StarFish July Medtech News + Insights is now online
July 9, 2019
StarFish July 2019 Medtech News + Insights is now online. In this issue: Patient monitoring devices and precision medicine Your summer plans Insights and observations...
May 15, 2015
Finalists are chosen from a survey given to current staff. The awards celebrate the achievements of technology companies responsible for making Greater Victoria the fastest growing technology region in B.C.
Scott Phillips, President of StarFish Medical, explains the significance of the award: “We’re delighted to belong to such a prestigious group of finalist companies celebrating a value that is core to our company. Our staff consistently rates the culture as a favorite part of working at StarFish.”
Employees created a list of activities and opportunities that confirm the unique culture and environment. Highlights include:
Commitment to staff
Provision of a pleasant workplace
“You have great staff. I’m sure you are very proud of them and the work environment that they all strive to foster. We got a sense that it is a great place to work and the work is rewarding and challenging. It was a very worthwhile trip, so helpful to get a closer look at engineering in the real world. ” –Gary, StarFish Visitor
VIATeC serves as the one-stop hub that connects people, knowledge and resources to grow and promote the Greater Victoria technology sector. This year, 50 companies and individuals are finalists in ten categories. The awards will be handed out at a gala evening June 26 at the Victoria Conference Centre. The finalists were selected from a total of 92 nominations.
Scott Phillips and StarFish Medical have previously won VIATeC awards in 2011 for Executive of the Year and in 2009 for Employee/Team of the Year. Executive of the Year recognizes an individual who has had a significant impact on the success of an organization as a direct result of their leadership. Employee/Team of the Year recognizes an individual or a team in the technology sector who demonstrates outstanding initiative and service delivery, and has had a significant impact on the company for which they work.