Amika Mobile CEO Wins 2007 Technology Entrepreneur Award
Ottawa, June 20, 2007 - Amika Mobile, the pioneer in automatic email analysis for mobile users, proudly announces that its CEO, Dr. Sue Abu-Hakima, has been awarded a prestigious CATA WIT Sara Kirke Award as Canada's Leading Woman High Technology Entrepreneur for 2007.
The Sara Kirke Award for Woman Entrepreneurship is presented to the woman who has shown the most outstanding technological innovation and corporate leadership -leadership that has significantly expanded the frontiers of Canada's advanced technology industry.
The purpose of the Award is to celebrate innovation, entrepreneurship and create positive role models for women. In judging the nominees for the award, the Selection Committee looks for women leaders who demonstrate consistent innovation and leadership skills, resulting in the creation and international acceptance of significant world-class products and/or the establishment and development of a major advanced technology company or companies that have withstood the test of time.
Amika Mobile is privately held and specializes in emergency mass notification solutions. Its vision is Save Lives on Any Device Any Network. Its AMS products alert over WiFi, SMS, Email, VoIP, PA systems, Message Boards and the Web. It also delivers critical email-to-SMS alerts. The emergency alerts are ideal for those concerned with public safety as per FEMA's FPC 65 directive for emergency notification systems. Its mobile solutions are device and network independent. Amika Mobile has won 12 awards and was named an IDC Top 10 Mobile Solution to watch. Amika Mobile sells products through partners and system integrators and it OEMs to service providers and platform vendors focusing on North America and Europe with later expansion to Asia. All copyrights, trademarks and trade names are property of Amika Mobile. See www.amikamobile.com.
The Canadian Advanced Technology Association is a National Organization serving Canada's technology companies. It is a leading, influential and entrepreneurial technology alliance. The traditional champion of Canadian research and development, its mission is to stimulate Global Business Growth through Canadian innovation and strategic partnerships. CATA WIT is its Women in Technology forum focused on the needs of women entrepreneurs and business leaders in technology.