Waterbury, Conn. – December 10, 2009 – Oil Purification Systems http://www.ops-1.com/ (OPS), the leader in fluid cleaning technology, is pleased to announce that it has been selected as a winner of the annual New England Venture Summit Top Innovator award by youngStartup Ventures. The list of privately held companies recognizes those that play a leading role in innovation for the Technology, Life Sciences and Clean-tech sectors.
As one of the winners, Greg Slawson, CEO of Oil Purification Systems, presented the company at the exclusive 2009 New England Venture Summit on December 8th at the Hilton in Boston Dedham, where a select group of 450 entrepreneurs, investors, and corporate developers will gather to be the first to meet this next wave of leading edge companies.
“OPS is honored to be in this very elite group of youngStartup Ventures Top finalists,” said Greg Slawson, Oil Purification Systems’ CEO. “Innovation continues to be a driving force behind our fluid cleaning products, so we are pleased to be recognized for our commitment to providing the best technology possible and helping our customers save time and money in their preventative maintenance cycles.”
Honoring the Best
To Honor the youngStartup Ventures Top Innovator recipients, youngStartup Ventures has invited their CEOs and founders to present at the New England Venture Summit, a forum for the most exciting early stage and emerging growth companies, and to share their insights on the future of innovation, and the entrepreneurial journey. Held at the Hilton in Boston Dedham, this intimate, invitation-only conference is the premier venue for today's promising startups.
About Oil Purification Systems
Oil Purification Systems, Inc. fluid cleaning technology is used by hundreds of fleets on thousands of vehicles and generators in trucking, oil and gas, mining, waste management and many other applications. By removing the solid and liquid contaminants from industrial lubricating fluids, the OPS family of fluid cleaning products virtually eliminates the need for routine maintenance, enabling those industries to reduce maintenance costs by 80 percent, extend equipment life and substantially reduce their environmental impact. Founded in 2002, OPS is headquartered in Waterbury, Conn.