Arlene Harris
Awards & Affiliations

Awards


Radio Club of America Fellow – 1987

Personal Communications Industries Association Foundation – Chairman’s Award – 2000

Wireless Week – Enterprising Woman of Wireless – 2000

Cellular Telecommunications & Internet Association E-Tech Hardware Award – Jitterbug – 2006

New York Times Ten Brilliant Ideas (David Pogue)  – 2006

Wireless History Foundation Hall of Fame Inductee – 2007

Andrew Seybold Best New Wireless Company Award – GreatCall – 2007

Readers Digest Top 100 Products – 2007

Consumer Electronic Show Finalist Last Gadget Standing – 2006

Stevie Award  – Best Overall Company of the Year  Service Businesses- Great Call  – 2008

Athena Pinnacle Award Technology  – 2008

American Society of Aging Best Small Business – 2008

Fierce Wireless Top US Wireless Innovators of all Time – 2008

Triple Tree Best Consumer Experience Great Call – 2009

Cellular Telecommunications & Internet Association – Hottest Mobile Consumer Application – 2009

Girl Scouts – Cool Women Award – 2013

Today – Caregiver “Caregiver Friendly Award” – 2014

Wall Street Journal – Simple Phone Award – Jitterbug – 2016

PC Magazine Editor’s Choice Jitterbug – 2016

Wall Street Journal Simple Phones – 2016

Consumer Technology Association Hall of Fame Inductee – 2017

University of California, San Diego – Gordon Fellow Professional Engineering Leadership Award – 2019

T-Mobile Women Making History Recognition – 2021

Radio Club of America Wireless Innovation Award – 2021

Illinois Institute of Technology Honorary Doctorate Engineering & Design – 2021

Affiliations


 

Beta Gamma Sigma International Business Honor Society Inductee 

Illinois Institute of Technology – Society of the Hawk Honorary Member

University of California, San Diego – Order of the Owl Member

Radio Club of America Lifetime Member 

Illinois Institute of Technology – Institute of Design – Board of Advisors 

Illinois Stuart School of Business Board of Advisors

University of California, San Diego Jacobs School of Engineering Council of Advisors

Wireless History Foundation Board of Directors

Don Norman Design Award Foundation Board of Directors

Founder and Chairwoman Wrethinking, The Foundation