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February 27, 2015 09:00 ET

wot.io's Tom Gilley Is a ConnectED Award Recipient

Company CTO Joins 2 Others Recognized at Annual Ceremony Sponsored by Connected World Magazine

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - Feb 27, 2015) - wot.io™, the leading data service exchange™ for connected device platforms, today announced that Tom Gilley, the company's Chief Technology Officer and Founder, is a recipient of a 2015 ConnectED Award. Presented by Connected World Magazine, the ConnectED Awards recognize individuals who have applied innovation and vision to successfully bring their ideas to the IoT/M2M and connected-device marketplace. Connected World Magazine presented both the Connected World Awards and the ConnectED Awards this week as a part of the annual Connected World Conference in Birmingham, Alabama.

Mr. Gilley was recognized for his achievements in developing an operating environment for publishers of IoT data -- the idea and core technologies of which were derived from his many years of professional experience.

"Tom exemplifies the very spirit of the ConnectED Award, one not only of innovation, but of practicality in finding elegant solutions to persistent challenges in our industry, and we are thrilled to recognize him for that," said Peggy Smedley, editorial director, Connected World Magazine. "Of note has been his recognition of the opportunity in unifying legacy connected device platforms and emerging IoT platforms with data services. The added value this has brought -- as demonstrated with wot.io's data service exchange -- will result in reduction in cost and time to market for many downstream solution providers."

"It is an honor to be recognized not only by my peers, but by the editors of one of the leading publications in the IoT/M2M space," said Mr. Gilley. "Our vision has always been to put data first, to create a scalable environment for connected device platforms to share data seamlessly, and it is gratifying to see that vision gain recognition. This award is not only a tribute to that vision, but to the foresight of our investors and partners, and it is my honor to share it with them."

About wot.io
Founded in 2014, wot.io offers a data service exchange for connected device platforms. The company solves the data integration challenge for organizations operating in the Internet of Things and Machine to Machine (M2M) industry by unlocking data value from disparate connected device platforms. wot.io partners with data service providers to drive business ROI through platform-integrated data retention, device management, data management, analytics, business intelligence and web automation offerings.

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About Connected World Magazine
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