CoolIT Systems Named Exporter of the Year at 2015 Alberta Export Awards
Liquid cooling expert also wins 2015 Advanced Tech & Innovation Award category
Calgary AB. Tuesday 08 December, 2015 – CoolIT Systems, Inc., the world leader in Direct Contact Liquid Cooling technologies for desktops, server and data centers, is proud to announce it has been named 2015 Exporter of the Year Award at the Alberta Export Awards ceremony hosted by Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME) and JuneWarren-Nickle’s Energy Group (JWE) in Calgary on Thursday 3rd December.
The recipient of the Exporter of the Year Award is selected from the winning firms in all other categories. It recognizes ‘the best of the best in Alberta’s export sector; a company that has excelled in export achievement and has significantly contributed to the provincial economy through growth in their community, new investment and job creation.’
CoolIT Systems was also a finalist for the Manufacturing and Consumer Products categories and was a winner of the Advanced Technology & Innovation 2015 award. This award celebrates companies that have successfully harnessed the powers of intellectual property and demonstrated significant year-to-year percentage sales growth over the past year.
“The Alberta Export Award applicants, finalists and winners exemplify the values and benefits of exporting,” said David McHattie, Chairman of Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters of Canada. “It is essential that we learn from these companies experiences, and celebrate their successes.”
“CoolIT Systems is honored to be named the top exporter in Alberta. Our team works relentlessly at designing, manufacturing and installing industry leading liquid cooling products across the globe. 96% of our solutions are exported. We are thankful to have access to such outstanding resources to enable us to achieve this in the Province of Alberta.”
Selection criteria was based on the demonstration of a year-to-year percentage growth in the value of export sales, ability to overcome challenges or obstacles in a new international market, use of innovation and strategies to promote brand awareness in the market and growth in business as a result of entering an international marketplace.
About Alberta Export Awards
The Alberta Export Awards pay tribute to the innovative approaches and contributions of Canadians and Canadian export companies. Produced by JuneWarren-Nickle’s Energy Group in partnership with the Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters, the awards celebrate excellence in exporting innovation and identifies top exporting businesses and individuals that are furthering the important role of exporting within the Canadian economy.
About Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME)
Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME) is Canada’s largest trade and industry association and the voice of manufacturing and global business in Canada. Collectively, CME’s membership network accounts for an estimated 82 per cent of Canadian manufacturing production and 90 per cent of all goods and services exports. CME’s mission is to assist Canadian manufacturers and exporters to compete and win in domestic and global markets by leveraging the leadership, expertise, connections and strengths of their members. For more information on CME, please visit cme-mec.ca
About JuneWarren-Nickle’s Energy Group (JWN)
June Warren-Nickle’s Energy Group (JWN) is Canada’s most trusted provider of information, intelligence, and insight about Canada’s energy industry. Previously known as JuneWarren Publishing and Nickle’s Energy Group, JuneWarren-Nickle’s Energy Group was formed in 2008 following the purchase of both companies by Glacier Media Inc.
About CoolIT Systems
CoolIT Systems Inc. is a world leader in Direct Contact Liquid Cooling (DCLC) for the Data Center, Server and Desktop markets. As an experienced innovator with 50 patents and more than 2 million liquid cooling units deployed, CoolIT brings a wealth of design, engineering, and manufacturing knowledge to the table. CoolIT’s Rack DCLC™ platform is a modular, rack-based, advanced cooling solution that allows for dramatic increases in rack densities, component performance, and power efficiencies. The technology can be deployed with any server and in any rack making it a truly flexible solution that allows for an edge in today’s highly competitive marketplace.