SAN DIEGO – Jun. 19, 2013 – Independa, Inc., a leader in technology-enabled independent living, today announced it received the prestigious 2013 Innovation Award by the San Diego Business Journal in the Mobile Device category. The Innovation Awards recognize the breakthrough technologies and unique products and services developed by San Diego companies in a broad spectrum of industries.
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“It is an honor and another compelling validation milestone for Independa to be awarded the 2013 Innovation Award. We are proud to be selected among this phenomenal group of finalists and their commitment to bringing innovative technology to our community locally, nationally and globally.” said Kian Saneii, Independa Founder, CEO and Chairman. “I accept this award on behalf of all Independa stakeholders – our employees, partners, investors and most importantly to us all, our customers. Only through the excellence of our Independa stakeholders, and our shared commitment to disrupt the technology paradigm and business models for eldercare, have we received this highly prestigious distinction.”
In recognition of its innovative technology and proactive approach to helping individuals stay at their current residence longer, safer and more comfortably, Independa has also received the Frost & Sullivan North American Telehealth Product Line Strategy Award and the 2012 CONNECT Most Innovative Software Product.
About Independa, Inc.
Independa offers leading technology-enabled independent-living solutions for the elderly.Independa’s Integrated CloudCare services enable organizations and individuals to cost-effectively help the elderly remain independent longer, safer and more comfortably. The company, which has been featured in Entrepreneur Magazine, provides a suite of award-winning solutions, including comprehensive social-engagement opportunities, medication and appointment reminders, support foractivities of daily living, and wireless health, remote monitoring and safety solutions. Care recipients enjoy these benefits through a standard telephone, as well as through the Independa Angela solution running on a TV or tablet. Independa was incubated at EvoNexus, the highly exclusive CommNexus Incubator, the nation’s only fully pro-bono technology incubator.