ARLINGTON, Va., Nov. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On Tuesday, November 18, winners of the 2014 Life Science Industry Awards® were formally announced at the Grand Hyatt Washington in Washington, DC. The Life Science Industry Awards recognizes those life science suppliers that are best-in-class in 28 product and service categories.
The awards were presented by BioInformatics LLC, the premier market research and advisory firm serving the life science industry. The event was attended by industry executives and product and marketing professionals from 41 life science companies
Using industry best-practices market research methodologies, almost 6,000 scientists were surveyed to reveal preferred suppliers in 28 product, communications, and support categories. These scientists were drawn from BioInformatics LLC's online panel of scientists, The Science Advisory Board®. From the data collected, BioInformatics LLC analysts calculated an overall score for each nominated company based on the number of nominations received, as well as key measurements of customer satisfaction and loyalty.
"The vision and foresight of the companies we honored last night have made possible many of the scientific advances of the past decade," said Jennifer Cotteleer, CEO of BioInformatics LLC. "Life science tools companies are the foundation upon which biological research and drug discovery rest and we are proud to support them in understanding the needs of their scientific customers."
The Winners of the prestigious 2014 Life Science Industry Awards® are:
Best Use of Digital Media
Best High Throughput Screening & Analysis Systems
Becton, Dickinson & Co.
Best Cell Analysis Instruments (Flow Cytometer-Based)
Best Technical Support
Best Workflow Solutions – Cell-Based Research
Most Memorable Advertising
Best Protein Expression & Analysis Products
Best Workflow Solutions – Genomics
Best Cell Biology Instruments (Microscope-Based)
Breakthrough Product – Neuroscience Research
Cell Signaling Technology
Most Useful Website
"Greenest" Life Science Company
Best General Lab Equipment
GE Healthcare Life Sciences
Best Instrumentation for Protein Analysis & Purification
Best Protein Purification & Separation Products
Best High Throughput Sequencing Platform
Life Technologies (Thermo Fisher Scientific)
Best Cell Biology Products
Best Cell Culture Media & Reagents
Best Genomics Analysis Kits & Reagents
Best Instrumentation for Genomic Analysis
New England Biolabs
Best Molecular Biology Products
Best Nucleic Acid Purification & Separation Products
Most Helpful Sales Force
Company to Watch in 2015
Best Customer Service
Thermo Fisher Scientific
Best Workflow Solutions – Proteomics
2014 Market Leadership Award
This year's event was supported by the generous sponsorship of the Association of Commercial Professionals-Life Science, the Biotechnology Industry Organization, BroadOak Capital Partners, and UP, There Everywhere.
ABOUT BIOINFORMATICS LLC
Now celebrating 20 years in business, BioInformatics LLC and its SDi division form the premier research and advisory firm serving the life science industry. By leveraging our expert network of more than 72,000 life scientists, the company has supported more than 500 companies in creating insights that lead to better business decisions. Offerings include assessing the size and attractiveness of scientific markets, optimizing product configurations and pricing, validating corporate acquisitions, measuring customer loyalty, and evaluating brand strength and positioning.
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