The ‘Rising Stars’ category pays tribute to some of the emerging lights and unsung heroes of the mobility equipment sector and is sponsored by Sunrise Medical, one of the world’s largest manufacturers of homecare and extended care products.
Founded in 1983, the Sunrise family of products has been built from many of the most popular brands in the homecare industry, including Quickie, Breezy, Zippie, RGK, JCM, Lomax, Jay, Sterling and Coopers. Sunrise operates manufacturing facilities in the UK, Mexico, US, Germany and Spain.
Its products are distributed to suppliers through dedicated sales organisations and distributors in 90 countries worldwide. Sunrise Medical is about abilities, and it is dedicated to quality of design and its impact on the quality of life.
Here are the 2017 Rising Stars:
Richard Bate, Operations Manager, Easy Living Mobility