Company selected as finalist for Edison Award recognizing Most Innovative Startup

San Diego – Aug. 5, 2015 On-Ramp Wireless, the leading provider of long-range connectivity for the Internet of Things (IoT), today announced it has been nominated for a 2015 SPIFFY Award by the Telecom Council of Silicon Valley. The company was selected as a finalist for the Edison Award for Most Innovative Startup which recognizes contributions and technological innovations from emerging companies within the telecommunications industry.

On-Ramp Wireless has deployed over 30 communications networks across the globe utilizing its revolutionary RPMA® (random phase multiple access) technology – offering unmatched range, capacity, battery life and performance, operating in unlicensed spectrum. On-Ramp’s IoT/M2M (machine-to-machine) carrier-grade solutions are suitable for public and private multi-application deployments and provide enterprise-grade connectivity in the most demanding of environments.

“We are extremely honored to be nominated for this prestigious industry award,” said Kirsten Garvin, Sr. Marketing Manager, On-Ramp Wireless. “The SPIFFY awards are highly regarded and we thank the Telecom Council of Silicon Valley for their recognition of On-Ramp’s accomplishments in the telecommunications market.”

The SPIFFY Awards is an annual ceremony that recognizes the best telecom startups of the past year. Since TC3 2014, the Service Provider Forum (SPIF) and the wider Telecom Council will have reviewed over 200 young telecom companies. By simply being nominated for a SPIFFY, startups are recognized as the most elite in the industry with ideas, relevance and traction that appeal most to global service providers. Award categories include innovation, creativity, emergent entrepreneurship and competitive excellence. Winners will be announced during TC3 on the evening of Wednesday, September 30, 2015 at the Computer History Museum in Mountain View, Calif.

“The 2015 SPIFFY Awards mark the most competitive group of entrants to date,” said Liz Kerton, President of the Telecom Council of Silicon Valley. “SPIFFY nominees are chosen for their innovative solutions, approach to the market, and strong leadership. Winners are in an elite group that will secure attention from global service providers for years to come.”

About On-Ramp Wireless

On-Ramp Wireless enables long-range connectivity for the IoT. The company’s revolutionary RPMA® technology offers unmatched range, capacity, battery life and performance, operating in unlicensed spectrum. On-Ramp provides a carrier-grade system suitable for public and large-scale enterprise multi-application networks, with proven global deployments in the most demanding environments. A wide range of partners integrate the patented RPMA technology to deliver solutions for smart grid, industrial automation, smart city and other IoT and M2M applications. For more information on On-Ramp Wireless including specific information on how RPMA can solve your connectivity challenges, please visit: or follow us on Twitter @OnRampWireless.

About the Telecom Council of Silicon Valley

The Telecom Council of Silicon Valley is Where Telecom Meets Innovation. The Council connects the companies who are building communication networks, with the people and ideas that are creating it – by putting those companies, research, ideas, capital, and human expertise from across the globe together in the same room. Last year, The Telecom Council connected over 2,000 executives from 750 telecom companies and 60 fixed and wireless carriers across 40 meeting topics. By joining, speaking, sponsoring, or simply participating in a meeting, there are many ways telecom companies of any size can use the Telecom Council network. For more information and to join our invitation list, visit

Media Contact:

Kirsten Garvin
Sr. Marketing Manager
On-Ramp Wireless
Phone:  +1-858-312-6462