Honoring Innovations and Innovators

Since 1987, the Edison Awards™ have recognized and honored some of the most innovative new products, services and business leaders in the world. The Edison Awards symbolize the persistence and excellence personified by prolific innovator, Thomas Edison, while strengthening the human drive for innovation, creativity and ingenuity.


2018 Edison Achievement Award Honoree

Marillyn Hewson

Marillyn A. Hewson

Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer
Lockheed Martin Corporation
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Women Behind Innovation

  • Women Behind Innovation: Cindy Kent
    Cindy Kent is a healthcare veteran with 20+ years in the industry.  She is currently the President & General Manager for the 3M Infection Prevention Division—a $1.6B+ business committed to ...
  • Recognition & Visibility

    Distinguish your team, company, and your innovation. Gain broad international recognition and significant market visibility through your award.

  • Endorsement & Validation

    Being aligned with the Edison Awards provides validation of the winners’ innovations in the marketplace.

  • Support, Influence & Impact

    Edison Award global nominees represent active contributors to the cause and purpose of innovation in the world.

Thomas Edison
Our vision is continually guided by the legacy and vision of Thomas Edison and his Menlo Park team that successfully brought an unprecedented number of innovations to the market.

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