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Nominations Now Open for 2015 Compass Intelligence Mobility, A-list in M2M & Green Technology Awards

Awards are selected by leading press and analysts and are announced at the 2015 International CES on Wed, Jan. 7, 2015 in South Hall Room S228 at 11:30 am

SAN ANTONIO, Texas, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Compass Intelligence (www.compassintelligence.com), a market analytics and consulting firm specializing in mobile and wireless, today announced that nominations are open for the 2015 Compass Intelligence Awards, which includes the Mobility Awards, the A-List in M2M awards and Bamboo Mobile Green Technology awards. The awards will be announced at an official press event at the 2015 International CES, which will be held on January 7, 2015 in room S228 in the South Hall of the Las Vegas Convention Center.

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The Mobility Awards have been held for the past decade to recognize vendors and service providers in the Mobile & Wireless industry. The A-List in M2M awards, established in 2012, recognize hardware, software, and service organizations that represent the transformational impact that M2M and IoT brings to businesses and consumers in a large variety of categories. The Bamboo Mobile Green Technology Awards recognize the eco-initiatives of cellular carriers and third party vendors in enabling the reuse and recycling of mobile hardware. In recognition of expanding list of products and services offered by companies using online and digital platforms, Compass Intelligence Awards now includes Best-in-breed Digital platforms. Leading mobile and wireless vendors and press will attend this event. Dr. Gerry Purdy, Compass Intelligence Chief Mobility Analyst, will emcee the event and luncheon.

The award recipients are selected by a group of leading industry analysts, editors, thought leaders, and journalists that cover these industries. The results will be announced at the second day of the 2015 International CES conference with an event that will include a luncheon, fireside chats with key mobile leaders, and recognition of the awardees. A new award for 2015 is the Lifetime Achievement award selected by the analyst team at Compass.

"Last year, Compass Intelligence Awards recognized visionary service providers, OEMs, hardware, and software vendors in the mobility market located at one of the largest technology conferences in the world," stated Stephanie Atkinson, CEO and Founder of Compass Intelligence. "We are excited to build on that foundation and produce a great networking event for members of the press, vendors and service providers. We are pleased to continue our affiliation with the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) for these awards."

Award nominations will remain open until September 5, 2014. The awards are open to all vendors and service providers that have products that ship in 2014. There is no charge to nominate a product or service. A company can nominate a product for up to two categories if their product clearly applies to the two categories. Compass has the right to remove a nominee from a category if it is not an appropriate nomination in that category.

Past Mobility Award recipients include Apple, Samsung, IBM, AirWatch, Google, Panasonic and others. Past A-list honorees include AT&T, Panasonic, Lenovo, OnAsset Intelligence, CradlePoint, Axeda, Spireon, Apriva among others. Last year, Bamboo Mobile Green Technology Awards were presented to Amazon, BestBuy, eRecyclingCorps, Sprint, Samsung and ecoATM.

If you are interested in participating or being considered, please visit http://forms.compassintelligence.com and select the appropriate category or contact the Compass Intelligence team directly at [email protected].

About Compass Intelligence

Compass Intelligence, a market analytics and consulting firm, specializes in strategy acceleration and insights for the high-tech and telecom industries while providing clients tailored services through excellent customer support. Compass Intelligence provides executive insights, market sizing/modeling, competitive analysis, strategic consulting and expert recommendations on multiple markets. Visit us at http://www.compassintelligence.com. Follow Compass Intelligence on Twitter at @CompassIntel

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