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INDESIGN, LLC RECEIVES TOP WORKPLACES AWARD

For the seventh consecutive year, Indesign, LLC has been selected as one of Central Indiana’s Top Workplaces based on a survey conducted for the Indianapolis Star newspaper. Indesign was ranked fourth in the small companies’ category and recognized with a special award for our standout score in the employee appreciation category. The Top Workplaces rankings are determined based on employee feedback.

The Indianapolis Star partnered with Philadelphia-based WorkplaceDynamics, an independent employee survey firm, to determine the region’s Top Workplaces. WorkplaceDynamics, LLC, is a leading research firm on organizational health and employee engagement.

The employee survey included questions covering areas such as company values, leadership, management, benefits, pay, growth opportunities, training, appreciation, retention and work/life balance. More information about the Top Workplaces lists and WorkplaceDynamics can be found at www.topworkplaces.com.

Indesign Named One of The Best Places to Work – 8 years in a row!

Indesign, LLC was recently named as one of the 2017 Best Places to Work in Indiana. This is the 8th consecutive year for Indesign to be selected for this award. Indesign was one of a small number of companies recognized for Hall of Fame status among the award winners, based on the number of years that Indesign has received this award.

The awards program was designed to identify, recognize and honor the best employers in the state of Indiana. The top companies in the state were determined through employer reports and comprehensive employee surveys. The Best Companies Group, which handled the selection process, oversees similar programs in 23 other states.

Indesign’s Executive VP, Kathy Rima, commented “We are thrilled to once again be selected as one of the Best Places to Work in Indiana and are especially honored to receive the Hall of Fame designation. This is truly an award for our people who have built a culture of teamwork, integrity, respect, and excellence.”

Indesign, LLC Celebrates Its 20 Year Anniversary

Indesign, LLC, an Indianapolis-based engineering design firm, celebrated its 20th year in business this month. The company was originally established in February 1997 by a group of former AT&T/Bell Labs engineers.

Since its start in 1997, Indesign has grown to 72 employees, including hardware engineers, software engineers, mechanical engineers, and test engineers. Indesign develops high-tech products for the medical, consumer, military, and industrial sectors.

“Technology has changed dramatically in the past 20 years since our formation,” said Jerry Gotway, President-CEO of Indesign. “Today we are designing many wireless products, as well as software intensive products with Linux and Android operating systems. What hasn’t changed since our formation has been the quality of our engineering team.”

During the past 20 years Indesign has worked for more than 200 clients ranging from start-up companies to Fortune 100 companies. To learn more about the history and accomplishments of Indesign, visit Indesign’s website at www.indesign-llc.com.

Indesign Exhibits at 2017 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES®)

Indesign, LLC, an Indianapolis based engineering design firm, will exhibit at the 2017 International Consumer Electronics Show – January 5 – 8, 2017. This is Indesign’s 20th year to exhibit at the International CES.

The 2017 International CES® is the world’s largest consumer technology tradeshow, featuring 4,216 exhibitors unveiling the latest consumer technologies across the entire ecosystem of consumer technologies. Exhibitors included manufacturers, developers and suppliers of consumer technologies. 2016 CES had over 170,000 attendees from more than 153 countries.

At CES, Indesign will showcase their electronic product development services as well as some of their recently designed high-tech products. Indesign will exhibit a variety of wireless and wired products including products that interface with smartphones, M2M products with internet connectivity, and products that expand the world of IoT connectivity. Many of these products were designed for the consumer electronics market; while some of the products were designed for industrial, medical, military and transportation markets.

Indesign CEO, Jerry Gotway commented: “Exhibiting at CES has been an important event for Indesign for the past 20 years. We are able to connect with current clients and make contact with new potential clients throughout the show. It is always exciting to see the newest technologies all in one place and see how our capabilities can help bring new products to the market.”

About CES 2017
The International CES is the world’s gathering place for all who thrive on the business of consumer technologies. It has served as the proving ground for innovators and breakthrough technologies for more than 40 years—the global stage where next-generation innovations are introduced to the marketplace. As the largest hands-on event of its kind, CES features all aspects of the industry. And because it is owned and produced by the Consumer Technology Association (CTA), the technology trade association representing the $220 billion U.S. consumer electronics industry, it attracts the world’s business leaders and pioneering thinkers to a forum where the industry’s most relevant issues are addressed.

Indesign Exhibits at CEDIA 2016

Indesign, LLC, an Indianapolis based engineering design firm, is exhibiting at CEDIA 2016 – the world’s premier showcase for home technology, September 15-17, 2016. The CEDIA 2016 show is the home technology industry’s flagship event where more than 18,700 professionals representing over 6,200 companies network, learn, and develop business relationships with leading manufacturers and service providers.

At CEDIA 2016, Indesign will showcase their electronic product development services as well as some of their recently designed high-tech products. Indesign exhibits a variety of wireless and wired products including products which interface with smartphones, M2M products with internet connectivity, and products with Graphical User Interface (GUI) displays. Many of these products were designed for the home electronics market.

About CEDIA
CEDIA is the leading global authority in the $17 billion home technology industry. CEDIA represents 3,700 member companies worldwide and serves more than 30,000 industry professionals that manufacture, design, and integrate goods and services for the connected home.

 

2016 Edison Gold Award™ Winner

On April 21, 2016, a Milwaukee startup company – ONKÖL – took top honors at the 2016 Edison Awards. ONKÖL won the 2016 Edison Gold Award™ in Health and Wellness – Safety & Health Monitoring. The company received the award for its innovative ONKÖL hub. The award was given at the black-tie Edison Awards Gala held at the historic Capitale ballroom in New York City.

Indesign, LLC, an Indianapolis engineering design company, developed the electrical hardware and the embedded software for the ONKÖL hub. The ONKÖL hub allows family members to stay connected with elderly loved ones by remotely monitoring activity from the loved ones’ health care devices. The ONKÖL hub receives information from a variety of wireless and wired health care devices (including blood glucose meters, pulse oximeters, blood pressure meters, emergency alert pendants, and smoke detectors), and the hub provides this information to the family members via a cellular communication link.

Indesign is proud to have been selected by ONKÖL for the electronics development of their hub, and Indesign is excited to congratulate ONKÖL on their Edison Gold Award™.

About the Edison Awards

The Edison Awards honor excellence in new product and service development, marketing, design, and innovation. Named for famed innovator Thomas Alva Edison, who achieved vast notoriety with 1,093 U.S. patents – the program annually honors the best in innovations and innovators. The Edison Award is one of the most prestigious accolades a company can receive for innovation and business success. The nominees for the Edison Awards were judged by a panel of over 3,000 business executives, including past award winners, academics, and leaders in the fields of design, engineering, science, and medicine. For more information about the Edison Awards, Edison Universe and a list of past winners, visit www.edisonawards.com.

About ONKÖL

ONKÖL is a company whose mission is to enable the newest Internet of Things (IoT) innovations to work for the benefit of the elderly and those who care about them. Its flagship product is the ONKÖL hub: a beautiful device that simultaneously links a wide variety of third-party home and health monitoring sensors directly to family members, professionals, and data platforms. For more information about ONKÖL, visit www.onkol.net.

Indesign, LLC Receives Top Workplaces Award

For the sixth consecutive year, Indesign, LLC has been selected as one of Central Indiana’s Top Workplaces based on a survey conducted for the Indianapolis Star newspaper. Indesign was ranked in the small companies’ category for the award. The Top Workplaces rankings are determined based on employee feedback.

The Indianapolis Star partnered with Philadelphia-based WorkplaceDynamics, an independent employee survey firm, to determine the region’s Top Workplaces. WorkplaceDynamics, LLC, is a leading research firm on organizational health and employee engagement.

The employee survey included 22 questions covering areas such as company values, leadership, management, benefits, pay, growth opportunities, training, appreciation, retention and work/life balance. More information about the Top Workplaces lists and WorkplaceDynamics can be found at www.topworkplaces.com.

 

Indesign Named One of The Best Places to Work

Indesign, LLC was recently named as one of the 2016 Best Places to Work in Indiana, making this the 7th consecutive year for Indesign to be selected.

The top companies in the state were determined through employer reports and comprehensive employee surveys. The Best Companies Group, which handled the selection process, oversees similar programs in 23 other states.

Indesign’s Executive VP, Kathy Rima, commented “We are proud to be once again recognized as one the outstanding employers in the State of Indiana. This award reflects our employee’s focus on our core values of Teamwork, Respect, Integrity, and Excellence, making Indesign a great place to work.”

 

Indesign Exhibited at 2016 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES®)

Indesign, LLC, an Indianapolis based engineering design firm, exhibited at the 2016 International Consumer Electronics Show – January 6 – 9, 2016. This was Indesign’s 19th year to exhibit at the International CES.

The 2016 International CES® is the world’s largest consumer technology tradeshow, featuring 3,631 exhibitors unveiling the latest consumer technologies across the entire ecosystem of consumer technologies. Exhibitors included manufacturers, developers and suppliers of consumer technologies. CES had over 170,000 attendees from more than 153 countries.

At CES, Indesign showcased their electronic product development services as well as some of their recently designed high-tech products. Indesign exhibited a variety of wireless and wired products including products that interface with smartphones, M2M products with internet connectivity, and products that expand the world of IoT connectivity. Many of these products were designed for the consumer electronics market; some of the products were designed for industrial, medical, military or transportation markets.

Indesign CEO, Jerry Gotway commented: “Indesign views CES as an important opportunity to experience the latest in the field of consumer technology. We use this show every year to make contact with clients, and meet new potential clients. There were a lot of new connected devices at the show this year further expanding the reach of the Internet of Things. Indesign is well equipped to make devices connect, so we are excited to see what the next year holds for our IoT capabilities.”

About CES 2016
The International CES is the world’s gathering place for all who thrive on the business of consumer technologies. It has served as the proving ground for innovators and breakthrough technologies for more than 40 years—the global stage where next-generation innovations are introduced to the marketplace. As the largest hands-on event of its kind, CES features all aspects of the industry. And because it is owned and produced by the Consumer Technology Association (CTA), the technology trade association representing the $220 billion U.S. consumer electronics industry, it attracts the world’s business leaders and pioneering thinkers to a forum where the industry’s most relevant issues are addressed.

 

Indesign, LLC Offers Expanded IoT Design Capabilities

Indesign, LLC, a nationally recognized engineering design firm specializing in electronic product development, has expanded its design capability for embedded system products requiring Internet of Things (IoT) capabilities. Indesign engineers have recently completed many different product developments incorporating technologies supporting IoT.

The convergence of many technologies such as embedded processors, wireless communications (Bluetooth, WiFi and cellular) and sensors / sensor networks; along with the Internet and web services have enabled the Internet of Things. IoT allows for objects to be remotely monitored and controlled across private and public networks, such as the cell phone network. With the rapid advancement of many of the underlying technologies, IoT can be implemented very efficiently. Indesign engineers have implemented IoT capabilities into many products for the medical / personal health, industrial, consumer electronics and other markets.

CEO of Indesign, Jerry Gotway commented, “The possibilities of IoT are really limitless. It’s very exciting to be working on products that utilize IoT. Many of our clients have introduced or will be coming out with products that enhance the lives of the people using them. Other products will enable features and functions that, without IoT, just wouldn’t be possible.”

Indesign’s engineering team has created hardware and firmware that support the underlying technologies used to implement IoT functions. Indesign has designed and incorporated Bluetooth, WiFi and cellular radios into numerous products. Indesign engineers have worked with many of the Internet communication and security protocols that IoT requires. Indesign can provide a full-turnkey product development solution, resulting in a design that is ready for production.