Hong Kong, March 25, 2011 – Unlimited Innovation Ltd., a strategic design and development company, received the 2011 DutchCham SME Pioneer Award in recognition for its successful employment of innovative business approaches and contributions to Hong Kong industry.
Organized by the Dutch Chamber of Commerce and The Hong Kong General Chamber of Commerce, the award recognizes SMEs, which account for 98 percent of Hong Kong-based businesses, for outstanding business achievement, examining criteria such as solid business methodologies, quality product and service delivery, commitment to Corporate Social Responsibility and employee training and development.
“Unlimited Innovation sets the bar for local SMEs, clearly demonstrating how innovation can be applied to achieve business success,” said Jacqueline Baud, General Manager, Dutch Chamber of Commerce. “Unlimited Innovation’s core focus also aligns with one of the Hong Kong SAR Government’s key agendas to stimulate innovative design to drive competitiveness and leadership.
Founded in 2006, Unlimited Innovation consults with clients across sectors on the entire product development cycle – from idea generation to 3D-design to product manufacturing and packaging. The company’s clients include both multinationals such as A.S. Watson, Heineken and Philips as well as Hong Kong-based companies like Convenient Power, for which Unlimited Innovation has provided award-winning industrial design, and Goodmark Asia. Unlimited Innovation also creates and produces its own line of baby and children-related products called BabyZoo.
“Innovation is our foundation and at the core of everything that we do. We aim to make a difference through the designs we create which are conceptualized locally and realized and distributed globally,” said Hans Pompen, Founder and CEO, Unlimited Innovation. “It’s inspiring to achieve recognition through the Pioneer of the Year Award which is an important tool for promoting the importance of business innovation and design in Hong Kong.”
The DutchCham Pioneer of the Year Award accompanies Unlimited Innovation’s previous recognitions including The Shooting Star Award sponsored by the Dutch Chamber of Commerce, the Hong Kong Trade Development Council and Cathay Pacific Airways in 2010, and iParenting Media Award for its BabyZoo Night Light, and The Creative Child Award 2010 Product of the Year Award for its BabyZoo Sleeptrainer.