciences

SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- TripleTree, LLC announced today the winners of the prestigious I Award® at the Wireless-Life Sciences Alliance (WLSA) Investors Meeting in La Jolla. Following an international call for nominees in March, three winners were selected from close to 80 applicants and 12 finalists. The winners in each of the three categories are:

  • CellTrak Technologies (point of care health solutions) for Best Operational Effectiveness Solution
  • Calgary Scientific (medical imaging) for Best Clinical Applications
  • Zeo (sleep monitoring) for Best Consumer Experience Solution

Recognizing innovation, insight, and initiative in the wireless-life sciences, TripleTree’s second annual I Award® program offers validation that mHealth is on the verge of a breakout move. Interest in this yearly recognition program had a 50% increase in the number of applicants over 2009, and saw a broader range of applications for all three award categories. The organizers of the award unanimously agreed applicant quality, solution maturity, and management team sophistication was notably stronger for many of the applicants.

TripleTree is an independent merchant and investment bank. In conjunction with the I Award, the firm released its fifth report and survey on mobile health (mHealth). The Wireless-Life Sciences Alliance (WLSA) is an international think tank that aims to put CEOs from the world’s most innovative wireless health companies together with global leaders in healthcare and technology. TripleTree is a founding member of the WLSA.

To learn more about TripleTree, the I Award® Program or TripleTree Research, go to www.triple-tree.com

To learn more about the WLSA Investors Meeting and Convergence Summit, go to www.wirelesslifesciences.org

About TripleTree

TripleTree, LLC is an independent, merchant and investment bank focused on mergers and acquisitions, financial restructuring, principal investing, and strategic advisory services for healthcare and technology companies. The firm specializes in growth businesses, vertical industry specialization, and disruptive technology delivery models.



CONTACT:

TripleTree, LLC
Cate Murphy, 952-253-5300
or
Wireless-Life Sciences Alliance
Rob McCray, 619-980-5845

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