Queens Award Winners for Enterprise Innovation 2014
Sussex creative technology business 7thSense Design Ltd has been awarded the prestigious Queen’s Award for Enterprise Innovation ten years after being founded.
Known for some of the most advanced planetarium, 3D cinema, museum, theme park, projection mapping, and live event installations worldwide, the international market-leading team will be presented with the award by Her Majesty’s Lord-Lieutenant of the County in the coming weeks.
Recognising the best of British, the Queen’s Award is the highest accolade for UK businesses.
As providers of unique technology within the high-end Entertainment space, 7thSense is renowned for its Delta® Media Server product – a state-of-the-art video server and pixel management technology designed to take the highest quality films and content and plays back onto any giant screen or projected surface with results unlike any other system in the world.
Since 2004, 7thSense has established itself across many niche, high-value markets with its hardware and software products – all of which are invented and manufactured at our Upper Beeding headquarters in Sussex. With a recently opened office in Southfield, USA, this latest award marks the business’ tenth anniversary.
The 7thSense product family are key components inside some of the world’s most advanced and experientially breathtaking theme parks and visitor attractions, including Radio City Music Hall, Stonehenge Visitor Centre, Kennedy Space Centre, the Crown Jewels at the Tower of London, Sega Orbi, Japan, the California Academy of Sciences, and many theme park dark rides across Europe, China, the United States and Japan. To date, 7thSense has worked in hundreds of locations across four out of five continents. Its impressive installation history and feature list has earned it the title of one of the most advanced systems of its kind
The Queen’s Award for Enterprise Innovation category requires companies to demonstrate outstanding innovation and improvements in performance and commercial success continuously over the last five years. Achievement is assessed for invention, design or production, export success, the performance of the product submitted, export success, marketing and distribution, and after sales support and we are proud to be honoured in this way.