GATR has won several awards over the years. We are proud of our products and our team of engineers, manufacturing teams, as well as a great staff that promote and support the products, and our administrative and executive teams. Below are some of the accolades GATR has achieved over the years.
2006 – Tibbetts Award: This recognition is for significant achievements involving technological innovation related to the federal Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Program. Individuals and companies selected for these national awards are recognized as having provided outstanding SBIR leadership in the state, region or the nation.
2007 – Popular Science - Invention of the Year Award:
2009 - #259
2010 - #524
2011 - #1093
2012 - #1285
Inc. 500: The Hottest Products: 2009
2010 - R&D Magazine - R&D 100 Award (in communications): Based on the 100 most technologically significant products introduced into the marketplace.
2011 – Huntsville/Madison County Chamber of Commerce, Technology Company of the Year:
2011 – Russell Brown Executive Leadership Award (Huntsville/Madison County Chamber): Paul Gierow – GATR’s President
2012 - Alabama Manufacturer of the Year: Small Business
2012 - Induction into the NASA Technology Hall of Fame: GATR Antenna - Paul Gierow, Bill Clayton
2014 - Via Satellite Excellence Award: Vertical Impact Military
2015 - Alabama Governor's Award for Trade Excellence
2016 - CONNECT's Most Innovative New Product