Kempler & Strauss Named as a 2010 Mobile Excellence Awards Finalist

The W PhoneWatch Recognized in the "Best Mobile Product" Category for Achievements in the Mobile Technology Industry

Oct 26, 2010, 08:15 ET from VNA Group

SAN DIEGO, Oct. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Kempler & Strauss™, a world-leading designer and manufacturer of innovative mobile devices and wireless technology products, today announced that it has been chosen as a finalist in the 2010 Mobile Excellence Awards (MEAs), an industry awards program produced by Little Monster Media, that honors the best in mobile entertainment, including media, marketing and technology.  

Kempler & Strauss was selected as a finalist in the "Best Mobile Product" category for its award-winning, W PhoneWatch which combines the functionality of a number of devices into one wearable communication solution.  The product combines wristwatch, cell phone, Mp3 player, still/video camera, and a host of other useful features such as a touchscreen interface and Bluetooth capability into one wearable solution allowing users to wear their voice communication device wherever they go, keeping them connected at all times.  A video demonstrating the features of the W PhoneWatch is posted at:  

"We're pleased that the W PhoneWatch has been named a finalist in the Mobile Excellence Awards because it is a testament to our ongoing efforts to design and deliver innovative, cutting-edge consumer electronics that are both useful and versatile," explained Isaac Calderon, president of Kempler & Strauss.  "The wearable W PhoneWatch provides full cellphone functionality that is always with you making it an ideal solution for individuals that enjoy outdoor activities and are always on-the-go, giving them the peace-of-mind that a cell phone provides.  It's a product that was designed with the very definition of mobility in mind."

The Mobile Excellence Awards ( celebrate the best of the best in mobile technology and entertainment by honoring innovation, creativity and breakthroughs from all walks of the mobile ecosystem.  Judged by industry luminaries, finalists are scored based on criteria that will help to drive solutions and market initiatives that accelerate the growth of the mobile industry as a whole, including impact of technology used in the industry, creativity, ease of use and reach, and strategic initiative.  

"The growth of the Mobile Excellence Awards has been tremendous over the past three years and we are proud to announce such a strong line up of Mobile Innovators and stars as this year's finalists," said Founder & Chair of the Mobile Excellence Awards and CEO of Axis Public Relations, Sarah Miller. "We have clearly seen mobile innovation grow into one of the leading technological advancements in entertainment and media over the year and are proud to be at the forefront of the industry with such an innovative and prestigious event that truly honors the best of breed in mobile."

About Kempler & Strauss

Kempler & Strauss is a subsidiary of San Diego, Calif., based VNA Group, a conglomerate of companies that include transportation vehicles, fitness equipment, entertainment technology, and consumer products. Kempler & Strauss designs and manufactures innovative mobile devices and wireless technology products that enable consumers and businesses to enjoy the growing array of advanced applications made possible by the convergence of the Internet and entertainment industries.  Kempler & Strauss' business philosophy is simple: to dedicate their talent and technologies to creating superior products and services that contribute to a better global society.  

Kempler & Strauss is headquartered in San Diego, Calif. For more information, visit the company's Web site at

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The coveted Mobile Excellence Awards gives recognition to the best in mobile entertainment, including media, marketing and technology once a year in front of the industry's biggest influencers, movers and shakers. The MEAs honor excellence in achievements of mobile entertainment from start-ups to applications, to studios, including interactive media, film, television, music, games, agencies, and high-tech, brands and more. The MEAs honor the best of the best from all walks of the mobile entertainment ecosystem at the most prestigious and influential event of the year. For more information, please go to

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