Awards

Fierce Innovation Awards: Healthcare Edition 2016

Impinj has been selected as a finalist for the Fierce Innovation Awards: Healthcare Edition 2016, in the category of Financial and Operational Solutions for The DeRoyal® Continuum® Safe which utilizes the Impinj platform. This awards program is from the publisher of FierceHealthcare, FierceHealthIT, and FierceHealthPayer.

2016 Tech Impact Awards Emerging Technology/Productivity

Impinj was presented with the 2016 Tech Impact Award for Emerging Technology/Productivity . This award spotlights companies in the Puget Sound region whose efforts and accomplishments have been instrumental in the growth of Seattle's growing dominance in the cloud and the emergence of big data analytics.

IoT Evolution 2016 Asset Tracking Award

The Impinj Platform was presented with the 2016 IoT Evolution Asset Tracking Award. The award honors excellence in innovation utilizing IoT technologies to automate the asset tracking functions to increase efficiencies, reduce theft, or optimize utilization of the asset. To learn more about the Impinj platform, visit the product page.

IDTechEx Award Best IoT Technology Development 2016

The Impinj platform was given the Best IoT Technology Development award at the 2016 IDTechEx Show! in Berlin, Germany. The IDTechEx Awards recognize outstanding company development and success. To learn more about the Impinj platform, visit the product page.

GeekWire Geekiest Office Space Award 2016

Impinj headquarters, located in Seattle’s South Lake Union neighborhood, was a finalist for GeekWire’s Geekiest Office Space award. With Lake Union, Space Needle and Olympic Mountains views, foosball and ping pong tables, an always-stocked snack bar and ergonomically-friendly height-adjustable desks, the Impinj office offers top amenities that keep employees happy throughout the day. Interested in working at Impinj? View open positions.

IoT Evolution Excellence Award 2015

Impinj's Monza R6 tag chip received the 2015 IoT Evolution IoT Excellence Award. The 2015 IoT Excellence Award honors innovative products that support the availability of information being deduced, inferred and directly gathered from sensors and systems that support better business and personal decisions. To learn more about Monza R6, visit the product page.

Finance Monthly Magazine CFO Awards 2015

Impinj Chief Financial Officer Evan Fein was named a 2015 top CFO by Finance Monthly Magazine. The 2015 Finance Monthly CFO awards shine a spotlight on the outstanding work being carried out by financial executives across the globe.

ACE Awards Innovator of the Year 2015

Impinj CEO Dr. Chris Diorio was named the 2015 ACE Awards Innovator of the Year for his commitment to electronics innovation and leadership in the RAIN RFID community. From driving standards to pioneering innovations, Chris has made profound contributions to an industry that would not be the same without him. The ACE Awards, developed in 2005 and presented by EE Times and EDN, are awarded each year to celebrate the individuals, companies and products that demonstrate innovation and leadership in electronics industry. The ACE Awards are judged by industry experts, comprised of the leading voices of academia, industry executives and content experts. To learn more about this accolade, read the recap on the Impinj Blog.

ACE Awards Internet of Things Product of the Year 2015

Impinj's Monza R6 tag chip was named the 2015 ACE Awards Internet of Things Product of the Year. The ACE Awards, developed in 2005 and presented by EE Times and EDN, are awarded each year to celebrate the individuals, companies and products that demonstrate innovation and leadership in electronics industry. The ACE Awards are judged by industry experts, comprised of the leading voices of academia, industry executives and content experts. To learn more about Monza R6, visit the product page.

North American RFID Readers in Healthcare Customer Value Leadership Award 2015

Impinj was recognized with the North American RFID Readers in Healthcare Customer Value Leadership Award. Frost & Sullivan’s Best Practices Awards recognize companies throughout a range of regional and global markets for superior leadership, technological innovation, customer service, and strategic product development. For more information, read the full press release.

Tech Impact Award 2014

Impinj was recognized with the Silver Award in the Emerging Tech category of Seattle Business Magazine’s 2014 Tech Impact Awards. The Tech Impact Awards celebrate individuals and companies across Washington state whose technology is making a significant impact on business, industry or society.

Best Places to Work 2014

Impinj was named the 18th best company to work for, in the large company category, at the 2014 Seattle Business Magazine 100 Best Companies to Work For awards dinner. Employees of each company honored were surveyed on many aspects of the company, including leadership, communication and benefits, and winners were chosen based on the results of over 10,000 employee surveys.

Puget Sound Business Journal 2014 CFO of the Year

Puget Sound Business Journal named Impinj's Evan Fein 2014 CFO of the Year in the small, private company category. These prestigious awards recognize financial professionals in Washington State for exemplary performance in their roles as corporate financial stewards. Teh PSBJ require that honorees demonstrate outstanding financial acumen and exhibit superb leadership within their company and community.

RFID Journal Live! 2013 Best in Show

Impinj won "Best in Show" at the RFID Journal Live! 2013 exhibition and conference held in Orlando, Florida. Impinj received the award for the recently launched Speedway xArray gateway system, which provides wide-area monitoring and tag direction capability in a low cost package that's easy to deploy.

Best Places to Work 2013

The Seattle Met magazine recognized Impinj as the 12th best place to work in Seattle.

2011 North American RFID Product Differentiation Excellence Award

Frost & Sullivan recognized Impinj, Inc. with the 2011 North American Frost & Sullivan Award for Product Differentiation Excellence for the Monza 5 RFID chip

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Inc. 5000 List

Impinj, Inc. was selected as one of the top 5000 fastest growing companies for 2011 by Inc. magazine.

40 under 40 Award for 2011

Evan Fein, Impinj's CFO, was selected for the Puget Sound Business Journal 40 under 40 award 2011. This award identifies men and women under the age of 40 who are dynamic leaders in their business, their industry and their community.

IEC 1906 Award for 2011

Chris Diorio, Impinj's Chairman and CTO, was selected as an IEC 1906 Award winner for 2011 for his contributions to the development of ISO/IEC 29167-6, which deals with privacy/security and file management for RFID. "The IEC 1906 Award commemorates the IEC's year of foundation and honors IEC experts around the world whose work is fundamental to the IEC." Learn more at the IEC website.

2011 Special Achievement Award

Chris Diorio, Impinj's Chairman and CTO, won the RFID Special Achievement award from RFID Journal at the RFID Journal Live! 2011 show held in Orlando Florida.

2010 Best in Show

Impinj won "Best in Show" at the RFID Journal Live! 2010 exhibition and conference held in Orlando, Florida. Impinj received the award for the Monza 4 tag chip family

, which has innovative privacy features and the ability to be read regardless of orientation to the reader (interrogator), thanks to support for two tag antennas.

Technology Fast 50

Impinj took a seventh place finish in Deloitte's prestigious Technology Fast 50 program for Washington State, which ranks the 50 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications and life sciences companies based upon percentage revenue growth from 2003 through 2007.

2008 Global RFID Emerging Technology of the Year Award

For its continued commitment to the RFID industry and sustainable technical advantage for the future, Impinj is the recipient of the 2008 Emerging Technology of the Year. Each year, Frost & Sullivan presents this award to the company that has demonstrated technological superiority within its industry. It recognizes the ability of the company to successfully develop or introduce a new technology, formulate a well-designed product family, and make significant product performance contributions to the industry.

2008 North American Pharmaceutical Security Technology Innovation of the Year Award

Frost & Sullivan’s Technology Innovation Award is bestowed upon a company (or individual) that has carried out new research, which has resulted in innovation(s) expected to bring significant contributions to the industry in terms of adoption, change, and competitive posture. This award recognizes the quality and depth of a company’s research and development program as well as the vision and risk-taking that enabled it to undertake such an endeavor.

AIM Honors Industry Leaders at 2007 Showcase

The Ted Williams Award will be presented annually to a professor or student in recognition of innovative and exceptional contributions that further the growth of the industry through their work as an educator and entrepreneur. Dr. Diorio is an Associate Professor of Computer Science and Engineering at the University of Washington, as well as Chairman and Co-Founder of Impinj.

Outstanding Financial Performance by a Private Fabless Company

Members of the semiconductor industry selected the Most Respected Private, Public, and Emerging Public Fabless Company Award winners and identified Impinj as one of the companies they most respect in terms of product, vision and future opportunity.

Innovator of the Year, Runner-Up

Impinj was recognized for innovative semiconductor design technology by the Wall Street Journal and an independent panel of judges.

Entrepreneur of the Year - Finalist

Impinj CEO William Colleran recognized as an outstanding entrepreneur for showing sustainable growth, growth in the number of employees, risk taken, and the story behind his success.

Top 50 High Tech Firms

Impinj was named one of the top 50 High Tech Firms in Washington by Washington CEO magazine.

Top 100 Private Company

Impinj was handpicked for the Top 100 Private Company award by the AlwaysOn editorial team based on a set of five criteria -- innovation, market potential, customer adoption, media buzz and investor value creation.

Venture of The Year

Impinj was named 2005 Venture All Star Company of the Year for Washington, Oregon, and B.C. Selection criteria included: strong management, financial backing, and high-growth potential.

Best of Washington

Impinj was selected as Washington's Best Venture Backed Company in 2005.

100 Private Companies of North America

Impinj was selected as 1 of top 100 private companies in 2005 by the Red Herring. The award highlights the most exciting startups from Asia, Europe and the Americas.

Design Team of the Year - Finalist

Impinj engineers were recongnized by EE Times as a team whose system-or IC-level design made a significant contribution to the furtherance of technology and whose project management abilities were creative, efficient and inspiring.

Top 100 Innovator

Selected as 1 of top 100 innovators in 2004 by Red Herring. Red Herring's list of Top 100 Innovators is a dinifitive list of technology companies that are making an impact and have achieved significant breakthroughs while demostrating leadership.

Comet Award

Impinj received the "2002" Comet Award" from Communications Systems Design, CommsDesign.com and Electronic Engineering Times magazines. Impinj was selected by the editors of these publications because of the technological innovations, vision and focus of the company.

Best of the Best

Selected as 1 of top 3 semiconductor startups by Red Herring. Red Herring is a global media company which unites the world’s best high technology innovators, venture investors and business decision makers in a variety of forums.

Startup of the Year

Impinj was selected as 1 of top 10 fabless semiconductor startups by Fabless Semiconductor Association (FSA). The award recognizes companies that excelled in the areas of innovation, management team, growth, strategic partners, intellectual property and capitalization.

Startups Graduate with Honors

Impinj was selected as 1 of 7 "hottest" startups by the MIT Technology Review. The MIT Technology Review equips its audiences with the intelligence to understand a world shaped by technology.

Most Promising New Technology

Impinj received the "Most Promising New Technology" award from Washington state's influential technology association, the WSA. The WSA's Industry Achievement Awards celebrate companies and government entities that best demonstrate excellence in technology.

Venture All Star

Impinj was selected as 1 of 25 of the region's venture backed companies with the brightest prospects for success at the Annual Venture All Stars Awares Gala and NASDAQ Golf Tournament. The companies were selected from a pool of 25 nominated companies hailing from British Columbia, Oregon and Washington, and were evaluated from multiple business and funding criteria including: strong management, financial backing and high-growth potential


Impinj is the leading provider of RAIN RFID solutions that provide Item Intelligence in retail, pharmaceutical, healthcare, food and beverage, manufacturing and supply chain logistics, and many other industries.