Press Release

StarFish Medical named BE Technology Business of the Year

January 22, 2016


Victoria BC—January 22, 2016—StarFish Medical, a 2016 Profit 500 medical device design and manufacturing company was named Technology Business of the Year at the packed 16th Annual Vancouver Island Business Excellence Awards Gala Thursday night at the Coast Bastion Hotel, Nanaimo BC.

The 16th Annual Gala celebrated the very best of Vancouver Island business in 17 different categories. 81 finalists were judged by an independent panel of business leaders in six areas to determine the category winners.

“It’s exciting to be part of  a vibrant technology community based in the pristine beauty of Vancouver Island.  We’re proud to serve MedTech clients throughout North America with world-class innovation and a group of talented employees from all over the globe,” notes StarFish Medical CEO and Founder, Scott Phillips.


Charles Garcia accepts the Technology Business of the Year award at January 21, 2016 BE Excellence reception.

Charles Garcia accepts the Technology Business of the Year award at the January 21, 2016 Business Excellence (BE) reception.

“Some truly amazing businesses were honoured at the awards, and deservedly so,” says Mark MacDonald of Business Examiner, which coordinated the event. “There are some very positive stories, and it’s astonishing to see the variety of ideas that have become successful businesses all across Vancouver Island.”

About StarFish Medical
StarFish Medical is a Medical Device Design company with a full complement of design, development, and manufacturing services. We use our Pathfinder™ process to reduce wasted effort and increase success for medical device product definition, technical engineering, and product development. Prototype and volume production are delivered within an ISO 13485 certified Quality Management System with an FDA registered manufacturing and clean room facility.

StarFish Medical media contact:

Mike Camplin
250.388.3537 x210
[email protected]

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