April 2017

SLINGSHOT was awarded Gold during the 3rd Outstanding Corporate Innovator Award Indonesia.

For more than 20 years, OCI awards, also known as Outstanding Corporate Innovator Award selection process has provided a mechanism to identify companies which create and capture value through Product and Service Innovation in New Product Development. In Indonesia, the award has been presented by PDMA Asia Pacific, together with PPM Manajemen and SWA Group. Some of its past global winners include Xerox, Starbucks Coffee, Sherwin Williams, Dupont, Sprint, FedEx, Bank of America, BMW Group and Corning.

Through months of extensive selection process, Slingshot was awarded Gold during the awarding night on the 18th of April 2017 at Ayana Mid Plaza ballroom, and at the same time being invited to present at the PDMA Annual Conference in Chicago  (USA) this upcoming November 2017 by Prof. Allan Anderson, NPDP being the Chair of PDMA Asia Pacific through the video shown that night.

Jeffrey Budiman, being the Chief Technology Officer of SLINGSHOT represented the company to receive the award on stage. “It is indeed an honor to all of us as this recognizes all the team’s hard work in delivering not only quality product, but also technology innovative solutions that are highly relevant to the market.”, said Budiman.

With this year’s theme “Crossing Borders and Boundaries through Advanced Product Innovation”, The Product Development and Management Association (PDMA) itself is a community of more than 2,000 members whose skills, expertise and experience power the most recognized and respected innovative companies in the world. Since 1976, it is the only organization that focuses on the unique set of integrated activities involved in the full lifecycle of product development and management, including innovation. Some of its global members Amway, Thomson Reuters, IBM, Commerce Bank, and Kimberly-Clark Corporation.