Miyachi Unitek Finalist for Innovation Award MONROVIA, CA – Miyachi Unitek Corporation, a leading manufacturer of welding equipment and laser processing systems, announces that it was named one of 14 finalists in the Patrick Soon-Shiong Innovation Awards, presented by the Los Angeles Business Journal and NantWorks. Miyachi Unitek was honored as an organization which expands the boundaries of its industry and leads the region in impactful innovation. Finalists were selected by an advisory committee of forward thinking leaders from California businesses, universities, and government institutions. They were evaluated on their innovative products and services, industry and community involvement, and the recommendation of other professionals. Miyachi Unitek competed against over 100 other entrants for a spot as one of the 14 finalists. In what is a testament to the company’s industry-wide influence and investment in California’s technology sector, they are also currently working on application development with two of the overall winners. “This honor is made possible through the creative and innovative contributions of our employees and suppliers,” said David Fawcett, President & CEO at Miyachi Unitek, “They are, together, committed to providing cutting-edge manufacturing solutions to our many loyal customers worldwide.” About Amada Miyachi America Since 1948, Amada Miyachi America, Inc. has worked to achieve one goal: to solve customer’s manufacturing challenges. Knowing there is no one solution that fits all, the company strives to provide customers with innovative and reliable manufacturing technology solutions in an effort to be their single source provider. Amada Miyachi America manufactures equipment and systems for resistance welding, laser welding, laser marking, laser cutting, hermetic sealing and hot bar reflow soldering and bonding. The company serves a wide range of markets including medical devices, battery, aerospace, automotive and electronic components. Amada Miyachi America is an ISO9001 certified company. Contact Amada Miyachi America at [email protected]. Learn more about the company’s products and services at www.amadamiyachi.com.