Optimal Design


Optimal Design is an award-winning product development firm offering services from technology R&D, market definition, industrial design, engineering and production sourcing as a complete package or customized to the client. The firm offers these expertise specifically for the medical, consumer/industrial electronics, green energy, housewares, and consumer durables industries.

Optimal Design uses the mFinity IoT Software Development Kit to embed software in sensors, devices, and equipment that provides secure connectivity to mFinity IoT running in the Oracle Cloud.  They provide IoT expertise at the device-level through the IoT network gateway.



2013 International A’ Design Award for Medical Diagnostic Devices
2013 Innovation Magazine Showcase
2012 Good Design Award
2012 Spark Product Award
2011 Spark Design Award
2011 Best of CES Award
2011 CTIA Emerging Technology Award
2011 PC Magazine Top Ten Most Rugged Cell Phones
2011 Hygiene Recommended Product Shopper Award
2011 Popular Science Product of the Future Award
2011 Popular Mechanics Editor’s Choice Award
2011 IGN – Best of CES 2011 Awards: Best Tablet
2011 Reader’s Choice Award Taunton’s Tool Guide
2010 Popular Mechanics Editor’s Choice Award for Best Tools
2010 Oldhouse Online Best New Gadgets for DIYers
2009 Popular Sciences “Best of What’s New” Award
2009 Popular Mechanics Editor’s Choice Award
2009 IDSA Design Award
2009 NPE Award, Medical Category
2009 Popular Woodworking Magazine Editor’s Choice Award October
2007 This Old House Best New Products
2005 Product Innovation Award – Equipment World Magazine
2005 Chicago Innovation Award
2005 SUPERquest Award for Continuous Achievement
2004 Popular Science “Best of What’s new” Award
2004 Fine Homebuilding “Editors’ Choice Best Overall” Award


IIT Institute of Design
Industrial Design Society of America (IDSA)
Association of Medical Diagnostics Manufacturers (AMDM)


Authorized Mircochip Design Partner
International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR)