Auckland, New Zealand, 28 August 2014 – Frost & Sullivan held its inaugural New Zealand Excellence Awards on 28 August 2014 at Villa Maria, presenting a total of 18 awards to companies across the industries of Food, Energy and Power, Healthcare and Information Communication Technologies. 

The New Zealand Excellence Awards will be an annual event to honour companies that have demonstrated outstanding achievement and superior performance in their respective market segments. 

“We are very proud to host the annual awards in New Zealand to celebrate the achievements of New Zealand companies. Frost & Sullivan’s awards play an important role recognising those who are driving innovation and achieving best practices across various industries in the New Zealand market. This is our first year of awards in New Zealand, and we are pleased to be able to recognise exceptional accomplishments and exemplary achievements in several of the markets we operate in,” said Andre Clarke, Country Manager, Frost & Sullivan New Zealand. 

He added, “The awards reflect a lot of hard work by the recipients, and Frost & Sullivan is pleased to confer these awards in acknowledgment of this. We hope these awards encourage market players to continue to strive for greater success across industries.   As we continue to identify companies deserving distinction, I am confident that this awards banquet will continue to grow and be the most anticipated event of the year by the local business community.” 

Award recipients for the 2014 New Zealand Excellence Awards were identified based on extensive secondary research conducted by Frost & Sullivan’s analysts, in-depth interviews and analysis. In order to identify best practices, companies are typically studied on their revenues, market share, capabilities, product or service innovation and overall contribution to the industry. 

2014 Frost & Sullivan New Zealand Excellence Awards Recipients 
Category Award Recipient 
Energy & Environment 
2014 Asia Pacific Customer Value Enhancement Award in DC Power Systems Enatel Ltd 
2014 New Zealand Energy Management Services Company of the Year ABB Limited 
2014 New Zealand Electric Vehicle Charging Company of the Year Juicepoint 
2014 New Zealand Smart Grid Solutions Company of the Year Silver Spring Networks 
2014 New Zealand Facilities Management Company of the Year ISS Facility Services 

2014 New Zealand Mobile Health Company of the Year Vensa Health 
2014 New Zealand Medical Imaging New Product Innovation Leadership Award Aranz Medical Limited 
2014 New Zealand Aged Care Industry Emerging Company of the Year Bupa Care Services 
2014 New Zealand Aged Care Company of the Year Ryman Healthcare Ltd
2014 New Zealand Animal Nutritional Feed Company of the Year Alltech 
2014 New Zealand Nutraceutical Company of the Year Vitaco Health 
2014 New Zealand Edible Oil Company of the Year The Village Press 

Information and Communication Technology 
2014 New Zealand Network Security Vendor of the Year Check Point Software Technologies 
2014 New Zealand Enterprise Telephony System Integrator of the Year Cogent Limited 
2014 New Zealand Contact Center Outsourcing Service Provider of the Year Datacom 
2014 New Zealand Unified Communications System Integrator of the Year Spark Digital 
2014 New Zealand Hosted Contact Center Service Provider of the Year Spark Digital 
2014 New Zealand Data Center Hosting Service Provider of the Year Spark Digital

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The 2014 Frost & Sullivan New Zealand Excellence Awards was held in conjunction with the Growth, Innovation and Leadership (GIL) Congress 2014: New Zealand. 

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