NeoSurgical honoured with Kinetic Process Innovation Award
DUBLIN, Ireland/CHICAGO, USA: NeoSurgical, an international medical device company focused on advancing safer, simpler and superior solutions for laparoscopic and minimally invasive surgery, announced today that it has been named the 2014 Vision Award recipient for its innovative engineering of neoClose. The Kinetic Process Innovation Award recognises companies that demonstrate innovation and focuses on significant benefits and effectiveness in the industry it serves, the medical device industry in this case.
“We are honoured to be chosen by the judges and recognised for our contribution to the surgical device industry,” said Barry Russell, neoSurgical founder and CEO. “We engineered neoClose to quickly, simply and effectively close any port or access site in the abdominal wall following laparoscopic (keyhole) surgery.”
NeoSurgical was selected for this award by an independent panel of industry experts based on process improvements that led to gains in one or more of the following areas: innovation, productivity, effectiveness, ability to adapt to market conditions, or competitive standing/market share.
“Our panel of judges struggled this year in choosing one Vision Award winner out of the hundreds of submissions submitted,” said Drew Barrows, Deputy Editor of High Tech Views. “The level of ingenuity and creativity illustrated in the entries proved that organizations are making huge innovative strides in the medical device industry.”