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Thursday, July 2, 2015

Warwick company with URI roots honored for innovation at White House ceremony

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FarSounder Inc., a Warwick-based high-tech company founded by University of Rhode Island Professor James Miller and his former student Matthew Zimmerman, was presented with the 2015 Tibbetts Award by the U.S. Small Business Administration at a White House ceremony on June 15.

The award honors the company for exemplifying the best in small business innovation research. FarSounder is one of 32 companies, individuals and organizations recognized this year. Christine Smith, executive director of the Rhode Island Science and Technology Advisory Council, nominated the company for the award.

Miller and Zimmerman started the company...


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