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Fast Company today named Nima as a finalist of the prestigious 2016 Innovation by Design Awards, now live on All of the winners and finalists are highlighted in the October issue of the print magazine, which hits newsstands on Sept. 20.

The Innovation by Design Awards program, now in its fifth year, honors the most innovative and disruptive design solutions to today’s business problems. This year’s judging panel selected the finalists from more than 1,700 international submissions across 11 categories—the most ever. Nima, with the support of the Montaag design team, is a finalist in the health category for its on-the-spot gluten sensor for food. Nima is recognized alongside well-known brands, such as L’Oreal, Facebook, Target, Nike and Oculus, and other startups like Fitbit, CliniCloud and Profusa.

Fast Company is one of the world’s leading business media brands, with an editorial focus on creativity and innovation in technology, ethical economics, leadership, and design. Headquartered in New York City, Fast Company is published by Mansueto Ventures LLC, along with our sister publication Inc. and can be found online at

Congratulations to all the Fast Company 2016 Innovation by Design Awards finalists, winners and honorable mentions!