#TAXI a Finalist for CATA’s Eriksson Award

April 20, 2009: #TAXI, CellWand’s award-winning mobile application that has already helped millions of Canadians find a taxicab, has been named as a finalist for the 2009 Ericsson Outstanding Product Achievement Award -Content and Application Mobility Industry (MoCo).
#TAXI, accessed by dialling #-T-A-X-I (#-8-2-9-4) on any mobile phone in Canada and now on over 165 mobile phones in the United States, has helped position CellWand as a pioneer for future abbreviated dialling codes to be launched in North America in the years ahead.
The winner will be selected by CATA members through an on-line voting poll. Voting takes place on-line over the next week at:
We encourage you to vote before the deadline on April 24th. The winner will be announced in each category at the CATAAlliance Innovation Awards Gala May 19th at the Telfer School of Management, University of Ottawa.

For over two decades, the CATAAlliance Innovation Awards Gala Dinner has been celebrating the best in Canadian advanced technology. This prestigious Gala has become one of the most eagerly awaited events in Canada’s business calendar.
For more information on the CATAAlliance, visit www.cata.ca

Originally published: 4/20/2009