Awards won by Cel-Fi / Nextivity


Nextivity was ranked no. 157 on Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500, a list of the 500 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences, and energy tech companies in North America. Nextivity grew 533% during the eligibility period of 2011 to 2014.


Cel-Fi DUO was named a Silver winner in the 10th Annual 2015 IT World Awards in the Mobile and Wireless Solutions Category. These industry and peer awards from Network Products Guide are the world’s premier information technology awards honoring achievements and recognitions in every facet of the IT industry.


Nextivity has been named a Silver winner in the Fastest-Growing Company of the Year category in the Best in Biz Awards, the only independent business awards program judged by members of the press and industry analysts.


Cel-Fi DUO has been recognized as a finalist in the Annual 2015 Golden Bridge Awards, in the category of Innovations in Technology. The coveted annual Golden Bridge Awards program is a peer- and industry-recognition program that honors the world’s best in a number of business categories.


Nextivity won the Gold Stevie® Award in the Fastest-Growing Company of the Year in Canada and the U.S.A. category in the 12th Annual International Business Awards, the world’s premier business awards program. Stevie Award winners were determined by the average scores of more than 200 executives worldwide who participated in the judging.


Nextivity Inc. announced today that TMC, a global, integrated media company, has named Cel-Fi DUO as a 2015 Mobility Tech Zone Product of the Year Award winner. The awards are presented by TMC’s Mobility Tech Zone. The Mobility Tech Zone Product of the Year Award honors the development of technologies geared toward the evolution of a 4G, all IP, wireless network, including products, services, architecture and infrastructure, delivery, and applications.


2015 Nextivity was pleased to be recognized at ShowStoppers @ CES 2015, with an Envisioneering Award. The inventors, technologists, psychologists, marketers industrial designers and researchers at The Envisioneering Group will be reviewed the Cel-Fi DUO products, technologies and services and identified it as one of the most innovative products at the event

Envisioneering’s team include inventors, marketers, researchers and designers whose skills at recognizing innovation in all its forms attract thousands of news media and TV quotes and interviews each year.


2014 Nextivity Inc. Cel-Fi was awarded the 2014 Mobile Star Awards™ program. To achieve Superstar status a product must win in all three categories: Wireless Network Coverage, Operator Solutions: Wireless Coverage, and Wireless Network Success Story. The awards are hosted annually by the mobile technology news and directory site with the winners chosen by more than 10,000 readers.

“This is a very special achievement for Cel-Fi because these awards are chosen by readers,” said Werner Sievers, President and CEO of Nextivity. “We’re especially grateful to have been acknowledged Superstars in all three categories. This is a strong testament to the fact that our products are industry leaders in delivering superior voice and data services indoors.”


November 13, 2014 FierceMarkets announced today the winners of its third annual Fierce Innovation Awards: Telecom Edition. The Fierce Innovation Awards is an operator-reviewed awards program from the publishers of FierceWireless, FierceTelecom, and FierceCable. The Fierce Innovation Award Winner for Cell Sites and associated equipment we the Cel-Fi Duo from Nextivity.


September 10, 2014 The E-Tech Awards winners represent the most innovative emerging mobile services, solutions and technology from areas such as the cloud, network equipment, M2M and the Internet of Things. More than 50 industry experts, analysts and media examined and scored the nearly 300 entries across CTIA’s three programs to determine the finalists and winners, but the Cel-Fi Pro by Nextivity, the “Crowd Favorite,” represents the favorite product of Super Mobility Week attendees and online users.


September 25 2014 CE Pro Announces Winners of 6th Annual BEST Awards to recognize the most noteworthy new products and technologies for 2014, which were presented at CEDIA Expo 2014 CE Pro is pleased to announce the winners of the 2014 CE Pro BEST (Best Electronic Systems Technologies) Awards, recognizing the most noteworthy new products and technologies for 2014 Nextivity was honored in the category: Digital Phone System/Dedicated Intercom/Cellular Signal Booster, for the Cel-Fi PRO product.


December 19, 2013 – The Nextivity Cel-Fi Product was acknowledged with Shining Star Award. These awards honor both industry-leading mobile products and cutting-edge new solutions.


December 6, 2013 Nextivity Inc’s Cel-Fi Smart Signal Booster was chosen to receive the Most Innovative New Product (MIP) Award in the Hardware and General Technology category at the 2013 CONNECT MIP Awards ceremony. In its 26th year, the annual awards program continues its tradition of honoring San Diego’s leaders of innovation and groundbreaking new products launched in the last year.


May 10, 2012 Nextivity is pleased to be selected as one of the top 50 in the TIE 2012 Top Startups awards. TiE the world’s largest entrepreneurial organization has a reputation of honoring only the most enterprising companies. We are extremely honored to have been selected from among the thousands of applicants review. Nextivity was selected as one of 10 companies in the Mobile category.


October 1, 2011 – Nextivity announced today that it have been selected as a finalist in the Communication Products and Services Category for the upcoming 18th Annual TechAmerica High Tech Awards. As the leading voice representing the U.S. technology industry, TechAmerica takes pride in recognizing outstanding regional companies every year at its annual awards ceremony.


2011 Nextivity has been named the winner for the “Best Enabling Product/Technology for the Connected Home” in the awards portion of the Connected Home Global Summit which took place in London on May 24th-26th.


2009 Nextivity has been named as one of the Top 15 Companies of 2009 in the FierceWireless, Fierce 15. FierceWireless is the wireless industry’s daily monitor. Senior wireless industry executives rely on FierceWireless for breaking news on carriers & operators, the latest developments in wireless security and technology, and updates on wireless industry deals & investments.


2009 Nextivity was honored as a finalist in the ’Network Infrastructure – In-Building/Local Area Network Solution’ category. The CTIA Emerging Technology Awards program is designed to give industry recognition and exposure to the best wireless products and services in the areas of Consumer, Enterprise and Network technology. Products were judged by a panel of industry analysts, media and executives on their innovation, functionality, technological importance, implementation and overall ’wow’ factor.


2009 Nextivity was honored as a finalist for the “Red Herring 100 North America” award, a prestigious list honoring this year’s most promising private technology ventures in North America. The Red Herring editorial team used an intensely competitive process to select the most innovative companies from a pool of 1,200, leaving 200 finalists vying for this prestigious award. The nominees are rigidly evaluated on both quantitative and qualitative criteria, such as financial performance, technology innovation, quality of management, execution of strategy, and integration into their ecosystem.


2009 Cel-Fi has been chosen as the winner in the “Communications and IT” category of the CONNECT Most Innovative Product Awards. CONNECT is one of the most successful regional economic development programs for high technology and life science innovators in North America. The MIP Award winners were selected from 100 entries representing a broad range of companies within eight categories: action and sport, aerospace and security, cleantech, diagnostics and research tools, medical products, software, hardware and general technology and communications and IT.