iLOQ named Digital Technology Award winner in final of the European Business Awards 2019

iLOQ, a Finnish growth company which is transforming the locking industry, has been named winner of the Digital Technology Award for companies with a turnover of €26–150M in the grand final of this year’s European Business Awards. The award was presented to Chief Marketing Officer, Joni Lampinen, at an exclusive awards ceremony held in Warsaw, Poland.

Over 500 successful business leaders from across Europe came together at the two-day event, sponsored by RSM, with politicians, ambassadors and academics present to celebrate the remarkable business achievement of iLOQ in Europe’s biggest and most prestigious business competition.

iLOQ was named the winner following a final face-to-face judging session and was chosen out of over 150,000 businesses from 33 countries who were initially considered. In the rigorous, independently judged competition, 2753 businesses were named ‘Ones to Watch’ in July, and following a further detailed review, 363 companies were announced as ‘National Winners’ in September.

iLOQ’s digital locking and mobile access management solutions have revolutionized the locking industry by maximizing security, simplifying administration, reducing maintenance and environmental impact, and minimizing lifecycle costs. The innovative technology and software developed and patented by the Company enables electronic locking without batteries or cables.

“I am honoured to accept this award and would like to thank our customers and partners for their support. I would also like to thank all my colleagues from iLOQ for the passion and dedication they show each and every day which ensures we succeed in our goal of making life more accessible,” states Joni Lampinen, Chief Marketing Officer, iLOQ.

Adrian Tripp, CEO of the European Business Awards said: “iLOQ has reached the gold standard for business excellence by winning this award. The Company is a powerful example of a business meeting the challenges of a hugely competitive global marketplace, achieving phenomenal success, and making a positive difference to the world we live in. iLOQ deserves its success and we wish them well.”

Jean Stephens, CEO of RSM International, a leading global network of independent audit, tax and consulting firms said: “On behalf of RSM, I would like to congratulate this year’s worthy winners. Each and every one of these dynamic businesses symbolizes the innovative ethos and growth potential of Europe’s middle-market. We wish all of the finalists luck and success in their future endeavors.”

For further press information or for case studies/interviews, please contact:
Joni Lampinen, Chief Marketing Officer, tel. +358 40 3170 262, email joni.lampinen@iloq.com

iLOQ in brief
iLOQ is a rapidly growing Finnish company that is leading the technological revolution in the digital locking industry. iLOQ transforms mechanical locks into digital and mobile access management. iLOQ solutions are based on technologies developed and patented by the company, enabling electronic and mobile locking without batteries or cables. iLOQ replaces mechanical and electromechanical locking systems with environmentally friendly solutions that solve the problems of lost or copied keys, reduce lock maintenance and minimize lifecycle costs. www.iloq.com

About the European Business Awards
The European Business Awards is one of the world’s largest and most prestigious cross-border, cross-sector business competitions. Its primary purpose is to support and develop a stronger, more successful, innovative and ethical business community in Europe, as it believes businesses play a key role in addressing major issues faced across the world. The European Business Awards is now in its 12th year. This year it considered over 150,000 businesses from 33 countries. Sponsors and partners include Inflexion, Germany Trade & Invest and Cision PR Newswire. www.businessawardseurope.com