There was a time when innovation was synonymous with industries like information technology or biotechnology, but that’s certainly changed.
Innovation has become necessary for any company seeking market leadership and it certainly applies to HVACR.
While HVACR is a well established leader in energy efficiency and sustainability, there are so many other areas where this industry is making a difference.
Just take a look at past winners of this award including Samit Sen of Johnson Controls.
In 2016 the winner was Steve Oakey, Managing Director of Heuch Refrigeration, a company that commercialised that worlds first 100 per cent solar powered refrigeration container.
Her we are in 2018 and the search is on for this years innovator of the year. Its an opportunity to recognise an innovative project, program or product that has made a difference in HVACR.
Are you an innovator or do you know an innovator that is worthy of an award?
The sponsor of this award, Toshiba Air Conditioning, recognises the importance of supporting industry innovators.
The company’s business unit manager, John Caione, describes innovation as the lifeblood of growth.
“Innovation needs to be encouraged, we want to inspire the next generation of innovators through this awards program”, Caione said.
Article as published in the Climate Control News July 2018 Edition.