dacadoo wins BIG Innovation Award 2016 in the USA

dacadoo has been named a winner of the BIG Innovation Awards 2016 presented by the Business Intelligence Group in the USA

03 FEBRUARY 2016, ZURICH, SWITZERLAND
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The Swiss mobile health company dacadoo announced today that it has been named a winner of the BIG Innovation Awards 2016 presented by the Business Intelligence Group in the USA.

dacadoo, an innovator in digital health prevention, develops and operates its online and mobile dacadoo health engagement platform that enables individuals to track their health and well-being in an easy and fun way, using motivation techniques from online games, social features and personalized feedback to engage participants to remain active and adopt a healthier lifestyle.

Today dacadoo announced it has been named a winner of the 2016 BIG Innovation Awards presented by the Business Intelligence Group in the USA, which published the nominees and the winners of the BIG Innovation Awards 2016. This annual business awards program recognizes those who have brought new ideas to life and seek to change the way we all experience the world. Organizations from across the globe submitted their recent innovations for consideration in the 2016 BIG Innovation Awards. Nominations were then judged by a select group of business leaders and executives who volunteer their time and expertise to score submissions and provide feedback.

“It was clear from our judges that dacadoo deserved to be recognized as a leader in innovation and we are proud to award them the 2016 BIG Innovation Award,” said Russ Fordyce, managing director of the Business Intelligence Group.” Peter Ohnemus, President and CEO of dacadoo, commented: “What a great start into 2016 with this recognition from the USA! As a Swiss company this is a special recognition and we are honored to receive this prize.”


About Business Intelligence Group

The Business Intelligence Group was founded with the mission of recognizing true talent and superior performance in the business world. Unlike other industry and business award programs, business executives—those with experience and knowledge—judge the programs. The organization’s proprietary and unique scoring system selectively measures performance across multiple business domains and then rewards those companies whose achievements stand above those of their peers.

Press contact:
Russ Fordyce, contact@bintelligence.com
Business Intelligence Group, www.bintelligence.com, @BigAwards


About dacadoo

The dacadoo mobile health engagement solution enables individuals to track, manage and benchmark their health in an easy and fun way on their smartphones. dacadoo calculates a personal Health Score, a scientifically calculated number from 1 (low) to 1,000 (high). The score works as an indicator and moves up or down in real-time, depending on how body values, emotional wellbeing and lifestyle (exercise, nutrition, stress and sleep) change. To remain active, motivation techniques from behavioral science and online games, social features and personalized feedback are applied. The award-winning company is working with strategic partners from key industries to bring the patented Health Score solution to the global health and well-being market.

Press contact:
Manuel Heuer, manuel.heuer@dacadoo.com
www.dacadoo.com / http://blog.dacadoo.com / https://twitter.com/dacadoo

Video: dacadoo Health Score - Explained in 90 Seconds

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"What a great start into 2016 with this recognition from the USA! As a Swiss company this is a special recognition and we are honored to receive this prize." Peter Ohnemus, President and CEO of dacadoo
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About dacadoo

Live healthy! Track and benchmark your health and fitness. Get your dacadoo Health Score, share activities with friends, win challenges!

dacadoo has developed an easy-to-use, wireless, secure and fun way to manage your personal health & fitness from a lifestyle, wellness and chronic disease perspective called the dacadoo health platform.

The platform calculates your personal dacadoo Health Score, a number from 1 (poor) to 1’000 (excellent). It is a directional relative indicator of your current health and fitness status in real-time. By integrating gaming and social networking principles, dacadoo motivates you to be active in an easy way by automatically tracking and comparing your personal health, fitness and lifestyle.

The dacadoo health platform enables the tracking of over 100 fitness activities (outdoor and indoor sports) either over the mobile dacadoo tracker app or via manual entry. The dacadoo energy models are based on MET (metabolic equivalent of Task)* which measures the intensity of a physical activity. *Compendium of Physical Activity, Stanford University

Download the free dacadoo smartphone tracker app for iPhone, Android and BlackBerry to track your fitness activities automatically.

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