Laird Technologies Named as a 2013 CW 100 Company in M2M and Connected Devices

The Company is Honored for Fifth Consecutive Year


St. Louis, Missouri, USA – October 5th , 2012 – Laird Technologies, Inc., a global leader in the design and supply of customized performance-critical components and systems for advanced electronics and wireless products, today announced it has been named as a CW 100 company in M2M and connected devices by Connected World magazine.  

As determined by the editors of Connected World and its editorial board, the list is compiled from a selection of hundreds of firms, both private and publicly traded. Selection criteria includes: sales and earnings growth, contribution to the connected-devices space and innovation in multiple markets served during the past 12 months. The 2013 directory is the fifth time Laird Technologies has been named to this prestigious list. 

“Making the CW 100 for the fifth consecutive year is definitely on honor,” said Matt Judkins, Director of Marketing for Laird Technologies. “Any time you can be listed as one of the most innovative companies by a prestigious publication it gives validation to the great work being done by the company and all those that are pushing the envelope to bring cutting-edge products and solutions to the market.”  

The list represents the top companies demonstrating significant market traction and pursuing industry-changing technologies in connectivity. The complete list, along with extended write-ups can be found in the Nov/Dec issue of Connected World.  

Laird Technologies is active in the wireless M2M market, offering the widest range of high-performance wireless modules utilizing Bluetooth® technology, as well as integrated antennas, electronic components, Summit Brand Wi-Fi modules and Range-Amplified MultiPoint (RAMP) radio modules. The company’s broad selection of M2M products provides solutions for the automotive, telematics, healthcare, EPOS, retail, finance, security and asset management markets. 

Contact Information 

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Translated versions of this press release are available in Simplified and Traditional Chinese, Japanese, Korean, and German languages. 

About Laird Technologies, Inc.

Laird Technologies is a global technology company focused on providing components and solutions that protect electronic devices from electromagnetic interference and heat, and that enable connectivity through wireless applications and antenna systems.

Custom products are supplied to all sectors of the electronics industry including the handset, telecommunications, data transfer and information technology, automotive, aerospace, defense, consumer, medical, mining, railroad and industrial markets.

Laird Technologies, a unit of Laird PLC, employs over 9,000 employees in more than 46 facilities located in 16 countries.


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