KP Technology received the award for ‘Best Innovation’ at this year’s Highlands & Islands Business Awards.
The awards which were sponsored by Ernst and Young, The Press and Journal, Highlands & Islands Enterprise, The Highland Council, BT Scotland and Highland Opportunity were presented by Bob McDowell, vice-president of Microsoft on Monday November 5th, 2007 at a lunchtime ceremony in the Drumossie Hotel in Inverness.
The award was collected by Professor Iain Baikie, Director of KP Technology, he said “We are delighted to be the recipients of this prestigious award and are most grateful for David Taylor at the Bank of Scotland, Wick, for nominating our company for this award. It was clear from the presentation ceremony that business innovation in the Highlands and Islands region is very strong and our competition included many companies which are significantly larger. Of all the prizes on offer this was the one that best fits the company profile and our aspirations for business growth”.