Kiss Connector Wins CTA’s TechHome Mark of Excellence Award in the Disruptor Category

Las Vegas – Consumer Electronics Show – January 8, 2016Keyssa today announced its Kiss Connector, a contactless, solid state and nearly instantaneous method to move and stream massive files between and within devices, is the winner of the 2016 Mark of Excellence Disruptor Award. In conjunction with CE Pro Magazine, the Consumer Technology Association (CTA), bestows the annual award to recognize groundbreaking advances in consumer electronics.

“Thanks to Keyssa, the metal connector is not the only way devices can transmit high-speed signals,” said Eric Almgren, CEO of Keyssa. “Recognition from CTA is tremendous validation for the changes Kiss Connectivity will inspire in consumer behavior and industrial design – especially when it comes to easily transferring files between the thinnest, most attractive devices the world has ever seen.”

Presented at CES by an independent panel of industry experts, the Mark of Excellence Awards recognize the best in custom integration and installed technology from manufacturers, distributors and systems integrators across more than 30 award categories, including security, energy management, health and wellness, and home theater. For more information, click here.


About Keyssa

Founded in 2009, Keyssa, Inc. developed its breakthrough Kiss Connectivity solution, based on a proprietary solid state connector that uses Extremely High Frequencies (EHF) to provide low-power, high-speed data transfer – securely and simply. With over 150 patent filings, Keyssa reinvented the connector. Managed by an experienced team of multidisciplinary technologists and standards experts, Keyssa is backed by high-profile investors including Alsop Louie, Intel Capital, Nantworks, Neuberger Berman, Samsung, and Dolby Family Ventures.

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