June 10, 2016
by Datalink Electronics
Datalink Electronics Ltd, based in Loughborough, was a winner in two of the five categories; Export Achievement and Innovation.
Arash Ghadar, Technical Director, said on the night:
“We are thrilled to have won both the Export Achievement and Innovation Award. Datalink is a company that brings engineering, science and commercial sense into the product design and manufacture. We would like to thank Medilink for their continued support.”
The Innovation Award was sponsored by Potter Clarkson LLP, and The Export Achievement award was sponsored by Hospital Aids.
Director Steve Clark, who presented the Export Achievement award, commented:
“Hospital Aids won this category in 2015, so it is a real pleasure to now be supporting the award, and all of the finalists. We offer our congratulations to Datalink Electronics.”
Innovation Day 2016 was hosted by Vivienne Parry OBE and there were over 200 delegates in attendance. Other speakers included: Alex Wyke, Patient View, Mike Biddle, Innovate UK, Professor John Fisher, University of Leeds, Chris Hart, East Midlands Academic Health Science Network and Dr Darren Clark, Chief Executive, Medilink East Midlands.
Darren Clark commented:
Innovation Day forms part of Medilink East Midland’s overall aim to provide support to businesses, facilitate networking and act as a vital link between Academics, Businesses and Clinicians. Congratulations to all of the Business Awards winners for 2016, who have not only shown exceptional skill in their respective categories, but also demonstrated a commitment to Life Sciences in the East Midlands