Five Birmingham companies and one executive are among the 20 finalists for the 2015 Alabama Launchpad Innovation Awards.
The awards highlight companies and business leaders that are dedicated to creating jobs, innovation and addressing a local or global need.
In the large company category (50+ employees) of corporate innovator of the year award, Integrated Medical Systems and Atlas RFID are finalists.
Emergency CallWorks, Diamond Fortress Technologies, and Hospicelink are finalists in the small company category (1-50 employees) of corporate innovated of the year award.
Gary York, product marketing advisor of Emergency CallWorks is a finalist for the lifetime achievement in innovation award.
The winners will be recognized on Sept. 2 at the Alabama Innovation and Entrepreneurship Conference in Birmingham.
July 16, 2015