Montreal, CANADA – May 17, 2016 – Advantech Wireless, a global leader in satellite and terrestrial broadband communications solutions, has been recognized as winner of two awards, one for Innovation and the second for International Market Development, both in the large companies categories at the Mercuriades Awards during the 36th edition of this prestigious business competition organized by the Federation of Chambers of Commerce of Québec (FCCQ). The winners of Les Mercuriades 2016 were announced on May 16th at the Grand Gala evening held at the Palais des Congrès de Montréal. This is Advantech Wireless’ third time winning Les Mercuriades prize for Innovation in R&D.
“It is a great honor to win these prestigious awards, to be recognized for the best company with R&D innovation programs and to be recognized for best company in Quebec for international markets development especially among tough competition,” said David Gelerman, CEO at Advantech Wireless. “I would like to acknowledge the outstanding contribution of the entire Advantech Wireless team that through commitment and dedication guaranteed to our continued success. We are committed to exceeding the performance standards that our customers expect from us. It is gratifying that our efforts and investment have become a commercial success, and fully recognized by our customers, peers and the industry at large.”
Les Mercuriades, celebrate entrepreneurship and outstanding achievements of Québec businesses since 1981, rewarding SMEs and large companies, especially for the quality of their management, their development strategies, their long-term vision and impact on the community. Advantech Wireless has been acknowledged for the company’s ability to execute an export strategy, developing its international markets, as well as being renowned for its world leading GaN based High Power Satcom Systems and Advanced Satellite Networking (VSAT) Technologies, making broadband satellite access affordable for households worldwide.