Beam Brush Recognized for Innovation in Mobile Health Applications
Louisville, KY 4/19/2012 – Beam Technologies was named a finalist in the Mobile Health Applications category of CTIA’s annual Emerging Technology (E-Tech) Awards competition. The CTIA E-Tech Awardshonor the most innovative new products in 15 categories spanning the areas of mobile apps, consumer electronics, enterprise and infrastructure. Winners, including Best in Show and Best Online Pick, will be announced on Wednesday, May 9 at 2:00 p.m. CDT by Jon Fortt, technology correspondent for CNBC on the Exhibit Innovations Stage at International CTIA WIRELESS, taking place May 8–10, 2012 at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans.
Hundreds of entries were judged by a panel of recognized industry experts, media and analysts and scored on innovation, functionality, technological importance, implementation and overall “wow” factor. Beam Technologies is a digital health start-up focused on innovations in oral care, namely the Beam Brush. The Beam Brush is the first toothbrush wirelessly connected to an associated smartphone app.
Between now and May 8, website visitors may vote for the “Best Online Pick” at www.ctiashow.com/awards. International CTIA WIRELESS show attendees will vote onsite via text message for entries in the E-Tech Awards showcase in Booth 4575 at the Emerging Technology Zone to win “Best in Show.”
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About Beam Technologies:
Beam Technologies is a leader in oral care digital health. Beam develops “daily touch” health technology with the recognition that oral health is a key component to overall health. Founded in 2012 and based in Louisville, KY, Beam believes healthcare should be a connected and personal experience.
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