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Ann Arbor Spark

FastTrack Awards

FastTrack Winners

FastTrack Award Winners Honored at 2017 Annual Meeting

One-year award winners:

  • Ability to Engage, Inc. is a consultancy that specializes in the development and co-creation of brand equities, innovation, and consumer insights.
  • Akervall Technologies, Inc. manufactures the thinnest, most protective, and comfortable mouthguards on the market that let you talk, breathe, and drink.
  • DNA Software, Inc. provides solutions for the automated design of molecular diagnostics to detect disease with exquisite sensitivity and specificity.
  • H3D, Inc. offers the world’s highest-performance imaging spectrometers. Its technology is from research in the Nuclear Engineering department at the University of Michigan.
  • UIS Holding helps municipal water utilities and heavy power users and generators keep the power on and clean water flowing.


Two-year award winners:

  • Arbor Assays designs and produces the world’s most sensitive immunoassay and detection kids to facilitate cutting-edge science worldwide.
  • DocNetwork is the leading electronic health record system for camps, childcare, and schools.
  • J Keller Properties specializes in property management and real estate brokerage in the greater Ann Arbor market.
  • Torrent Consulting helps companies utilize their people, processes, and tools to harness the power of technology to change how they understand and interact with their customers.


Three-year award winner:

  • CEI Composite Materials is a full-service provider of architectural metal panel systems and components for the commercial construction industry.


Four-year award winners:

  • Human Element develops integrated eCommerce solutions for businesses and has active partnerships with global technology companies like Magneta, BigCommerce, Google, and others.
  • InfoReady Corporation’s cloud-based solutions use data science algorithms to match relevant information while automating all types of application processes.
  • McCreadie Group solves the nation’s leading research hospitals and colleges’ pharmacy challenges with software solutions that automate manual processes.


Five-year award winners:

  • Menlo Innovations provides innovative consulting through training, cultural transformation, software design and development, and project management agility.
  • Oxford Property Management is a full-service real estate company with more than 15 years experience in the greater Ann Arbor area.


Eight-year award winner:

  • Online Tech is the Midwest’s leader in secure, compliant hybrid cloud, co-location, disaster recovery, and offsite backup services.


Nine-year award winner: 

  • Caelynx is a Computer Aided Engineering (CAE) consulting company and CAE software distributor with expertise in Finite Element Analysis.


Ten-year award winner:

  • LLamasoft is the global leader in supply chain optimization software driving continuous improvement for the world’s largest companies.