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Keller & Kalmbach awarded as "TOP innovator 2020"

Our company is one of the most innovative companies in Germany

Keller & Kalmbach joins the ranks of the most innovative medium-sized companies in Germany. On June 19, 2020, the Bavarian family business from Unterschleißheim was officially awarded the TOP100 prize. This means that the specialist for connection and fastening technology is one of the TOP innovators in the 27th innovation competition in size class C (more than 200 employees). In the scientific selection process, around 120 test criteria were put under the microscope. Keller & Kalmbach was particularly convincing in the categories "Innovation-promoting top management" and "Innovative processes and organisation".

TOP 100: the competition

Since 1993, compamedia has been awarding the TOP 100 seal of approval for special innovative strength and above-average innovation success to medium-sized companies. Since 2002, the scientific direction has been in the hands of Prof. Dr. Nikolaus Franke. Franke is founder and chairman of the Institute for Entrepreneurship and Innovation at the Vienna University of Economics and Business Administration. Mentor of TOP 100 is the science journalist Ranga Yogeshwar. Project partners are the Fraunhofer Society for the Promotion of Applied Research and the BVMW. As media partners, manager magazin, impulse and W&V accompany the company comparison. More information is available at www.top100-germany.com.


Dr. Florian Seidl leads the family run business as CEO in the third generation and is delighted about the award as top innovator. 


Keller & Kalmbach, specialist for fasteners and fastening technology, is among the TOP innovators in the 27th innovation competition in size class C (more than 200 employees).