MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today, TripleTree announced finalists for the 7th Annual TripleTree iAwards for Connected Health. The finalists were selected based on how their transformative solutions are addressing the most pressing needs in healthcare.
“We continue to be thrilled with the quality and quantity of Connected Health innovators applying for our iAward recognition,” said Chris Hoffmann, Chief Marketing Officer at TripleTree. “From analytical features to enabling healthcare services, the range of unique business models that comprised our 2015 class of iAward applications was extremely interesting and will create a great discussion segment at the WLSA Convergence Summit next month in San Diego.”
The TripleTree iAwards were created to recognize exceptional companies that are demonstrating insight, innovation, and initiative in healthcare. Applicants are evaluated based upon a range of criteria including the clinical, operational, or consumer relevance of their solution, marketplace traction, functional uniqueness, size of addressable market, and international presence.
The 2015 TripleTree iAwards finalists are:
- Alegeus Technologies
- Emmi Solutions
- HealthPrize Technologies
- Intelligent InSites
- Magellan Health
- Vital Connect
Each organization will be featured at the 10th annual WLSA Convergence Summit, which annually attracts over 350 healthcare executives, innovators, thought leaders, and investors from across the globe. The Summit will be held on May 27-28, 2015 at the Omni Hotel in San Diego, where winners of each iAward category will be announced.
Past TripleTree iAward winners include innovators such as Airstrip, ShapeUp, Healthagen, and Homecare Homebase.
TripleTree is an independent merchant bank focused on mergers and acquisitions, financial restructuring, and principal investing services. Since 1997, the firm has advised and invested in some of the most innovative, high-growth businesses in healthcare.
About Wireless-Life Sciences Alliance
The Wireless-Life Sciences Alliance (WLSA) is a trade association dedicated to improving health globally by accelerating the development of connected health solutions. Its members and affiliates include global companies and start-ups, foundations and providers, scientists, and policy makers. The WLSA is committed to accelerating the adoption of connected health to create value, improve health and wellness for consumers, caregivers and all sectors of the life sciences and technology ecosystem. WLSA members and affiliates are creating wireless and connected health innovations to simplify the management of chronic conditions, preempt disease, and improve lives around the world.