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ATSA Awards

ATSA Awards 2024

The ATSA Awards Night will be held in Brisbane on the 29th May 2024 at Brisbane City Hall. If you wish to learn more or register for tickets please download booking form or email events@atsa.org.au

Download the floorplan here.

We will be opening nominations for the next awards in early 2024.

ATSA Awards 2023

ATSA wishes to thank everyone who submitted a nomination for the 2023 awards. Only in its second year we were delighted with the number of nominations the awards program received. There were many fantastic submissions and many worthy winners.

Congratulations to all ATSA Award 2023 winners and finalists

Best New Product of the Year

Winner: Kera sit2sit hoist – Aidacare

Finalists:

C-Pen Reader 2

Donatello Plus Lift Recliner (Alivio)

KandoKutter safe knife

Klaxon Twist Power Assist

PDG Fuze Take-Apart tilt-in-space wheelchair

Quantum TB4

Scout Mobility Warrior Powered Hockey Wheelchair

SIMO

VivaPlus Seat Walker

Wonderseat by Spex

Ziggy by Luddi

Dealer of the Year

Winner: Wild West Wheelchairs

Finalists:

Advanced Mobility

Australian Mobility Equipment

GTK

HospEquip

Independence Automotive

Motum

Unicare Health

 

Supplier/Manufacturer of the Year

Winner:Unicare Health

Finalists:

Avail Designs

Caremed Healthcare

KCare Healthcare Solutions

Medifab

Mobility Engineering

Novacorr Healthcare

Scanning Pens Australia

Showerbuddy

Therm-Oz Showers

Australian Innovative Product of the Year

Winner: LusioMATE

Finalists:

KandoKutter Adult Safe Knife

KISA Phone

Konnekt Captioning Videophone

UniPack

Ziggy by Luddi

AT Product Consultant of the Year

Winner: Omid Akbarian, Mobility Engineering

Finalists:

Annette Terranova, Unicare Health

Ash Shiraji, Australian Mobility Equipment

Crystal Chan, Unicare Health

Darren Fawcett, Australian Mobility Equipment

Ethan Marano, Independent Living Specialists (ILS)

Jack O’Keeffe, Wild West Wheelchairs

Jason Howard, Australian Mobility Equipment

Penny Monico, Astris PME

Peter Kerkhof, Wild West Wheelchairs

Industry Person of the Year

Winner: Justin Boulos, WheelieWorx

Finalists:

Joana Santiago, Medifab

Laura Fletcher, Mobility Engineering

Llewellyn Pollard, Unicare Health

Magdalena Love, Permobil Australia

Sentheesh Thiruchelvam, GTK

Commitment to Excellence

Winner: Jodie Cockerill, Shower Buddy

Finalists:

Apollo Healthcare Technologies

Australian Mobility Equipment

David Campbell, Scanning Pens

Jamie Cockle, Medifab

Linda Vella, Shower Buddy

Matt Wylde, GTK

Monique Beutum, Permobil Australia

Unicare Health

ATSA Independent Living Expo Melbourne Award Winners

Most pre-registered seminar session –  Libby Callaway

Best Exhibitor Marketing Campaign –  Mobility Engineering

Best Small stand – Independence Automotive

Best Large stand – Sunrise Medical

ATSA Independent Living Expo Perth Award Winners

Most Pre-registered Seminar Session: David Fagan/Tom Whelan

Best Exhibitor Marketing Campaign: Unicare Health

Best Small Stand: Magic Mobility and Otto Bock

Best Large Stand: Permobil

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Congratulations to all ATSA Award 2022 winners and finalists

Best New Product of the Year

Winner: Droplet® Intelligent Hydration System –TabTimer Pty Ltd

Finalists:
Aucuro Dynamic Shower Holder – Aucuro

Locking Wrist Strap for SOS & GPS Tracking Wristwatches –  Guardian Safety Pendants

RoboFit – RoboFit

Swiss-Trac

TiPY One Handed Keyboard –  WILA-Innovations

Veigel E-Classic Hand Control – Mobility Engineering

Zygo Back Supports – Medifab

Dealer of the Year

Winner: Wild West Wheelchairs

Finalists:
Motum

TabTimer Pty Ltd

Supplier/Manufacturer of the Year

Winner: TabTimer Pty Ltd

Finalists:

Assistive Tech Suppliers Pty Ltd

K Care Healthcare Solutions

Mobility Engineering

Medifab Australia

Merits Australia

Mrs Peggs Handy Line

Showerbuddy

The Rehabilitation Centre

WILA-Innovations

Australian Innovative Product of the Year

Winner: BathCheck – Showerbuddy

Finalists:

Droplet® Intelligent Hydration System –TabTimer Pty Ltd

RoboFit – RoboFit

Disability Friendly Sex Toy  – obdo

AT Product Consultant of the Year

Winner: Sentheesh Thiruchelvam, GTK

Finalists:

Cameron Aussel, Astris PME

Clint Mitchell, Motum

Debbie Borrello, Perth Mobility

Industry Person of the Year

Winner: Monika Saller, GTK

Finalists:

Rachel Fabiniak, Permobil APAC

Robert Hogan, Country Care Group

Commitment to Excellence

Winner: Amin Akbarian, Mobility Engineering

Finalists:

Jodie Cockerill, Showerbuddy

Linda Vella, Showerbuddy

ATSA Independent Living Expo Brisbane Award Winners

Most pre-registered seminar session –  Occupational Therapy Australia

Best Exhibitor Marketing Campaign – TabTimer Pty Ltd
Runners up Mobility Engineering and Invacare Australia & New Zealand

Best Small stand – Mrs Pegg’s Handy Line

Best Large stand – Permobil APAC

ATSA Independent Living Expo Sydney Award Winners

Most Pre-registered Seminar Session: Adaptive Clothing Fashion Show

Best Exhibitor Marketing Campaign: Mobility Engineering

Best Small Stand: PolySpine

Best Large Stand: GTK