A Swansea-based telecommunications technology firm has been named as the winner of the Outstanding Business category at a prestigious global business award.
CPR Global Tech, which manufactures the world’s best selling nuisance call blocking technology, CPR Call Blocker, and their latest product, a GPS tracking smartwatch for children called WatchuGPS, won the accolade at the 2016 Global Business Excellence Awards.
As one of the world’s most prestigious business accolades, the Global Business Excellence Awards attract a range of high profile entries, from international companies and public sector organisations to dynamic and innovative small to medium enterprises.
The award comes as CPR Global Tech, which has just been officially recognised as one of the fastest growing companies in Wales, has also just been shortlisted for the Amazon Growing Business Awards at the end of November. CPR’s founder and Chief Executive, Andrew Sandbrook, has also been selected to represent Wales and the South-west as a finalist in the Social Entrepreneur category for the Barclays Entrepreneurs Awards in London next month.
Mr Sandbrook said:
“We are very grateful to Global Business Excellence Awards for honouring us with this award. It recognises CPR’s strength in the market. As the world’s number one selling call blocking device, I am pleased that the hard work of all our much-valued employees has been recognised and it was an honour to be praised by the judges as an innovative, forward-thinking company, providing a useful device for millions of elderly and vulnerable people. I would like to thank all our employees for their dedication and creativity in helping us achieve this wonderful accolade.”
The Global Business Excellence Awards pride themselves on having a large panel of independent expert judges who select winners according to strict criteria for each category and sector; focusing on financial results, innovation and customer, employee, investor and community benefits.
Chairman of the judges said:
“CPR Call Blocker is fast becoming a global phenomenon with its best selling range of call blocking devices that stops nuisance calls and phone scammers in their tracks. CPR Call Blocker’s brilliant device plugs into a landline telephone and allows users to easily block unwanted phone calls. It is especially useful for the elderly and vulnerable and the millions of people who are fed up with unwanted calls. A huge round of applause for CPR for developing a really useful device and creating a thriving business.”