The DynaMyte Communicator, a 2003 Catalyst Award Honorable Mention, is a portable, lightweight touch screen communicator for people with speech, language and learning disabilities. Since its launch in 1997, DynaMyte is the company's flagship product and DynaVok plans a lunch of four new communicators build on the DynaMyte's success. With good economic numbers and growth rate, the product was given an honorable mention mainly for its high social impact. According to jurror Babette L. Strousse, IDSA, operations manager, Nokia Design, DynaMyte's design was a great advantage to the Catalyst's standard of a high level of social impact. "Its design detailing enables it to satisfy six diverse user categories. The product's benefit to a wide group of disabled people is very important. The DynaMyte Augmentative Communicator was a 1998 Silver IDEA winner in the Medical & Scientific product category.
DaedalusExcel, LSB Technology and Dynavok Systems, Inc.
Tim Cunningham, IDSA