Vecna Technologies Awarded the Tibbetts Award for Exceptional Innovation

CAMBRIDGE, MA — Vecna Technologies, Inc. announced today that it has been awarded the Tibbetts Award from the Small Business Administration (SBA) for its high-performance healthcare solutions. SBA presents the awards to companies and individuals that have advanced technological innovation and economic growth. “This award represents and rewards the efforts of our team,” said Vecna CEO, Deborah Theobald. “The SBIR Program has become a cornerstone of our business development and has provided opportunities for us to grow as a company.” Vecna’s Tibbetts Award recognizes the company’s work meeting the Department of Veterans Affairs’ demand for improved access to healthcare. Additionally, Vecna’s cutting edge software technology has been implemented in hospitals and medical facilities throughout the US and Europe. Dr. Alvin Ramsey, Director of Products R&D, and Dr. Chris Larsen, Senior Scientist and Grants Manager, accepted the award at a ceremony this morning in Washington, DC. Afterward, Dr. Larsen met with SBA Administrator, Karen Mills, and attended a reception at the White House. “This is a proud day not only for Vecna but also for the city of Cambridge,” said Sean Greene, SBA’s Associate Administrator for Investment and Senior Adviser for Innovation. “Companies like Vecna represent the best in American ingenuity.” Founded in 1999 by MIT alumni, Vecna Technologies is a unique, high-technology company with offices in Cambridge MA, Greenbelt MD, Falls Church VA, and Silicon Valley. As the market leader in infection prevention software, patient self-service kiosks, and robotics, Vecna aims to deliver products and expertise in systems interoperability, process optimization and task automation to Save Time, Save Money and Save Lives. Vecna’s values of Excellence, Integrity and Service have helped the company gain a reputation for quality, trustworthiness and reliability.

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