October 4th, 2018 (MERRIMACK, NH) — Waypoint Robotics has been named a finalist for the New Hampshire High Tech Council’s (NHHTC) Product of the Year award competition. Specifically, the council is recognizing Vector, our autonomous mobile robot, for the award.
The NHHTC Product of the Year award is given annually to a Granite State company that has developed innovative products within the past year and provides them a platform to network with fellow entrepreneurs and inventors to showcase their work. The finalist event includes tabletop demonstrations, a live seven-minute pitch, and a real-time selection of this year’s top product with audience involvement.
The five finalists will compete for a panel of judges and audience members at the 2018 Product of the Year Honors, to be held October 10 at the Manchester Country Club. Tickets to the event can be purchased here. Tickets are $50 for members, $75 for not-yet-members, $25 for students, and include refreshments and networking.
In nominating Waypoint’s Vector, NHHTC said: “The Vector from Waypoint Robotics, Inc. is an easy-to-use industrial strength, autonomous mobile robot that can go from crate to autonomous navigation in less than 15 minutes. Waypoint Robotics is a Merrimack-based company that develops, manufactures, markets, and sells easy-to-use, fully autonomous, industrial strength mobile robots.” Other New Hampshire companies nominated include B2W Software, DoseOptics, LLC, Measured Air Performance, and Pak Solutions.
You can read the full NHHTC announcement HERE. The New Hampshire High Tech Council is a member-driven organization with a focus on advancing innovation throughout the state of New Hampshire.
About Waypoint Robotics
Waypoint Robotics designs and manufactures robots just north of Boston, Mass., an area renowned for robotics innovation. Waypoint is building autonomous mobile industrial robots — real robots for the real world.