Governor's Export Award
ADDISON, IL- Governor Pat Quinn awarded the 2014 Illinois Governor’s Export Award to Addison, IL based MedGyn Products, Inc. at a large reception held on October. 23, 2014 at The Union League Club of Chicago.
MedGyn Products, Inc., established in 1975, manufactures and distributes medical devices for women’s health care, specializing in gynecology and obstetrics. The export adventure began in 1988.
Today, almost 40 years later, more than 55% of the annual sales are exported to more than 120 countries and territories around the world.
The 2014 Illinois Governor’s Export Award recognizes outstanding accomplishments in the export of Illinois goods and services around the globe.
Governor Quinn noted that Illinois, the largest exporting state in the Midwest and the fifth in the US saw its exports increase by 58% since 2009 and continues to be a big job creator.
“We are very honored to receive this award as it not only shows our efforts in this country, but also recognizes that we continue to grow our global reach to benefit women around the world,” said MedGyn’s founder, president and CEO, Lakshman Agadi after receiving the award.