EVRYTHNG named a Bloomberg Business Innovator 2016
EVRYTHNG selected by a panel of expert judges as one of the most innovative, disruptive businesses driving sector-wide change
LONDON, Tuesday 26 January 2016 – Today, Bloomberg unveiled its inaugural Bloomberg Business Innovators list, naming EVRYTHNG as one of the breakthrough businesses disrupting the way people live, work and think.
An expert judging panel convened by Bloomberg, comprising leaders of finance, technology, social enterprise and fast growth sectors, judged a comprehensive collection of 100 of the UK’s most disruptive companies and selected EVRYTHNG for inclusion in the final list. Judges included:
- Nate Lanxon, Head of European Technology Editorial, Bloomberg
- Saul Klein, co-founder of Lovefilm, Seedcamp and former Index Ventures partner
- Matthew Taylor, Chief Executive, Royal Society of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce
- Manish Madhvani, Co-founder and Managing Partner, GP Bullhound
- Giles Andrews, Co-founder and Executive Chairman of Zopa
Niall Murphy, CEO and Co-founder, EVRYTHNG commented:
“European entrepreneurs are at the forefront of global innovation and it’s great to be recognised as part of that phenomenon. EVRYTHNG is pursuing a vision of every physical product becoming a part of the digital ecosystem, working with some of the largest product manufacturers in the world. It’s a privilege to be at the fulcrum of such a fundamental change with technology unlocking huge new opportunities for efficiency, experiences and new business models. It’s a thrill to see our vision turning to reality.”
Nate Lanxon, Head of European Tech Editorial, Bloomberg said:
“The UK is a global powerhouse of innovation and growth. With such a wealth of talent and drive, we wanted to curate a network among the business leaders who epitomise the vibrancy and diversity of the UK business scene.
“We hope the Bloomberg Business Innovators reflect the companies and ideas that are changing how people live and work. Each of these businesses are, in their unique way, transforming industries, our lifestyle, our ways of thinking, the environment and the future for the better. We look forward to seeing what they will accomplish in 2016.”
For profiles, interviews and insight on the Bloomberg Business Innovators 2016 see www.bloomberg.com/ukinnovators
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EVRYTHNG is the Internet of Things Smart Products Platform connecting consumer products to the Web, and managing real-time data to drive applications. The world’s leading consumer product manufacturers work with EVRYTHNG to manage billions of intelligent online identities in the cloud for their products, deliver real-time interactive experiences and support services to consumers, and connect with the ecosystem of other applications and products in their digital lives. To find out more about how EVRYTHNG’s award-winning IoT cloud platform delivers better consumer-product experiences and smarter product operations, please visit evrythng.com and follow @EVRYTHNG.
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